Our Clinical Team includes doctors, nurses and skin therapists, each of whom has been individually selected and highly trained to provide you with the best possible outcomes to help you look and feel your best. It is our belief that each individual requires a personalized consultation to facilitate an individually tailored program to address your particular needs. We provide detailed information on procedures we recommend and outcomes to be expected from the treatment.
Most importantly, our clinic stays at the forefront of constant developments and progress in this ever-changing field of medicine. We place a high priority on attending national and international conferences, workshops and webinars to take advantage of the best technology and information that the industry offers.
Dr Asha Ram B.Med.Sc., MBBS (UTAS), Cosmetic Physician Member of the American Academy of Aesthetic Medicine (AAAM), Foundation Fellow of the Australasian College of Phlebology, Fellow CPCA
Dr Asha Ram is a graduate of the University of Tasmania and has over 21 years experience in SKIN, VEIN and LASER medicine.
She has a reputation for excellence and of being at the forefront of new developments in this rapidly advancing field of medicine.
This expertise puts her in an ideal position to select the range of science-based products, procedures and technologies to include at the clinic. She now heads the team at Sanctum Medical Aesthetics, a cosmetic medical practice combining leading edge technology with medical experience and expertise.
Our Clinical Team
Dr Clair McCartney MBBS
A medical graduate of UTAS, Clair has travelled and studied widely, and brings a dynamic and contemporary approach to the field of aesthetic medicine. She has a long-standing interest and talent in design with her own successful Jewelry label. Dr Clair is a fully certified Allergan injector. This well-honed artistic eye produces subtle and naturally beautiful enhancement results. She has particular interest in the treatment and management of the younger patient, who may have had inadvertent sun damage and is looking for a long-term approach to achieving healthy and youthful skin.
Appointments with Dr Clair McCartney are currently limited so call 6223 8998 to secure an appointment for your personal consultation and skin recovery plan.
Dr Ben Peachey M.D., B.Pharm
We welcome Dr Ben to the team. Ben is our go-to doctor for any male clients looking for a man’s touch, and focuses in particular on tattoo removal and laser treatments for concerns such as skin pigmentation and redness. Dr Peachey will also be treating patients with Sanctum’s new double chin reducing technology: Belkyra.
Katie-Jo Webb Aesthetic Nurse (RN)
Katie-Jo comes to us with over 10 years’ experience as a Registered Nurse, and a real passion for making people glow, both inside and out. Katie-Jo loves to make people feel great in their own skin and to see self-confidence grow as a results of her skin treatments. Katie-Jo’s passion for skincare extends beyond the walls of Sanctum Medical. She endeavours to make sure her two beautiful daughters practice what she preaches – a skincare practice that delivers healthy, glowing skin!
Katrina Carr Aesthetic Nurse (RN)
Registered Nurse Katrina Carr is now an established part of the clinical team and sees patients for hair removal, skin rejuvenation, injectables. Katrina assists Dr Asha Ram with the growing demand for the ‘liquid facelift’ procedures based on her clinical work in London last year.
Danielle Bowerman Dermal Therapist
Danielle is an exceptionally skilled skin therapist who is experienced across a broad range of areas including skin consultations, advanced facials, skin needling, permanent hair reduction, and vascular and pigmentation laser treatments. She joined the Sanctum team in 2014, after having graduated not only with a diploma in Beauty Therapy, but also named as Academic Student of the Year in her class. One of Dani’s favourite treatments is skin needling; She recently completed an advanced training in this area and will take the lead in launching the new Dermapen Needling system at Sanctum.
Georga Cuthbert Aesthetic Nurse (RN)
Georga Cuthbert, a registered nurse, started working with Sanctum in 2017. She studied nursing at UTAS and has completed post graduate studies in paediatric nursing. From a young age, she has had a love for excellence in skin, which is what drew her to working with Sanctum. All of Georga’s favourite treatments are related to rejuvenation; peels, laser facials (Laser Genesis) and the healite because of their rejuvenating, glowy results. And she loves PRP too, as it’s a treatment that promotes natural repair and rejuvenation.
Eliza Game Aesthetic Nurse (RN)
Registered Nurse Eliza Game comes to Sanctum with extensive nursing experience, including many years spent working in Intensive Care. Eliza’s passion for enhancing people’s health and wellness have drawn her to working in aesthetics and at Sanctum. Prevention, self-care and self-love are particularly important to her in her work. Eliza’s favourite treatment is PRP, because it’s a scientifically proven and a natural treatment.
Laura Ritchie Skin Therapist
Laura is a multi-talented star of the Sanctum team. She has a long been working in the skin + beauty + science field, having trained as a beauty therapist in 2005 and running her own business. Laura offers Dermal, IPL and some Laser Therapies as well as bringing spray tanning, eye brow shaping and her favourite treatment, lash lifting, to Sanctum. To enhance to her skills, Laura is currently completing a post graduate dermal science diploma. You might recognise her beautiful face from the reception desk, where she spends some of her Sanctum time.
Nelly Davidson Skin Therapist
Nelly Davidson is trained in all things skin and beauty! A qualified beauty therapist, Nelly loves being able to help transform patient’s skin and help them regain confidence or feel better about their skin, whether it be achieving a more youthful appearance, clearer skin or just maintain their skin’s integrity. She is currently seeing patients for peels, microdermabrasions, advanced facials, hair removal, laser genesis and skin needling. Nelly also takes the lead at Sanctum for all our beauty treatments, including lash lifting, brow tinting, facial waxing and spray tanning.
Robyn Barrett-Roydhouse Aesthetic Nurse (RN)
Robyn is a highly regarded nurse injector providing services in the field of dermal fillers, lip rejuvenation, facial rejuvenation and specialised techniques in injectable cosmetic rejuvenation. Robyn visits our clinic on a regular and long term basis. She provides an exceptional level of service to our patients and has an extensive and very loyal client list.
Our Front of House Team
Our reception team is led by Ally, Laura & Janneke and is your first point of contact with us at Sanctum. Ally, Laura & Janneke will assist you in securing your appointment, and after considering your needs and concerns, will match you with the appropriate member of our clinical team. As with all our staff, our reception team aims to provide each patient with a premium level of service.