Our Staff

Our Staff

General Practitioners

Dr Alison Sinadinos

Bellarine Community Health General PractitionerMBBS (Hons), FRACGP

Alison graduated from Monash University in 2011 with a Bachelor of Medicine/Surgery (Honours). She worked at Barwon Health for a number of years before commencing General Practice training. She has worked in rural and remote communities around Victoria, Queensland and Tasmania, and has now returned to the Geelong region on a permanent basis. She enjoys all aspects of general practice, particularly preventative health, paediatrics and adolescent health, geriatrics and procedural work (such as skin lesion excisions). She lives with her husband and young son, and is an avid Collingwood supporter.

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Dr Carina Pytellek


Carina graduated from Medicine and Surgery at Deakin University and has worked as a Resident Medical Officer at Barwon Health, completing a Diploma in Child Health and later a Diploma in Obstetrics & Gynaecology with RANZCOG. Carina enjoys the diversity and continuity of care in General Practice, with interests in Diabetes, Chronic Disease and preventative medicine. She has a special interest in women's health, discussing contraception needs and being skilled in Intrauterine device and contraceptive implants. Carina has relocated to the Bellarine and enjoys gardening, playing hockey, but most of all, hugs from her two children.

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Dr John Dyson-Berry


John is providing locum cover while Alison is on leave.

He graduated from Sheffield University England in 1979 with a Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery. He has postgraduate qualifications in Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Child Health, Aviation Medicine and Geriatric Medicine.

John immigrated to Victoria, Australia in the early 1980s and has practiced in Mildura since 1987. He is the Practice Principal at the Lime Medical Clinic, Mildura. He is also a visiting GP for Coomealla Aboriginal Health Corporation and the Murray House Residential Aged Care Facility in Wentworth NSW.

John is planning a gradual path into semi-retirement, with an eventual permanent move to the Bellarine Peninsula.

We welcome John to the BCH team and look forward to him working with us regularly in the future.

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