Our Care Goal

Yarra Oncology work in partnership with our patients to pursue the best possible health outcome in the face of a cancer diagnosis.

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Monday 9:00 – 4:30
Tuesday 9:00 – 4:30
Wednesday 9:00 – 4:30
Thursday 9:00 – 4:30
Friday 9:00 – 4:30

 (03) 9870 0079

Welcome to Yarra Oncology


The Yarra Oncology team is a group of cancer professionals who work collaboratively to achieve outstanding care for our patients.

Dr Prasad Cooray
Dr Prasad CoorayMedical Oncologist
Prasad is a general oncologist with sub-speciality interest in the treatment of gastrointestinal cancer (colon, rectum, oesophagus, stomach); hepato-biliary cancer (pancreas, liver, gall bladder, bile duct); genitourinary cancer (prostate, kidney, bladder); and lung cancer.
Dr Laura Pellegrini
Dr Laura PellegriniMedical Oncologist
Dr Laura Pellegrini is a medical oncologist with a special interest in the management of breast cancer. She is a graduate of Monash University and became a Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Physicians in 2007. Dr Pellegrini completed specialty training in Medical Oncology at the Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre, Box Hill Hospital, Bendigo Hospital and Monash Medical Centre.
Lauren Young
Lauren YoungAccredited Exercise Physiologist
Lauren is an Accredited Exercise Physiologist with a Master of Clinical Exercise Physiology. Lauren is enthusiastic about further education and improving her skills having recently gained her Cancer Exercise Trainer qualification with the American College of Sports Medicine.


Our aim is to deliver the highest standard of evidence-based, best practice care to cancer patients.


Yarra Oncology offers patients a purpose-built space, accommodating our doctors, nurses, and allied health professionals. Free onsite parking is available for all patients.

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 (03) 9870 0079