Dr Ben Filewood
MBBS B.Sc, FRACGP
Dr Ben Filewood has come from Bundaberg to complete his general practice fellowship at Golden Beach Medical Centre. He has a broad interest in all aspects of general practice and aims for a holistic approach with particular emphasis on patient education. His special interests include men’s health, cardiovascular disease, and skin cancer.
Dr Constantin Frei
Dr Consti Frei trained as a specialist in general medicine in Switzerland before moving to Australia in 2005. Consti has been at Golden Beach Medical Centre since May, 2015, and has a special interest in musculoskeletal diseases.
Dr Emerson Arocena
Dr Arocena moved to Queensland in 2005 after completing his medical degree Internship in Mackay Base Hospital, North Queensland. Dr Arocena has a keen interest in Occupational medicine, paediatrics, general medicine, sports injuries, chronic disease management and travel/tropical medicine.
Dr Eranthi Hettiarachchi
MBBS, BPsycSc (Hons I), GCELead, DCH
Dr. Eranthi Hettiarachchi studied medicine at the University of Queensland, completed her residency and a registrar year in Paediatrics at Nambour. Her advanced skill is in Paediatrics and she is passionate about children's health. She also has a background in Psychology and executive leadership, and is currently on the board of directors for GPRA.
Dr Evan Jones
MBBS, FRACGP, DRANZCOG, DDME, Certificate in Family Medicine
Dr Evan Jones has over 20 years’ experience in general practice and has a special interest in the management of diabetes, asthma, cardiovascular disease and skin cancer. Dr Jones has also undertaken additional studies in the area of obstetrics and gynaecology and is a designated Diving Medical Examiner.
Dr Geoff Bennett
MBBS (Qld) BSc Hons FRACGP
Dr Geoff Bennett joined the Golden Beach Medical Centre having moved to the Sunshine Coast from Toowoomba. He has a particular interest in Children's Health and enjoys all aspects of General Practice. Dr Bennett is working full-time at the Golden Beach Medical Centre.
Dr John Conway
Dr John Conway moved to the Sunshine Coast from Melbourne where he was a partner at a General Practice in Diamond Valley for over 20 years. His special interests include geriatrics, paediatrics and general medicine.
Dr Lauren Shorthouse
MBBS FRACGP DRANZCOG
Lauren grew up in North Queensland, studying medicine at James Cook University in Townsville and Cairns and graduated in 2006. Since then she's undertaken hospital training, including diploma of obstetrics and gynaecology, and further training in paediatrics and in emergency medicine.
Dr Lee Harding
MB ChB MRCGP(Merit) FRACGP
Dr Lee Harding joined us from England where he completed his vocational training in 2002. He has been fortunate enough to travel widely and has worked previously in Australia, New Zealand and the U.K. He is interested in all aspects of General Practice particularly dermatology and elderly care.
Dr Michael Cross-Pitcher
MBBS, DRANZCOG, JCCA
Dr Michael Cross-Pitcher is a doctor with a broad experience and interest in all aspects of General Practice. He has obtained advanced qualifications in Obstetrics and Gynaecology, and thoroughly enjoys being a partner in the journey from pregnancy planning and antenatal care through to caring for the newborn.
Dr Michael Hayes
MBBS (Qld) Hons FRACGP
Dr Michael Hayes has over 20 years’ experience in General Practice and is interested in all areas of general practice, including geriatrics, paediatrics, and the treatment of solar keratosis and skin malignancies. Dr Hayes allocates Wednesdays to either home or hospital visits or in training RACGP registrars.
Dr Monica Woo
MBBS B.Sc, FRACGP
Dr Monica Woo graduated from the University of Queensland Medical School and has worked in Bundaberg following resident experience at the Mater Hospital in Brisbane. Monica has a high regard for doctor-patient communication and has a background in cardiovascular and chronic disease.
Dr Raylea Parkes
Dr Raylea Parkes graduated from the University of Queensland. Prior to General Practice training, she worked and trained in various Queensland Hospitals. She also spent several months working as a medical registrar in the UK. Her special interests include women's health, paediatrics and general medicine.
Dr Ross Anderson
Ross graduated from the University of Queensland in 1978. He enjoyed three years at the Royal Brisbane Hospital and then became a partner in a 5 doctor practice in Brisbane for 30 years. He moved to Moffat Beach in 2011 and joined GBMC. Ross enjoys all aspects of general practice and welcomes both new and regular patients.
Dr Ryan O'Donnell
Dr Ryan O'Donnell grew up in North Queensland. He Graduated from the University of Queensland. He has been practicing on the coast since 2012. He is interested in all areas of general practice with particular interest in Paediatrics, Men's Health and Chronic disease.
Dr Stacie King
B Med Sci, MBBS
Dr King Graduated in 2006 from the University of Tasmania. Despite his interest in all facets of general medicine, Dr King has interest in surgical problems, as well as preventive medicine, nutrition, and obesity; and the implications of these on general well-being and chronic disease.
Dr Stephen Bosworth
MBBS, UNSW (Hons) SMA
Dr Stephen Bosworth graduated with honours from the University of New South Wales. He is a member of Sports Medicine Australia and has additional areas of particular experience in the fields of asthma, paediatrics, skin malignancies and hormone therapy.
Dr Wynn Hlaing
MBBS, FRACGP, FACRRM
Dr Wynn Hlaing graduated from the Institute of Medicine Rangoon in 1979 and migrated to Australia in 1992. His special interests are in sports medicine, emergency medicine, skin cancer and men's health.
Dr Peter de Wet
Dr Peter de Wet was born in South Africa and moved to Brisbane with his family when he was 8 years old. Dr de Wet’s areas of interest within general practice are sports, trauma and minor procedures.
Dr Thao Nguyen
Dr Thao Nguyen studied medicine at The University of Melbourne and graduated in 1998. Dr Thao Nguyen enjoys all aspects of General Practice including paediatrics, women’s health, minor surgical procedures and geriatrics. She also offers medicare rebatable acupuncture service.
Dr Mark Greiner
Dr Mark Greiner was born and raised in Bundaberg. He completed a Bachelor of Science at the University of Queensland in 2008 and graduated from Griffith University School of Medicine in 2012. He is passionate about preventative medicine and patient education and enjoys skin cancer medicine.
Nursing Staff: Helen (Nurse Manager), Kay, Genene, Carmel, Jo, Ros, Lyndsey, Maureen, Jodie, Jenny, Fiona, Libby, Em
Reception Team: Misty (Reception Manager), Rebekah, Jenny, Cassie, Annalyce, Maddison, Genevieve, Darci, Courtney, Kerri, Bianca
Practice Manager: Karen Clarke
Administration Manager: Sharon