Phone: 03 9590 9955 Fax: 03 9590 9949 Email:

Our Team

our team
The Doctor at CMC - Dr. Jessica Dhir (MBBS, MD, FRACGP)

I am vocationally registered GP. I am working as a doctor since 1991 - in various fields of medicine including masters in obstetrics and gynaecology. I changed over to general pratice few years ago and love looking after families specially all the little kids. I love spending time with my husband & three kids. My other hobbies are singing and dancing.

The Doctor at CMC - Dr. Preeti Gadgil (MBBS, FRACGP)

I am a Fellow of the Royal College of GPs. I have a wide range of medical experience including Hospital work, Psychiatry, Navy Doctor, Rural GP etc. I am a warm, caring and passionate doctor. My special interest is looking after women and kids.

The Consultant Psychiatrist at CMC - Dr Bharat Saluja (MBBS, MD Psychiatry (Gold Medal) FRANZCPm CCST, Psychological Therapies)

We welcome Dr Saluja to Carewell Medical. Please call 9590-9955 for an appointment. * Referral required.

Dr Bharat Saluja - Consultant Psychiatrist
I am a Consultant Psychiatrist and my qualifications are MBBS, MD Psychiatry, FRANZCP, MSc Psychological Therapies (CBT strand) and CCST (UK).

Over the last 17 years, I have been working as a consultant psychiatrist in Australia, Singapore, UK and India working with people of different ethnicities and cultures in different settings like Community, In-patient, Medium and Low Secure Hospitals, Teaching hospitals, Corporate Hospitals and Rural areas.

I have also held leadership positions including Associate Medical Director for Devon Partnership Trust, NHS (UK), and Deputy Chief for Forensic Mental Health Services, IMH (Singapore) and Head for Adult Mental Services and currently Head of Youth Services (Monash Health, Australia).

The Consultant Hypnotherapist Ms Arpita Saluja

Arpita Saluja - Clinical Hypnotherapist with Masters in Neuro Linguistic Programming (NLP) from UK.
I utilise my acquired knowledge, experience and training in both Clinical Hypnotherapy & NLP to assist patients in (but not limited to) - *Smoking Cessation, *Pain management, *Anxiety and Stress management, *Weight Management,Nail Biting, *Nocturnal Enuresis (Bedwetting), *Irritable Bowl Syndrome (IBS), *Phobia/Fears, *Insomnia/Disturbed sleep, *Behavioural issues in childhood, *Snoring, *Performance anxiety, *Confidence building, *Stuttering/Stammering, *Dental-Bruxism, *Gagging, *Fear of needles and more recently in movement disorders mainly Parkinsons.

I am also professionally trained (intern) in Goulding Sleep Talk® for children, a powerful process of positive parenting that empowers and allows parents to improve and balance their child’s behaviour. I teach parents to discover the Sleep Talk® process which allows them to improve their children’s behaviours, attitudes and habits.

I have actively worked as a therapist in Australia, UK, Singapore ands India to help individuals achieve their desired goals and outcome in a positive way.

I am a Professional member of Australian Hypnotherapy Association (AHA) and on the National Hypnotherapists Register of Australia, also a member of BSCH (British School of Clinical Hypnosis) (Assoc), UK and abide by the ethical standards of the associations.

I provide initial consultation of 20 mins free of charge, to explain and answer any queries you might have. So, book your 20 minutes FREE consultation today on 03 9590 9955 or email or email

The Staff:

Lyn - Receptionist
Allison - Receptionist
Sahil - Receptionist
Sharyn - Practice Nurse
Lee - Practice Manager

Mission Values

Delivering quality medical, allied health services and information to individuals and the community to improve health outcomes. We embrace and deliver evidence based healthcare. We work to the highest possible standards to achieve quality outcomes based on best practice. We act with honesty, openness and fairness. We respect each other, the needs of our patients and the community.


Call us or Email usConsultation is by appointment and can be made by
Calling 03 9590-9955 or
Our Practice Hours
  • MON : 08:30AM - 05:30PM
  • TUE : 08:30AM - 05:30PM
  • WED : 09:30AM - 06:30PM
  • THU : 08:30AM - 05:30PM
  • FRI : 08:30AM - 05:30PM
  • SAT : CLOSED *(Subject to change)
  • SUN : CLOSED *(Subject to change)
Contact Address

Shop 15, 11 Narelle Drive, Aspendale Gardens, 3195
Phone: 03 9590 9955
Fax: 03 9590 9949

Urgent Request or Walk-In Patients

Urgent medical problems will be dealth with promptly. "Walk-ins" will be offered the next available appointment.

Appointments are made at 15 minutes intervals. If you have a complex medical problem or require a procedure please advice our reception and we will book a longer appointment.

After Hours Care

Patients required medical attention after hours are advised to contact the following resources:

Home Visiting Doctors - 13 74 25
NURSE ON CALL - 1300 60 60 24
Victorian Poisons Information 13 11 26
Ambulance - 000

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