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Welcome Doctor Stephen Lee

September 12, 2019

The Surgery is very pleased to welcome Dr Stephen (Steve) Lee.

Steve qualified at Nottingham University Medical School in England and has since obtained his Fellowship of The Royal Australian College of GP’s. He moved to Australia in 1992. Steve has practiced in Perth and has also worked for the Royal Flying Doctor Service. He has lived in Albany since 2003.

His medical interests include family medicine, skin cancer and emergency medicine.

Health News Newsletter June – July 2019

June 6, 2019

Topics covered by our free newsletter for June – July 2019:

  • Post Traumatic Stress
  • Parkinson’s Disease
  • Headaches
  • Whooping Cough

Plus patient information, healthy recipes and more!

Pick up a printed copy at The Surgery, or download from the link below:

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Welcome Doctor Jasmine Wong

February 1, 2019

The Surgery extends a warm welcome to Dr Jasmine Wong who will be with our practice for 2019.

Jasmine is an experienced doctor having worked in Australia, Singapore and Ireland. Jasmine was most recently a Medical Officer at Royal Perth & Armadale Hospitals. Her two years included terms in Emergency, General Medicine, Mental Health, Obstetrics and Gynaecology and Cardiology.

Jasmine looks forward to seeing our existing patients and those who are new to The Surgery.

Health News Newsletter October – November 2018

October 31, 2018

Topics covered by our free newsletter for October – November 2018:

  • Tinnitis
  • Asthma in Children
  • ManagingStress
  • Baby Teeth
  • Parkinson’s Disease

Plus patient information, healthy recipes and more!

Pick up a printed copy at The Surgery, or download from the link below:

Download HealthNews October-November 2018 (PDF file)

Health News Newsletter April – May 2018

April 17, 2018

Topics covered by our free newsletter for February – March 2018:

  • Tips for Older Travellers
  • Tennis Elbow
  • Managing Coeliac Disease
  • Family Breakups and Kids
  • Heartburn

Plus patient information, healthy recipes and more!

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Download HealthNews April-May 2018 (PDF File)

Welcome to Dr Andrea Guenther

March 19, 2018

The Surgery is pleased to welcome Doctor Andrea Guenther to Albany and our practice.

Andrea is a very experienced GP with special interests in Family Medicine,  Paediatrics, Women’s Health and Antenatal Care.

Andrea is very pleased to join our team of caring health professionals.
Call to make an appointment or book online at HealthEngine.

Health News Newsletter February – March 2018

February 1, 2018

Topics covered by our free newsletter for February – March 2018:

  • School Refusal
  • Mobile Phones and Kids
  • Avoiding Listeria
  • Dealing with Depression
  • Glaucoma

Plus patient information, healthy recipes and more!

Pick up a printed copy at The Surgery, or download from the link below.

Download Health News February-March 2018 (PDF file)

Welcome to Dr Maida Akhtar

November 13, 2017

The Surgery is very pleased to welcome Doctor Maida Akhtar, MBChBPD Pub HlthPDHIV, to the practice and Albany.

Maida is an experienced General Medical Practitioner with special interests in:

  • Paediatrics
  • Women’s Health
  • Chronic Disease Management
  • Emergency Medicine.

Maida is accepting patients who are new to The Surgery and is happy to see all existing patients of the practice.

Ankle Brachial Pressure Index Tests

October 30, 2017

The Surgery has obtained the latest technology to enable a quick, noninvasive check of your risk of peripheral artery disease (PAD).

People with peripheral artery disease are at an increased risk of heart attack, stroke, poor circulation and leg pain.

The Ankle Brachial Pressure Index (ABPI) test, which is very quick to perform, will be offered to all our patients with diabetes and other patients at risk including those over the age of 70.

The ABPI test is bulk billed.