Mr Nalaka de Silva
ENT and Sleep Surgeon in Melbourne
Mr Nalaka de Silva is an Ear, Nose Throat Surgeon specialising sleep apnoea surgery. He is Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons and operates at Peninsula Private Hospital, The Bays Hospital Mornington and Peninsula Health. He graduated in Newcastle followed by ENT surgical training in Auckland. He has completed two years of post-graduate fellowship training at Monash Health, Melbourne.
Nalaka de Silva is a firm believer in a holistic approach to managing sleep apnoea. He has been performing advanced sleep surgery for over six years and co founded CSSC in 2018. He is an active researcher. He has combined some of the best European techniques with the Australian techniques to establish Modified BRP, which has helped over 90% of his operated patients to avoid the need of a CPAP machine.
Dr Juan Mulder Respiratory Physician
Dr Juan Mulder is a Consultant Respiratory and Sleep Medicine Physician. He is a fellow of the Royal Australasian Society of Physicians, a member of the Thoracic Society of Australia and a Registered Polysomnographic.
He has a particular interest in sleep disorders, especially complex disorders such as insomnia, parasomnia, narcolepsy, restless legs syndrome and sleep apnoea. He is a firm believer in a multimodal approach to managing sleep disorders, given their frequently complex nature. Thus, he undertook additional training in Intensive Care to enable him to manage complex modes of invasive and non-invasive ventilation.
He has a public appointment with Peninsula Health and works at both Frankston Public Hospital and Peninsula Private Hospital.
CSSC Mornington Management
Emily who is the practice manger will help you with booking for surgery, assist you filling any forms and well as your health insurance claims. Emily's main role is to make sure that the practice runs smoothly and she works as our GP liaison officer.
Tracy who is the secretary of Mornington Peninsula ENT and Sleep Clinic will organise all your appointments as well as transcribe and manage all GP correspondence. Tracy will help coordinate theatre, any other relevant appointments and investigations. Tracy will remain your main point of contact if any concerns.
Both Tracy and Emily are there to assist you as well as help the doctors provide the best level of care for you