Collins Street Medical Centre

AGPAL Accredited General Practice

Quality and Innovation in Healthcare

Ms Virginia Fazio - Dietitian

BSc (Hons), MBA (Melb), MSc, Grad Dip Diet (Deakin) APD AN

Virginia Fazio - Dietitian

Session / Appointment Times

  • Friday: 1.00pm - 4.00pm

Virginia Fazio is a very experienced dietitian who has held senior clinical and management positions at four major teaching hospitals. 

Virginia has also held academic appointments at several universities where she undertook health and nutrition research and taught dietitians and other health professionals nutrition and health management. Virginia has particular interest in the nutritional management of Diabetes and conditions of the digestive system.

Virginia loves travel and experiencing different cultures through their national cuisines. Virginia enjoys helping her patients prepare delicious meals within the limits of their special diets.


Nutrition Services provided by Virginia include:Nutrition and Dietary Advice

  • Type 1 & 2 Diabetes, Gestational Diabetes
  • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
  • Cardiovascular Disease risk factors
  • Irritable Bowel Disease including FODMAPS
  • Coeliac Disease
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Diverticular Disease
  • Other Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Nutrition consultations for all age groups

For all enquiries and appointments for Ms Virginia Fazio
- please call:  Collins Street Medical Centre on 9654 6088

Dr Anne Poliness - Gynaecologist & Fertility Specialist

MBBS, FRANZCOG, MMed (Reprod), MD

Dr Anne Poliness - Fertility Specialist

Session / Appointment Times

  • Alternate Tuesdays: 1.30pm - 4.30pm
  • Appointments with Anne are by referral only.


All appointments and enquiries for Anne should be made by calling - 1300 799 784.

Dr Anne Poliness qualified as a doctor in 1993 through the University of Melbourne and as a gynaecologist through the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists in 2002.

Since that time, as well as working as a gynaecologist, Anne has done further study and obtained a Doctorate degree (MD) in the area of diagnosis of endometriosis and a Masters of Reproductive Medicine.

Anne is interested in all areas of fertility, including managing endometriosis, polycystic ovarian syndrome, fibroids and male factor fertility issues.


For all enquiries and appointments for Dr Anne Poliness
- please call:  1300 799 784