Our doctors

Drs Andrew Haines & Maureen Fitzgerald

Drs Andrew and Maureen graduated from medical school at Melbourne University and have been the practice owners at Ashburton Medical Clinic for over 25 years. They are well known in the local community. Andrew and Maureen work Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursday and alternate Wednesdays and Saturdays. 

Dr Ruth Leibowitz

Dr Ruth did her medical training at Nottingham University in the UK and has been living in Australia for many years. She has worked at Ashburton Medical Clinic since 2002. She enjoys cycling and trips to the beach.

Ruth works on Mondays, Wednesdays and Thursdays. 

Dr Catherine Delalande

Dr Catherine grew up in Melbourne and went to medical school at Monash University. She joined Ashburton Medical Clinic in 2005. She lives with her husband and 2 teenage daughters and competes in running and triathlon events in her spare time. 

Catherine works on Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays and some Saturdays. 

Catherine is able to insert and removal Implanons.

Dr Leonora White

Dr Leonora is from Adelaide and did her medical training at Flinders University. She joined Ashburton Medical Clinic in 2003. She lives with her partner and 3 children. She can communicate in Auslan and welcomes Deaf and hard-of-hearing clients. 

Leonora works Mondays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays and alternate Saturdays.

Leonora is able to insert and removal Implanons and remove Mirenas.

Dr Shibani Mishra

Dr Shibani went to university in Mumbai and did surgical training before she decided to become a GP. She joined Ashburton Medical Clinic in 2012. She lives with her husband and 3 children. Dr Shibani is fluent in Hindi and enjoys sewing and painting in her spare time. 

Shibani works Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays and some Saturdays. 

Sheila Hodges

Sheila is our practice nurse. She joined the clinic in 2012 and is a very experienced nurse, especially with children. Sheila is married and has 3 children herself. 

Sheila works Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays.