Consulting Doctors

Dr Gus Channo MBCHB FRACGP

Dr Gus Channo

MBCHB FRACGP

Gus has been a Doctor for over 17 years and a fellow of the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners since 2010. Gus is passionate about Patient care, and prides himself on attention to detail and thoroughness. His vast experience in both rural and city communities have given him a greater understanding of people which enhances patient engagement.

Gus has worked in several leading hospitals including the Royal Adelaide and St Vincent’s Hospital Sydney over his career and enjoys teaching the next generation of General Practitioners as a GP Synergy Supervisor. Gus has special interests in Peadatrics, Men’s health, Preventative Medicine and has experience in Aged Care management. Gus is fluent in English and Arabic.

Dr Gagandeep “Gagan” Sawhney MBBS FRACGP

Dr Gagandeep “Gagan” Sawhney

MBBS FRACGP

Gagan is a female General Practitioner who graduated from the Government Medical College in Amritsar, India in 1992. After migrating to Australia in 1996 she continued her studies and trained at Prince of Wales Hospital, Concord Repatriation General Hospital and Rozelle Hospitals for many years to expose herself to many areas of patient care to enhance her medical experience. Gagan commenced her General Practice Specialty training at the University of Western Sydney as a part of the “Wentwest” program in 2005. After completing her rural term in Oberon she joined the team at The Madison Medical Practice in 2006 and has been a devoted to the St Ives community ever since.  Gagan’s empathetic and extensive experience has seen patients come from all over Sydney, a testament of her commitment to practice holistic medicine. Gagan has a special interest in Women’s and Children’s health, as well as Family Health, Geriatrics and Mental Health. Gagan is fluent in English, Punjabi and Hindi. Her aim as a General Practitioner is to practice medicine where she can provide quality care to all her patients and be available for them when in need.

Dr Lina Channo MBCHB FRACGP CSRH

Dr Lina Channo

MBCHB FRACGP CSRH

Dr  L Channo has been a Doctor for over 17 years. She worked as in intern at the Royal Adelaide Hospital and trained for 5 years at the Royal Prince Alfred Hospital as a Senior Resident Medical Officer in areas of Cardiology, Haematology, General Medicine and Paediatrics while also conducting research for the Woolcock Institute in Respiratory Medicine in areas of allergy and asthma.

She joined General Practice training through the rural pathway in Orange where she took special skills training in Paediatrics at Orange Base Hospital which she thoroughly enjoyed. She completed her General Practice training in 2010 and obtained her fellowship with the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners.

She relocated to Sydney with her family in 2012 where she has been practicing in the North Shore area since.

She also holds a certificate of sexual health and family planning.

Dr. Channo is very caring and thorough in her approach and has a special interest in Paediatrics, Women’s health, Mental health, General Medicine and Preventative Health.

She also performs minor procedures only Implanon  insertion and removal.

Lina is a GP clinical supervisor for Sydney University Medical Students.

Dr Michael Sinclair MBBS

Dr Michael Sinclair

MBBS

Michael is a male General practitioner with a vast experience in General medicine. He has worked in many country hospitals by leading emergency and Intensive care departments. His down to earth nature makes him a popular and liked GP. His interest includes all aspects of general practice including travel advice, chronic health management, emergency care, weight loss and men’s health.

Dr Serena Kaur MBBS FRACGP. Speaks Malay Hindi and Punjabi.

Dr Serena Kaur

MBBS FRACGP. Speaks Malay Hindi and Punjabi.

Dr Serena Kaur graduated with a MBBS from Adelaide University in 2007 and is a Fellow of the Royal College of General Practitioners.  Serena has special interests in Women’s Health, Perinatal & Paediatric Care and Mental Health. Serena will be consulting on Mondays and Wednesdays at St Ives bringing great experience to the team. Serena is fluent in Malay, Hindi and Punjabi for those patients requiring their appointment in their native language. For an appointment please call 9440-9411 or book online via our website or Health engine.
Dr Kawisha Arander BMed / MD - GP Registrar

Dr Kawisha Arander

BMed / MD - GP Registrar

The Madison Medical Practice St Ives welcomes Dr Kawisha Arander our GP Registrar to the team who will start consulting in February 2019. Kawisha graduated from her Medical Degree at UNSW in 2016 with distinction and completed her Internship and Residency at Nepean Hospital. She is passionate about preventative health care and strives in providing quality holistic care to her patients and their families. Apart from completing her GP training she is also completing a Master of Public Health at UNSW. Kawisha has a special interest in Paediatrics, and is developing these skills through the Sydney Child Health Program.

Dr Steve Liang MBBS DCH FRACGP

Dr Steve Liang

MBBS DCH FRACGP

Steve is a Fellow of the Royal Australian College of GPs. He has been a doctor since 2004 and has worked as a GP since 2009. Steve attended medical school at UNSW and trained during his junior doctor years with Royal North Shore Hospital and Concord Repatriation Hospital. Since his junior doctor years Steve has worked in hospitals and private clinics up and down the East Coast across the full breadth of medical specialties. He has published research papers in top journals, worked as the editor of one of the most read GP educational publications, and he currently holds a Diploma of Child Health through the Children’s Hospital at Westmead. Steve has a strong interest in Men’s Health and Aged Care. He believes in long term collaborative patient care and the intrinsic value of prevention and early detection of disease. Steve will be available on Monday and Tuesday mornings, and Thursday and Friday afternoons starting from the 1st of July. To book an appointment please call our friendly staff on 9440-9411 or via our website or Health Engine.

Dr Joanne Cheng – GP Synergy Registrar starting in August BMed/ MD, GP Synergy Registrar

Dr Joanne Cheng – GP Synergy Registrar starting in August

BMed/ MD, GP Synergy Registrar

Joanne is a general practice registrar who graduated from University of New South Wales in 2016, and went on to complete her hospital training in Hornsby, Mona Vale, Manly and Royal Prince Alfred Hospitals. In particular, she has a keen interest in women’s and children’s health and has undertaken further training in these areas, obtaining a Certificate in Women’s Health and Diploma of Child Health in 2018. She is currently also undertaking a Certificate in Reproductive and Sexual Health (with Family Planning Alliance Australia) as well as a Professional Certificate of Skin Cancer Medicine. Joanne has always had a passion for general practice, which stems from a desire to care for patients from all walks of life and build rewarding long-term relationships with patients and their families.

Dr Edward Ryan MBBS FRACGP

Dr Edward Ryan

MBBS FRACGP

Edward Ryan is a General Practitioner at The Madison Medical Practice Hornsby. Edward has extensive experience as a Family Doctor who relieves the Senior General Practitioner’s when they are on leave. Edward enjoys working in remote communities and spends most his year in central Australia managing and treating indigenous communities. He is also available during our busy winter periods on Saturday’s. Please call our friendly staff at either the Hornsby or St Ives Madison Medical Practice to see if Edward is consulting, alternatively please go to Health Engine or our website to check his next availability.