OUR STAFF


Our Doctors:

Dr Kim Manias, B. Med (Hons), B. Sc., Dip R.A.C.O.G., F.R.A.C.G.P., graduated from Newcastle University and has been with the surgery since 2000. He is a family physician (family doctor) with expertise in men’s and children’s health, women’s health, sexual health, the insertion of Implanon, and geriatric medicine. Kim is an accredited supervisor and teacher of junior doctors under the auspices of the Northern Territory General Practitioner Education (NTGPE) Training Program.

Dr Brian Cluney, B.Sc., B.Ec, M.B., B.S., F.R.A.C.G.P., has been with the practice since 2015. He is a family physician (family doctor) with special interests in paediatrics, emergency medicine, skin checks, and the removal of skin cancers and other lesions.

Dr Catherine Lehmann, MD, joined the practice at the end of 2017. She is a member of the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners and the Australian College of Rural and Remote Medicine. Catherine has worked for a number of years in rural Australia providing first-line care to families and individuals living in isolated areas. She is experienced in dealing with all kinds of health issues, including women’s health, antenatal care, treatment of sexually transmitted diseases, and children’s health.

Dr David M. Welch, M.B., B.S. (Hons), Dip R.A.C.O.G., F.R.A.C.G.P., has been with the practice since 1982, is the practice principal, and teaches, supervises and mentors G.P. registrars and junior doctors under the auspices of the Northern Territory General Practitioner Education (NTGPE) Training Program. David’s special interests are skin diseases (dermatology), diagnosing skin cancers, and the treatment of skin cancers with liquid nitrogen and excision. (Non-medical interests include the study of Aboriginal rock art and culture.)

Most of our doctors hold the Fellowship of the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners (FRACGP), the specialist college for General Practice, which requires high GP standards. Other doctors are completing their training and about to receive this qualification.

OUR NURSES:
Our registered nurses, who carry out wound care, vaccinations, and assist the doctors are Sue and Robyn. 

OUR RECEPTION AND SUPPORT STAFF:
Our practice manager, Helen Kennon, has been with the practice since 1982.
Our daytime receptionists are Dee, Melissa, Maureen and Maxine.
Our After Hours receptionists are Maxine and Jenny.