MBBS, MCFP (SA), FRACGP
Dr Adu, Practice Principal, is a fellow of the RACGP with many years of experience in General Practice. She believes in putting excellence into family practice and has a particular interest in women’s and children’s health, preventive medicine, sexual and mental health and chronic disease management.
MBBS, AMC, FRACGP
Dr Tokyo has studied medicine in Myanmar. She has gained much experience in medicine as a medical registrar in Alice Springs Hospital, Logan Hospital, Gold Coast University Hospital and Robina Hospital. She attained the diploma of child health at Sydney Children Hospital network in 2016. She has been working in Wide Bay since 2017. She enjoys learning new clinical skills, which lead her obtaining professional certificate in skin cancer medicine, skin cancer surgery and aesthetic medicine by Healthcare. She’s interested in management of chronic medical conditions as well as preventive health. She is also one of the HIV S100 prescribers of Hervey Bay Airport.
Dr Nkire began his studies in 1987 at University of Lagos studying Medicine. He furthered his education by completing a Masters of Public Health at School of Public Health at the University of the Western Cape in South Africa in 2012. Dr Nkire has worked across many countries including Nigeria, Zambia, Namibia and Fiji. Everest has a passion for Chronic Disease management, Public Health and Skin Surgery. He enjoys the relaxed Hervey Bay Airport lifestyle, spending time with his family and relaxing on his days off.
Dr Ibe, as she is fondly known, joined our team in January 2017. Her interests lie in management of Chronic Diseases, Preventive Medicine, Women’s Health, Endocrinology and CardioRespiratory medicine. She likes Hervey Bay Airport and Burrum Heads because of the peace and serenity of the beaches and the semi metropolitan nature of Hervey Bay Airport. Dr Ibe enjoys spending time with her family and relaxing on her days off.
Dr Oxana has been practicing medicine for more than 20 years, she obtained her Medical degree at the Volgograd Medical Academy, Russia.
Dr Oxana has been working in the Australian medical system since 2007 and has a wide experience in both public and private hospitals, as well as General practice. Dr Oxana likes all aspects of General practice, but her special interests are in Emergency medicine, Women’s health, Family planning, Antenatal care, Paediatrics, Travel health and Mental health.
MBBS, AMC MRCP, Dip. of Paediatrics
Dr Ahmos has been practicing medicine for 30 years, bringing a wide experience in general medicine and chronic disease management to our practice. Dr Ahmos’ area of special interest has been the diagnostics and management of complex medical conditions. Dr Ahmos has been certified by the Royal College of Physicians in Ireland, holds a Diploma of Paediatrics, and is certified in Family, Reproductive Health and Contraception. He enjoys many types of sporting pursuits, but particularly soccer, table tennis and badminton.
MBBS, FRACGP, FACRRM
Dr Bukunmi is available for telephone appointments for existing patients.
MBBS, DCH, FRACP Consultant Paediatrician
Dr Dede is a visiting Consultant Paediatrician. Accepting all new patients. Referral from your local GP is required. Dr Dede visits approximately every 2 months. Fees do apply, so please speak with reception to be advised of the costs.
MBBS, AMC, FRACGP
Dr Richard is an advance credentialed General Practitioner with a special interest in obstetrics.
Dr Adesina graduated in 1992 and worked in Africa, moving to Australia in 2002. He has been a family physician since 2005. Dr Adesina’s areas of interest include palliative and geriatric medicine, and minor surgeries including skin lesions. He also supervises medical students and registrars. His personal interests include tennis, soccer and mission work.
MBBS, FRACGP, DRANZCOG, DCH
Dr Ludwig completed her medical degree at James Cook University in 2008. She then spent the next 2 years working at the Townsville Hospital gaining general medical experience. Her passion for Women’s health drove her to complete the Diploma in Obstetrics & Gynaecology in 2010. The following year Dr Ludwig relocated to South-East Queensland to work at the Royal Children’s Hospital. As her interest in paediatrics increased, she enrolled in the Diploma in Child Health through Westmead Children’s Hospital, which she completed in 2011. While training in General Practice, Dr Ludwig completed the Certificate in Sexual and Reproductive Health through Family Planning Australia.
Dr Ludwig enjoys the lifelong learning that comes with General Practice and the spectrum of conditions that walk through the door and aims to work together with her patients in a caring way to enable them to achieve optimal health. With the epidemic of chronic disease in the community, Jenny is passionate about assisting her patients with lifestyle modification to prevent or better manage their medical condition.
Special Interests: Women’s health, Antenatal/Postnatal care, Contraception, Sexual Health & Family Planning, Child Health/Paediatrics, Mental Health, Travel Health, Lifestyle modification in the management of chronic diseases.
