The Anima Clinica team are firmly committed to providing a comprehensive range of services that realise the World Health Organisation’s vision of health. We believe that every individual has the right to realise their full potential.
“Health is a state of complete physical, mental and social wellbeing and not merely the absence of disease or infirmity.”
– The World Health Organisation’s (WHO) Constitution.
Dr Andrew Frukacz
MBBS (Adel)., FRANZCP., Grad Dip Adult Psychotherapy (ANZAP).
Provider No. 049631EB
Dr Andrew Frukacz was first awarded a Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS) from the University of Adelaide School of Medicine in 1983. He then went on to specialise in the field of psychiatric medicine, being awarded a Fellowship with the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatrists (FRANZCP) in 1995.
Dr Frukacz has worked as a consultant psychiatrist in Bathurst and regional and remote Australia since 1997. He has a wealth of knowledge and experience across all areas of adult mental health and has assisted many people to work through and overcome life's challenges.
Dr Frukacz believes everyone deserves exceptional health services regardless of their circumstances.
Clinical Nurse Consultant
BHSc(Nr)., RN., CMHN., Grad Dip Adult Psychotherapy (ANZAP).
Provider No. 4540531Y
Nadia is a registered nurse and credentialed mental health nurse. She completed her general nurse training at the Broken Hill Base Hospital in 1986, and in 1989 she completed her psychiatric nursing at the Roselle and Gladesville Psychiatric Hospitals in Sydney.
On completion of a Bachelor of Health Science (Nursing) from the Southern Cross University, Nadia was one of the first nurses accepted into the postgraduate training program of the Australia and New Zealand Association of Psychotherapy. During this time she was mentored by many of Australia’s leading clinicians such as Emeritus Professor Dr Russell Meares, Associate Professor Dr Joan Haliburn and Dr Robert Gordon.
Being at the helm of our skin clinic, Nadia offers extensive knowledge and experience across our many treatments.
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Dr Shaun Walsh
BDS., MBBS (Syd)., FACCS.
Dr Walsh received First Class Honours in both dentistry (BDS 1979) and medicine (MBBS 1989) from Sydney University. Following this, he was also awarded prizes in both surgery and medicine and is now a Fellow of the Australasian College of Cosmetic Surgery (FACCS).
From 2000 to 2010 Dr Walsh was assistant surgeon to one of Sydney's leading plastic and reconstructive surgeons, an experience Dr Walsh said led to his keen interest in cosmetic and skin cancer medicine.
Dr Walsh has been a principal trainer for Merz Aesthetics in the field of neurotoxin and dermal fillers and continues to enjoy teaching both nurses and doctors.
He has a strong belief that patients living in country regions deserve the same high standard of cosmetic medical care as their city counterparts and believes in providing patients with realistic, natural and age appropriate treatments, delivered in safe, ethical environments.
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Dr Ron Feiner
MBBS., FACCS., FCPCA., FACAM.
Dr Ron Feiner is a Fellow and the Medical Dean in charge of Training for the Medical Faculty of the Australasian College of Cosmetic Surgery., (ACCS).
Dr Feiner is also a Fellow of the Cosmetic Physicians College of Australia., (CPCA), and the Australian College of Aesthetic Medicine., (ACAM).
He has a wealth of knowledge as both a clinician and a trainer, and is passionate about developing and maintaining clinical standards and governance for all clinicians working in the cosmetic aesthetic industry.
Dr Feiner has been recognised for his significant contribution to the field of minimally invasive facial rejuvenation, utilising a variety of injectable products including lipo-transfer grafting, liposculpture, suture suspension and eyelid blepharoplasty surgery.
Dr Feiner believes that, “beautiful natural outcomes are achievable with minimally invasive procedures that can be considered an extension of regular grooming”.
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LASER Safety Officer
Kellie's dedication to her work makes her a highly valued member of our team. Her warm, welcoming nature boosts patients' confidence that they are in safe hands of someone who has the skills and experience to provide the most comprehensive and professional care.
Kellie came to anima clinica with 10 years of experience as a pharmacy assistant and has since undertaken extensive training and studies in paramedics at Charles Stuart University, LASER's and light therapies, and advanced dermal treatments.
Kellie has a keen interest in skin and enjoys helping our patients restore, rejuvenate and maintain their natural beauty. Kellie is passionate about achieving a tailored individualised journey for each patient.
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Front Office Coordinator
LASER Safety Officer
Christine is the dynamo that keeps anima clinica running smoothly. She has also completed her LASER Safety Officer Certificate and Advanced Dermal Training with Ultraceuticals.
This young lady from Western Australia, has a quiet, calm and gentle nature, perfect for the helm of our extremely busy, and at times hectic clinic.