Our Team

Our team at Travel Doctor-TMVC Melbourne are passionate about travel and have first-hand experience working and travelling within many of the destinations our patients visit. This allows us to provide travel medicine to a variety of travellers. As passionate travellers, we understand the risks and rewards associated with international travel.

Our medical team have undertaken additional training in this discipline to enable them to provide accurate and individualised advice, all relevant to your destination and itinerary.

We employ experienced travel medicine practitioners, trained nurses and enthusiastic administrative professionals who work together to provide a professional service to all patients. So if you're looking for a GP in Melbourne's CBD that specialises in international travel, book an appointment with the team at Travel Doctor Melbourne today.

Dr Mark Carty

Dr Carty has a background in General Practice, and has worked in Travel Medicine since 1996,including several years of Corporate Medical work at BHP. He completed his Master of Public Health and Tropical Medicine at James Cook University, Queensland, in 2008. 

Dr Sonny Lau


Dr Lau is a medical graduate of the University of Melbourne. He has been working specifically in the travel medicine field since 1993. Prior to this Dr Lau worked in Hong Kong between 1985 to 1991. He then gained training in Infectious Diseases at the Fairfield Infectious Diseases Hospital in Melbourne. He completed his Master of Public Health and Tropical Medicine at the James Cook University of North Queensland in Townsville in 1998.  His special interest is tropical diseases in returned travellers.

Dr Gini Skinner

Dr Gini Skinner is a general practitioner with 30 years’ experience in medicine and 14 years in travel medicine. She has a keen interest in travel health and infectious diseases which followed from working in a travel and family medicine practice in Singapore in 2007. She has an understanding of what issues families might encounter when they travel for recreation or to live and work overseas. She enjoys working in Travel Doctor’s team environment where knowledge is shared between doctors, skilled immunisation and travel health nurses and a savvy reception and administrative team. 
The coordinated and dedicated patient care makes Travel Doctor a unique specialist practice where she finds it a pleasure to work.

Registered Nurses

All of our nurses have travelled extensively and most have worked overseas or been involved in volunteer programs or nursing training abroad. They are all highly skilled and trained to give injections and are able to alleviate the fears of the most anxious 'fully grown child'!

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