Tuart Family Health

Provides the very best health care services



Tuart Family Practice is the one-stop-shop for you and your family’s medical needs in Baldivis.

The practice is led by Doctor Rasika Perera and Practice Manager – Manjari Ghimire and Practice Nurse -Tahnee Harvey.​

With a firm focus on being family-oriented, Tuart Family Practice offers a wide range of medical services for women, men and children. The experienced team is able to provide a number of services including dermatological care, chronic disease management; as well as catch up vaccinations, contraceptive care and contraceptive insertions.

Tuart Family Practice aims to be a mini super clinic, with a wide range of Allied Health professionals available to help the Baldivis community.

Friendly Team Members at the Practice


Provide professional and the best health care services for Baldivis community

Provide all your family’s medical needs

Dedicated to provide you with the best medical care


Dr. Rasika Perera
Dr. Rasika PereraPractice Principal

MBBS, FRACGP, Certificate of Primary Care Skin Cancer Medicine (University of Queensland)

Dr Rasika Perera is the owner of Tuart Family Practice. She has strong family values and is determined to bring these values into her practice. Dr Perera offers a range of medical services for all ages. She graduated in Sri Lanka 2003, and moved to Australia in 2011 with her husband and twin boys.

Dr Perera completed her fellowship in 2015. In 2017 Dr Perera opened her practice in Baldivis, and has built an excellent team to ensure all needs of her patients are met.
She has a strong interest in chronic disease management and children’s health.
Dr. Sanath De Silva
Dr. Sanath De SilvaChronic Disease Management


Dr. De Silva brings over 20 years of knowledge and expertise as a Medical Practitioner to Tuart Family Practice.
Dr. De Silva is interested in children’s, men’s and women’s health, mental health, skin cancer screening for all ages and chronic disease management and much more.

Dr. Sonia Ferrero
Dr. Sonia FerreroGeriatric & General Medicine


Dr Sonia Ferrero graduated from Università degli studi di Torino in Italy in 2001. Dr Ferrero has vast experience in the medical field from her extensive placement in the hospital system in Italy with Geriatric medicine, general medicine, skin ulcers, mental health, women’s health including sexual health, family planning, obstetrics, gynecology and pediatric.
Dr Ferrero is mainly interested in geriatric medicine, general medicine, chronic illness, skin ulcers and women’s health.

Before joining Tuart, Dr Ferrero worked in Thornlie, Armadale and Bunbury.
She loves travelling, reading, playing sport and watching movies. And she enjoys spending time with her husband and their two lovely daughters.

Dr. Ram Shrestha
Dr. Ram Shrestha Acute Medicine & Chronic Disease Management


Dr Ram graduated from the Kathmandu University, Nepal and has also completed a Masters of Science & Population Health at the university of Wollongong, NSW.
He has over 5 years experience working in various specialities at St John of God Subiaco, Swan District hospital, St John of God Murdoch Hospital, Royal Perth Hospital and St John of God Midland Hospital.
Dr. Ram has a special interest in chronic disease management, acute medicine and comprehensive care.

Dr. Hooi Lin Ooi
Dr. Hooi Lin OoiWomen's, Children's and Mental Health


Dr Lin Ooi is originally from Malaysia where she completed her medical degree in 2000 and is fluent in English, Malay, Indonesian and various Chinese dialects (Manderin, Hokkien and Cantonese).
Dr Lin has been working as a General Practitioner full time since 2006 and she loves the diversity of her patients and medical problems she encounters.
Dr Lin has a particular interest in children’s health, women’s health and mental health.

Peter Jordan
Peter JordanClinical Psychologist

Peter is a clinical psychologist and supervisor with extensive experience of working with individuals, families and groups. He specialises in working with adults, young people and children presenting with a range of psychological difficulties. His clinical psychology experience spans more than 30 years combining management, training and clinical responsibilities in a variety of corporate, public health, voluntary sector, and private settings both in Australia, Europe and the UK.

Peter is experienced in a number of therapeutic perspectives and is able to work collaboratively with individuals struggling with problems, which perpetuate unhappiness, low mood or reduced levels of functioning to assist in enhancing their psychological and emotional efficacy and wellbeing.
Megan Nielsen
Megan NielsenRM RN / Endorsed Midwife

Meg has a vast wealth of knowledge as both a Registered Nurse, Nurse Educator and Registered Midwife working in NSW, the UK, Northern Territory and Western Australia. She has a passion for women’s health and believes in continuity of care for a woman and her family, from early pregnancy through into the postnatal period. Meg works with women both to provide a safe healthy pregnancy, as well as listening to, and providing education specific to their needs.

She believes a woman-centred approach encourages women to have the birth of their choice. She enjoys working in collaboration with women and their families, GP/Obstetrician Dr Kavipriya Soma as well as other passionate like-minded midwives who work in the Perth community.
Tahnee Harvey
Tahnee HarveyRegistered Nurse

Tahnee brings a wealth of knowledge to our treatment room, with her many years of clinical experience. Always friendly, efficient and enthusiastic, Tahnee will be involved in your holistic care, chronic disease management and will quickly triage you if you are unwell and need prompt attention. Tahnee is fantastic with children and will make your childs trip to the doctor as enjoyable as possible.

Practice Manager
Practice ManagerManjari Ghimire

With many years experience in the medical industry, Manjari knows how to keep the Tuart Family Practice running smoothly and efficiently. With her cheerful and positive attitude, even when under pressure, Manjari brings harmony within the whole practice.
Overseeing all our fabulous reception staff, they always bring a warm smile and a laugh to our waiting room. They are always available to answer any queries or help in any way they can either in person or on the phone.