Our Doctors

 

 

                                                                   Dr Candice Simpson

BAppSc(MLS), MBBS(hons), MIPH, FRACGP, FARGP(anaes)

After completing medical training at the University of Melbourne’s Rural Clinical School and working for 4 years at the Geelong Hospital, Candice moved to Far North Queensland to complete her GP/rural generalist training.  She spent 2 years working in Cooktown and completed her GP anaesthetics training at Hervey Bay Hospital.

Candice has a passion for rural medicine and for providing comprehensive care to all her patients.  She has a special interest in sports medicine, volunteering as team doctor for South West Phoenix soccer club, as well as being on the Australian and Queensland medical teams for Special Olympics.

 

 

 

Dr Abdel Ghobrial

Dr Ghobrial completed a Bachelor of Engineering and Bachelor of Pharmacy at the University of Queensland and James Cook University Respectively.

Dr Ghobrial then moved to WA where he went on to complete his medical degree at the University of Notre Dame Fremantle.

He has experience working at Royal Perth, Rockingham and Armadale Hospitals. Also experience working in general practice in Geraldton and Perth.

Dr Ghobrial’s interests include internal medicine, pharmacology and skin cancer surgery

 

 

 

 

Dr Chris Kusch

MRCGP (London), FRACGP

Chris Kusch completed his training as a GP in the Lake District, England in 2004.

Since then Chris Kusch has worked as a GP in the UK, Oueensland and Victoria and for the British and Australian Defence Forces before starting as a GP at Australind in 2015.

Chris Kusch has an interest in patient education and experience in Occupational Medicine.

 

 

 

 

Dr Zaw Htet

I completed MBBS in Myanmar and Master of Biomedical Science (Infectious Diseases) from Curtin University of Technology Perth. I worked as a Hospital Medical Officer and Assistant Surgeon for a few years in Myanmar. I have worked as a GP in Midland, Perth for nearly 4 years.

Special Interest-Minor skin surgery and Paediatrics.

Language- English and Burmese

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Dr Rochelle Orap

 

Dr Orap graduated in Manila , Philippines and graduated as fellow of paediatric society in the Philippines . She moved to Australia in 2006 and worked  at Canberra Hospital , Westmead Children’s Hospital and Blacktown / Mt. Druitt Hospital. She moved to Perth in 2016 to pursue general practice . Rochelle’s special interest are children health , women’s health , travel medicine and general medicine .

 

 

 

 

 

 

Paula Jackson – Podiatrist

I Have been qualified and working a a podiatrist since 1983 graduating from W.A. Institute of Technology, Diploma of Podiatry and later Curtin University Bachelor of Science degree.

I have commenced working in private practice in 1984 and concurrently worked 12 years with WACHS based at Collie Hospital. I set up a second practice in Australind in 2011, and changed my practice name to Align Podiatry, to encompass both of my practices.

I practice all areas of podiatry although I have special interest in practicing manual therapies, including Myofascial triggger point therapies, dry needling and low level laser;  to treat foot and lower limb pain. Recently the addition of Radial Shockwave Therapy  to the practice has been very valuable tool in treatment of plantar heel pain and achilles tendinopathies.

 

 

 

 

Jenny Goodrick – Physiotherapist

Jenny has a B.Sc. (Physio) from Stellenboch University, South Africa.

She has a post graduate certificate in Spinal and Peripheral Manipulation from the University of the Free State and the Manipulative Therapists’ Group of the South African Society of Physiotherapy. She has completed Level One of the Musculoskeletal Group of the Australian Physiotherapy Association.

She enjoys spending time educating patients about their conditions and includes the latest pain neuroscience in her approach.