Our highly trained team of practitioners will customise an individual treatment plan to address your specific concerns.

Dr Sue Galligan

B.Med Sci, M.B.B.S, FACP (Phlebology) FACAM

Sue is a Graduate of the University of Tasmania, School of Medicine.  Her background is in general practice.  In 1995 she co-founded Laserway, a practice specialising in sclerotherapy (treatment of leg veins) and laser treatments.

Sue has completed training within Australia and overseas, including a course in Laser Biophysics run by the Harvard Medical School post graduate foundation.

Sue is a Fellow of the Australasian College of Phlebology (veins), an Associate Member of ASLMS (American Society of Laser Medicine and Surgery) and a Fellow of ACAM (Australasian College of Cosmetic Medicine). She is also currently sitting on the Radiation Advisory Council of Tasmania.

In 2012, Laserway divided and Sue stayed on in the same site creating a new entity called Laserway on Davey.

Sue and her highly trained team of experienced professional practitioners are committed to delivering International best practice treatments through state of the art technologies and products. They are committed to ongoing education and training to ensure that they remain at the forefront of this progressive area of medicine.

Dr John Banks

(Cosmetic Physician) MBBS

John is a graduate of Sydney University who, after initial hospital training, completed six years of specialist training in Ophthalmology where his interest in eyelid and delicate facial surgery had its origins. After two years in Alice Springs as regional ophthalmologist he returned to Hobart and entered general practice in Sandy Bay, maintaining some parallel ongoing ophthalmology work. Over a decade ago he commenced working in this area of medicine, providing services in various treatments and has had wide experience in the use of lasers and injectables, especially muscle relaxant and dermal filler injections, both of hyaluronic acid and collagen stimulation. John has trained under visiting overseas trainers and has himself been a trainer for Q-Med.  He also provides surgical expertise in removal of facial skin blemishes and both upper and lower eyelid surgery.

He aims to provide medical advice and skilled cosmetic skin services with a focus on rejuvenation and freshening of faces. John’s treatments are provided in a sensitive and professional manner, utilising medical, pharmalogical, injectable and surgical techniques appropriate to each individual patient. Together with his cosmetic work, John continues to divide his time between general practice and specialist ophthalmology. John is a Fellow of ACAM (Australasian College of Cosmetic Medicine).

Dr Amy O'Brien

BMedSc; MBBS (Hons); FRACGP; Cert. Sclerotherapy.

Amy graduated from Medicine at the University of Tasmania in 2000. She worked interstate an overseas before returning to Hobart to work in general practice in 2009. Since this time Amy has developed an expertise in diagnosis and management of skin cancers and non-malignant skin conditions, laser therapy, treatment of varicose veins and anti-wrinkle injections.
 
She has advanced her knowledge with a Certificate of Sclerotherapy (injection therapy of varicose veins) in 2014 and a Professional Diploma of Dermoscopy (2016-2017). Amy regularly attends conferences for skin and veins, maintaining ongoing education in these fields.
 
At Laserway on Davey Amy uses a number of lasers allowing treatment of skin conditions including rosacea, broken capillaries, pigmentation, skin rejuvenation and age related skin conditions. She provides assessment and management of varicose and spider veins with injection therapy. Amy performs minor skin  procedures in the rooms and also offers anti-wrinkle injections

 

Dr Hannah Chapman

(BMedSc, MBBS, FRACGP)

Hannah graduated from the University of Tasmania in 2002.  She spent a rewarding seven years working in General Practice before taking a break to start a family.  She started at Laserway on Davey in late 2015 and offers treatments for a range of common skin conditions including rosacea, broken capillaries and hyperpigmentation.  She also offers laser rejuvenation, IPL, laser hair removal and anti-wrinkle treatments.     She is passionate about rejuvenating and optimizing skin health.
She currently holds two other positions in the areas of Women’s Health services and Medical Education.

Olivia Karas

Olivia brings an extensive wealth of knowledge in the cosmetic medical field to the team. Having a Beauty Therapist background, she chose to further her studies and went on to complete a Graduate Diploma of Dermal Therapies through The Australian Academy of Dermal Science in 2017. She continues to further her field of knowledge allowing her to provide patients with the latest and most effective techniques to achieve the best result possible. At Laserway on Davey, Olivia will be focusing on Laser, IPL, skin tightening, MDA, chemical peels and cosmeceuticals

Melissa Stokes

Melissa brings to the team many years of experience as a Beauty Therapist and Makeup Artist. She is trained in microdermabrasion, medical skin facials and laser and IPL Solutions for hair removal and skin rejuvenation. She is passionate about the benefits of medical grade skin care and is keen to assist patients to assess and prescribe the right active ingredients to achieve optimum skin health. Mel enjoys working with patients to gain best outcomes and remains up to date with changing research and equipment.

Robyn Barrett-Roydhouse

(RN Div1)

Robyn has practiced as a nurse injector for the past 10 years and during that time has worked as the agent and trainer for Inamed Aesthetics, distributors for Collagen and as an Aesthetics Technical Consultant for Allergan. Currently she is a trainer for iNova.

Robyn provides clinical facilitation for the use of anti-wrinkle treatments in the pursuit of non-surgical facial enhancement.

In addition to consulting here at Laserway on Davey, Robyn also works in a number of medical cosmetic practices in Melbourne, regional Victoria and Adelaide.

Jenny Duggan

Practice Manager (DipProfPractMgt MAAPM)

Jenny has worked alongside Dr Sue Galligan since 1999. During this time Jenny has refined office policy and procedure, and optimised the daily running of Laserway on Davey. She ensures the practice observes all legislative changes and medical compliance obligations, ensuring a high professional standard is maintained. Jenny is committed to fostering an excellent working relationship with all industry representatives and colleagues. She is the liaison between staff, doctors and patients, enabling the practice to consistently provide the highest level of customer service. Jenny strives to ensure that every person's experience at Laserway on Davey, is a positive one, and the needs and expectations of our patients are met. Jenny holds a Diploma in Professional Practice Management and is a Certified Member of the Australian Association of Practice Managers.