Dr Henry Januszewicz
He began his medical career at The Royal Melbourne Hospital and commenced Haematology training at Jerusalem’s Hadassah Hospital before moving back to Melbourne to St Vincent’s and Peter Mac Hospitals. He was a Haematology Research Fellow at the latter from 1980-1983. He was a consultant Haematologist at Peter Mac from 1989 to 2016.
After retiring from Peter Mac in 2016, Dr Januszewicz has retained honorary appointments at Peter Mac, The Alfred and Monash Health. He has also maintained a busy private practice since 1989, consulting in Bayside Haematology Mentone, Cabrini Haematology and Oncology Centre Malvern, South Eastern Private Noble Park and The Valley Private Hospital Mulgrave.
Dr Januszewicz has extensive experience in blood cancers (lymphoma, leukemia, multiple myeloma, myelodysplastic syndromes and myeloproliferative neoplasms), venous thromboembolism and other benign blood disorders. His involvement in clinical trials also gives him access to the latest advances in targeted blood cancer treatments, both in public hospitals and private practice.
He is a member of the Haematology Society of Australia and New Zealand, the Australian Leukemia Lymphoma Study Group, the American Society of Hematology and the European Haematology Association.
When his busy schedule allows it, you’ll find Dr Januszewicz enjoying walking and running, reading and cinema.
Dr Maciej Tatarczuch
Dr Maciej Tatarczuch is a clinical and laboratory haematologist, holding fellowships with both RACP and RCPA. Dr Tatarczuch graduated with Bachelor of Biomedical Science and Bachelor of Medicine/Bachelor of Surgery from The University of Melbourne and was awarded the Sister Christina Welsford Haematology Prize. Dr Tatarczuch undertook specialist training at St Vincent’s Hospital Melbourne, Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre and Melbourne Pathology. He completed a fellowship at Oxford University Hospital Trust, UK, where he gained experience in allogeneic bone marrow transplantation, haematological cancers and clotting/bleeding disorders. He has also completed a two-year clinical trials fellowship at Monash Health, during which time he was an investigator in over 50 clinical trials providing novel therapies for patients with haematological cancers.
Dr Tatarczuch currently holds positions at Monash Health, Australian Clinical Labs, Holmesglen Private Hospital, South Eastern Private Hospital, Mulgrave Private Hospital and Jessie MacPherson Private Hospital. He is actively involved in translational research at the Monash Health Translational Precinct, where his PhD studies focus on improving outcomes for patients with Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma.
Dr Tatarczuch has been a part of the bayside community for over 30 years and it is now home to him and his young family. He values patient-centred decision-making, clear communication and holistic care in his treatment of haematological cancers, clotting/bleeding disorders, cytopenias and iron deficiency.
Languages spoken: English, Polish.