Meet The PlantMed Doctors & Team

Dr John Teh - Medical Director at PlantMed

Dr John Teh MBBS

University of Queensland 1999 - Medical Director, Cannabinoid Clinician and Clinical Educator

Dr John Teh

Dr John Teh Medical Director and Educator of PlantMed Medical Cannabis Clinic has been working within the Medicinal Cannabis industry since the legalisation of cannabis for medicinal use in Australia in February, 2016.

As an avid organic farmer and permaculture expert, treatment with natural whole plant products in conjunction with conventional medical treatment has always been a top personal priority for Dr Teh.

Dr Teh worked in the surgical industry for 15 years before moving into Medicinal Cannabis specialty full-time. Dr Teh has a passion for Cannabis education and lectures in the areas of medical cannabis to both medico’s and patients.

Dr Teh has vast experience treating a variety of patients with Medical Cannabis and has a particular interest of cannabis medicine within the paediatric population.

Leaders in Medical Cannabis Education

Dr Teh has prescribed medical cannabis for thousands of Australian patients. He is a sought-after speaker in Australia and overseas. 

Dr John Teh at a Medical Cannabis Conference in Thailand

Dr Teh with Deputy Prime Minister of Thailand after presenting at the conference “Medical use of Cannabis: Experience of Australia, Canada and the Netherlands” in Bangkok, 2018.

Dr Teh’s affiliations are listed below:

  • Medical Educator – RACGP
  • Lecturer: Medical practitioners and patient education
  • Cannabis Clinician – TGA Approved Provider (Australia): Active clinical treatment since medical legalisation in Australia (24th February 2016)
  • PlantMed- Medical Director
  • CannaTech – Scientific and Medical Advisory
  • Medifarm Australia – Medical Advisory
  • Society Cannabis Clinicians (USA) – Member
  • Medical Cannabis Council (Aus) – Member
  • Amma Preventative Health – Director
  • TGA Authorised Prescriber for Medicinal Cannabis
  • Australian & New Zealand College of Cannabis Practitioners – President
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Dr Rohan Reddy

Rohan Reddy Headshot

Dr Reddy completed his dual degree in medicine and biomedical science at the University of Queensland.
He then completed his hospital training at Sunshine Coast University Hospital with a special interest in pain medicine.

After a period of working in Sydney as a Home GP, Dr Reddy has returned to Brisbane to join the team at PlantMed and further his interest in cannabinoid medicine.

Dr Reddy is a compassionate and caring doctor with a particular interest in pain management and inflammatory diseases. In his spare time, he enjoys skiing, mountain biking and spending time with his young family.

Dr Reddy consults via both telehealth and in person from our Brisbane head office. Please contact PlantMed to book an in person or telehealth consult Australia wide 07 3193 9280.

Leanne Neish

Leanne Neish

Practice Manager

Leanne joined the team from a background of large scale project and staff management.
Leanne works closely all our PlantMed doctors to ensure a smooth running of scheduling and day to day management our doctors patient loads.

Leanne sees and hears daily the positive outcomes of medical cannabis on patients and finds her role within Plantmed very rewarding, you will speak with Leanne when booking your appointment to see your Doctor.

Eliana

Plantmed Receptionist

Eliana joined our PlantMed team from a customer service hospitality background. Eliana is vibrant and compassionate and will welcome you into our clinic and get your checkin in for your consultation with your Doctor.

Dr Jason Kovan-Boss

B.Sc. , B.Teach,. M.A,. MBBS. FRACGP

Dr Jason has been a lifelong learner with degrees in Science and Arts prior to completing his medical degree and GP training. He has completed and fellowed with the RACGP college of GP’s, and is an active member of the ANZCCP – Australia & NZ College of Cannabinoid Practitioners. 

Dr Jason has a focus on women’s health, and is interested in the current research at Western Sydney University into cannabinoids and endometriosis. 

He has broad experience in treating a range of conditions from a medical cannabis perspective, and with the whole patient approach offered at Plantmed he always strives for results and improvement to the quality of life for his patients. He helps patients navigate their health journey toward greater wellbeing. 

Dr. Cheyne Mitchell

Dr. Cheyne Mitchell
Initially a microbiologist training at the University of Sydney, Dr. Cheyne Mitchell quickly went on to complete his medical training at the University of Queensland. Cheyne worked within Queensland Health for over ten years, where he rotated through multiple medical and critical care specialties.
 
Having spent the last five years working primarily in the field of anaesthetic medicine, he has particular experience in the holistic management of chronic pain conditions.
 
Dr. Cheyne Mitchell
Dr Cornelius Van Dorp

Dr Cornelius Van Dorp

Dr Cornelius Van Dorp
Dr Cornelius Van Dorp has a background of 36 years as a GP and Rural Hospital Medicine Specialist. He has a long-time interest in plant-based medicine and is delighted to now be working with this amazing healing plant and the team at PlantMed.
 

Dr Rebecca Olivo

Dr Rebecca was born and bred in Niagara Falls, Canada. She attended Western University, where she completed an Honours Bachelor of Science degree with a specialisation in Human Genetics in 2013. She then decided to trade in her ice hockey skates and move to sunny Brisbane, where she completed her medical training at The University of Queensland. Dr Rebecca earned her MBBS degree in 2017. 
She has spent the last 4 years working within Queensland Health, primarily in the field of obstetrics & gynaecology, but has experience working in general medicine, paediatrics, and mental health. 
She has a particular interest in women’s health and treating & managing anxiety.  She is a current RANZCOG trainee, and has decided to take a break in training to join the team at PlantMed and further her interest in cannabinoid medicine. She has a holistic view of health, with a large focus on nutrition.
In her spare time, she enjoys Crossfit, trying the latest brunch spots, and spending time with family & friends.
Chloe - PlantMed

Chloe Jean Sweetman

Senior Practice Manager and Cannabinoid Nurse

Chloe - PlantMed

Chloe supports the PlantMed team and is passionate about providing a high-quality service and experience for all PlantMed patients. She has a strong background in medical, surgical and veterinary service development and operations management.

Chloe enjoys creating an environment and systems that ensures a positive experience for patients, carers, referring doctors and PlantMed team.

Her background in media, television and event management have prepared her well for helping organise PlantMed’s educational events and promotion of PlantMed’s endeavours in the community.

Chloe is interested in integrated health practices using plant medicine, health nutrition, and animal and climate well-being.

Our Incredible Support Team

Will

General Manager

Eliana

Dispense Manager

Grace

Receptionist

Tayla

Dispense Assistant

Tony​

Dispense Assistant

Laura

Registered Nurse

Krista

Patient Care Coordinator

Ali

Practice Manager

Georgia

Customer Service Manager

Maddie

Administration Assistant

Our Incredible
Support Team

Will

General Manager

Eliana

Dispense Manager

Grace

Receptionist

Tayla

Dispense Assistant

Tony​

Dispense Assistant

Laura

Registered Nurse

Krista

Patient Care Coordinator

Ali

Practice Manager

Oliver

Practice Manager

Georgia

Customer Service Manager

Maddie

Administration Assistant

Plantmed work in conjunction with a patients treating specialist, GP, allied health or natural health practitioner. We have an online referral submission for easy referring of your patients and being kept up to date with treatment progress. 

We have a friendly and dedicated administration team that assist our Doctors to ensure a strong clinical outcome and fast and efficient management of patient administration