Dr Melissa Fry MBBS FRCGP

A fellow of the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners, Melissa graduated with a Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery from James Cook University in Townsville. Before joining Doctors at Morningside, Melissa has worked extensively in rural and remote GP settings throughout Queensland.

Melissa has a special interest in women’s health, including family planning, preconception care, pregnancy care, contraception, and sexual health. She is a trained IUD and Implanon inserter.  She has two young girls herself so enjoys seeing children as part of her day.

Melissa enjoys camping, cycling and spending time with her family.

      Dr Ellyn Palfreyman MBBS FRACGP

      Dr Ellyn is a Fellow of the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners. She completed her initial medical studies in Tasmania, and has since worked in far north Queensland and Adelaide before coming to Brisbane. She enjoys all aspects of general practice, but has a particular interest in women’s health, including family planning, preconception care, pregnancy care, contraception, and sexual health. She is a trained IUD and Implanon inserter. She also rather enjoys infant and child health, and skin cancer medicine and surgery.

      Dr Ellyn is able to provide GP shared care with Mater Mothers Hospital. She is also able to support women facing difficult decisions regarding their pregnancy, having trained in non-directive pregnancy counselling.

      Outside of work she loves baking, playing guitar, solving Rubik’s Cubes, and spending time with her cat and family.

          Dr Heidi Rolfe FRACGP

          A fellow of the Australian College of General Practitioners, Heidi graduated with a Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery from Griffith University. Before joining Drs at Morningside, Heidi completed her Masters in Skin Cancer Medicine as well as certificates in Primary Skin Cancer Medicine and Primary Skin Cancer Surgery through University of Queensland.

          Heidi has a special interest in Child health, Women’s Health, Pregnancy Management and Skin Cancer detection and surgery.

          Married with 2 young girls, Heidi enjoys time at the beach and bush walking with her family.

              Dr Mario Soteriou MMBS FRACGP

              An experienced medical practioner of 22 years, Mario enjoys all aspects of general medicine – from women’s and men’s health to paediatric health and chronic disease. Prior to joining Drs at Morningside, Mario was based at Mt Morgan in Central Queensland.

              Mario’s particular speciality is the prevention and diagnosis of skin cancers, excisions as well as musculoskeletal and sports injuries.

              Married with 3 children, Mario loves 4WD on the beach, trips to the coast as well as home renovations and visiting family in Adelaide.

                  Dr Astrid Drobetz FRACGP

                  Astrid commenced her medical career in Vienna before moving to Mackay 12 years ago and then Brisbane in 2017. Enjoying all aspects of general medicine from women’s and men’s health to chronic disease and work-related injuries, Astrid is a valuable member of the Drs at Morningside team.

                  Multi-lingual, speaking both English and German fluently, Astrid enjoys skiing and bike riding with her teenage son and when she gets the time, practicing yoga.

                      Dr Tom Langford-Ely

                      Dr Tom Langford-Ely MBBS FRACGP BSc(BioMed)

                      Tom practices all aspects of general medicine and especially enjoys building strong Doctor-Patient relationships. With a particular interest in children’s health, preventative medicine and chronic disease management, Tom also maintains an interest in skin checks and skin cancer prevention.

                      Born and bred in Brisbane, Tom has been a member of the Drs at Morningside team for five years and is married with a young baby.

                          Dr Dani Partoredjo

                          Dr Dani Partoredjo MBBS, FRACGP

                          Dani practices whole family medicine with a special interest in acupuncture, preventative medicine and skin cancers. Another long-standing member of 19 years at Drs at Morningside, Dani enjoys looking at a holistic view of medicine and wellbeing to prevent, as well as cure.

                          Our resident musician, Dani can often be heard playing in a band or an orchestra and in his spare time can be found walking on the beach with his dogs.