Visiting Specialists

North Eastern Urology Visiting Specialist staff includes:

Dr Daryl Lim Joon

Radiation Oncologist

Ms Tamara Wraith

Physiotherapist


Tamara has focused on clinical excellence and compassion, as a Pelvic health and continence physiotherapist for 20 years and tutored at Melbourne University, on the Post Grad continence/ pelvic floor rehabilitation course, since 2010. Tamara has a keen interest in treating women with vulvodynia and men and women with chronic pelvic pain. Tamara works closely with many Urological surgeons, Urogynaecologists, Gynaecologists & Colorectal surgeons, with a strong philosophy of multi-disciplinary care. She also maintains an interest in general sports and spinal physiotherapy and dance therapy. Tamara has experience in many private clinics and currently works as a Senior Clinician at The Royal Women’s Hospital as physio specialist for the Vulval Disorders Clinic Continence Assessment Clinic, & Obstetric Outpatient clinic. Previous appointments include Mercy Hospital for Women, Frances Perry House, St Vincent’s, Cabrini, Freemasons, North Park Hospital and locums at Peter James and Austin Continence Clinics.

In the sports arena Tamara has treated patients participating in Little Athletics, swimming and Basketball clubs. In 2014 Tamara travelled with an Aus Aid Urology Team coordinated by the College of Surgeons, to the Solomon Islands, to help establish a Continence Clinic there.

Tamara graduated in 1992 and tutored at Trinity College Melbourne University, until 1997, while working as the Senior ICU/Cardiac Surgery Physiotherapist at The Royal Children’s Hospital. Tamara then worked in private practice Collins St and with the Australian Ballet School as well as sessions in community health in Lygon Street, Carlton, before completing the Post Graduate Diploma Pelvic Floor & Continence Physiotherapy (Melbourne University) in 2000. Tamara is on staff at the Royal Women’s Hospital as a Senior Clinician, as well as private practice in Kew & Heidelberg.

Tamara specialises in treating the following conditions:

  • Pelvic organ prolapse
  • Pelvic floor/abdominal muscle weakness or dysfunction
  • Urinary symptoms – incontinence, urgency, frequency, detrusor over activity. (male and female)
  • Voiding dysfunction bladder +/- bowel with/without painful urethra or anal sphincter
  • Pre/Post Prostatectomy/Male continence issues/ Prostatitis
  • Pre/Post-operative Gynecological or Colo-rectal
  • Dyspareunia/Coital pain – Vulvar vestibulitis, Vulvodynia, Vaginismus/Endometriosis
  • Chronic pelvic pain – male and female
  • Musculo skeletal issues of pregnancy: carpal tunnel/ pelvic girdle pain/ Tenosynovitis, rectus diastasis.
  • Mastitis + blocked ducts
  • Chronic lower back pain.
  • Faecal incontinence or obstructed defecation.

Dr Ada Cheung

Endocronologist

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Dr Andrew Weickhardt

Medical Oncologist

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