Who We Are

Burraneer Family Practice

Meet our Doctors, Nurses & Receptionists

Burraneer Family Practice is a proudly locally owned and operated medical clinic, treating patients throughout the Shire. Established in 1993, we have earned a reputation for providing high quality medical care and personalised, friendly service in a welcoming environment.
All our male and female doctors are vocationally registered GPs and are dedicated to actively continuing their medical education by attending lectures, workshops and reading the latest medical journals. So, you can rest assured, knowing you’re in good hands.

Our Doctors

Dr Damien Bray

DR DAMIEN BRAY MBBS, Dip A (UK) FRACGP, Practice Principal Established Burraneer Family Practice in 1993. He trained in the Family Medicine Programme and is

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Dr Lucy France

DR LUCY FRANCE B MED (UK), Dip Obs FRACOG, FRACGP, Practice Principal Graduated in medicine in the UK and subsequently trained as a GP in

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Dr Kara Petersen

DR KARA PETERSEN MBBS, BSc, FRACGP, Dip Obs (RACOG) Joined our practice in 1998. She graduated from the University of NSW in 1988 and has

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Dr Matt Gabbott

DR MATT GABBOTT MBBS, DRANZCOG, FRACGP Grew up in the local area and completed his medical studies at Sydney University in 1999. He worked at

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Dr David Thomas

DR DAVID THOMAS MBBS, B PHARM, BSc (Hons), FRACGP Joined us in 2004. He has a background in pharmacy and has completed training as a

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Dr Marisa Magiros

DR MARISA MAGIROS B Med Sc (Hons) MBBS (Hons), DCH, FRACGP Graduated from Sydney University in 1996 with Bachelor of Medical Science (Hons), then in

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Dr Mellisa Riddle

DR MELLISA RIDDLE BA, MBBS, FRACGP Has been with the practice since 1994. She graduated from Sydney University in 1986 and has worked at RPA

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Dr Kylie Partlin

DR KYLIE PARTLIN MBBS (Hons) BSc (Hlth and SpSc Hons) FRACGP Joined the practice in 2013. She initially completed a degree in Exercise Physiology at

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Dr Lilijana Gorringe

DR LILIJANA GORRINGE BMed Sc (Hons), MBBS (Hons), MPH, DCH, Dip O&G, FRACGP Graduated from the University of Sydney in 2002. She trained in many

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Dr Samuel Mcdowell

DR SAMUEL MCDOWELL Samuel initially joined the practice in 2013 as a GP registrar. After gaining his fellowship with the RACGP, he stayed on at

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Dr Emanuel Papapetros

DR EMANUEL PAPAPETROS MBBS, MMed (Critical Care Medicine), BE (Hons), BCom Graduated from the University of Notre Dame School of Medicine Sydney in 2013 and

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Dr Jessica Duong

DR JESSICA DUONG MBBS, FRACGP Joined the practice in 2017. She graduated from University of Adelaide and worked at Flinders Medical Centre and the Lyell

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Our Nurses

Our practice nurses are an indispensable part of our clinical team, supporting our doctors and coordinating care and accessing services for our patients.

Julie Grant

JULIE GRANT Practice Nurse Grew up in the Sutherland Shire. She graduated from Sydney University in 1998 and completed a graduate diploma in Critical Care

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Judy Rawlinson

JUDY RAWLINSON Practice Nurse Joined our practice in August 2013. Judy grew up in the Sutherland Shire, graduating from Sydney University in 1989. Judy has

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Jennifer Scales

JENNIFER SCALES Child Nurse Due to the current pandemic Home visits are available for patients in the immediate area (Caringbah to Cronulla). The cost of

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Our Receptionist

Our receptionists Jody, Pam, Teri, Katrine, Melinda, Bjork & Jo are here ready to help you with any enquiries and appointment scheduling. They are trained in confidentiality, triage and general practice administration and are happy to assist patients with their requests.

What We Do

General Health Care

Baby Clinic

Home Visits

INR Management

Referrals

Telecalls

Nursing

Minor Surgery

What our Clients say

Our Testimonials