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Dr Barbara Panitz - MBBS, DRANZCOG (Advanced), FRACGP, GRAD DIPLOMA (Rural), FARGP

Dr Barbara Panitz is an experienced GP trained in Queensland. She has lived and worked in Gladstone since 1998. Dr Barb's broad clinical skills are complemented by excellent communication and listening skills which are appreciated by her patients. As well as her rural GP qualifications, she holds an Advanced Diploma of the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists, and is pursuing further qualifications in nutritional and environmental medicine with the Australasian College of Nutritional and Environmental medicine.


Dr Barbara has incorporated nutritional and environmental medicine in her general practice for some years now, and has recently started a nutritional and environmental medicine clinic (see below).


Unfortunately with the closure of the Gladstone Mater Hospital Maternity service, Dr Barbara no longer offers intrapartum obstetric care


Special interests (general practice) includes but is not limited to:

· antenatal care

· infant feeding problems including management of tongue-tie

· Women's health including Mirena and Implanon insertions and removal

· Minor skin excisions including subcuticular closure

· infant circumcision (male, less than 14 days old, must have antenatal consultation for opportunity for proper discussion)

· mentor for medical students

· nutritional and environmental medicine-please book with the NEM clinic for this service



Dr Jann Merritt - MBBS FRACGP

Dr. Jann is a true local and was schooled in Gladstone.

She works part time in the practice whilst also attending to the demands of her family. Private Billing Doctor.


Dr Irfan Hameed- MBBS

Dr Irfan Hameed is one of our newest Doctors. He currently works Monday to Friday and privately bills.


Dr Ladan Nasiri Kamran - MD, FRACGP

Dr Ladan has been working as a GP for a few years now. She completed her studies at Tehran University of Medical Sciences and received her GP fellowship from Royal Australian College. She has a holistic approach to the patients and enjoys all aspects of general practice. Private billing doctor.


Dr Astrid Baade - MBBS(Qld), MMed (Skin cancer)

Dr Astrid moved to Gladstone in 1999 and initially worked as a part time General Practitioner until 2007. Dr Astrid then decided to sub specialise in Skin Cancer management, working at Dermotique Skin and Laser Centre for 3 years while doing further study. During this time, she completed the Australian Diploma of Dermatoscopy, attended 2 international Masterclasses of Dermatoscopy and undertook the Advanced Surgical skills workshops run by The Skin Cancer College of Australia and New Zealand (SCCANZ). Dr Astrid returned to work at the Windmill Centre in 2010.

In 2014 Dr Astrid graduated from The University of Queensland's Master of Medicine (Skin Cancer). Currently Dr Astrid participates in SCARD (Skin Cancer Audit and Research Database) with over 5000 lesions logged since 2007, is an active member of the Skin Cancer College of Australiasia (SCCA), attending every conference since its inception in 2007, and participates in the daily Skin Cancer blog. Dr Astrid is an accredited by the Skin Cancer College of Australiasia. Private Billing Doctor.


Dr Jalal Agha MBChB, FRACGP, Professional Diploma of Dermoscopy, Advanced Clinical Certificate of Dermoscopy,  Certificate in Primary Care Skin Cancer Surgery.

Dr Jalal holds a Professional Diploma of Dermoscopy, Advanced Clinical Certificate of Dermoscopy & Certificate in Primary Care Skin Cancer Surgery. He is a Fellow of The Royal Australian College of General Practitioners with Specialist Registration, is an Accredited Supervisor and is an active member of the Skin Cancer College of Australasia (SCCA). He is participating in SCARD (Skin Cancer Audit and Research Database) & involved in the Skin Cancer blog. Dr Agha is accredited by the Skin Cancer College of Australasia.

His main interests are: Skin Checks & management of skin cancers & skin cancer procedures. You can book for a ‘standard skin check ‘through HotDoc phone application or website choosing ‘’Skin Cancer Clinic’’ every day except Fridays and Sundays. You can also book for ‘one spot check’ a five minutes appointment which is usually ‘Bulk Billed’ for every day except Fridays and Sundays from 4:30 to 5:00 pm (by calling our Reception).

Other interests include General Medicine, ENT, Sports and Musculoskeletal conditions, chronic disease, Occupational Health, Women's and Children's Health and Travel Medicine. Jalal is a Private Billing Doctor.




Dr Dorcas Ajose - MBBS, FRACGP

Dr. Dorcas has previously worked in Gladstone Hospital. She has recently received her Fellowship. Dorcas has a special interest in Paediatrics and children, with a Post Graduate Diploma from the Children's Hospital in Sydney. Dorcas also has a special interest in Women's Health. Private Billing Doctor.





Dr Ban Kanan Mohammed - MBChB, FRACGP, Diploma in Obstetrics & Women's Health (DOWH) / Ireland

Ban joined the practice in August, 2014. She completed her six years Bachelor Degree in Medicine and General Surgery at Baghdad /Iraq 1996, graduated from AL-Mustansiriyah University, College of Medicine. She undertook her initial basic training in different teaching hospitals and medical centers in Iraq. She held Medical Officer Positions in rural, emergency and Hospital positions in Iraq. She gained extensive experience working in the Emergency Department at the Royal Hospital in Muscat /Oman for 4 years. She worked as a GP in different private and government positions in Sultanate of Oman. She obtained her Diploma in Obstetrics and Women's Health (DOWH) from the Institute of Obstetrics and Gynecologists, Ireland 2010. She held J Specialist position at Khoula Teaching Hospital/Oman for 2 years before arriving in Australia and has extensive Ultrasound Scan Experience in Obstetrics & Gynaecology.

Ban holds Full Registration with the Australian Medical Council and she is now a Fellow of the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners (RACGP). She believes in holistic patient’s centered care helping her clients to achieve their health goals. Her main interests include Women's Health, minor procedures including Mirena and Implanon Insertion and skin excisions. Private Billing Doctor.









Dr Meenal Sukhwal - MBBS, FRACGP

Dr Meenal is a qualified FRACGP. She has worked at Rockhampton/Gladstone Hospital in past and has also worked at various hospitals in NSW including Westmead Hospital, Lismore Hospital, Woy Woy Rehab and Gosford Hospital. She enjoys all aspects of General Practice and has a special interest in skin medicine. Private Billing Doctor.


Dr Nyi Min Swe - MBBS. FRACGP

Dr. Swe is a friendly and approachable qualified FRACGP. After graduating in 2011, he has been practicing in various medical specialties and hospitals across Queensland. After obtaining different valuable experiences, he started his general practice journey in Gladstone in early 2018. 

He is a disciplined and confident general practitioner and strongly committed to all facets of patients' health. He is keen to assist in all aspects of family medicine in a personalized manner. He is happy to see patients of any age to achieve their health goals with respect.  He loves children in which he brings a friendly and warm approach to consultations with them.  

He has a special interest in chronic disease, preventive medicine, paediatric medicine, and men’s health.

Private Billing Doctor


206 - 214 Philip Street
QLD, 4680

(07) 4978 7868

Mon - Fri: 7am-7pm
Sat and Sun: 9am-5pm

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