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Barabara Mitchell has over 45 years experience, including:

  • 12 years of Clinical experience (hospital) at MMC
  • 20 years of Community Health experience with Monash Health (formally Southern Health), specialising in diabetes, cardiovascular health, women’s health and weight.
  • 20 years in Private Practice, initially while working with Southern Health but solely for the last 17 years.
  • 10 years as a Cardiac Rehab Dietitian for Peninsula Private Hospital (during her last 20 years in Private Practice)
  • She has specialised in Type 2 Diabetes all through this time.

Barbara works every second Thursday at our clinic.

External patients are welcome with an EPC referral.

Please call the clinic to make an appointment

(03) 9773 1100

More information

Barbara’s interests include:

  • Diabetes, specialising in Type 2 Diabetes
  • Gastrointestinal health
  • Cardiovascular health
  • Women’s health
  • Weight management
  • In Private Practice, Barbara covers everything except allergies and eating disorders.

Third party institutions:

  • Barbara is registered for NDIS and DVA.
  • She is recognised by Medicare and Private Health Funds.

Education sessions with the dietitian:

  • Explanation of the health condition and the dietary modifications that can be of help.
  • This includes diabetes, gastrointestinal, weight management and heart health.
  • Education sessions are tailored to help with specific conditions.
  • Resources are given to help make food selection more easy.
  • How certain medications require the help of dietary intervention to work more effectively.
  • Role of the essential nutrient in health.
  • Importance of incidental movement in health.

Medical Practice




Diabetes Ed

Skin Clinic