Staff

Medical Practitioners

Dr Bruce Chater OAM
MS BS (Hons) Qld, FRACGP, DRANZCOG, FRACRRM, FACNEM, Assoc Prof Rural and Remote Medicine University of Queensland

Dr Bruce Chater has been the practice principal since 1981 and has particular interests in surgery, obstetrics, back manipulation, acupuncture and nutritional medicine.

Dr Adele Love
MS BS (Hons) Qld, FRACGP, Grad Dip RURAL GP, FACRRM, DRACOG

Dr Adele Love has completed her training in Rural General Practice and has a special interest in Women’s Health. Dr Love works Monday to Thursday 8.30am to 12.30pm. Once a month Dr Love provides a Women’s Health Clinic in Taroom.

Dr Elizabeth Clarkson
MBBS; FACRRM; FRACGP

Elizabeth has completed her training to become a rural doctor and has fellowhips with the Australian College of Rural and Remote Medicine (ACRRM) and the Royal Australian College of General Practice (RACGP)

Elizabeth is also a Medical Officer Right of Private Practice with admitting rights to Theodore Hospital and has an advanced skill in Emergency Medicine.

Dr Matthew Cozier
MBBS

Matt is studying to become a General Practitioner with Generalist Medical Training (James Cook University) at Theodore Medical, under the guidance of Dr Bruce Chater, in preparation of sitting his Fellowship exams with the Australian College of Rural and Remote Medicine.

Matt is also a Medical Officer Right of Private Practice with admitting rights to Theodore Hospital.

Nurses

Alix Hedington
RN (Registered Nurse), Practice Nurse

Immunisation Endorsed

Natalie Dunk Andrews
RN (Registered Nurse), Diabetes Educator
Leah Hewitt
Endorsed Enrolled Nurse

5 days per fortnight

Lisa Fredriksson
AIN (5 days per fortnight)

Aboriginal Health Worker

Aboriginal Health Worker
Danielle Beezely
AHW
Shontelle Beezley
AHW

Health Improvements

Hailey Keene
Medical Assistant, Certificate III in Medical Assisting
Kate Morley

Reception

Marg Hedington

Coal Board Medicals

Alyce Shoecraft

Practice Manager

Natalie Dunk Andrews
Practice Manager

Natalie sees the day to day running of the practice in conjunction with Anne.

Operations and Finance Manager

Anne Chater
Operations and Finance

As Operations and Finance Manager, Anne co-ordinates the many facets of general practice, particularly in the area of finance.

In May 2019 Anne was awarded the Australian Association of Practice Management Queensland Practice Manager of Year. This award is sponsored by Australian General Practice Accreditation Limited.

Cleaners

Diannne Beezley
Jarlin Bayles
Shona Bradden
Jo Cotter

Laundry

Shirley Mills