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The Mayah Clinic, in Lakelands, near Warners Bay, opened last month. It offers a range of services including skin cancer checks and other dermatology care, cosmetic services such as eye treatments and lip enhancements, laser therapy and skin care products. The clinic is the first in Australia to use a tunable, hybrid fractional laser to treat skin damage. The Mayah Clinic founder Dr Kathryn Holmes said the Halo laser is the first of its kind in the world and significantly advances treatment and recovery times. Dr Holmes has more than 25 years experience in medicine.
She was a GP for 15 years before she saw a training position in cosmetic medicine in Sydney. She has a Bachelor of Medicine from Melbourne’s Monash University and is a Founding Fellow of the Australasian College of Aesthetic Medicine. Highly trained beautician, Jasmine Clark-Elkin, provides skin analysis as well as effective facials and microneedling. The clinic treats men and women.


Julie Billinghurst has had the opportunity to work in both solicitor and conveyancing offices in the Newcastle area for over 15 years and has now opened her own practice, Intouch Conveyancing Services located in the Lake Macquarie area of Cardiff.
Julie is not only passionate about her work but also property investing. Her business goal is to provide a proactive conveyancing service to clients buying or selling residential property to ensure clients and all involved parties are kept informed during what can at times be a challenging and overwhelming process. Julie offers an affordable fixed price professional fee with a mobile service where she meets clients either at their work place or home. 


One of the region's most respected business lawyers has opened the doors of a new firm in Newcastle's historic T&G Building. Micah Jenkins has established a specialist legal firm dedicated to providing services in business and commercial law, property and estate law.
Jenkins Legal Services will offer services to small to medium sized business with a particular focus on businesses in the healthcare, mining services, government, not-forprofits and liquor sectors.
Micah is joined by a small team of lawyers and business support people and the firm boasts the most up-to-date legal practice management and research systems and tools and its team is complemented by a professional network of lawyers, referral agents and consultants that provide specialist services for clients.


A new organisation launched by a group of executives who have worked internationally for some of the world’s most recognisable brands brings businesses operating in the Hunter the opportunity to access world-class executive level services on an ad hoc, interim or part-time basis – affording businesses a standard of expertise that may otherwise have been out of their price range. CXO Advisors Pty Limited is a collective of senior executives from across a variety of industries offering an alternative to full-time recruitment for small, medium or large organisations. Graeme Keddie, founder and principal, says that CXO Advisors was created in response to significant demand in Newcastle and the Hunter region for high-level expertise, as businesses expand into new markets and new phases of growth.
Graeme has had leadership positions for organisations in Europe and Asia that include Draeger Medical, Baxter Pharmaceuticals and Philips Electronics.




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