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Our Team

At Cann I Help we are passionate about putting our patients first and are dedicated to making alternative plant-based medicine accessible, affordable, and convenient.  

The groundbreaking Rapid Access Program by Cann I Help makes getting the help you need as painless and as seamless as possible. Patients can now undergo a nurse assessment, consult with a GP, and have a script issued on the same day.

Bookings for the Rapid Access Program by Cann I Help are available:

Monday to Friday between 9am to 4pm (AEST).

If you need to make a regular booking outside of these hours you can access the booking form here.

Here’s how the Rapid Access Program by Cann I Help works:  

  • Prospective patients complete the Rapid Access Program form.
  • They will be contacted shortly thereafter by a member of the Cann I Help team.
  • The patient will be consulted by one of our nursing team and then consulted by one of our doctors as soon as possible.
  • The patient’s prescription will be ready within hours of them initially contacting Cann I Help.
  • Prescriptions will be dispensed by the Cann I Help Dispensary.   

Simply complete the form and discover the difference plant-based medicine can make in your life today. 

Our team of Doctor’s, Nurses and Admin staff are dedicated to providing a high standard of care. We provide a helping hand for people wanting further information about plant based medication options and also medical professionals who are looking for guidance through the prescribing process.

DOCTORS

Dr Laurence Kemp

Positon: Head of Medical – Cann I Help

Laurence is the Medical Lead for Cann I Help. He graduated from the University of Cambridge in the UK in 2005 prior to training as a GP. In the UK he ran a group of GP practices in Cambridge, and taught medical students at the University of Cambridge. He moved to Brisbane in 2018 with his wife and 3 boys. He is an experienced general practitioner and has a clinical interest in chronic disease management, including pain management and palliative care and is a member of the Australia and New Zealand College of Cannabis Practitioners. Outside of work hours Laurence loves to try his hand at DIY projects around his home.

 

Dr Naomi Tan

 

Dr Tan is a UQ graduate who has lived and worked in Queensland for most of her life. She has worked in General Practice for 20 years and over that time has developed an interest in mental health problems, chronic pain and sleep disturbance. Dr Tan practices with kindness and empathy and is passionate about using plant-based medicine as part of a holistic management plan. In her downtime she enjoys gardening , spending time with her partner, two children and three chickens.

 

 

Dr Jeyanthi Kunadhasan

 

 

 

 

Dr Andrew Fairchild

 

 

 

Dr Kristian Eldridge

Dr. Eldridge is a compassionate, supportive, and non-judgmental medical practitioner and Authorised Prescriber, with several thousand patient-hours of expertise in plant based consultation integrated in with a continually evolving comprehension of medicine and healthcare. Dedicated to providing helpful personalised and informed care, Dr. Eldridge cultivates constructive patient-doctor relationships, striving to support you and improve your health, function, and wellbeing so you can enjoy a better self and life. Committed to delivering best practice and applying the science of medicine, Dr. Eldridge also completes continuing professional development and data projects to further better both individual and wider community wellbeing. His background includes years of clinical experience in the hospital departments of General Medicine, General Surgery, Palliative Care, Emergency, Geriatrics, Rehabilitation, Gynaecology, COVID19, Cardiology, Orthopaedics, Urology, and Pathology. Dr. Eldridge eagerly looks forward to forming part of your holistic healthcare

 

 

Dr Daniel Bartlett

 

Qualified from University College London. After gaining experience in a number of medical specialities I qualified worked as a GP in Hampshire. In 2019 we made the move to the Gold Coast where I work as a GP. I continues to try and explore new ways to help manage complex issues so have done some additional training in areas such as medicinal Cannabis. Out of work still very much enjoys exploring Australia and all it has to offer. Can often be found on the with his wife and excitable dog.

 

 

Dr Andrew Chan

Andrew Chan grew up in Melbourne and moved to Brisbane after gaining his MB,BS at Monash. He was a GP for 13 years, then worked in admin and magazine production for a mission service organisation, including 10 years as its magazine editor. He is married to Christina and they have two boys, Zac and Alex. He enjoys photography, movies, bushwalking, and playing AFL.

Dr Adaure Osuji

Dr. Osuji is a General Practitioner of almost a decade who specialises specifically in plant based medicine prescribing. Dr Osuji is passionate about spreading knowledge about plant based medicines and its exceptional range of efficacy for multiple conditions, to her colleagues and patients alike. Incorporating her passion for holistic nutrition and lifestyle advice, Dr Osuji is dedicated to helping her patients optimising their health and general wellbeing

Dr Alex Gill

Dr Alex Gill

Alex qualified from St. George’s University Hospital London in 2008. Since then, he has pursued a broad range of specialist training in the UK and Australia to expand his medical skillset. In particular, he has experience in general medicine, emergency medicine, aviation medicine, minor surgery, skin, cosmetics, and pain management. 
Currently, he splits his time between Cann I Help, his role as GP and medical director for Primary Medical Centre Robina, Gold Coast, and being clinical lead for a UK medical repatriation company, MedResQ.

Dr Yvonne Sundram

Dr Yvonne Sundram

Yvonne qualified in Ireland in 1976. Yvonne worked at the Princess Alexandra Hospital and Mt Isa Base Hospital before going into General Practice. She has managed a number of General Practices which were associated with the Acmed Medical Group. Her clinical interests in chronic disease management including pain management. Yvonne has also worked at local Retirement village caring for the aged.
Outside work you can find Dr. Sundram in her backyard gardening, attending footy games and travelling, when possible.

