The Staff at Western Vascular Diagnostics have a strong commitment to quality testing for the diagnosis and treatment of vascular disease. In particular a high attention to accuracy and detail as well as quality assurance is maintained.

 

Medical Staff

Mr Michael G Condous

Mr Michael G Condous

FRACS (Vascular); MBBS (Adel)

Vascular Surgeon

 

Mr Franklin Pond

Mr Franklin Pond

FRACS (Vascular); GDEB (Melb); MBBS (Melb)

Vascular and Endovascular Surgeon

Vascular Laboratory Director

 

  

Our Sonographers

All tests are performed by fully Australian Sonographer Accreditation Registry (A.S.A.R.) accredited and experienced vascular sonographers. Please be reassured that all of our tests are non-invasive. There are no needles, tunnels, dyes or any other invasive procedures.

Stephen Wood

Stephen Wood

M App Sc (research thesis); DMU (Vascular)

Chief Vascular Imaging Specialist

Steve has been an integral member of WVD for over 15 years with decades of experience as a specialist vascular sonographer in both the public and private sectors.  He has co-authored numerous research papers that have been presented at national conferences as well as the chapter " Laboratory surveillance after intervention".  His special interest is in varicose vein assessment.

Sandy Brammer

Sandy Brammer

Senior Vascular Imaging Specialist

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Elizabeth Kelly

Elizabeth Kelly

Senior Vascular Imaging Specialist

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Adriana Miranda

Adriana Miranda

Senior Vascular Imaging Specialist

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Our Reception Staff

Merridie

Merridie

Vascular Laboratory Receptionist

Ballarat

Merridie has worked both in a radiology facility and Vascular Surgery practice.  She knows the importance of high quality vascular imaging in assisting with the diagnosis of vascular conditions.  She will not only book your appointment but also help you to prepare and gain an understanding of the scanning procedure.

Ann Keys

Ann Keys

Vascular Laboratory Coordinator

Ballarat

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Susan O'Keefe

Susan O'Keefe

Vascular Laboratory Coordinator

Footscray, Williamstown & Sunbury

Sue is the mechanical backbone of Western Vascular Diagnostics, being responsible for translating the duplex scans into print, and ensuring that the reports are communicated to the referring doctors in a timely manner.

 

 

Practice Manager

Kerry Pagano

Kerry Pagano

Vascular Laboratory Manager

Footscray, Williamstown & Sunbury

Kerry is the longest serving member of Western Vascular Diagnostics, having accompanied the founding Vascular Surgeon Mr Barry King and the now retired Mr Gary Frydman.  She has witnessed the changing landscape of the company from its infancy to the current service.