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 Nora Sadek – FRACGP
Dr Nora graduated from St George’s University of London in 2011. She carried out her postgraduate specialist studies in the South-West of London. She is a member of the Royal College of General Practitioners and The Faculty of Sexual & Reproductive Healthcare. She has a Diploma in Women’s Health & Family Planning.
Dr Nora is highly experienced in Facial Cosmetics, anti-wrinkle, dermal and lip filler treatments. Family Planning, sexual health, coil and implant insertions. Minor surgery and skin. Chronic disease management such as Diabetes and Respiratory Health and takes a proactive approach to health promotion.
She has completed both foundation and advanced courses for use of Botulinum Toxin Type A and Dermal Fillers.
Dr Rakesh Bhaskar FRACGP
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.
Our team of Nurse Practitioner’s (NP)
It is our intention to reduce Emergency Department presentations at local Public and Private Hospitals as well as care for our day to day patient caseload, therefore Southport Metro Medical Centre has a team of highly experienced Nurse Practitioners (NP’s) who as individuals have a wide range of advanced and extended clinical skills and a specialised Scope of Practice. They provide autonomous, patient centred care.
Our Nurse Practitioners are available to consult, treat, diagnose, manage conditions, refer for investigations and prescribe for our patients – some medical conditions may mean you need to be referred to one of our Doctors as well.
Nurse Practitioners work collaboratively as an independent member of the multidisciplinary health care team and add value to our Doctors care.
Nang Sein, Master of Nursing – Nurse Practitioner
Nang has an extensive background as a Nurse Practitioner in both QLD and NSW. Her scope of practice suits our primary care environment. She has a specialised Scope of Practice in aged and palliative care, primary care, chronic disease management, people with long term illnesses, wound care and mental health.
Her role as a NP aims to diagnose and treat by early detection of illnesses, reduce patient emergency presentations, inpatient admissions from home/ nursing homes to the hospital and to decrease the length of stay in the hospital.
Rodney McGregor, Master of Nursing – Nurse Practitioner
Rod has over 20 years experience in the health care field and is a Nurse Practitioner. He joins our team as a highly experienced Trauma and Emergency acute care Medical Professional, with advanced primary care skills across an array of situations.
He is able to work independently as well as a valued member of our collaborative team to provide comprehensive health assessments, ordering and interpreting diagnostic investigations, differentiating a diagnosis, prescribing medications, administering immunisations, establishing collaborative therapeutic management plans and acute trauma and emergency medicine.
Together with our growing team of Nurse Practitioners they all enable our Medical Centre to provide consistency in care to all our patients.
We welcome new patients and existing patients alike. To make an appointment please call our friendly team on (07) 5612 7830 or BOOK ONLINE!