Mrs Mariame Iraki

Mrs Mariame Iraki

Mariame holds a Master of Nutrition and Dietetics and a Doctorate of Pharmacy and has completed further training in health coaching, science of weight management and sport nutrition. She speaks several languages, including English, French and Arabic.

Mariame is experienced in a range of clinical conditions and has a good understanding of diet-disease relationships. She is qualified to provide strategies and motivation to address health concerns including diabetes, heart disease, kidney disease, weight management and food intolerance, as well as general lifestyle and healthy eating advice. She has a special interest in food intolerance, irritable bowel syndrome (IBS), polycystic ovarian syndrome (PCOS) and weight management. She provides patients with individual meal plans that meet their nutritional requirements while fitting into their lifestyle and family needs.

Dr Tuck Meng Soo OAM

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Dr Tuck Meng Soo OAM

MA (Cantab) MBBS(Hons) (Lon) GradDipPopInHlth (ANU) FRACGP
Practice Principal

Dr Soo received her medical training at Cambridge University and King’s College London.  She worked for several years in the UK before migrating to Australia in 1989.  In 2002 she became Practice Principal of IGP.  Her clinical interests include HIV medicine (s100 prescriber), hepatitis B and C, transgender health, and drug & alcohol medicine.  Dr Soo was awarded the Medal of the Order of Australia in the 2015 Queen's Birthday Honours List.

DR Andrew Palfreman

Dr. Andrew Palfreman

BAppSc BPPM MBBS FRACGP

Clinical Director

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Dr Andrew Palfreman is Clinical Director of the Practice. He worked for six years previously at Interchange General Practice in Civic, including the last two years as Clinical Director.  An alumnus of the University of Melbourne and RMIT, he moved to Canberra in 2001 and spent two years in Solomon Islands prior to studying medicine at the ANU.  He is interested in general medicine but has specific interests in opiate replacement therapy, chronic disease, pain management, men’s health and Indigenous health.

 

Vikram Rai

Vikram Rai

General Manager

Vikram graduated in 2007 from the Blue Mountains International Hotel Management School with a Bachelor of Commerce (Hospitality and Tourism Management) and subsequently managed several restaurants.  Vikram was appointed Practice Manager of Watson General Practice in February 2015 and General Manager of the TMS Healthcare Group in July 2017.

 

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DR Ashley Ng

MChD  BH-BMED

 

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Dr Ng graduated as Doctor of Medicine and Surgery, Australian National University in 2014.  Prior to that (2010) she was awarded Bachelor of Biomedical Science (First Class Honours) at the Department of Medicine, The Royal Melbourne Hospital.  She completed her residency at The Canberra Hospital in 2016 and internship in 2015. Dr Ng has an interest in medical research and has co-authored a number of research papers in epilepsy.

She enjoys all aspects of general practice, but has a special interest in children's and women's health.

Dr Lynda Newman

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Dr Lynda Newman

MBBS DRANZCOG FRACGP

Dr Newman obtained her medical degree from the University of Melbourne in 1991, completed her Diploma in Obstetrics and Gynaecology in 1994 and her Fellowship in General Practice in 1998.  For the last 12 years she has worked at Calvary Emergency Department, treating conditions ranging from cardiac arrests to coughs and colds.

Lynda initially came to Watson General Practice to assist a doctor who was unwell, but liked WGP so much she decided to stay.  Her special interests are woman’s health and preventative medicine.  Outside of her clinical work she enjoys outdoor activities, gardening and spending time with her four children.

 

Dr Gillian Riley

Dr Gillian Riley

BSc B Asian Studies MBBS FRACGP DRANZCOG (Adv)

 

Dr Riley graduated in medicine from ANU in 2007 and became a fellow of the Royal College of General Practice in 2012.  She has practised in rural and urban practices throughout NSW.  She enjoys all aspects of General Practice but has a particular interest in women's and children's health, sexual health, antenatal care and breastfeeding medicine.  She is trained in the insertion of all contraceptive devices including implanon, mirena and copper IUDs. 

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Dr Kasey-Lea Williams

Dr Kasey-Lea Williams

MBBS (ANU) DCH B. Med Sc (Flinders) FRACGP

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Dr Williams graduated as a doctor from ANU in 2008. She did her internship at Flinders Medical Centre in Adelaide in 2009 and went on to do a Diploma in Child Health in 2010.  She was awarded her Fellowship of the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners in 2016. Earlier (2002) she completed a Bachelor of Medical Science at Flinders University and has an Honours degree in Science.

Dr Williams has practiced as a GP registrar in Adelaide, Darwin, and Brisbane. She has special interests in child health and dermatology including skin excisions. 

Jessika Morris

Jessika Morris

Practice Manager

Jessika has worked in a variety of general practice and health related organizations.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Dr Yinan Zhang

MBBS, BBiomedSc (Hon)

 

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Dr Zhang graduated in medicine from ANU in 2013 and subsequently worked as an intern and resident at Canberra Hospital in a number of areas including haematology, general medicine, obstetrics and gynaecology and emergency.

Prior to taking her medical degree, Dr Zhang obtained a Bachelor of Biomedical Science from Monash University and worked for several years as a molecular biologist at the Baker IDI Heart and Diabetes Institute.

In 2016 she was a Critical Care Senior Resident at Canberra Hospital and Wagga Wagga Rural Referral Hospital. For the last year Dr Zhang has worked at general practices in Canberra and Queanbeyan.

Dr Zhang is interested in all aspects of general practice and is passionate about providing holistic, individualized patient care and patient education.

In her spare time Dr. Zhang enjoys being active and the outdoors