Over the last 15 years, our doctors have gained extensive experience from training and working in tertiary settings and specialist units in Melbourne and abroad.

We believe in listening to our patients and take a caring approach in providing up-to-date treatment options best suited their particular condition(s) and lifestyle.


Dr Gene-Siew Ngian — MBBS (HONS), FRACP, PhD

Dr Gene-Siew Ngian is a rheumatologist in Melbourne

After graduating with Honours from the University of Melbourne, Dr Ngian worked at St Vincent’s Hospital before moving on to the Royal Melbourne Hospital and Monash Medical Centre where she completed her rheumatology training. She later completed a PhD at the University of Melbourne examining the cardiovascular manifestations of scleroderma.

Dr Ngian enjoys treating a wide range of rheumatological conditions and understands the importance of a patient-centred approach to care.


Dr Maree Micallef — MBBS (HONS), FRACP


Dr Micallef is a consultant rheumatologist who graduated from Melbourne University with honours and trained at St Vincent’s Hospital, Western Hospital and the Royal Melbourne Hospital. She built on her experience in inflammatory arthritis during a fellowship in Cambridge (UK) in 2013 after being awarded the Victorian Australian Rheumatology Association (ARA) fellowship. 

 Dr Micallef enjoys providing patient-centred care as part of a multidisciplinary team and has an interest in medical education. She also works at the Royal Melbourne Hospital, Skin and Cancer Foundation Inc. and the University of Melbourne.