Our Doctors
Dr. Mike Levy

Dr Levy is originally from South Africa. He moved to the UK and completed his training in 1993 in London, where he worked for fifteen years before moving to Australia with his family in 2008.

Mike has special interests in Men’s Health, Cardiology, Children’s Health and Psychology and Mental health.

He also performs minor operative procedures including circumcision for baby boys and vasectomies for men who have completed their families.   

Mike encourages and helps all his patients to take control of their health in a proactive and preventative way. He follows a holistic approach to well-being and offers a comprehensive Healthy Men and Healthy Women's Check to all patients. 

When not working Mike might be found on his mountain bike, motorbike or behind a good book. 

Dr. Alix Armstrong

Dr Alix Armstrong graduated from Griffith University in 2011 and completed her Internship and Residency at Cairns Base Hospital. In 2014 Alix returned home to Brisbane to commence working in General Practice.  She obtained her Fellowship with the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners in 2016. Alix has completed post graduate studies with a Diploma in Child Health through the University of Sydney.  She is also trained in Implanon insertion and removal. Prior to medicine Alix completed a degree in Occupational Therapy and worked as an Occupational Therapist. 
Alix has broad general practice experience and enjoys all aspects of general practice. She feels privileged to care for her patients, and is comfortable caring for everyone from the newborn to the elderly. 
When not at the clinic Alix is happily busy raising her young family

Ashgrove Family Practice
Dr. Matt Cadman

Matt graduated from Griffith University in 2009. He undertook his Internship in Bunbury Regional and Royal Perth Hospital before moving back to Brisbane to undertake further training at the Princess Alexandra Hospital. He obtained his Fellowship with the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners in 2014. Prior to undertaking his medical studies, he completed a Bachelor of Music and worked as a radiographer after completing a Bachelor of Applied Science degree.

Matt has interests in intellectual and developmental disability, mental health and child health

In his spare time he enjoys cycling and spending time with his wife and 2 children

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Dr. Sam Lenti

Dr Lenti is a University of Queensland graduate who worked at Royal Brisbane Hospital for 6 years before moving to rural Queensland for 15 years. He has been working in Paddington since 1999. Dr Lenti enjoys all areas of general practice and his particular interest is in Men's Health and Geriatrics. At this stage Dr Lenti is not taking on new patients.

He is a keen golfer and fisherman. Besides English, Dr Lenti is a fluent speaker of Italian.

Dr. Monica Steel

Dr Monica Steel graduated from University of Queensland in 2003 and attained her fellowship in General Practice in 2010. Monica also completed a Masters in Sports Medicine in 2016.


She enjoys the variety and challenges of general practice but has a special interest in Paediatrics and Orthopaedics.


Monica has been working for over 10 years at the Mater Public hospital in Paediatric Emergency, Paediatric Fracture Clinic and more recently Adult Orthopaedics. She continues to divide her time between her Public Hospital work and General Practice and finds the balance rewarding.

Ashgrove Clinic
Dr. Swee Teng

Dr. Swee Teng is registered with the Medical Board of Australia and has been in practice since 1997. She received her undergraduate degree and medical degree from the University of Queensland.


Prior to working in Brisbane, she had 10 years experience serving in rural Queensland. Working in rural Australia, Dr Teng has seen a wide range of cases, from antenatal to palliative care.


She specialises in medical acupuncture treatment. She is also very passionate in providing holistic approaches that include leading a healthy lifestyle and the principle of body, mind and soul. Dr Teng’s non-judgemental approach has been proven to be successful in the management of complex cases.


Dr Teng is proficient in Travel medicine – vaccination and general travel advice including Yellow Fever Vaccinations.


Dr Teng is keen to help you deal with unresolved, troublesome chronic issues, such as weight, lethargy and sleeping problems.


She practices what she preaches. She is interested in exploring new scientific approaches – such as FODMAPS diet. Her hobbies include healthy cooking, maintaining a fitness regime that includes meditation, tai chi, walking and swimming.


Besides English, Dr Teng is a fluent speaker of Mandarin, Cantonese, Hokkien and Bahasa.

Dr. Zina Jawad

Dr Zina obtained her MBChB through Baghdad University in 2003. She migrated to Australia in 2008 and worked in Ipswich Hospital and Bundaberg Hospital in various departments including Emergency Medicine, General Surgery, Obstetric and Gynaecology, Paediatrics and Mental Health. She started GP training in 2013 and gained her RACCGP fellowship 2016.


She enjoys all aspects of general practice ; however she has a specialist interest in Women’s Health, Antenatal, Paediatrics, Chronic Disease Management and Preventative medicine. When not at work she enjoys rainforest walking and playing with her cat Lucy.

Dr Zina speaks English and Arabic

Ashgrove Family Practice
Dr. Janice Steinohrt

Dr Steinohrt graduated from University of Queensland in 1983. After working at Royal Brisbane and QEII hospitals, she spent several years as a rural GP locum in South East Queensland. Dr Steinohrt returned to Brisbane and worked for several years in Sunnybank before commencing at Paddington in 1989. She enjoys bush-walking and photography in her spare time. At this stage Dr Steinohrt is not taking on new patients.

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Dr. Naomi Fraser

Dr Fraser graduated from the University of Queensland in 1992. She has worked in General Practice for 19 years and after eight years working in Newmarket, she joins the team at Paddington. Naomi enjoys all aspects of General Practice with a special interest in Aged Care, Women's Health and Paediatrics.


She lives locally in Ashgrove with her husband and 4 children.

Dr. Jodie Ross

Dr Jodie Ross was awarded her MBBS from The University of Queensland in 2009.  Prior to completing medicine, Jodie worked as a pharmacist for several years.


In her junior years as a doctor, Jodie worked at Ipswich Hospital.  She enjoyed a wide variety of medical sub-specialties and delighted in forming strong therapeutic relationships with patients and their families.  It was obvious that family medicine would thus be a good fit, and she embarked on her specialty training as a General Practitioner through AGPT.  


She was awarded her specialist GP fellowship in 2017. Jodie enjoys working with all patients in general practice, young and old.  She loves supporting new Mums (and Dads!) as they navigate their new role as a parent.  Jodie has substantial experience working with children and adolescents.  She has an interest in women's health.  Given her pharmacy background, she has an excellent understanding of medicines and their role in the management of disease.  She is committed to helping patients coordinate their complex chronic disease management - believing that patients having a good understanding of their health problems results in better outcomes.

Practice Nurses  
Lyn & Lynne
Chronic Disease Nurse  
Reception Staff
Sheryl,  Zoe, Rebecca, Catherine 
Practice Manager
Emily Maynard
Dr. Julian Chin

Dr Chin graduated from the University of Western Australia in 1985 and completed internship and residency at the Royal Perth Hospital.

He has been working in General Practice since 1989.

He worked for three years as a solo remote rural GP and dispensing  Pharmacist in the Wheat belt of Western Australia before running his Own Group Practice for 20 years in Northern NSW.

He is interested in applying evidence based medical practice and the scientific method to any encounter.