Shenton Avenue Medical Centre was founded by three of the most devoted family doctors in Perth’s northern suburbs: Dr Sam Hanna (MBBCH, AMC, FRACGP), Dr Julius Tan (MBBS, MAFP, FRACGP) and Dr Nash Qamar.
All 3 doctors have more than 2 decades of medical experience and they work together to provide and operate a complete and holistic medical clinic. It is our experience that ensures patients are treated with the highest level of care.
A doctor of 24 years, Dr Sam Hanna has spent more than a decade working in the Joondalup area after a life that has taken him several times around the world. Originally from Egypt, Dr Hanna is fully certified to practice medicine both in Australia and the USA.
Dr Julius Tan MBBS, MAFP, FRACGP
Has over 20 years experience with special interest in:
- Mental Health
- Chronic Disease Management
Dr Nash Qamar MBBS, MCPCP, FRACGP
Has over 20 years experience with special interest in:
- Work related injuries
Dr Aliza Qamar MBBS, DCH, FRACGP
- Women's and Children's Health
Dr Jay Cawley MBBS FRACGP B.Sci(Med)
Dr Cawley undertook his university studies and initial training in Western Australia, before joining the Royal Australian Navy as a Medical Officer, where he was posted to North Queensland and deployed to various locations around the world, being trained in dive medicine, sports injuries/rehabilitation and occupational medicine.
- Skin cancer
- General dermatology/skin conditions
- Dive Medicine
- Musculoskeletal and sports injuries
Dr Janet Hutchens Bsc (Hons) MBBS FRACGP
Dr Hutchens is a graduate of UWA, and worked at SCGH and Joondalup Health Campus focusing in General Medicine, Emergency medicine, Geriatrics and Paediatrics prior to commencing in General Practice.
She is interested in all aspects of General practice, with special interests in:
- Antenatal care
- Women’s health
- Paediatrics and
- Skin Cancer Medicine
Dr Anu Soul
Dr Anu Soul is a passionate GP who believes in providing holistic care to patients, and pays special attention to preventative care. Having completed her MBBS from University of Western Australia with Honours, she completed an elective term at Harvard University (Boston, USA) in Emergency Medicine at Massachusetts General Hospital and a Cardiology term at St Joseph's Hospital in Toronto Canada.
She has worked in a variety of Medical terms at Royal Perth hospital and Joondalup Health Campus as a Medical Registrar. Dr Soul completed her fellowship with the Royal Australasian College of General Practitioners (RACGP) in 2018 and since then has been an integral part of the Shenton Avenue Medical Centre team. Having completed her Primary Certificate in Skin Cancer Medicine, she is currently pursuing a Certificate in Dermatology as part of her special interest in skin care.
Dr Soul is also involved in the Living lite program offered at the practice as she has a keen interest in weight loss management.
Other areas of interest include:
Chronic Disease management
Mental health care
Paediatric and adolescent health
Acute care medicine
Dr Soul is fluent in English, Hindi and Punjabi.
Dr Ranjita Bains
Dr Jason Tan MBBS, FAFRM
Dr Vinay Verma MBBS, FRACGP, DipCH
Dr Vinay Verma is a passionate GP who believes in providing holistic care to patients from all walks of life.
Having completed his MBBS in India, he moved to Australia in 2011 and worked at Royal Perth Hospital and Joondalup Health Campus as a medical registrar, with a special interest in paediatrics, he completed his Diploma of Child Health from University of Sydney in 2016.
Dr Verma fellowed from the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners in 2018 and joined the Newpark Medical Team in 2019. Dr Verma has a special interest in paediatrics, general medicine, chronic disease management, men's health, travel medicine, preventative medicine and mental health. Dr Verma is fluent in English, Hindi, and Punjabi. Away from medicine, Dr Verma has a keen interest in sports and plays badminton and cricket.
Dr Fatima Vindhani MBChB, MRCGP, FRACGP
Dr. Fatima Vindhani is a UK trained General Practitioner. She moved to Australia in 2017 with her husband and daughter. She has completed her membership with Royal College of General Practitioners in the UK and her fellowship with the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners. Dr. Fatima Vindhani believes in a holistic approach to health and is passionate about preventative health and optimising wellbeing. She enjoys the human connection that comes with General Practice and looking after families.
