Our Doctors

Monash Doctors Surgery has developed into a truly multicultural Family General Practice offering both male and female doctors with extensive cultural and linguistic diversity. Some of the languages spoken by our doctors include Tamil, Italian and Sinhalese .

Dr Tony Lucarelli


Dr Lucarelli has over 26 years experience in General Medicine. He was educated at Monash University and founded Monash Doctors Surgery in 1995 where he has worked full time with a team of experienced and caring doctors including Dr Shyamala Thurairajah and Dr Shyamen Wickramasinghe.

Dr Lucarelli’s special interests include Preventative health checks, Diabetes, Men’s Health, Paediatrics and Travel Medicine. He speaks fluent Italian. Dr Lucarelli is also a member of the teaching staff at Monash University where he tutors medical students in the Faculty of medicine.

Dr Shyamala Thurairajah


Dr Rajah works 6 days a week, including 1 in 3 Saturday mornings and 1 in 2 Sunday mornings. Dr Rajah has worked at Monash Doctors Surgery since it’s inception in 1995. A very experienced Medical practitioner.

Language: Tamil

Dr Shyamen Wickramasinghe

MBBS, FRACGP, Certificate in Sexual and Reproductive Health

Dr Shyamen Wickramasinghe became a Fellow of the Royal Australian College of Practitioners in 2016, with over 7 years experience working in Australia has joined Qualitas Health in 2021 and is an affiliate for a pilot project with the Melbourne Sexual Health Clinic.

Special Interests include Chronic Disease Management, Women’s health, Children’s Health, Sexual & Reproductive Health and Pregnancy care.

In her personal time Dr Wickramasinghe enjoys watching tennis and follows the AFL Football, she also enjoys travelling.