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All of our doctors provide care specifically tailored to meet the needs or our Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Community and provide culturally appropriate care to our diverse community of patients.

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Dr Zia (Hafiz Ziaullah)

General Practitioner, Male MBBS

Dr. Hafiz Muhammad Ziaullah (Dr. Zia) is married with three kids, they moved to Queensland from Victoria back in 2015.

Dr Zia has been consulting variety of patients from Emergency cases to General Medicine, General Surgery to Consulting regular checkups for all age groups and cultural backgrounds.

Dr Zia manages complex medical issues including acute and ongoing management of chronic diseases, diabetes etc. Looks after Women’s Health, Pregnancy including Antenatal, Natal and Post Natal care. Implanon and Mirena insertion. Men’s Health, sexual health, infertility and family planning. Children Health Checks, Immunisations and behavioural issues. Travel Health and vaccination. Health Checks and ongoing care for New Borns to Geriatric groups, he believes in providing latest information and education about preventative Health. Dr Zia offers Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Checks and provides them with excellent continuous care in respect to their cultural backgrounds and beliefs. He also consult various Mental Health issues from children to adulthood

Dr Zia has special interest in cosmetic procedures, radio frequency and Laser treatment of various skin types and conditions. He has Successfully completed courses of skin cancer and Aesthetic Medicine in Australia. If you’re interested in skin rejuvenation, cosmetic procedures and/or laser treatment – Please discuss with Dr Zia.

Areas of Interest

  • General Family Medicine
  • Women and Children’s health
  • Men’s & Women’s Health
  • Management of Chronic Disease
  • Paediatric Health
  • Cosmetic medicine
  • Indigenous health
  • Mental health
  • Women’s & Men’s Health
  • Child & Adolescent Health
  • Geriatric Health
  • Weight loss
  • Asthma Management
  • Diabetes management
  • Family medicine
  • Chronic disease management
  • Skin cancer Checks

Languages Spoken

  • English

Dr Halima Goss

General Practitioner, Female MBBS

Professional statement

Dr Halima Goss is an Australian Graduate who brings an extensive amount of general practice experience to Beerwah Family Clinic. Dr Goss treats all aspects of general medicine including Women’s and Children’s Health, Chronic disease management, Mental Health and many more. Dr Goss is taking both new and regular patients.

Areas of Interest

  • Mental health
  • Skin Checks
  • Immunisations
  • Pregnancy care
  • Chronic disease management
  • Geriatric Health
  • Child & Adolescent Health
  • Women’s & Men’s Health

Languages Spoken

  • English

Dr Regi Xavier

General Practitioner, FRACGP, MBBS,AMC.

Dr Regi has obtained Fellowship qualification of the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners  ( FRACGP )

Dr.Regi has been working in General Practice and public hospital system in Australia for about 15 years.

He has been working in various Queensland Health Hospitals prior to moving to Australian General Practice.

Dr.Regi has got extensive experience and expertise in mental health having completed the training period and some of the requirements of Australian specialist Psychiatrist training of Royal Australian & New Zealand College of Psychiatrists.

He has expertise and special interest in management of chronic diseases, Diabetes, Hypertension,Arthritis and Elderly Medicine.

Dr Regi believes in holistic approach to medical practice, integrating social and emotional components of illness thus providing comprehensive and quality of continuing care.

When not at work, Dr Regi stays home spending time with family, and cooking new recipies.

Areas of Interest

  • Mental health
  • Diabetes & Hypertension management
  • Management of Chronic Diseases
  • General Family Medicine
  • Care of the Elderly
  • Children’s health
  • Women’s health including Implanon insertion & removal
  • Men’s Health
  • Weight loss management
  • Asthma Management
  • Minor surgical procedures

Languages Spoken

  • English

 

Dr Nazneen Neela

General Practitioner, Female MBBS

Dr Neela has over 10 years’ experience as a General Practitioner. She has done her MBBS in Bangladesh and then moved to UK. She has completed her PLAB and worked in Birmingham Heartlands hospital.

She has moved in Australia in 2006 and worked at Caboolture and Redcliffe Hospital. She has 2.5 years’ experience in Aboriginal clinics and training in Mental Health.

She is a very caring, focused and thorough doctor, who is committed to work with her patients to build strong relationships by making a positive contribution to their health and life.

Dr Neela is married and has a son. She enjoys spending time with her family and their Golden Retriever at the beach. She is a professional singer and loves travelling.

Languages speaks–English, Bengali, Hindi and Urdu

Areas of Interest

  • Indigenous health
  • Diabetes management
  • Asthma Management
  • Antenatal and post natal care
  • Women’s & Men’s Health
  • Mental health–Depression and Anxiety
  • Child & Adolescent Health
  • Chronic disease management
  • Men’s & Women’s Health
  • Family medicine
  • Elderly Health
  • Weight management
  • Implanon insertion and removal
  • Mirena removal
  • Minor surgery and procedure
  • Iron infusion
  • Birth Control
  • Sexual Health

Dr Umair Ahmed

General Practitioner, Male, MBBS

Speaks English

Dr Umair Worked in Emergency Medicine throughout Metro North and Regional NSW, Also worked with Deputising Medical Services around Brisbane. Special interest in Trauma, Cardiovascular Health, Infectious Diseases and Paediatrics.

