Our Team

Our Doctors

Dr Asha Asawa (M.B.B.S, F.R.A.C.G.P)
Female Practitioner.  She graduated from University of Bombay, India in 1979 .  She has been in Practice in Australia for over 30 years. and has a fellowship of the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners., has a AMC Certificate, Australian Medical Council, Australia, 1986.   She is also a member of the St. George Division of General Practice.  Dr. Asawa has many years’ experience in all aspects of General Practice. Her areas of interest include paediatrics, womens’ health, cardiology, respiratory and preventive medicine., antenatal shared care. She is also an Acupuncturist.  She speaks English, Hindi, Gujarati, Marathi, Punjabi

Dr MD Anwarul Islam (MBBS, USMLE, AMC, FRACGP, DCH)

Male Practitioner. He graduated from University of Dhaka, Bangladesh in 1977. He has a fellowship of The Royal Australian College of General Practitioners.and AMC Certificate, Australian Medical Council, Australia, 2001. His qualifications include a DCH (Diploma in Children’s Health) and is experienced in all aspects of General Practice.  His areas of interest include family medicine, Childrens’ Health/Paediatrics, Mental Health, workcover, minor surgery.  He speaks English, Bengali, Persian(farsi) and also can understand Hindi/Urdu.

Dr Kiran Asif (M.B.B.S, F.R.A.C.G.P) 
Female Practitioner, she graduated from Rawalpindi Medical College, Punjab, Pakistan in 2000.  She has a fellowship of the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners.  She is very experienced in all aspects of General Practice.  Her areas of interest include Womens’ Health, Mental Health, Nutrition, Dietetics. She speaks English, Urdu and Punjabi.
Dr Partha Ghosh (M.B.B.S, F.R.A.C.G.P)
Male Practitioner.  He graduated from Osmania University, India in 1980.  He has a fellowship of The Royal Australian College of General Practitioners and has a AMC Certificate, Australian Medical Council, Australia 1999.and is experienced in all aspects of General Practice.  His areas of interest include Dermatology, Womens’ Health. He speaks Hindi, Bengali, Telugu.

Dr Shaker Issa (M.B.B.S, F.R.A.C.G.P)

Male Practitioner. He graduated from University of Basrah/Iraq in  1983.  He has a fellowship of The Royal Australian College of General Practiitioners and is a fellow of ACRRM and The Australian College of Tropical Medicine(ACTM) and a fellow of The Australian Faculty of travel Medicine  (AFTM). He is experienced in all aspects of General Practice.  His areas of interest include Occupational Medicine, Nutritional Medicine, Diabetes, Counselling, Mens’ Health, Cancer Treatment and other medical issues.  He speaks English and Arabic.

Dr Asif Rasheed (M.B.B.S, F.R.A.C.G.P)
Male Practitioner.  He graduated from University of the Punjab, Pakistan in 1997 . He has a fellowship of The Royal Australian College of General Practitioners and is experienced in all aspects of General Practice.  He speaks English, Urdu and Punjabi.
Dr Prithipal Gill (M.B.B.S (UNSW), F.R.A.C.G.P)
Male Practitioner. He graduated from University of New South Wales in 1970. He has a fellowship of The Royal Australian College of General Practitioners and is experienced in all aspects of General Practice.  His areas of interest include Acupuncture, WorkCover injuries. He speaks English, Malay and Punjabi.

Dr Kiro Ristevski (M.B.B.S)

Male Practitioner. He graduated from University of Skopje,Macedonia, The former Yugoslav Republic of in 1981. He has a AMC Certificate, Australian Medical Council Australia in 1992. and is experienced in all aspects of General Practice.  His areas of interest include  Mental Health, , Mens’ Health, Cardiovascular and Respiratory Diseases, Diabetes.  He speaks, English, Macedonian, Bosnian, Croatian, Serbian, Slovene, Bulgarian.  

On Site Specialist

Dr D.P. Kumar (Consultant Surgeon & Endoscopist FRACS)

Dr Kirtan Ganda (Consultant Endocrinologist) MSC(Med), M.B.B.S(UNSW), FRACGP, PhD.

Allied Health

Dietitian & Nutritionist (Female)        Sheetal Nagle

Physiotherapy Clinic                             Forest Mall Physiotherapy Clinic (Female and male on-site)

Podiatrist                                                    Ali Eid

Psychologist (Female)                          Dr Saroja Srinivasan & Nasreen Ajam

Psychologist  (Male)                              Dr Joseph D’Silva

Audiologist                                                 National Hearing Care Hurstville

Westfields Hurstville

Level 1, Shop 100A Westfield, Cross Street, Hurstville, NSW 2220

Tel: 02 9570 5522