Excelsior Medical Centre
21 Exhibition Rd
Gympie QLD 4570
Telephone: 5482 5899
Facsimile: 5482 3981
Dr John BYRNES
MB BS (Qld)
Special interests: all aspects of general practice. Skilled in anaesthetics.
Dr John MANTON
MB BS (WA), Dip Obs, FRACGP
Special interest: surgical procedures
Dr James McCRAY
B.Phty(Hons), MB BS (Qld), Dip. O&G, FRACGP
Dr Rashida MALEK
MB BS, FRACGP
Dr Romulus Calin NEGRU-RADU
MD, DCH, FRACGP
Dr Mihaela NEGRU-RADU
MD, SH&FPA, FRACGP
Dr Rebecca FRESHNEY
Dr Marelise PRETORIUS
Dr Joanne RYAN
Dr Heleen Bontje
Dr Tim Stanger
Dr Zia Ghaznawi
Sarah LATIF (Clinical Exercise Physiologist)
B.Sc (Sp 8 Ex. Sc), ESSAM, AES, AEP
Ricki-Lee Driver (Benevolent Nutrition Services)
Excelsior Medical Centre is an accredited practice.
Practice Manager: Barb Daniell
Monday-Friday 8.10am – 5.30pm
Saturday 8.30am – 11.30am
Sunday & Public Holidays: Closed
Please ring 5482 5899 for an appointment or use our online booking service . If you need more time with the doctor, please tell the receptionist when you make your booking. Urgent medical problems will always be dealt with promptly. Please advise the surgery if you are unable to keep an appointment.
Full payment at the time of consultation by cash, cheque, Visa, MasterCard or EFTPOS is required.
All childhood immunisations are bulk-billed.
Standard consultation fees are:
- Private patient $77.00
- Health Care Card holder $73.00
- Pensioner $70.00
Longer more complex consultations will be charged at a higher fee, however the out of pocket expense will remain the same. Enquiries relating to fees for after hours call-outs, home visits and procedures should be directed to a receptionist.
The doctors will take phone calls relating to you or your family’s health. If seeing patients when you call they may have to call you back. The Practice does not receive emails or SMS’s from patients.
Prescriptions for medications taken regularly can be obtained without appointment, providing they have been previously prescribed by this practice. Requests can be made by phone, letter or by calling in at the surgery between 10am – 4 pm. Two (2) working days notice is required.
If the script is collected by an agent (not the patient) then a small professional fee ($15) will apply which is non refundable from Medicare.
The Practice will contact you regarding any abnormal results to book a follow up appointment. Please feel free to contact the Practice regarding any concerns you may have regarding results.
Your medical record is a confidential document. It is the policy of this Practice to maintain security of personal health information at all times and to ensure that this information is only available to authorised members of staff.
Complaints should be addressed to the Practice Manager either in writing or by phoning and asking to speak to the Practice Manager. The Practice Manager would be happy to discuss any complaints or suggestions face-to-face. If you feel your complaint has not been resolved, you may also like to lodge a formal complaint to:
Health Quality & Complaints Commission
GPO Box 3089 BRISBANE 4001
Ph: 1800 077 308
or to the OAIC (Office of the Australian Information Commissioner on 1300 336 002