Meet the Team

We offer a highly dedicated and experienced team at TMS Erina. Our aim is to deliver high quality treatment in a calm, comfortable and peaceful environment.

Led by our Founder Consultant Psychiatrist Dr Anthony Mason our team are passionate about providing a professional and effective treatment where we guide our patients through every step of the process. During treatment, progress in monitored by our team of TMS technicians with the support of our treating psychiatrist. Our treating doctors and technicians work together to provide the best outcome for you. 

We highly recommend you contact us and talk to one of our team members to get a better understanding of TMS therapy. You can book in for an initial assessment and consultation to ensure you are suited to TMS. It is important for us to provide you with a good understanding of how TMS works as we want you to feel comfortable with the therapy. Our phone number is 02 4314 7000 or you could email us your information. CONTACT US and we will get back to you with answers to any questions you may have. 

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Dr Anthony Mason TMS Erina

Dr Anthony Mason

MBChB, MRCPsych, BSc (Hons), FRANZCP Consultant Psychiatrist

Dr Anthony Mason has had a broad range of training in psychiatry. He has worked as a specialist in inpatient units and community teams in the subspecialties of general adult and older persons psychiatry.

Dr Mason graduated in medicine from the University of Cape Town in South Africa in 1998. He then moved to the UK where he worked and trained in psychiatry within the British National Health Service.

Dr Mason has worked as a specialist in the British National Health Service for 7 years before relocating to Australia. Since moving to Australia in 2016, Dr Mason initially worked as an inpatient Psychiatrist at Gosford and Wyong Public Hospitals. He then worked at Brisbane Waters Private Hospital for 3 years, where he was involved in the inpatient TMS treatment program. He has been a Fellow of the Royal Australia and New Zealand College of Psychiatrists since 2018. He now works from private rooms at TMS Erina. Dr Mason’s interests are the pharmacological treatment of mood disorders and ADHD.

REFERRALS

Dr Mason is readily available for one-off assessments for TMS.

He has a limited capacity to take on long-term non-TMS patients, but reviews referrals on a case by case basis.

Dr Roman Montanari TMS Erina

Dr Roman Montanari

MB BS (Hons) FRANZCP Consultant Psychiatrist

Dr Roman Montanari is a graduate of Sydney University (Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery, with Honours). He worked for a number of years in hospital medicine and surgery, and in emergency medicine departments.

He eventually decided to specialise in mental health, obtaining his full Psychiatry Fellowship with the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatrists in 2003.

Dr Montanari’s training was in the Northern Sydney Area Health Service, and he has treated patients in numerous hospitals, including RNSH, Northside Clinic (St Leonards and Wentworthville), St John of God Hospital (Burwood), and most recently in Brisbane Waters Private Hospital.

He has expertise in Neuromodulation therapies (rTMS and ECT).

His main clinical work is in Major Depressive Disorders, Bipolar Disorders, Anxiety Disorders, Schizophrenia, and Adult ADHD.

Dr Montanari is well-grounded in mainstream medicine, but has also developed a healthy understanding of the limits of medical science, and thus employs an openminded and broad ranging approach to prescribing, seeking results where others have failed.

REFERRALS

Dr Montanari has limited capacity to take on new patients but will consider new referrals on a case by case basis.

Dr Roman Montanari TMS Erina

Dr Greg Pearson

Dr Greg Pearson, FRANZCP Consultant Psychiatrist

Dr Greg Pearson is a consultant psychiatrist with over 30 years of experience in both private and public psychiatry. He has a wide range of expertise including addiction, neurodevelopmental, mood, anxiety, personality and trauma related disorders.

Greg has been a medical director in several private hospitals and has an extensive knowledge of psychiatric treatment that is highly sought after. He is known for his warm, humorous and compassionate approach and is highly dedicated to his patients.

REFERRALS

Dr Pearson has very limited capacity for new patient at his Erina practice. Please contact our office directly for his current wait times.

