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 Aisha Abdelhai

Dr Aisha Abdelhai completed her MChD and graduated from ANU in 2021. She joins Gordon Family Practice as a GP registrar following completion of her internship and residency years with Canberra Health Services. She also holds a MBBS from Cairo University class of 2007 and was awarded the AMC Certificate in 2014.

Her special interests include Pediatrics and Women’s Health. When not at work, she enjoys spending time with her husband and 4 children and loves reading, cooking and taking long walks in nature.

Dr. Aisha is a registrar and will be training at the practice from Feb 2024 – Feb 2025

Dr. Fiona Runting

Dr. Fiona Runting graduated from the Australian National University in 2019. She has worked in several public and private hospitals in the Canberra region and worked in Emergency Medicine prior to starting General Practice. Dr Fiona is a registrar and will be training at the practice from Feb 2023.

Her special interests include Preventative Medicine, Integrative Medicine, and Mental Health.

Dr. Wasif Mirza

Dr Wasif Mirza graduated from the Australian National University in 2015. He has worked in several public hospitals in Canberra as well as South-East Queensland. He has experience in General Surgery, Vascular Surgery as well as Emergency Medicine and Intensive Care Medicine. Dr Wasif is a registrar and will be training at the practice from February 2024.

His interests include preventative medicine, pediatrics as well as skin cancer surgery.

Dr. Mirza is a registrar and will be training at the practice from Feb 2024 – Aug 2024

Dr Amir Butt

Surgeon (General), FRACS, MD, Grad Cert Surg (Breast Surgery)

Dr Amir Butt is an Australian trained oncoplastic (breast cancer), endocrine, laparoscopic and general surgeon who has been practising as a general surgeon for 6 years. Dr Butt deals with breast cancer and benign breast conditions, surgical problems of thyroid and parathyroid glands and treats hernia and gall bladder with keyhole and open techniques.

He is GESA (Gastroenterology Society of Australia) certified to perform colonoscopy and gastroscopy. He also treats skin cancers including melanoma and sarcoma.

Specialty interest areas

  • Breast surgery
  • Thyroid and parathyroid surgery
  • Skin cancer (including melanoma) management
  • Lipomas and other lumps/bumps
  • Sarcoma
  • Carpal tunnel release
  • Ganglion surgery
  • Circumcision
  • Vasectomy
  • Ingrown toenail surgery
  • Family health

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.

Mark Strelnikew

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.

Reeni Sathiamala
Melinda Choy

Dr Melinda Choy ( Maternity Leave)

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 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.

Jane Taylor
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.

Dr Abdulmuminu Sambo

Dr Abdulmuminu Sambo Graduated from overseas. “Dr Sambo only does private fee only, there are no medicare rebate for consultations with Dr Sambo” 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.

Our Practice Nurse

Wendy Dansby

Wendy Dansby has joined us as the Practice Nurse. She is a very compassionate, competent, and committed registered nurse. Wendy has extensive experience in Neonatal, Paediatric and Adult resuscitations and emergency care, having worked with Calvary emergency for many years. Wendy is currently studying for her Masters in Public Health, and is a fully qualified immunisation nurse. Wendy is very passionate about promoting optimal health within the community.

Danielle King

EN Danielle is a enrolled nurse and has been working at the practice since Aug 2023. She works on Thursday and Friday

Our receptionists

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Irene, Anita, Ana, Wendy and Tricia