She has interests in women’s health and skin health and has completed her primary certification in skin cancer management. She also holds certifications in aesthetic medicine. It was through this combined interest that she began working with women with obesity to help them achieve their health goals. Dr. Vindhani has completed the HORIZON programme and has SCOPE accreditation for the management of obesity.
Dr Saad Qamar
• Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery (UWA)
• Diploma of Skin Cancer Medicine
• Cert. in Skin Cancer Surgery
• Cert. in Clinical Dermoscopy
• Cert. In Musculoskeletal and Sports Medicine
• Cert. in Med Nutrition Management
Dr Saad Qamar is not taking on any new worker's compensation cases.
Dr Nicola Rothera Podiatrist BSc (Hons).
We all know some aspects of our lives are a pain in the foot! Nicola has an answer for foot pain, nail surgery, biomechanics assessment, foot care (adults and children) , preventative diabetic foot-care and orthotics. Graduating and working in the U.K, Nicola has over 10 years experience, is AHPRA registered as well as a member of the APA. She loves what she does and making a difference to her patients makes her happy.
Special interests : Orthotics, Diabetic foot care, Nail surgery, Adult/paediatric Foot care, Biomechanics assessments.
Jenna graduated with a double degree in Physiotherapy and Exercise Sport Science from the
University of Notre Dame Australia in 2016. She is skilled in manual therapy, dry needling and
clinical pilates. Over the years, Jenna has worked across multiple hospital departments, including
rehabilitation, orthopaedics, and medical wards. She has also worked in private practice and in
the community doing home visits. Jenna enjoys treating a wide range of musculoskeletal and
sporting injuries including low back pain, whiplash, shoulder injuries and lower limb
impairments. She is also passionate about pre and post operative rehabilitation. Jenna enjoys
being able to help each client achieve their individual goals for long-term health and wellbeing.
Hannah is an enthusiastic and caring practitioner who graduated from Curtin University in 2018
with a Bachelor of Science in Physiotherapy. Hannah has experience working as a Physio in a
range of sectors including Private Practice, Occupational Health, and Aged Care. She enjoys
helping clients recover from low back pain, upper limb injuries, workplace injuries and wry
neck, amongst other ailments. Hannah enjoys implementing concise and effective treatment
plans with her clients to help them recover as smoothly and quickly as possible.
Late Cancellation fee
Appointments are to be cancelled/rescheduled with a minimum of 8 hours notice. Failure to provide this notice is considered a late cancellation/DNA which will incur a fee.
Patients will be charged a fee of $50 for 20min bookings, $80 for 40min bookings.
Our servicesShenton Avenue Medical Centre provides many services for a wide range of patients:Vaccinations and ImmunisationTo protect yourself from disease, it is important that you and your family are vaccinated. We provide a complete range of vaccinations to patients and ensure you are fully immunised.Infants and Children’s HealthAs our children grow and develop, it is important their health is a top priority. We treat all children from:
- 4-year-old checks; to
- Teenagers and adolescents; and
- Pre-pubertal development
Women’s HealthOur doctors understand the importance of women’s health and have many specialised services, including:
- Breast screenings
- Pap smears
Men’s HealthAt Shenton Avenue Medical Centre, our doctors treat male patients for all conditions. Our services include:
- Prostate checks
- Testicular checks
- Heart and lung checks
Minor Surgery and ProceduresWith a state-of-the-art medical clinic, our doctors can successfully perform minor procedures for patients. The minor surgery procedures we undertake include:
- Toenail surgery
- Melanoma removal
- Mole removal
- Draining abscesses
- Suturing lacerations
Nutrition and Weight-loss AdviceWhether you need to lose weight or you just want to improve your diet, our Currambine specialists can help. With a tailored diet and weight loss plan, you can reap the benefits of professional advice.Chronic/Long-term Condition ManagementLiving with a chronic medical condition is part of life for some patients. We monitor and check-in on patients with these conditions, providing management plans to help restore and maintain your well-being, letting you lead a normal life.To make a booking with one of our GP’s, call us on (08) 6365 3252. You can also enquire about physiotherapy, podiatry, pre-travel checks and other multidisciplinary treatments.