Our Doctors

Dr Muhammad Malik

Dr Muhammad Malik joined Gordon Family practice in March 2021 as a permanent doctor. He has special interest in chronic pain management , skin cancer surgery, rheumatological conditions , mental health , geriatrics and preventive care. He specifically enjoys diagnostic challenges.

Dr Ambar

Dr Ambar Rafique

Dr Ambar is a very warm hearted and caring listener with a genuine interest in the patient-centered approach. By implementing a comprehensive care approach she ensures her patients achieve the best quality of life. she loves working as a primary caregiver and is compassionate, approachable and is committed about continuity of care for each patient.

She enjoys all aspects of general practice with special interest and expertise in women’s health(including antenatal shared care), children’s health, mental health,pre employment medicals , workcover services and chronic disease management such as osteoarthritis, diabetes, heart disease and hypertension. She is married with two beautiful children and in her spare time she likes to do yoga, read books, cooking and spending time with family and friends.

Mark Strelnikew

Dr Mark Strelnikow

Dr Mark Strelnikow is a graduate in medicine from the University of NSW. He holds a Diploma in Obstetrics and is a Fellow of the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners. His special interests include Obstetrics, Dermatology, Travel Medicine and General Medicine. He is married and has two daughters.

Reeni Sathiamala

Dr Reeni Sathiamala

Dr Reeni Sathiamala graduated in medicine in 1988. She is a Fellow of the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners. She has also attained the Certificate in Women’s Health and Family Planning. Her special interests include Women’s Health, Paediatrics, General and Preventative Medicine. She is married and has three grown children.

Melinda Choy

Dr Melinda Choy

Dr Melinda Choy  graduated from the University of NSW in 2013. She has a Diploma in Child Health.  She is working towards her Masters of Medicine. She is also a Fellow of the Royal Australian College of GPs.

Dr Steven Thammavongsa

Dr. Steven is a passionate doctor with extensive experience in internal medicine and evidence-based practice. Empathetic, kind and professional attitude and committed to providing patients with the best care possible. Particular interests in geriatric medicine, palliative care, and management of complex chronic diseases.

Dr Abdulmuminu Sambo

Dr Abdulmuminu Sambo Graduated from overseas. Dr. Abdul moved to Australia 6 years ago and studied Master of Medicine at Sydney University prior to commencing work in Australia. Abdul has special interests in Skin/Dermatology, chronic disease and youth health issues, including mental health and social issues. Dr Abdul focuses on Holistic approach and will incorporate personalized care to his patients. Dr Abdul is fluent in English, and Hausa. He is interested in upskilling and ongoing professional care.ronic diseases.

Jane Taylor

Dr Jane Taylor

Dr Jane Taylor is a graduate of the University of Western Australia. She also holds an honours degree in Medical Science and a Diploma in Obstetrics and Gynaecology. She is a member of the Australian College of Nutritional and Environmental Medicine. Her interests include hormonal issues and nutrition (both in disease and preventatively). She is married with two adult daughters.

Richard Rowe

Dr Richard Rowe

Dr Richard Rowe graduated with an honours degree from the University of NSW in 1986. He has special interests in Dermatology, Paediatrics, General Medicine and Medical Education. He is married to Catherine and they have three adult children.

He is taking 6 months off and will be back in Oct 2022.

Dr Ingrid Kensey

Dr Ingrid Kensey graduated with distinction from the Australian National University in 2014. She has a Diploma in Child Health as well as the Certificate in Family Planning. She is married with two children. She is interested in medical care of the whole person. She is also currently undertaking further training in natural family planning and fertility (Fertility Education Medical Management). Ingrid is registered with Medicare to provide pregnancy support to women with concerns about their pregnancy.

Our Practice Nurse

Samantha Lexie Collins

Samantha Lexie Collins has joined us a Practice Nurse. She is very compassionate, competent, and committed registered nurse. She has over 12 years as a Nurse. Her last job was with Canberra hospital where she had worked for more than 10 years. One of her passions is wound care and promoting optimal health.


Ten years of clinical nursing experience specializing with Emergency and Critical Care Nursing.
Worked for the rural public sector
Graduated from the University of Santo Tomas (UST) in 2010.

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