Next Practice Deakin

Medical Centre

Welcome to Next Practice Deakin medical clinic & GPs. We are here to keep you well, so we have general practitioners, geriatrician, outreach doctor, clinical psychologist and pharmacist all onsite. Our services include men’s health, women’s health, child and adolescent health, aged care including outreach, disability care, palliative care, mental health, contraceptive implants, sexual / LGBTIQ+ health, chronic disease management, bulk billing for children under 5 years old, Covid vaccinations (Booster, Moderna, Pfizer, Paediatric Pfizer and Novavax) and more.

Monday 8:00am - 6:00pm
Tuesday 8:00am - 6:00pm
Wednesday 8:00am - 6:00pm
Thursday 8:00am - 6:00pm
Friday 8:00am - 6:00pm
Saturday 9:00am - 12:00pm
Sunday Closed

Your Care Team

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Dr Paresh Dawda

General Practitioner

  • Qualifications: MBBS, DRCOG, DFSRH, FRCGP, FRACGP
  • Special interests: Chronic Disease Management and Palliative Care
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Dr Ilhaam Hameed

General Practitioner

  • Qualifications: MBBS, FRACGP
  • Special interests: Chronic Disease Management, Paediatrics and Sports Injury Management
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Dr Marie Elizabeth Wong

General Practitioner (Returning / referral patients only)

  • Qualifications: MD, CM(Ca), AAFP, DABFM(USA), FRACGP, Cert FPAA(Aus)
  • Special interests: Women's Health, Children's Health and Dermatology
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Dr Aseen Wajdi

General Practitioner

  • Qualifications: MBChB, RNZCGP, FRACGP
  • Special interests: General Disease Management, Preventative Health and Screening and Women's Health
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Dr Adair Ferguson

General Practitioner

  • Qualifications: MBBS, FRACGP, BSc, Master Of Nutrition And Dietetics, BHMS
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Dr Yarub Jamiel

General Practitioner

  • Qualifications: MBChB, FRACGP, FRNZCGP, F.AMPA, Dip Dermatology, Master GP, Dip ED, Dip O&G, Dip Aesthetic, PG Dip GP, ECFMG
  • Available: Tuesdays and Thursdays
  • Special interests: Dermatology (including skin cancer and aesthetic medicine)
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Elizabeth (Liz) Obersteller

Diabetes Educator and Nurse Practitioner

  • Qualifications: MN (NP) BN (RN) RN GradCert Diabetes
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Jacqueline Bampton

Dietician

  • Qualifications: Bachelor of Human Nutrition, Masters in Nutrition and Dietetics
  • Available: Thursdays
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Afnan Yazdan

Exercise Physiologist

  • Qualifications: Exercise Physiologist
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Brenda Fry

Dental Hygienist

  • Qualifications: Registered Dental Hygienist
  • Special interests: Dental Hygiene Services
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Tiffany Homeshaw

Mental Health Accredited Social Worker

  • Available: Saturdays
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Dr Prema Rajendra

General Practitioner

  • Qualifications: MBBS, FRACGP, Diploma in Child Health
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Dr Ren Poh

General Practitioner (Skin excisions, procedures and residential aged care only)

  • Qualifications: MBBS, FRACGP
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Dr Basil Lau

Geriatrician and Palliative Care Medicine

  • Qualifications: MBBS, DABIM, FRACP, Clinical Dip Pall Medicine
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Joanne Dean

Nurse Practitioner

  • Qualifications: MN NPrac, GradDip GerontNsg, BHlthSci
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Macy Pamuspusan

Registered Nurse

  • Qualifications: Registered Nurse
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Sushma Gurung

Support Coordinator & Enrolled Nurse

  • Qualifications: Enrolled Nurse
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Nikki Johnston

Nurse Practitioner

  • Qualifications: PhD student, Dip AppSciNursing, BN, MNP, Grad Cert Pall care & Grad Cert Oncology
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Sophia (Sarabjit Kaur)

Registered Nurse

  • Qualifications: Registered Nurse
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Ruth Spencer

Practice Nurse

  • Qualifications: Masters of Nurse Practitioner
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Barbara Shone

Social Worker

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Rachel Hill

Pharmacist

  • Qualifications: BSc(Chem)/BTeach, MPharm, AACPA, GradCertDiabEdM
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Suellyn Fraser

Clinic Advocate

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Maya Dawda

Patient Advocate

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Lewis Miller

Patient Advocate

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Zahara Smith

Patient Advocate

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Isabella Jammal

Patient Advocate

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Shabnam Rai

Patient Advocate

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Hamish Harding

Patient Advocate

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Shivani Mistry

Patient Advocate

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Iqra Syed

Patient Advocate

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Myka Misa

Patient Advocate

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Outreach Healthcare Professional

These appointments are available for LDK members only

Meet the team

Where to find us

Phone number (02) 6185 5555
Fax number (02) 6147 0311
Opening hours
Monday 8:00am - 6:00pm
Tuesday 8:00am - 6:00pm
Wednesday 8:00am - 6:00pm
Thursday 8:00am - 6:00pm
Friday 8:00am - 6:00pm
Saturday 9:00am - 12:00pm
Sunday Closed
Only open Saturday on advertised days. Closed on public holidays.

Services

Services offered by each healthcare professional vary but will include

General Practice

Women's Health

Men's Health

Children’s Care

Small Procedures

Mental Health

COVID-19 Vaccinations

Immunisations

Skin Checks

Health Assessments

Pathology On Site

Chronic Disease Management

Telehealth

Work Cover, Insurance and Legal Reports

Outreach Care

Sports Medicine

Palliative Care

Travel Medicine

Dietician Services

Geriatrician Services

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Fees

General Practice

Duration (mins) Full price After rebate
25 $135.10 $55.00
40 $173.00 $55.00
15 $96.40 $55.00
25 $135.10 $55.00
40 $173.00 $55.00
15 $96.40 $55.00
25 $135.10 $55.00
40 $173.00 $55.00
10 $20.00

A supplementary fee of $10 is applicable for a weekend day or during extended hours (between 7:00-8:00 and 18:00-21:00).

Concession card holders will receive a 40% discount on our usual GAP. (Please note that the discounted fee is NOT available for extended hours or weekend appointments).

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Our App puts your important health information at your fingertips.

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  •  Cardless payments
  •  Instructions and referrals from your doctor
  •  Secure and convenient access

Latest News

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    Join us for an educational talk and workshop with renowned Cardiologist, Dr Kashif Kalam, and Principal and Director at Prestantia Health and Next Practice Deakin, Dr Paresh Dawda. To register your interest - click here

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