MBBS, H.Dip Ortho, FRCSEd, FRACS, FAOrthoA
Dr Salman is a visiting Orthopaedic Surgeon with a special interest in adult shoulder, hip, knee and orthopaedic sport surgery. He visits us monthly. To have a consultation with Dr Salman, a referral from your GP is required. Fees apply so please contact reception for further details.
B.Admin, RN, VGCDT (Nursing Stream)
Adedoyin is the Practice Manager of Eli Waters, Burrum Heads and Airport Doctor Surgery. She has a degree in Business Administration, BSC Nursing, PostGraduate Diploma in cosmetic Nursing and is a PSR Provider. Adedoyin has always had a strong passion for enhancing people’s well-being and aging. Her interests lie in General Practice nursing as well as Cosmetic Medicine. Ade has a wealth of knowledge and experience in Management, Primary Health and Cosmetic Nursing.
Karen qualified as a Registered Nurse in 1985 after completing training at Westmead Hospital in Sydney after working in the various wards. Later she went on to complete post graduate study at University to obtain qualifications in ‘Child and Family Health’. She finally found her niche in Nursing 16 years ago working as a Practice Nurse in a Medical Centre where she learnt new skills and worked as a valuable member of a team of Doctors and other nurses providing Primary Health Care. Karen moved to Hervey Bay Airport in 2005 and have worked at this practice ever since! She is passionate about supporting people who have a chronic disease and helping them to improve their health and make better lifestyle choices. She loves that she get to work with babies and children as well as the very old and frail members of our community. She also enjoys her role as a mentor to nursing students from the University who come here on a clinical placement to learn about nursing in a community setting.
Ibiye has studied English language and literature as her first degree, then Nursing here in Hervey Bay Airport at USQ as her second degree. Ibiye chose nursing as she has always wanted to help people get better when unwell. In her spare time, she loves to read novels, watch movies and to worship and sing in the choir at her church. She loves living in Hervey Bay Airport as she loves the environment.
Kial obtained his Bachelors of Exercise Science and his Masters of Physiotherapy from Griffith University here on the Gold Coast. Since then he has been working in private practice helping people gain back their independence and to take control of their lives. He believes no two injury management strategies are the same and takes pride in knowing he does everything possible to get the best outcome for his patients.
Kial appreciates how debilitating injuries can be and the impact they can have on your life. Utilising a combination of hands-on therapy and guided strength programs, Kial strives to fast-track your recovery and have you back to normality as quick as possible.
Jane joined our team in 2019, bringing with her a great passion for the nursing profession and the diverse pursuits her career offers. Her career in the health sector began in 2011, moving to registered nurse in 2015. Jane’s particular passions in nursing are women’s health and holistic care, which fuel her further studies across a broad range of topics. Jane is a registered pap smear provider and the only RN on our team able to assist our GPs with iron infusions. Outside of the practices, Jane immerses herself in her family, adventurous cooking, faith-focused activities, movies and reading.
Louise is a credentialled Diabetes Educator, hailing from Diabetes Direction, who specialises in Type 2, Type 1, Gestational and Pre Diabetes. As a registered nurse with 10 years of experience nursing diabetes patients, Louise’s goal is to educate, motivate and inspire patients to better self manage their diabetes and reduce diabetes related complications within our community. Please see your GP for a referral to Louise.
We are very happy to welcome Alana Morrissy, visiting Dietician from Healthy Lifestyles Australia, to our team!
Alana graduated from the University of Queensland with a Bachelor of Nutrition and Exercise Science and a Master of Dietetics. She has previously worked on the Darling Downs, and until recently, for HLA in the Brisbane and Ipswich regions. Alana has an acute awareness of the impact lifestyle has on an individual’s nutrition and quality of life. She is a believer in empowering healthy behaviours and is passionate about supporting people and talking about food and nutrition. She is skilled in (but not limited to) chronic disease prevention and management (including T2DM and cardiovascular disease), developing and maintaining healthy relationships with food and eating behaviours, gastrointestinal disorders (such as IBS, diverticular disease, Crohn’s, ulcerative colitis etc), fussy eating in children, and eating disorders.
Please book an appointment with your GP for a referral to Alana.
Our wonderful administration/reception team is made up of:
Practice Manager: Mrs Ade Ogunseye
Administration Staff: Donna
Senior Receptionists: Alex, Tash and Julie
Medical Receptionists: Lyn, Mandy, Riana, Donna and Lisa
Our doctors have a special interest in preventive health and medicine. Utilising preventive tools and techniques, we can be proactive about your health and identify concerns before any symptoms have arisen. We implement measures such as annual check-ups, disease management plans, vaccinations and more to ensure that you and your family have easy access to quality healthcare.
The range of holistic and allied health services on offer at our clinics encourage patients to live healthy lifestyles and utilise the skills and knowledge of our visiting dietician, diabetic educator, exercise physiologist and physiotherapist.
Find out more about our preventive healthcare—phone us on (07) 4128 4563.