(08) 8295 1890

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7 Brighton Road, Glenelg, SA, 5045


Allied & Visiting Specialists

Maintaining high standards

Our goal at Bayside Family Medical & Musculoskeletal Practice is to give a high standard of medical care for you and your family. To ensure we can maintain high standards with the best medical professionals we have aligned ourselves with a variety of health experts. Our team of allied health professionals help ensure that whatever your health concern, we will have a professional to treat you. Our list of highly qualified allied health professional includes:


Mahesh Kuppusamy – Physiotherapist

Consulting Hours at Bayside Family & Musculoskeletal Practice:
(By Appointments Only)
Ring (08) 8295 1890 to make an appointment.

Mahesh consults at Bayside on Mondays and Saturday mornings.

  • No referral is required for private patients
  • Reduced fees for BUPA, Medibank & HCF health fund members
  • Concessions for pensioners/seniors & children

Phone 8295 1890 to book an appointment

Services Provided

Mahesh has been helping the people of Glenelg feel better and get stronger since 2014. Mahesh completed his Bachelors Degree in 1999 and has extensive experience both in India and Australia, helping clients with varied clinical needs ranging from 6 years to 96 years.
Mahesh’s special interest is developing individualised programs to help you be the best version of you. He is able to help with muscle and ligament strains, imbalances, musculoskeletal and sports medicine problems. He can also treat vertigo and tempero mandibular joint issues. He has extensive experience in work cover and motor vehicle accident problems.
He has completed advanced courses in Gerontological Physiotherapy helping older people with falls, balance, continence, improving quality of life, mobility and general physical fitness.

For more information visit his website:


Gowri Ravikumar - Physiotherapist

Gowri consults at Bayside on Tuesdays, Wednesdays & Fridays

  • No referral is required for private patients
  • Reduced fees for BUPA, Medibank & HCF health fund members
  • Concessions for pensioners/seniors & children

Phone 8295 1890 to book an appointment


Services Provided

Gowri offers a complete range of physiotherapy services.
She has a special interest in women’s and men’s pelvic health physiotherapy, including incontinence issues, general post-surgical bladder and bowel training, pelvic floor function and pre and post-natal care.
She is also interested in musculoskeletal injury treatment, sports medicine, worker’s compensation injury, recovery, employment and residential ergonomic assessments.
Do you want help to improve your yoga positions?
Both Gowri & Mahesh have a special interest in helping you with those too.

Gowrie is an experienced caring practitioner with a Bachelors degree in Physiotherapy from India in 2000 and a post-graduate Masters in Physiotherapy from University of South Australia in 2007.
In addition to over 10 years of clinical practice, both in India and Australia, Gowri has extensive experience in the management of work-place injuries and developing management strategies with an emphasis on rehabilitation programs, individually tailored to the needs of patients.

For more information visit her website:


Prateek Sontakke - Physiotherapist

Services Provided

Prateek Sontakke (Patrick) is a dedicated and compassionate physiotherapist with over 3 years of experience in helping patients achieve optimal physical health and wellness. Specialising in sports rehabilitation from University of South Australia, he is committed to providing personalised care tailored to meet the unique needs of each individual. With a strong background in exercise and manual therapy, Prateek employs the best combination of evidence-based techniques and effective approaches to treat a wide range of musculoskeletal and sports related conditions. Passionate about empowering patients to regain mobility, reduce pain, and improve overall quality of life, he fosters a supportive and encouraging environment for recovery and rehabilitation. He has also provided his services at soccer clubs like Adelaide red blue eagles (SAASL) and currently works part time for the Adelaide comets soccer club (NPL).

For more information visit:


Phone 8295 1890 to book an appointment


Quoc Anh Pham - Podiatrist Bachelor of Podiatry

Consulting Hours at Bayside Family & Musculoskeletal Practice:
(By Appointments Only)
Ring (08) 8295 1890 to make an appointment.

Quoc consults at Bayside on Mondays, Thursdays & some Saturday mornings.

No referral is required for private patients.

  • Initial consults (40 mins): $75
  • Repeat consults (20 mins): $65

HICAPS is available for private health instant claiming


Bulk Billing is available for:

  •  patients with a Medicare Enhanced Primary Care (EPC) referral from their doctor
  • DVA Gold Card patients with a D904 referral form from their doctor

Services Provided

General feet care

  • Nail trimming
  • Corn and callus removal
  • Fungal nail management
  • Wart removal
  • Toe nail surgery for management of in-growing toe nails
  • Diabetes foot health risk assessment and foot care education
  • Assessment of foot and leg pain including biomechanics and gait review of sports related injuries
  • Foot orthoses fabrication fully customised to individual foot moulds
  • Readjustment of old orthoses or off the shelf orthoses
  • Foot mobilisation and dry needling of the lower limb
  • Prolotherapy


Clinical Psychologist

Services Provided

Dr Dasha Bliss

Consulting Hours at Bayside Family & Musculoskeletal Practice:
(By Appointments Only)
Ring (08) 8295 1890 to make an appointment.

