Senior Management

At Hunter Imaging Group we pride ourselves on the quality and experience of our caring staff. Our Radiologists work as a team to provide both patients and referrers with an unrivalled level of service.

Hunter Imaging Group boasts the largest team of Consultant Radiologist and Nuclear Medicine Physicians in the region. Our team of specialists over a broad spectrum of sub-specialties and as such offer the complete range of diagnostic imaging and interventional services.

Dr Demetrius Voutnis

CEO BA, BA (Hons), BMed, FRACP, FAANMS

Dr Demetrius Voutnis studied history and literature at the University of Sydney, medicine at the University of Newcastle and trained at John Hunter Hospital before subspecialising in Nuclear Medicine at the University of Cambridge Department of Nuclear Medicine at Addenbrookes ...

Dr Demetrius Voutnis studied history and literature at the University of Sydney, medicine at the University of Newcastle and trained at John Hunter Hospital before subspecialising in Nuclear Medicine at the University of Cambridge Department of Nuclear Medicine at Addenbrookes Hospital in the UK. He has contributed extensively to nuclear medicine publications, including leading textbooks in the field.

Dr Voutnis has special interests in:

  • Infection imaging, particularly the painful prosthesis
  • Oncology, including PET-CT lung
  • Bone Density
  • Interventional Therapy
  • Cardiology including Nuclear Myocardial Perfusion Imaging and is also an Accredited Specialist in CT Coronary Angiography

Todd Forbes

Chief Operating Officer BSc App, MBA

Todd graduated from the University of Technology, Sydney, in 1996 with a Bachelor of Applied Science majoring in Biomedical Science and Biotechnology. Spending the next 3 – 4 years in a high pressure stat laboratory covering a number of disciplines, ...

Todd graduated from the University of Technology, Sydney, in 1996 with a Bachelor of Applied Science majoring in Biomedical Science and Biotechnology. Spending the next 3 – 4 years in a high pressure stat laboratory covering a number of disciplines, Todd’s natural ability in business and his market orientation saw him progress into a Client Services role focussing on maintaining existing business and exploring areas for market growth.

In 2003 Todd joined the Senior Management Team of Hunter Imaging Group as Client Services Manager, steering the company’s Marketing and Growth efforts. In 2009, his role further expanded to include operational responsibility of 9 Diagnostic Imaging centres, the Hunter Imaging Group centralised typing department, Patient Services Department (call centre) and the Courier Department.

In 2013 and while working full-time, Todd completed an MBA at The University of Newcastle with distinction.

With over 18 years experience in the diagnostics industry, Todd dedicates his time working with the team at Hunter Imaging Group to ensure patients and referrers are the recipients of first class, efficient and caring diagnostic imaging services.

 

Jenni Tickner

Jennifer Tickner

Financial Controller

Jennifer was born and raised in Newcastle where she began study of computer programming and systems analysis. Through this study, she started work with an Australasian manufacturing company for 10 years, working through to become the Practice and Finance Manager. Jennifer ...

Jennifer was born and raised in Newcastle where she began study of computer programming and systems analysis. Through this study, she started work with an Australasian manufacturing company for 10 years, working through to become the Practice and Finance Manager.

Jennifer joined the Hunter Imaging Group accounts payable team in 1998, and has worked, not only with Hunter Imaging, but also with Castlereagh Imaging and Sonic Healthcare in various senior financial positions, leading up to her current position of Financial Controller.

As Financial Controller, Jennifer’s primary role is to ensure the smooth running and performance of the HIG finance and accounting functions, in order to build growth and enhance future success of the company.

Geoff Tranter

Geoff Tranter

Senior Manager

Geoff was born and bred in Maitland NSW. A qualified Diagnostic Radiographer, through RMIT Melbourne, Geoff brings his vast experience as a Radiographer/Manager of over 30 years in both Public and Private Sectors. Geoff has designed and managed a number ...

Geoff was born and bred in Maitland NSW. A qualified Diagnostic Radiographer, through RMIT Melbourne, Geoff brings his vast experience as a Radiographer/Manager of over 30 years in both Public and Private Sectors. Geoff has designed and managed a number of departments and building projects.

Geoff joined Hunter Imaging Group during its infancy and has been a proactive member in Change Management as the group has grown. Geoff’s primary role is in the operations of the branches and staff, both technical and administrative, throughout Hunter Imaging Group. He is committed to ensuring that staff offer an efficient and quality service to our patients and referrers.

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