Our Doctors (GP’s)

Dr Ponnuthurai Paransothy (Paran)

Dr Paran has been working as a GP in Koo Wee Rup and Pakenham for the last 14 years.
Prior to that he worked in Southern Health (Dandenong Hospital and Monash) as well as in Peninsula (Frankston) and Eastern Heath (Angliss) in various medical specialties.

Dr Paran qualified as a Medical Doctor in 1987 and worked in all fields of medicine at the Jaffna Teaching Hospital. This included Paediatrics, Neonatology, Gynaecology, Obstetrics, Surgery, Medicine, ICU and Emergency Medicine. He then practiced Anaesthesia at the same hospital for 5 years (1993-1998) and had experience in Ophthalmology at the Eye Hospital, Colombo (1998-1999) before migrating to Australia.

Qualifications: MBBS; FRACGP

Languages Spoken: English and Tamil

Currently working on

  • Monday to Friday 9:00am to 6pm
  • Sunday 9:00am to 1pm
Dr Niranjani Harindran (Jenny)

Dr Harindran has been working as a qualified RACGP Practitioner in Australia since 2011.  Prior to that, she immigrated to Australia in 2001 and has experience working at the Frankston Hospital as well as experience in rural/regional medicine having spent time at the Hamilton hospital, Victoria. She has also worked as a GP in Hamilton from 2008-2011.

Dr Harindran completed her medical training in 1992 from the university of Jaffna in Sri Lanka before working in 3 major hospitals in her country from 1992-2000

Her special interests include: Chronic Disease Management, Women’s Health and Migrant Health.

Languages Spoken: English and Tamil

Currently working on

  • Thursday from 9am to 3:30pm
  • Saturday from 9am to 1pm
Dr Mansutha Akilan (Sudha)

Qualifications: MBBS; FRACGP

Languages Spoken: English, Tamil and Singhalese

Currently working on

  • Monday to Wednesday 9:00am to 4:15pm
  • Friday 9:00am to 4:15pm
  • Sunday 9:00am to 1pm

Allied Health

Elizabeth Pellow

Mental health social worker, all referrals to be faxed to 8672 3545.