Areas of interest:

  • Women and Children’s health
  • Management of Chronic Disease
  • Chronic disease management
  • Mens health
  • Mental health

Dr Cielo Marquez-Doyle

Dr Cielo Marquez-Doyle has over 10 years’ experience in medical practice in the Philippines and Australia, covering a range of clinical roles and settings from primary care through to tertiary hospitals. Over the years, she has gained skills in managing all facets of General Practice and holds Fellowship with the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners. She also has worked in Emergency Medicine in hospitals in Queensland and Victoria. She has work experience in Occupational Health and Aboriginal Health.   She just recently moved from Mount Isa, QLD and has been a familiar face in the community for the past 8 years. When she is not working, Cielo loves travelling and spending time with family and friends.


Dr Errol Beukes

Dr Beukes was trained in South Africa. Worked in Canada as a Family Physician for 10 years. Relocated to NSW in 2012 and worked in the area since then. Recently relocated to the Sunshine Coast.

Dr Beukes likes all aspects of family medicine

Dr Thomas Rosenfeld

Dr Thom graduated from the University of Queensland in 2017 and has worked in many areas of medicine since in a range of hospitals and community settings. He is interested in all aspects of general practice with a particular interest in Men’s Health, Chronic Disease, Paediatrics and Skin Cancer.

Dr Thom grew up on the Sunshine Coast before moving away to study. Since starting a family, Dr Thom and his partner have recently returned to the Sunshine Coast to be close to family. When he’s not at work, you’ll find him at the beach with his partner and two children. If he’s not at the beach he’s probably hiking, kayaking or rock climbing.

Areas of Interest

· Men’s health

· Chronic disease management

· Paediatric Care

· Skin cancer

Languages Spoken

· English

Dr Muhummad Faisal

MBBS, DCP, AMC Cert

Dr Faisal is a dedicated, competent and compassionate doctor with over ten years of professional experience. Dr Faisal is a highly respected GP who has enjoyed working in Australia for the last six years in both Logan Hospital and Gold Coast University Hospital within various specialities. Dr Faisal’s experience and interest extends to Mental Health, Paediatrics, Women’s Health, Chronic Disease Management, Aged Care, Dermatology and Skin Cancer diagnosis and treatment.

 

Dr Faisal has enjoyed traveling after graduating from Pakistan in 2008 where he stayed for two years working. Dr Faisal then moved to Ireland where he worked for another two years. in 2013 Dr Faisal decided to move to Tasmania where he spent some time. Finally In 2016 Dr Faisal decided to relocate to Queensland.

 

Dr Faisal is fluent in English, Urdu, Hindi and Punjabi. He likes playing Cricket, Table Tennis and going on long drives in his free time.

 

Areas of interest:

• Skin cancer Checks

• Chronic disease management

• Family medicine

• Diabetes management

• Asthma Management

• Child & Adolescent Health

• Women’s & Men’s Health

• Mental health

• Indigenous health

• Paediatric Health

• Management of Chronic Disease

• Men’s & Women’s Health

• Women and Children’s health

• General Family Medicine

Dr Suraiya Akhter

General Practitioner, Female MBBS

Suraiya is a family doctor, settled in Glenview, Sunshine Coast. She has graduated from Bangladesh and Moved to Australia in 2008. She took a break to raise her two daughters, completed her AMC qualification in 2017 and worked in Papua New Guinea on Refugee Health.

She joined the Caboolture Hospital in 2019 before embarking on family practice in the Beerwah Family Clinic.

She is passionate about all aspects of general practice including women’s health, paediatrics, care of elderly patients, keenly interested in lifestyle challenges, mental health, chronic disease and all the variety that general practice brings.

Suraiya is a family oriented, very caring person with a number of testimonials on her credit from patients, she is focused and thorough and works with her patients to make a positive contribution to their healthy life.

Languages speaks–English, Bengali

Areas of Interest

  • Women’s Health
  • Antenatal and Postnatal care
  • Mental health–Depression and Anxiety
  • Child & Adolescent Health
  • Elderly Health
  • Family medicine
  • Chronic disease management including diabetes, asthma etc.
  • Weight management
  • Implanon insertion and removal
  • Iron infusion
  • Birth Control

Dr Clement Rajasingh

General Practitioner, Male, AMC, MBBS, MS

Speaks English, Hindi, and Tamil

Dr. Clement is an internationally trained surgeon who came to Australia 15 years back. He has worked in various surgical specialities across 4 states in Australia. He has experience in General surgery, Colorectal and Vascular surgery, ENT, Plastic, Urology, Orthopedics, Maxillofacial and Head and neck surgery. Currently he is pursuing a career as a Rural Generalist with Advanced skills in Surgery. He has recently relocated to the Sunshine Coast with a plan to settle here. He lives with his wife and son.

Areas of interest:

General medicine

Chronic disease management

Mental health

Skin cancer Checks

Men’s health

Surgery and associated specialities.

Woman’s health

Allied Health

David Franklin (APD AND CDE)

BSc, BNutrDiet and GCertDiabEd

 

Dietitian/Diabetes Educator

David is an Accredited Practising Dietitian and a Credentialed Diabetes Educator. He completed his Nutrition and Dietetics qualification locally at the University of the Sunshine Coast in 2015 and a post graduate certificate in Diabetes Education from Deakin University in 2019. He has invested many years working within the chronic disease management field in the Sunshine Coast at various GP clinics, covering a wide range of health conditions including obesity, malnutrition, cardiovascular disease, diabetes, musculoskeletal conditions, gastrointestinal conditions, kidney disease, and many others. He has worked in Cairns as a specialist Bariatric Surgery Dietitian and has also worked in-country in Cambodia assisting the hospital staff’s ability to effectively manage their patient’s nutritional requirements. David has a kind nature and is an advocate of using evidence-based nutrition principles to assist the individual achieve their goals in a non-judgemental way. Recently, he has focussed his attention primarily on diabetes management and hopes to assist people living with diabetes in managing their condition in an effective manner.