Meet our friendly team…

Please contact our friendly staff for appointments or questions you may have.

Lisa

Medical Receptionist

Originally from Sydney and the Blue Mountains, Lisa moved to the Northern Rivers in 2004 and has worked as a Vascular Medical Secretary since 2005. Her personal interests include singing, playing bass guitar, arts/crafts and charity work.

Larissa

Practice Manager

Larissa has worked in the medical industry for 25 years.  She has a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of New England majoring in Psychology and Sociology, and completed training in medical terminology and transcription at Pierce College in the United States.

Joy

Medical Receptionist

Joy is a local to the Lismore region. Previously working within the hospital field for over ten years, she joined our team in late 2015. Joy is a highly qualified member of our team with certifications in Front Line Management and Business Administration. She is very family orientated and enjoys spending free time with her family.

Kim

Practice Nurse

Kim joined Coastal Vascular Group back in Aug 2013 as Dr Dom Simring’s Practice Nurse. She completed her Bachelor of Nursing at Southern Cross University in 2004. Kim is committed to delivering a high standard of care to all of our patients with the occasional joke thrown in to lighten the mood. She loves spending time with her family and her new grandson and has lived in the local area all her life. 

Malena

Practice Nurse

Malena is a Practice Nurse with over 30 years experiences in nursing.  She has a Bachelor of Science in International Nursing from the Swedish Red Cross College of Nursing & Health in Stockholm, Sweden. Malena has been working for Dr Anthony Leslie since 2015, and her goals are to provide evidence based best practice to patients and be a positive team member at Coastal Vascular Group.

Malena’s prior nursing experience is in a variety of areas, including surgical, nurse education and university clinical teaching.

Rachael

Medical Receptionist

Rachael has lived in the Lismore area for most of her life. Previously working as a Travel Agent Consultant in Ballina, she joined Coastal Vascular Group in September 2020, bringing her bright and bubbly personality to our team. Rachael enjoys family time and is currently studying to become a qualified fitness instructor.