The Department of Internal Medicine has a long-standing tradition of excellence in patient care and education. The department's clinical activities focus on delivering high-quality and comprehensive care for the prevention of diseases, the management of chronic disorders, and the treatment of hospitalized patients.
Our philosophy at Body Mechanics Medical Centre is to provide world-class medical services to our patients. Our dynamic team of international specialists are dedicated in providing a safe, accurate and comprehensive service to ensure the best patient journey through our fully integrated approach to care.
Clinic Manager / Physiotherapist
Dr. Ardalan Papari is Anesthesiologist who graduated University of Medical science, Ahvaz, Iran in 1994, and then he completed his speciality degree in Anesthesia University of Medical science, Ahvaz, Iran 1997
Medical Director / General Practitioner
Dr Mariam Thomas is a highly knowledgeable General Practitioner, having trained and graduated from the prestigious University of Pretoria,South Africa. She then immigrated to Australia and has close to 10 years of experience in her field.
Dr Thomas has a breadth of international experience in Australia and South Africa, treating vast array of acute and chronic medical conditions. She has a holistic, patient centered approach to patient care and has built her practice through trust and respect for her patients. She communicates with patients sensitively and ensures excellent, safe and thorough patient care is implemented within National Institute of Excellence guidelines and framework.
Christina completed an undergraduate degree in Sports Science and Health from the prestigious Dublin City University in 2012, where she held an Elite Sports Scholarship and accepted an award for sporting excellence. She proceeded to complete a Master’s degree in Physiotherapy from Queen Margaret University Scotland in 2015.
Since graduating, Christina has gained valuable experience working for NHS Scotland, private practice and various rugby teams. She has also completed several postgraduate courses including APPI Pilates Matwork Level1, Mulligan Concepts, Dry Needling, Sports First Aid and Sports Taping. As a clinician, Christina has a strong focus on manual therapy, exercise specific rehabilitation and pre/post-operative management.