Our Team At Sandhurst Plastic Surgery
Our caring staff work hard to ensure every aspect of your experience with us is positive and that you feel well supported. From your first visit and consultation, through to your post-operative care, our team will ensure all your needs are met.
Shantael Dryden - Patient Care Coordinator
As our Patient Care Coordinator, Shantael is the first friendly face you will see when you visit the practice. Shantael takes the time to answer any and all questions that you may have, in person, over the phone or via email. Shantael is there to assist at every stage of your journey from registration and arrival through to booking surgery and future appointments. Shantael is always cheerful and friendly. Her priority is to ensure that your visit to our clinic is a smooth and pleasant one. She is a perfect fit in our quality focused administration team.
Rylee Mylor - Receptionist
As our receptionist, Rylee is the first friendly face you will see when you visit the practice. Rylee takes the time to answer any and all questions that you may have, in person, over the phone or via email. Rylee is there to assist at every stage of your journey from registration and arrival through to payments and future appointments. Rylee is always cheerful and friendly with her priority to ensure that your visit to our clinic is a smooth and pleasant one. She is a perfect match for our reception team.
Emma Lucas - Accounts Administrator
Emma has a comprehensive knowledge of Day Surgery Hospital and Surgical administration. She brings a strong focus and attention to detail to assisting with accounts and administrative processes. Emma is currently undertaking an undergraduate course in nursing and brings a level of clinical knowledge to this role. Emmas strong work ethic and proactive approach will ensure ongoing success in both clinical and administrative roles
Kelly Spiteri - Practice Nurse
With over 18 years nursing experience Kelly is equipped with a breadth and depth of clinical knowledge. Postgraduate surgical qualifications ensure an excellent level of clinical care for all of our patients. Kelly's role offers continuity of care guiding patients before surgery, alleviating concerns and sharing experiences, through to post surgery care and support. Kelly has a passion for helping people and a keen eye for facial aesthetics. Her interest in aesthetics and her clinical knowledge enables her to blend the art and science of clinical injectables for optimal results. Kelly prides herself on giving her clients a very natural and youthful look. Kelly regularly attends seminars and workshops to keep conversant of all current trends in the industry. Kelly is well underway to becoming one of Australia's first Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery's first Nurse Practitioner.
Kellie Oates - Clinical Nurse
Kellie is a clinical nurse that has over 20 years nursing experience in the local area. Her experience in Orthopaedics, Theatre and Rehabilitation has meant that she has a broad knowledge base. Kellie is a keen listener and willing to put in her full effort to ensure patients care needs are met
Melanie Alvarez - Clinic Nurse
Mel is a Registered Nurse who has worked in the regional area for more than 10 years. Her most recent role saw her in theatres of St John of God. She has commenced work at Sandhurst Plastic Surgery and is a wonderful addition to our Nursing team.
Jane Sutton - Business Manager
Jane is Business Manager of Sandhurst Plastic Surgery and Sandhurst Hand Therapy.
Jane grew up in the Murray Mallee region and completed her Bachelor of Occupational Therapy in 1995 at Lincoln Institute (La Trobe University). Since then she has gained extensive experience in physical and upper limb rehabilitation. Jane has completed further postgraduate education at Derby University (UK) and has recently become a Certified Hand Therapist (USA). Jane has gained considerable business experience from running her own Surgical and Rehabilitation Supplies Agency in South Australia for 8 years before moving to Bendigo to assist in establishing Sandhurst Plastic Surgery and establish and act as Director of Sandhurst Hand Therapy. Jane enjoys working in a business that is focused on continuous improvement.