David Guest began his medical practice in the Northern Rivers as a solo practitioner and became a founding General Practitioner at Goonellabah Medical Centre in 1997. His planned retirement from clinical practice is June 2023. He will be missed by both patients and staff. We wish him well in his new endeavours.

Read more: Dr David Guest is retiring →

Heart Health Week
1-7 May 2023

Heart Health Week is a reminder to make an appointment for a heart checkup with your GP.
Healthy food and regular exercise helps keep your heart in shape.
Get your blood pressure check as well as your cholesterol, blood sugar and other important parameters.

Find more information on the Heart Foundation website here

Read more: Heart Week 2023 →

According to NSW Health, cases of ‘flu’ (influenza) are expected to increase in 2023 compared to the previous year. It is important to get your flu vaccination to help protect yourself. Some people are eligible for free flu vaccinations – and remember there is a special version for people 65 years and over to provide extra immunity.

Call us for an appointment on 0266 250000 .

[Please note: Any patients wanting to have a Pfizer COVID booster at the same time as their Flu vaccination would need to see their doctor first to check eligibilty and availability of stock.]

Link to NSW Health for more information 

Read more: Flu vaccinations are here →

We wish you a very happy and safe Easter. GMC is closed over Easter from Friday 7 April to Monday 10 April 2023 inclusively. To all our patients - if you need medical assistance, you can contact the doctor on call at 0266 250047. If you have a life threatening emergency, please call 000.

Toby Wilson is a Psychologist with many years of experience helping individuals experiencing workplace conflict, post-traumatic stress disorder, depression, anxiety, substance abuse, inter-personal relationship conflict, grief and loss, chronic illness and physical injuries. He holds a Bachelor of Psychology with Honours, is an AHPRA  Registered  Psychologist  and member of the Australian Association of Psychologists Incorporated (AAPI). He is also a Nationally Accredited Mediator. 

He is accredited to provide psychological services under: WorkCover, NDIS, Commcare, DVA and Medicare schemes. He is a supportive therapist who utilises the following counselling techniques: cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT), mindfulness, exposure based therapy, motivational interviewing, goal setting utilising SMART goal principles, grief and loss and assertiveness training.

Read more: Toby Wilson - psychologist →