Meet our Gold Coast medical centre doctors
All of the doctors in our practice have a strong commitment to general practice and continuing medical education. Whenever possible it is in your best interest to see the same doctor, who then becomes familiar with your history and can therefore give you the most appropriate advice and treatment.
Dr Amjad Ali
Dr Amjad Ali was trained at Cambridge University in the UK has spent the last 25 years in various remote and rural areas of Australia and is a highly experienced General Practitioner with well developed skills in Emergency Medicine, Family Medicine, Anti-Ageing and has a special interest in Nutritional and Environmental Medicine including Genomic Medicine. He welcome him back to our team on the Gold Coast.
Dr Nicolas Lenskyj (FRACGP)
We are delighted to welcome Dr Nicolas Lenskyj to our ever-growing team. Dr Lenskyj is Canadian. He trained in general practice in rural areas of North Queensland and Western Victoria, and has worked in adolescent mental health (Headspace), Aboriginal health, and hospital in-patient and community psychiatry. He is a Fellow of the Royal Australian College of General Practice. He has a thorough understanding of family medicine, and advanced training in mental health. His special interests include chronic disease management, and geriatrics. He is keen to help patients adopt new and more healthy habits of thought, feeling, and behavior. He is fluent in French, and can speak and read some Spanish. In his spare time he enjoys yoga, canoeing, songwriting, and latin dancing.
Dr Heidi Freeman
Dr Heidi is an Australian doctor, with a special interest in sports medicine, orthopaedics and musculoskeletal disorders. Dr Freeman is an incredibly thorough and well respected young doctor who works with us part time in our sports medicine clinics.
Dr Jenny Melgarejo Mendieta
Dr Jenny is an experienced GP established for over 3 years on Gold Coast with a Special interest in Geriatric Medicine and is our visiting Aged Care Doctor based in Tamborine Mountain.
She is thorough, caring diagnosis and treatment skills for a diverse range of complex medical conditions for our elderly and is proficient in speaking English and Spanish.
Dr Rakesh Bhaskar
Dr Rakesh Bhaskar has an extensive background as a GP with a special interest in Obstetrics and Gynaecology, having carefully looked after Mothers and babies, including the delivery of 1000s of babies in Australia over his 40+ years of practice.
Additionally, he has exceptional knowledge of diagnoses and treatment of chronic disease, occupational health, mental health and general family medicine.
He is a well-established Doctor in Australia who is caring, genuine and thorough.
Dr Bhaskar is fluent in English, Punjabi and Hindi.
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