Dr Calan Khong

 

Calan graduated from Monash University in Australia in 1997 and completed his Fellowship in General Practice (RACGP) in 2010. He then completed a certificate of acupuncture with Monash University in 2012, and a chinese medicine degree with the Southern School of Natural Therapies in 2019. He is currently registered both as a medical practioner and as a chinese medicine practitioner (acupuncture and herbalist). His special interests are diet and lifestyle approaches to health and wellbeing, acupuncture, chinese medicine, and iron and B12 deficiency.

Dr Khai-Ching Lim

 

KC graduated from Monash University in Melbourne, Australia in 1998. She obtained Fellowship in the Australian & New Zealand College of Anaesthetists (ANZCA) in 2007. In 2014-2016, she was a Chronic Pain Fellow at the Royal Melbourne Hospital and at Melbourne Pain Group. In 2018, she was endorsed for Medical Acupuncture via the Australian Medical Acupuncture College (AMAC). She is currently completing a Fellowship in the Australasian College of Nutritional and Environmental Medicine (ACNEM). Her special interests are in plant medicines, laser medical acupuncture and mind body medicine. She is a regular practitioner of yoga, meditation and qi gong

Our Nursing Team…

Sarah

Positon: Registered Nurse – Team Leader Nursing

Sarah has worked as a nurse for 10 years with experience in both hospitals as a Diabetes Educator and Aged Care Facilities as a Clinical Nurse. Sarah has a strong interest in mental health and chronic health conditions and is passionate about patient-centred care and empowering and supporting self-management for the patients health care. In her spare time Sarah enjoys reading, doing puzzles, watching TV and spending time with her friends and family.

 

Shelly

Positon: Enrolled Nurse

Shelly has worked in Orthopaedics for 10 years , She Loved working as a ward Nurse helping the patients with Recovery post surgery. She has always had a Interest in Plant based medicines , And is passionate about helping Patients achieve health goals .You will find Shelly Doing Brazilian Jiu Jitsu in her spare time , She enjoys martial arts , and teaches women’s classes .

 

Emily

Positon: Registered Nurse

Emily has been a Registered Nurse within Cann I Help since 2021. She is passionate about plant-based medications and helping patients suffering from chronic physical and mental health conditions. Emily is a strong advocate for evidence-based practice and education and enjoys talking about plant-based medications with her patients. You can usually find her on the weekends at Bunnings in the plant section or walking her dog Eddie.

Emily

Positon: Registered Nurse

Emily B has recently joined the Cann I Help team. Emily is a highly motivated and passionate RN. Emily has worked in many and varied nursing roles and brings a wealth of knowledge to her role at Cann I Help.

 

Monique

Positon: Nurse Practitioner

Monique identifies as Australian Aboriginal, specifically Arrernte, Arabuna, and Larrakia. After several years in preventative health roles, Monique qualified as a Registered Nurse from Queensland University of Technology in 2009. Subsequently gained further qualifications as a Nurse Practitioner from Charles Darwin University in 2019. She has worked in multiple clinical specialities in both public and private sectors within Queensland and has extensive experience within Primary Health Care, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health and Women’s health.
She has a strong clinical interest in working with patients to manage chronic health and additional training in medicinal cannabis treatments. Outside of work Monique is an avid reader and is often relaxing in a hammock with a book or creating stained glass art.

 

Sarah

Positon: Enrolled Nurse

Sarah is a happy and bubbly enrolled nurse who is new to the Cann I Help team, with a primary health background.  Sarah has a passion for improving quality of life for patients with plant-based medicine and natural therapies. Sarah likes to spend her spare time in the garden, browsing the Sunday markets or going for adventures with her border collie, Tilla.

 

Karlee

Positon: Enrolled Nurse

 

Our Support Team…

Kirsty

Positon: Clinic Operations Manager

Kirsty is our Clinic Operations Manager. Kirsty’s main focus is supporting the team to provide high quality service and support to our patients. Kirsty has almost 30 years experience in primary healthcare. When she is not running the day to day at Cann I Help she is spending time with her husband, 2 horses and her fur baby Joe.

Cathy

Positon: Team Leader – Administration

Cathy assists in managing our administration team. Cathy has many years experience in the health care industry and is committed to customer service excellence. She enjoys working with our patients to help provide a professional welcoming service. Cathy enjoys spending her weekends with her family.

Alex

 

Positon: Administration Officer

Alex plays an essential role in our administrative team. Responsible for patient accounts, you are likely to hear her friendly voice on our phones, taking payments and booking appointments. Drawing from a background in IT and Office Administration, Alex adeptly handles a range of diverse responsibilities enhancing the efficiency of clinic functions. Committed to delivering exceptional customer service, Alex’s dedication and professionalism contribute significantly to our team’s success.

Fiona

Positon: Administration Officer

Fi has over a decade of experience in medical administration in a variety of settings . Her compassionate nature, professionalism and work ethic makes her a great asset to our team. She is dedicated to providing our customers with a high level of service and is an energetic team member.

Dan

Positon: Business Development Manager

Dan has been a welcomed member of the Cann I help team. With a background in Medical Sales, Dan’s experience helps him to identify opportunities, cultivate lasting relationships with doctors and manufacturers, and create innovative strategies that translate into helping to grow the Cann I Help clinic. Committed to better patient outcomes, Dan is always open to new discussions and collaboration to continue to drive healthcare forward.

Jacob

Positon: Administration Officer

Jacob has an extensive background in medical administration in both public and private healthcare. With a strong passion for the industry and our patients, he ensures patient requests and any issues are handled effectively and tries to ensure our patients’ medication and treatment journey is as smooth as possible.  

Ally

Positon: Administration Officer

Ally is coming back to the work force after being on maternity leave. While she is new to the medical industry, she brings a wealth of experience and knowledge from her days in customer service. Ally is focused on delivery outstanding care and is happy to assist patients with their medical needs.