Dr Roman Montanari TMS Erina

Dr Robin Price

Dr Robin Price, FRANZCP Consultant Psychiatrist

Dr Robin Price graduated from the University of Cape Town in South Africa in 1998. She subsequently moved to the UK to complete her internship. Dr Price completed her training in psychiatry in Wessex, England. and worked as a consultant psychiatrist in Dorset in a Community Older People’s Mental Health Team for 9 years.

In 2016 she moved to Australia with her family and has lived and worked on the Central Coast since then. She currently works as a specialist mainly in Older People’s Mental Health based at Gosford and Wyong Hospital. Her interests include mood disorders, and Women’s mental health.

REFERRALS

Dr Price is commencing private practice for 1 day a week at TMS Erina and has limited capacity to accept new referrals.

Dr Roman Montanari TMS Erina

Eloisa Cullington

Registered Counsellor

Eloisa Cullington is a Clinical Counsellor with Psychotherapy and Counselling Federation of Australia (PACFA) and is extensively trained in Dialectical Behavioural Therapy, which helps individuals manage their emotional responses, increase their sense of self and build healthier relationships.

Eloisa has also been trained in Eye Movement Desensitisation Reprocessing, Acceptance and Commitment Therapy and Cognitive Behavioural Therapy. With a counselling and psychology background (Graduate Diploma of Counselling and Bachelor of Psychological Science (Honours), she offers comprehensive treatments for individuals with various psychological conditions, such as:

  • Anxiety disorders
  • Addictive disorders
  • Borderline Personality Disorder
  • Depression
  • Young adult mental health

Eloisa believes each individual requires a holistic approach and emphasises self-discovery while providing effective psychodynamic strategies and skills to live their best lives.

Appointments

Please contact 0409122540 or email eloisa@omnienergytherapy.com

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Rohan Charlton

Senior TMS Technician Registered Nurse 

Rohan is a registered psychiatric nurse with many years of experience in treatment, training and delivery of TMS. 

He completed postgraduate studies at the Prince of Wales Hospital, Randwick in acute adult psychiatry and completed TMS training at Blackdog Institute, Randwick. Rohan enjoys working with the team at TMS Erina because of the comfortable surrounds and he can offer patients personalised, relaxed and accurate treatment where the patient always comes first. 

Vanessa Jordan TMS Erina

Vanessa Jordan

Practice Manager 

Vanessa has worked with Dr Mason, Dr Montanari and Dr Pearson previously at Brisbane Waters Private Hospital. She has extensive experience in Mental Health and has a background in Accounting, Medical Administration and Pathology Collection.

She has also completed practical training in TMS treatment at the Black Dog Institute in 2022.

Vanessa heads up the administrative team at TMS Erina and works behind the scenes to make sure things run smoothly.

She endeavours to make every patient and staff member feel comfortable with her friendly and professional nature. She will go the extra mile for everyone to make sure their experience with us is enjoyable.

Vanessa Jordan TMS Erina

Kim Herbert

Administration / TMS Technician

Kim has worked in Mental Health for the past 8 years and has previously worked with Dr Mason, Dr Montanari and Dr Pearson at Brisbane Waters Private Hospital.

Kim has a corporate background with extensive administrative experience. She has a bubbly and  friendly demeanour and ensures all our patients feel welcome.

Kim has a keen interest in alternative holistic therapies including energetic and sound healing practices. She is a Certified Biofield Tuning Sound practitioner.

In 2022, Kim completed her practical TMS training at the Black Dog Institute.

 

Vanessa Jordan TMS Erina

Monique Springett

Administration

Monique has brought her considerable experience and energy to the TMS Erina team. Previous to her administrative role at TMS Erina, Monique has successfully fulfilled various administrative and healthcare roles including community care, assistant in nursing aged care and managing her own massage/aromatherapy business for 10 years. Monique is a kind and caring individual who brings efficiency, empathy and expertise to the TMS Erina administration team.

Frequently Asked Questions

We understand you may have many questions about TMS. Click below to review some of the common questions we are asked in regard to the process of TMS or contact us directly.