Dr John Azoury

MBBS, FRACGP FACRRM, DRANZCOG, Master Sports Med.

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Over 20 years experience at Crawford Street Medical Clinic, John combines his full time work at the clinic with his work as a GP Obstetrician. A VMO at Queanbeyan Base Hospital, John has a strong interest in Mental Health, Sports Medicine and E-health initiatives.

Dr Azoury has a 12 month wait for performing vasectomies at Queanbeyan District Hospital.

Dr Ross Hendry

Dr Ross Hendry joined QGPSC in 1991 and is a part owner of the practice.

Ross is an experienced General Practitioner with more than 30 years experience in general medicine, paediatrics and anaesthetics.  This experience has been gained overseas and interstate, as well as locally.

Ross has served on many committees and working groups attached to hospitals and medical boards to progress improvements in health care and quality care to patients.  He continues to be an active participant in clinic improvements, and is an active mentor and teacher for medical students and registrars.

 

Dr Mohan Mirpuri

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MBChB, B MedSci, MRCGP, DRCOG, FRACGP

Mohan trained in the UK and achieved his fellowship in Oxford, England. He enjoys all aspects of General Practice including Chronic Disease management, (such as Diabetes, Heart disease, Lung disease), and Occupational health Medicine.

He actively looks after many residents at the residential care homes in Queanbeyan and has an interest in Geriatrics.

He also is an active Senior mentor and Supervisor for medical students and GP Registrars within the practice.

Dr Sujith Kamath

 

MBBS, MRCS (Glasgow), PG Diploma Medical Education (Cardiff), MRCGP (UK), FRACGP.

Having trained in India and UK, Sujith has been working at QGPSC since 2010. He has been a practice principal since 2011. In addition to his work at QGPSC since 2012 he has been working as a Visiting Medical Officer at Queanbeyan Hospital both for admissions and as a surgical assistant, thus ensuring closer relationships with secondary care yet helping maintain a core GP principle of continuity of care. Sujith has also been participating in the Cardiac Rehabilitation Program since 2016.

As a GP, Sujith provides care across all ages and most aspects but has an interest in Chronic Conditions like Diabetes, Cardiovascular & Respiratory Medicine. He also has an interest in Minor Surgery (including skin cancer surgery), Musculoskeletal, Emergency Medicine and Mens Health. Since 2016 he has been working with the Canberra Sleep Clinic and in his role as the "in-house" sleep specialist co-ordinates the QGPSC sleep service. He sees patients for pre-employment checks and for work-cover claims.

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Dr Fred Vethanayagam

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MBBS, AMC, DRANZCOG(ADV), FRACGP, FACRRM,
Diploma Australasian College of Skin Cancer Medicine
Diploma in Advanced Skin Cancer Surgery

Dr Fred is a very experienced GP with 30 years in rural medicine prior to joining QGPSC in 2008.

His main interests are Skin Cancer Medicine and Surgery, performing various flaps and skin grafts as part of the procedure.

He has retired from the Queanbeyan District Hospital where he provided both obstetric and anaesthetic services, but continues to offers ante-natal care at the Clinic.

Dr Fred provides general practice services. Dr Fred does not take on worker’s compensation nor medico-legal cases.

Dr Najat Kushada

MBBS AMC FRACGP Dip Child Health

Having previously worked at Crawford Street Medical Clinic as a GP registrar in 2009, Dr Kushada returned to QGPSC as a GP in early 2012. Dr Kushada has extensive experience both in hospital and private practice. This includes spending over six years at the Canberra Hospital and Calvary Hospital and three years in a private practice in Yass NSW.  Dr Kushada deals with all aspects of health/medical care with special interest in children, women and adolescent health, mental health issues, emergency and minor procedures.

Dr Kushada works from Monday to Thursday from 8 am to 4 pm.

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Dr Anthony Stevenson

MBBS FACRRM FRACGP FARGP (Anaes) DRANZCOG MPH&TM

After working in Indigenous health in tropical Queensland and Brisbane, Anthony commenced at the Clinic in 2005. Anthony strives for a patient centred and culturally sensitive relationship with each patient. Anthony combines his part time work at the clinic with his role as a Visiting Medical Officer at the Queanbeyan Hospital, where he works in Emergency Medicine, as a GP Anaesthetist, and provides general medical inpatient care. Anthony has an ongoing interest in tropical and travel medicine, enjoys teaching and also instructs on emergency medicine courses. He is a supervisor of training for GP Registrars at Queanbeyan Hospital. Anthony loves spending time with his family, or relaxing in the wild outdoors.

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Dr Matthew Thompson

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Dr Thompson is a Fellow of the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners. He graduated from the ANU Medical School and completed his internship and residency in the Canberra region, with a focus on acute care. Prior to entering general practice he wa working as an Intensive Care Registrar at a private hospital in Canberra.

Dr Thompson has an interest in all aspects of general practice including minor procedures

Dr Vishal Arya

MBBS, MHID, AMC, FRACGP, FPAA cert

Dr Vishal Arya is an experienced General Practitioner, medical educator and skin cancer surgeon who provides comprehensive holistic care to the whole family at all stages of life, including skin cancer, women's health, chronic health diseases, reproductive & sexual health, shared pregnancy care, children's health, musculoskeletal injuries and mental health.

He offers services for procedures such as Implanon & Mirena insertion/removal, ingrown toenail resection, joint injections, lump removals, skin cancer surgery etc

Dr Arya performs vasectomies at the clinic under local anaesthetic.

Dr Sarah Bombell

MBBS, FRACGP, DRANZCOG (Adv), IBCLC

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Women's and Children's Health

Sexual Health and contraception including IUD insertion  

Pre-conception care and infertility

Antenatal and postnatal care

GP Obstetrics (VMO at Queanbeyan Hospital)

Breastfeeding medicine and tongue tie division

International Board Certified Lactation Consultant

Dr Sarah Bombell has recently returned to the area after completing her specialist training interstate. She is now focusing on her special interest areas which include pregnancy related care and breastfeeding issues. With over 20 years experience working in the area of Women's and Children's health, Sarah has a wealth of knowledge and skills in the areas of sexual and reproductive health, pre-conception care and infertility, antenatal and postnatal care, and is also working in Obstetrics at both Queanbeyan Hospital and Centenary Hospital for Women and Children. Sarah is a International Board Certified Lactation Consultant and qualified Breastfeeding Counsellor. Sarah is familiar with, and manages a variety of complex breastfeeding issues, including division of tongue and lip ties. In her spare time, Sarah volunteers with the Australian Breastfeeding Association's National Breastfeeding Helpline. She also enjoys spending time with her young children at the family farm on the South Coast.