Geriatrician Access

Ringwood Private Consulting Suites offers a broad geriatric medicine service to care for older adults. We are committed to providing quality specialist health care to the local community. By working jointly with your primary care doctor, we aim to provide timely and easily accessible care.
Our location allows easy access and free parking is available on site. We also have pathology and radiology partners co-located with us.

We provide the following services:
  • Comprehensive Geriatric Assessment
  • General Medicine Consultation
  • Supportive & Palliative Care
We treat the following conditions:
  • Dementia & BPSD
  • Delirium
  • Continence
  • Complex Chronic Medical Conditions
  • Falls & Balance
  • Frailty
  • Osteoporosis
  • Polypharmacy
  • Chronic Pain
  • Cancer Pain & Symptoms
  • Lymphoedema

 

Our Specialists 

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Dr Wee-Kheng Soo

MBBS BMedSci FRACP DipGerOnc ClinDipPallMed
Dr Wee-Kheng Soo is a specialist Geriatrician (Aged Care Specialist) and Medical Oncologist. He works at Ringwood Private Hospital, Epworth Eastern and Eastern Health. His special interests include comprehensive geriatric assessment, falls & frailty, cancer supportive care and lymphoedema. 

He is committed to providing quality person-centred care that integrates the person’s health needs and functioning with their goals and values. He believes that better health outcomes can be achieved using an evidence-based approach and by working in partnership with the patient, family, caregivers and health professionals.

Education/Qualifications
2000 Bachelor of Medical Sciences (BMedSci), University of Melbourne
2003 Bachelor of Medicine & Surgery (MBBS), University of Melbourne
2012 Dual Fellowship of the Royal Australasian College of Physician (FRACP)

Post-Fellowship Clinical Training
2012 Clinical Diploma in Palliative Medicine
2019 Diploma in Geriatric Oncology

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Dr Mehrnoosh Kiumarsi

MD FRACP ClinDipPallMed
Dr Mehroosh Kiumarsi is a Geriatrician (Aged Care Specialist) with special interests in cognitive assessments, falls, general medical conditions in the elderly and polypharmacy. She works at Ringwood Private Hospital, Knox Private Hospital and Eastern Health. 

She believes that patients respond better when a doctor is empathic to their needs and cares about their individual problems and concerns as
being a Geriatrician is about being caring, compassionate and devoted. She specifically focuses on engaging the patients and their families in the
management of their medical conditions.

Education/Qualifications
2006 Bachelor of Medicine & Surgery (MBBS), University of Melbourne
2017 Fellowship of the Royal Australasian College of Physician (FRACP)

Post-Fellowship Clinical Training
2017 Clinical Diploma in Palliative Medicine
 

 

The Referral Process

A referral letter is needed from a GP or medical practitioner to see a Geriatrician at Ringwood Private
Consulting Suites.
Patients can be referred via:
Fax: 03 9052 5052
Email: geri.access@healthscope.com.au

Once the referral has been received, we will contact the patient to organise a suitable appointment.


If you wish to discuss a case with a geriatrician, please call 03 9052 5050 during 9am-5pm, weekdays.

The referral form is available in hard-copy, you can download it here or by clicking on the image below. 

 

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