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Dr Iniyaval Thevathasan – Inflammatory Bowel Disease & Pregnancy

Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD) comprises of a group of conditions that cause inflammation of the digestive tract and includes Crohn’s disease and Ulcerative Colitis. IBD is most commonly diagnosed between the ages of 18-35. Hence, it follows that a majority of women will conceive for the first time after their [...]

Pre-pregnancy and Pregnancy Vaccinations

Some infectious diseases can cause serious harm to pregnant women or their unborn babies. Ideally, women should be up to date with their immunisations before they become pregnant because it can protect a pregnant woman and her unborn baby from infectious diseases. Obstetrician-gynaecologist, Dr Fiona Cowell, shares the types of [...]

Obstetrician: Dr Amber Moore

Dr Amber Moore is an obstetrician and gynaecologist in full time private practice. She consults at St Vincent’s Private Hospital and the Epworth Freemasons Hospital in Melbourne. She is a consultant gynaecologist at the Royal Womens Hospital. Dr Moore completed a Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery at the [...]

Obstetrician: Dr Marcia Bonazzi

Dr Marcia Bonazzi (MBBS FRANZCOG) is a highly experienced women’s Obstetrician and Gynaecologist. As a female Obstetrician and Gynaecologist, Dr Bonazzi focuses the majority of her time on Obstetrics and Gynaecology concerning the health and wellbeing of expectant mothers and their unborn child. In addition to obstetrics, Dr Bonazzi’s interests [...]

Meet our Staff: Tania Thomasz

During her work at the Monash Medical Centre in 2008 Tania rotated through the neonatal unit. It was here that she discovered a profound passion for the care of newborns and infants. In 2013 Tania joined St Vincent’s Private Hospital Melbourne and the Special Care Nursery has been better for it [...]