Dr Bliss consults in person on Tuesday mornings and via telehealth on Thursday mornings from 9.00am to 11.00am.

Sessions are 50 mins in duration.

Services Provided

Dr Bliss provides evidence-based psychological treatment for issues such as:

  • Depression
  • Anxiety
  • Relationship Difficulties
  • Work Stress
  • Stress Management & Relaxation
  • Self-Esteem & Confidence
  • Sleep Issues
  • Disordered Eating
  • Body Image & Weight Loss
  • Grief & Loss
  • Living With Medical Conditions
  • Anger Management
  • Assertiveness Training
  • Personal Growth & Life Goals

She has experience providing psychotherapy in the public, private and community sectors, including in remote areas and conducting e-therapy. During personalised sessions, a flexible treatment plan is developed using evidence-based therapies and techniques, such as Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (CBT), Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Therapy (MBCT), Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), and Relaxation Techniques. Building a caring, supportive relationship helps clients manage difficulties and develop resilience and appropriate skills to meet their needs. Clients are invited to provide feedback on their treatment and progress.

Please note that Dr Bliss does not offer therapy for WorkCover / Return To Work, Third Party, legal or Department of Veteran Affairs matters.


Angela Jillard - Acupuncturist - BHSc (Acu)

Consulting Hours at Bayside Family & Musculoskeletal Practice:
(By Appointments Only)
Ring (08) 8295 1890 to make an appointment.

Angela consults at Bayside on Friday and Saturday mornings. Call 8295 1890 to book an appointment.


  • $90 for a 60 minute session
  • Private Health rebateable

(rebate amount varies according to health fund)

Services Provided

Angela trained in Adelaide in Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) acupuncture (pain relieving treatment using needles on pressure points). Some of the benefits know from this unique treatment includes:

  • Chronic Fatigue, Improving immunity, colds, flu’s, hay fever,
  • Depression, anxiety, emotional issues,
  • Pain management,  muscle aches, sciatica,
  • Fertility, pregnancy nausea, milk supply,
  • Headaches, migraines,
  • Cosmetic, shallow wrinkles, weight loss
  • Skin disorders, Eczema
  • Digestive issues

Accredited Mental Health Social Worker

Daniel Haebich - BA, BSW, AMHSW

Daniel consults at Bayside on Mondays and Thursdays.

To book an appointment or for more information call Daniel on 0410 564 464

Services Provided

Evidence-based psychological services providing treatment for depression, anxiety, relationship difficulties, stress management & relaxation, self-esteem & confidence, grief & loss, anger management, traumatic experiences, personal growth & life goals.

Daniel is very experienced with young people 12 years & over having previously worked for Headspace, and has also worked with SAPOL assisting adults suffering trauma.


Bhupendrasinh Parmar - MSW B.Psych

Consulting Hours at Bayside Family & Musculoskeletal Practice:
(By Appointments Only)
Ring (08) 8295 1890 to make an appointment.

Parmar consults at Bayside on Wednesdays.

Call 8295 1890 to book an appointment

For more information please visit: www.thewisemind.com.au


Services Provided

Parmar has a Bachelor’s degree in psychology and a Master’s degree in Social Work. He has extensive training in evidence-based psychological approaches such as Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (CBT), Dialectical Behaviour Therapy (DBT), Schema Therapy,  Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), Gottman Method Couples Therapy (Relationship Counselling) – Level 1, Solution Focused Brief Therapy, Trauma-Informed care practice, Motivational Interviewing, Mindfulness, and Compassion-focused therapy, and Meditation.

Parmar has undertaken DBT Foundational Training and DBT skills for Adolescents and Families through Behavioural Tech LLC (the world’s leading provider of DBT training) while working within the DBT Team at SA Health. He regularly attends professional development workshops about evidence based approaches including DBT and the treatment of Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD).

Parmar has completed Family Connection Leader Training through National Education Alliance for Borderline Personality Disorder (NEABPD) Australia/USA.

Parmar brings huge life and work experiences alongside these qualifications. He has worked in one-to-one and group settings within government (Community Mental Health, Acute, and Sub-Acute Psychiatric inpatient settings) and non-Government organizations, across country and metro regions of South Australia. Parmar has significant experience in working across the lifespan and working with gender and culturally diverse clientele, including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

He has experience working in early childhood services (children with special needs) with the therapeutic focus on emotional regulation, social skills, and behavioural change, building self-esteem, self-confidence, and resilience.

Parmar is currently accepting referrals from multiple streams including but not limited to Private, Medicare benefits, NDIS, DVA, and workers compensation/work cover clients under return to work SA (RTWSA) scheme.

Parmar has a National Police Check certificate and DCSI clearance certificate working with children and vulnerable people.

Services Provided

Call us now on (08) 8295 1890


7 Brighton Road, Glenelg, SA, 5045
(08) 8295 1890

Opening Hours

Monday - Wednesday 8:30am – 5:00pm
Thursday 8:30am – 8:00pm
Friday 8:30am – 5:00pm
Saturday 9:00am – 12:00pm
Call now: (08) 8295 1890