Phone: 02 9420 0222
Emerald Medical Centre Lane Cove commenced practice in January 2010. Our aim is to provide holistic comprehensive medical care for all our patients. This involves treating all your medical problems. We are also active in preventative health, and our aim is to work together with you to prevent the development of medical problems and to keep you healthy.
WE ARE STILL OPEN REGULAR HOURS & PATIENT SAFETY INSIDE OUR PRACTICE IS FIRST PRIORITY. BULK BILL PHONE CONSULTATION VIA APPOINTMENT ALSO AVAILABLE. CALL PRACTICE FOR DETAILS.
Dr Carl Wong
Dr Wong has over ten years experience working as a GP in the local area of Lane Cove.
Before becoming a GP, Dr Wong worked as a community pharmacist. Having graduated from his medical degree (with honours), he has worked at a number of hospitals in Sydney and in rural areas and has since graduated to becoming a GP. He has then studied extensively in dermatology and skin cancer medicine. He is a certified provider of Implanon insertions. He has also completed Advanced Training in Suicide Prevention. He completed his Diploma of Child Health (with high distinctions)
In 2016, Dr Wong was the recipient of the Lane Cove Citizenship award for recognition of his workplace contributions to the community life of Lane Cove.
Dr Wong writes a monthly Health and Wellbeing article for The Villager Observer, a local community magazine. He is also on the Board of Directors at Sydney Community Services, a local not-for-profit organisation that provides local community services.
Advanced certificate of Skin Cancer Medicine (Bond)
Advanced certificate of General Dermatology (Bond)
Dr Najiba Arian
Previous professional employment:
General Practice - Macquarie Medical Centre North Ryde (2006-2010)
General Practice and Affiliate Medical Officer - Fairfield (1986-2006)
Volunteer Medical Doctor - Red Cross and Commonwealth Rehabilitation Services (1993-1998)
Resident Medical Officer - Fairfiled (1979-1986) and Ryde Hospital (1977-1978)
Registrar at various hospitals - Afghanistan (1973-1976)
Education: Kabul University, Afghanistan.
Professional certification: Medical Board of Australia, RACGP, and University of Queensland.
Dr Norman Phan
Dr Phan completed his Fellowship to the Royal Australian College of General Practice (FRACGP) in 2002. He has experience with working in remote and isolated regions around Australia, including remote aboriginal settlements in outback Northern Territory and North Western/Western Australia. He has completed further post graduate training in Tropical Medicine, Trauma Medicine, Underwater Medicine and Aviation Medicine.
Advance Training in Underwater Medicine
Remote Rural Medicine
Early Management of Severe Trauma /Advance Trauma Life Support (EMST/ATLS)
Aviation Medicine, Aeromedical Evacuation. Fixed Wing and Rotatory Wing.
Dr Darshanee Mahaliyana
Dr Mahaliyana successfully completed the Australian Medical Council Examination in 2013 and worked in Royal North Shore Hospital for two years before joining General Practice training in rural Australia. She passed fellowship of the Royal Australian Colleague of General Practitioners examination in 2007. Before she started working at this practice, she was based on the Central Coast as a GP for six years seeing a wide range on interesting and complex cases. She also has experience working in Aged Care facilities and Aboriginal Medical facilities. She has a wide range of experience and interests, and enjoys managing patients with chronic diseases, work-related health issues and mental health. She has a particular interest in children's and women's health.
Dr Mahaliyana enjoys attending medical seminars and educational event updates, and improving her medical knowledge and clinical skills.
Dr Cheuk Cheung
Dr Cheung completed his medical degree at the the University of Sydney in 2014 and undertook his internship and residency at Bankstown, Campbelltown, and Bowral Hospitals. He then gained further experience working in intensive care and anaesthesia at Royal North Shore and North Shore Private Hospitals before choosing general practice as his specialty.
Dr Cheung enjoys all aspects of general practice and has worked in practices across the North Shore, Western Sydney and Blue Mounntains area. he has particular interests in men's health, musculoskeletal conditions, and managing chronic conditions with a holistic and person-centred approach. He also performs minor procedures including skin excisions and implanon insertion and removal. He has completed a Professional Certificate of Skin Cancer Medicine and the Sydney Child Health Program.
Prior to medicine, Dr Cheung studied piano at the Sydney Conservatorium of Music and maintains his passion for music by playing in jazz groups and occasionally song-writing.
FRACGP, MBBS (USyd)
SCHP (Sydney Child Health Program)
Area of interest:
Chronic disease management
Allied Health Professionals
- Alexandra Saunders, BPsych (Hons)
Registered psychologist with 4+ years of experience at highly regarded psychology practices and clinics across the greater Sydney area. Alexandra has treated depression, anxiety, trauma, personality-disorders, and drug and alcohol addiction in clients ranging from children and adolescents through to adults and the elderly. Alexandra has a unique blend of academic expertise and practical experience, complemented by a truly caring psychologist-patient relationship that promotes client results, well-being, and quality of life. Treatment specialties include Cognitive Behaviour Therapy, Solution Focused Therapy, Mindfulness Techniques and Motivational Interviewing, and treatment programs are always personalized for individual clients to guide improvement over both short term consultation periods and long term personal development periods. She offers Eye Movement Desensitisation and Reprocessing (EMDR) as a treatment intervention for trauma memories.
Ms Erna Lim
Ms Linda Butler
Our friendly and experienced receptionist are willing and able to help ypur visit to our practice and are there also to answer any enquiries you have.
Skin Cancer Clinic
Diabetic Educator now started.
Asthma Clinic coming soon.
All consultations performed in our medical practice by the doctors are bulk billed. For those without a valid Medicare Card, a cash or eftpos payment is required:
After Hours Services
Compliments And Complaints
Failure to attend appointments