Meet the doctors operating from our medical centres at Newcastle (Callaghan) and Central Coast (Ourimbah) campuses.

Meet our doctors

Newcastle campus at Callaghan

Dr Stephanie Brookman

(MBBS, Family Planning Association Certificate, Workcover Authorised Medical Practitioner)

Dr Stephanie Brookman is the Medical Director of the Health Service, has special interests in Occupational Health and Travel Medicine.

Dr Carolyn Hackworthy

(MBBS)

Dr Carolyn Hackworthy has a special interest in Women's Health.

 

Dr Sally Gaunson

(MBBS, FRACGP, Family Planning Association Certificate)

Dr Sally Gaunson has special interest in Women's Health and Paediatrics.

Dr Nayan Shah

(MBBS, DipRACOG, DFFP, FRACGP)


Dr Nayan Shah has an interest in asthma, gynaecology and all forms of contraception including Implanon.

Dr Michael Schien

(MBBS, FRACGP DipRACOG, Dip Anaesth (UK)

Dr Michael Schien is a GP with a special interest in skin disorders, including screening for skin cancer. Most excisions are done on site. He also undertakes regular rural locum work in anaesthesia and emergency medicine.

Dr Nerida Paterson

(BMed, Dip RACOG)

Dr Nerida Paterson has a special interest in Women's Health and Paediatrics.

Dr Lucy Gupta

(MBBS)

Dr Lucy Gupta speaks Hindi and has a special interest in preventive medicine.

Dr Padmini Prasad

(BMed. Newcastle, FRACGP)

Dr Padmini Prasad has a special interest in Chronic disease management and counselling.

 

Central Coast campus at Ourimbah

Dr Jillian Kerry Horadam

(MBBS, FPA Cert, MRACGP)

Dr Kerry Horadam has a special interest in mental health, women's health and sports medicine.