Clinic Staff

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Community Healthcare caters for all your health care needs. We are also an accredited training practice for general practice registrars and for medical, nursing and allied health students.

Clinical Staff

Clinical Director

Dr Mark Foster MBBS FRACGP M.Med.Sci. Dr Foster joined us April 2016, He consults from both our Cessnock and Kurri Kurri clinics.

General Practitioners

We have doctors (both male and female) available across our two clinics including registrars. Registrars are fully qualified doctors who spend 6 – 12 months at the clinic finalising their specialist general practice training.

Our current doctors are:

  • Dr Mark Foster (Clinical Director)
  • Dr Julia Gan
  • Dr David King (Monday only)
  • Dr Gaylene Kennedy
  • Dr Bara Qattan
  • Dr Hafssa Al-Khalil
  • Dr Sam Fathi
  • Dr Michelle Park
  • Dr Vui Lee
  • Carmen Buchanan
  • Rumana Husain
  • Dr George Al Azraq (Kurri)
  • Dr Attikah MD Noor (Kurri)
  • Dr Mathew Burden (Kurri)
  • Dr John Hall (Kurri)

Nursing Staff

Our practice has experienced nursing staff. Our nurses work closely with your doctor in your care. Nurses gather information on your history and perform health assessments and assist in developing management plans for your health care. They perform ECGs, spirometry, injections, immunisations, wound dressings and assist the doctors in minor surgical procedures. Our credentialed mental health nurse works with your doctor to arrange counselling, psychologist or social support services if needed.

Administration Staff

Our Practice Manager is available for any questions or feedback you may have about our clinic or services. Just call 4991 0333 (Cessnock) or 4939 3300 (Kurri Kurri) or email . We hope you do not need to make a complaint, however if you do and we cannot resolve it you may wish to contact the Healthcare Complaints Commission on 1800 043 159.

Our team of friendly and efficient Patient Support Officers will help you over the phone and at the reception desk.

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