Independent Medical Practitioners

at Eastern Medical Centre


Eastern Medical Centre are proud to have such a dedicated team of Doctors, Health Care Professionals and Support Staff to take care of you or your loved ones. 

We offer a diverse range of services in a vast range of health areas.

Dr Sebastian Pavone

M.B.B.S, B.Sc., Med. Sci. MRACGP


Dr Pavone is the Practice Principal. He works Tuesday and Wednesday. He speaks Italian, Spanish and French. His special interests are Trauma and Emergency Medicine

Dr Pavone has a strong passion to ensure the future success of all doctors and to help with this dream. Dr Pavone is accredited with the VMA (Victorian Metropolitan Alliance), Melbourne University and Monash University and is approved to supervise, mentor and train GP registrars and medical students.

He also provides mentoring for overseas trained Doctors

Dr Tony Palleschi



Dr Palleschi special interests are in Men’s health, Children’s health and immunisation. Dr Palleschi is an accredited Registrar supervisor with EVGP and also mentors Medical students from various universities.

Dr Palleschi consults at Eastern Medical Centre on Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday. Dr Palleschi speaks Italian.

Dr Cely Goeltom



Dr Goeltom brings with her experience and enthusiasm in a wide spectrum of General Practice. She has particular expertise in Sexual and Reproductive Health and Menopause. Dr Goeltom is accredited with Monash University to supervise, mentor and train medical students.

Dr Goeltom is available by appointment and works Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday. Dr Goeltom speaks Indonesian/Malay.

Dr Leena Ayala



Dr Ayala’s special interests include Preventative Medicine, Mental Health, Cardiovascular Disease, Diabetes and Women’s Health.

Dr Ayala works four days a week and speaks fluent Spanish.

Dr Dallas Smith



Dr Smith comes from an Emergency Medicine background previously. Dr Smith has special interests in preventative medicine, musculoskeletal conditions, minor surgical procedures and diseases of the skin.

Dr Smith consults Monday to Friday and occasional Saturdays.

Dr Shu Min Chin



Dr Chin has a special interest are in women’s and children’s health, preventative medicine and minor surgical procedures. She is accredited with Monash Health for shared antenatal care. Dr Chin also enjoys tutoring medical students at Monash University.

Dr Chin works Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and occasional Saturdays. Dr Chin speaks Cantonese.

Dr Andrew Pham



Dr Andrew graduated from Deakin University School of Medicine in Geelong. He has completed his hospital training with Monash Health and has worked in a wide range of disciplines including: ICU, Cardiology, General Medicine, Paediatrics and Emergency Medicine.

He enjoys all aspects of General practice and loves to get to know all his patients. Outside of medicine, Dr Andrew enjoys reading, gardening, travelling and playing musical instruments

Dr Anh Truong

BBiomedSc (Hons), MBBS (Hons), FRACGP.


Dr Truong enjoys the diversity and surprises that General Practice provides.

She enjoys baking, crocheting and spending time with family outside of medicine.

Dr Truong consults Wednesday to Friday. Dr Truong speaks conversational Vietnamese.