Dr Sabrina Saldanha has now been in Lane Cove for 15 years. She completed her medical degree at Monash University in Melbourne in 1983 and gained her Diploma in Obstetrics and Gynaecology in Melbourne in 1987. Her special interest are reflected in the patient profile of this practice which is family oriented with lots of newborns!!!
Dr Barlow is a fellow of the Australian College of Rural Medicine, having spent over 20 years in country NSW. This has given him extensive experience in looking after the whole family.
Whilst his main practice involves general family practice, he has an interest in mens health and travel medicine.
Dr Carolyn Bennett returns to the practice after 3 years of experiencing being a patient. she has decided doctors have more fun, and is very happy to be back at work. She has a special interest in medical education.
Dr Asher Hiddlestone graduated from Melbourne University in 1997, has worked for many years in hospitals both here and in the UK, and been in general practice since 2004. Her special interests include women’s and men’s health, paediatrics, sexual and mental health.
Dr Nerida Holdaway joined the practice in August 2009. She graduated from University of Sydney in 2001 And has worked in general practice since 2005. Her interests include sexual health, Mental Health and military medicine.
Dr Celine Holland has joined the practice in August 2006. She has completed her degrees at the Otago University, New Zealand in 1993. She worked for several years at Gosford Hospital and Sydney Children’s Hospital completing a Diploma in Paediatrics in 1997. She has a special interest in paediatrics, women’s health obstetrics and sexual health.
Dr Lisa Hurrell joined the practice in April 2009. She has worked in general practice for 25years. Her special interests include womens health and medical education.
Dr Sunny Misir moved to Australia in 1998 and has been in full-time work in emergency Medicine. He has maintained interest in general practice and completed GP Fellowship in 2001. His special interests include paediatrics, both men’s and women’s health and sports medicine.
Dr Vanessa Ricketts joined the practice in January 2007. She has completed her degrees at the University of Sydney and worked at the Children’s Hospital at Westmead for a year in 2004 and completed a Diploma of child Health. Her special interest includes women’s health and paediatrics.
Dr Brijinder Randhawa graduated from Medicine at Sydney University in 1987. She has worked in general practice for many years and joined Lane Cove Family Medical Practice in 2012. Dr Randhawa completed the training and exam (Cardiff University) for the Diploma in Practical Dermatology. She has an interest in women’s health, paediatrics, mental health care and dermatology.
We are delighted to announce that our practice has been awarded Accreditation by Australian General Practice Accreditation Limited (AGPAL).
This award acknowledges the high quality of our medical practice. AGPAL Surveyors consider many aspects of General Practice using standards set by the RACGP. These standards address key features from communication with patients to system management. To achieve accreditation it is necessary that the practice provide quality, comprehensive and continuing care to the patients in a caring environment.
Patients can be reassured that our practice ensures that their health , their rights and their needs are our top priority. We encourage our patients to complete evaluation forms and place suggestions in our suggestion box to enable us to continue to provide our excellent level of care.