Meet the Karuna-maya Medicine Team

Compassionate medical and allied health care based in Jan Juc on Victoria’s Surf Coast.

Our primary goal is to offer Jan Juc, Torquay and the broader Surf Coast community compassionate, professional and reliable healthcare, via access to a wonderful range of medical and allied health practitioners in one friendly and welcoming environment. Take a moment to find out more about our team below, then once you’re ready simply book online and we’ll see you soon.

General Practitioners

Dr Millie Glen

Special interests: Menopause/Perimenopause, Paediatric and Adolescent health, Family Planning, Minor Procedures including Skin Cancer
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Dr Joanne Cunningham

GP Registrar
Special interests: As a GP Registrar, Joanne is interested in all aspects of General Practice, and has a special interest in Oncology and Palliative Care.
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Dr Clodagh Birmingham

Special interests: Chronic disease management, Respiratory Medicine, Women's & Children's Health, Dermatology, Sexual Health, Travel Medicine
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Allied Health

Nursing Team

Our nurses are an essential part of the Karuna-maya Medicine team. We are extremely fortunate to have them here to help with chronic disease management, immunisations, health checks, wound care and general health advice.


Meet Me

Cathy trained at the Royal Hobart Hospital and has worked in many varied areas of nursing, including operating theatre, indigenous remote work, child health and immunisation.

Cathy is interested in proactive immunisation, assisting with procedures and adult health checks.

Outside of work, Cathy’s recreational hobbies include dragon boating and trekking.


Meet Me

Denise is a Canadian trained Registered Nurse and has worked in a variety of healthcare settings, including rural and regional hospitals, cardiac rehab, community nursing and hospital in the home. She is a certified health coach and yoga instructor and enjoys promoting holistic health and wellness in the clinic.

Denise is interested in wound care, care plans, health assessments and childhood immunisations. In addition, she enjoys working with children, and coaching those who wish to make positive changes in their health.

Outside of work, Denise enjoys yoga, Pilates, paddleboarding and outdoor activities with her young family.

Admin & Practice Management

Meet the powerhouse of Karuna-maya Medicine! The girls on the front desk keep everything running and will do their best to help you with your enquiries and appointment needs. They are very busy, so please be patient.









Georgina Orchard

Practice Manager
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