195 Specialist Centre and Children's Clinic

195 Specialist Centre in Bulleen offer a wide range of specialist medical services and treatment for adults and children.

Our emphasis is accessible and friendly personalised service encompassing most health needs in one location.  Our specialists have links with major tertiary hospitals such that high levels of care can be provided at a community level and supported by hospital care as required.

Dr Jiun Miin (Betty) Lai

MBBS, FRACS General, Endocrine and Laparoscopic Surgeon
Endoscopist (Gastroscopy and Colonoscopy)

Dr Jiun MiinI am a Consultant Surgeon at The Northern Hospital, Sunshine Hospital and Werribee Mercy Hospital. I completed my general surgical training at Austin Hospital. I spent 2 years at The Northern Hospital and Western Hospital as a General and Endocrine fellow.

I am fluent in English, Mandarin, Cantonese, Hakka and Malay.

My main interests include:

  • General Surgery
  • Endocrine Surgery
  • Thyroid surgery including cancer surgery
  • (Minimally invasive) Parathyroid surgery
  • Salivary gland - Submandibular surgery, management of submandibular stones and parotid surgery
  • Thyroglossal cyst and branchial cyst surgery
Laparoscopic surgery (cholecystectomy, hernia and adrenal surgery) Breast surgery (breast cancer surgery, sentinel lymph node and axillary dissection) Perianal surgery (Haemorrhoid, fistula, fissure surgery) Minor surgery (skin lesion excision, vasectomy, ingrown toenail, pilonidal surgery) Gastroscopy and colonoscopy (management of gastric ulcer, reflux, colonic polyp)

I operate at:


  • Northpark Private Hospital
  • Western Private Hospital
  • Melbourne Eastern Private Hospital
  • Warringal Private Hospital


  • The Northern Hospital
  • Werribee Mercy Hospital
  • Sunshine Hospital
  • Seymour Hospital