Families

Dr Janaka is available for tele consult appointments to patients (consumers) from birth to 16 years. Tele consult appointments are available after hours on weekdays and Saturday mornings. 

Your child must have a valid referral from a GP addressed to Dr Tennakoon prior to making an appointment.

Practitioners

Dr Janaka is committed supporting your patients from birth-16 years old with timely paediatric care. He can now offer consultations via telehealth. He is available for appointments on Weekdays after hours and Saturday mornings.  

Referral can be made by clicking link below.

Meet Dr Janaka​ Tennakoon

Consultant Paediatrician

MBBS DCH MD (Paediatrics) FRACP

Dr Janaka Tennakoon is a highly qualified and dedicated paediatrician with extensive experience in general paediatrics, particularly interested in Neonatology, neurodevelopmental and behavioural disorders. He is qualified to perform Autism Spectrum Disorder assessments (ADOS and 3di). Dr Tennakoon has conducted diabetic and endocrinology clinics in Bendigo and Mildura over the past ten years and has experience in insulin pump management.

He is committed to providing Specialist Paediatric care in the country and rural areas, having worked in Bendigo and contributed to outreach services in Swan Hill.

Dr Tennakoon strives to advance his professional development further and contribute to the medical community. He has been involved in quality assurance and clinical governance and continues to regularly teach and mentor Medical Students, Junior Doctors and other health staff. He supervises OTP (Overseas trained physician). Dr Tennakoon also got a Master’s in Health Administration from the University of Monash.

Mission

My mission is to provide family-centred paediatrician consultations to Australian children and families with minimal waiting times and a focus on consumer participation in health care delivery.

Vision

Aiming to provide a high level of modern healthcare delivery by using the latest technology and complying with Australian government regulations and laws. Without compromising the care or safety of patients by not having F2F consultation.

"My mission is to provide family centred paediatrician consultations to Australian children and families with minimal waiting times and a focus on consumer participation in health care delivery."

Why choose us?

Highly qualified and dedicated paediatrician

Individualised and compassionate care

We have appointments available after hours or on weekend to suit busy parents' schedule

Easy and approachable

We welcome patients from 0 to 16 years for all general paediatric matters.

Private, discreet and confidential

We will reply at the earliest opportunity due to high demands

Autism Spectrum Disorder assessments

Assessments for NDIS participants

Waiting Times

Bulk billed appointment (approximately 8 months waiting list) and Private billing appointments (approximately 90 days) are available. (Please note estimated wait times may vary depending on demand)

Reach out to us

Please fill out the enquiry form below and we will get back to you with the response within 1-2 business days.

 

ABOUT US

Dr Janaka Online Paediatrics Clinic aims to provide paediatrics consultations to children from birth to 16 years of age via Telehealth. We offer the choice of Bulk Billing and Fee paying sessions.

CONSULTING HOURS

Saturday: 8am – 12pm 
Weekdays: Available after 5 pm on selected days 

CONTACT US

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Dr Janaka Online Paediatric acknowledges and recognises the Traditional Owners of the land upon which we live and work, and we pay our respects to the Elders both past and present. 

Book Appointment Bulk billed appointment (approximately 8 months waiting list) and Private billing appointments are available. (Please note estimated wait times may vary depending on demand)
We will only accept a referral addressed to:
Dr Janaka Tennakoon
Online Paediatric Clinic
PO Box 1788 CP
MILDURA VIC 3500
Referrals not addressed to Dr Janaka Tennakoon's at Online Paediatric Clinic will not be accepted


The Clinic doesn't offer emergency health consultation. However if you email urgent requests from your GP with the referral, we may try to get you in for a cancellation. Otherwise all emergencies should contact local services.