Meet Our Team

Dr. Olataga is a graduate of Auckland Medical School (NZ), having completed her basic training in 1990. Since then, she obtained her Fellowship with the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners in 1995. She has two adult children and is happily married to our Practice Manager. 

Practice Principal & Supervisor

Dr. Olataga Alofivae-Doorbinnia

Dr. Sorial is a Senior GP who has been working at Powell St Medical Practice since 1996. She graduated from the University of Sydney, with Honours, and also has two adult children. She is happily married to another Dr. Sorial, orthopaedic surgeon. 

Senior GP & Supervisor

Dr. Wendy Sorial

Dr. Balakrishnan is a senior GP who has been working at Powell St Family Practice since 1997. She is a very experienced GP who works part time.

Senior GP

Dr. Sulojini Balakrishnan

GP Synergy sends our practice rotating Registrars, on a 6-12-monthly basis. Our patients love getting to know our training GPs and they are often missed.

GP Synergy Registrars

GP Registrars

Our friendly practice nurses are clinical staff members that you may meet prior to your consults with your GP. They undertake many tasks such as blood pressure monitoring, wound dressings, immunisations, and health checks. 

Negarin & Phillip

Nursing Staff

Our hard-working and friendly Practice Manager has been running Powell St Medical Practice since it opened in 1995. He is happily married to Dr. Olataga, and they have two wonderful children together. 

Kamal Doorbinnia

Practice Manager

As soon as you arrive at Powell St Medical Practice, you will be cheerfully greeted by our excellent Front Desk staff - Vivian and Michaela. 

Vivian & Michaela

Front Desk & Admin Team