New patients are always welcome at our Burleigh Waters location, but we are unable to book you in online. Please call our friendly reception team on (07) 5568 6000 to make your first appointment.
General enquiries only, no medical information or bookings accepted
The Australian Government recommends that Australian adults and children (5 years +) get vaccinated against COVID-19.
Individuals aged 5 years+ are now eligible to receive the Pfizer vaccine.
You are eligible for a COVID-19 booster dose if you: are 16 years and older, and have completed your primary dose course of COVID-19 vaccination at least 3 months ago. Check here for updates on booster eligibility. Eastbrooke has Pfizer as the approved booster vaccination. Please note that Novavax is not an approved booster vaccination. Eligible patients can book their vaccination by calling the clinic directly.
Anyone concerned about the vaccination and its effect on underlying health conditions should consult with their GP.
Annual flu vaccinations have started arriving.
The Influenza vaccine is recommended for people aged 6 months and over.
It is important to understand that the COVID-19 vaccine does not protect you against the flu.
Both COVID-19 vaccines and boosters can be administered at the same time (on a single visit) as the influenza vaccine.
Please call the clinic to book.
CURRENT VACCINATION STOCK UPDATE (09/6/22)
Suitable for adults and children. An out of pocket cost typically applies. This year, state governments have announced that it is expanding eligibility to offer free flu vaccinations to all residents until 30 June 2022. You can now access a free flu vaccination from your Eastbrooke clinic. Please call the clinic to book.
Adults & Children (5 years and over): In Stock
Public (Govt Funded) Vaccinations
Suitable for patients over 65 or with chronic health conditions. Free for eligible patients.
Anyone with a Chronic Health Condition (and under 65 Years): In Stock
Seniors Over 65 Years: In Stock
Children under 5: In Stock
Keep an eye out for this and other important health updates via email.
QLD Government – Free Flu Vaccine
ALL PATIENTS & VISITORS ATTENDING THE EASTBROOKE FAMILY CLINIC BURLEIGH WATERS MUST WEAR A FACE MASK.
We continue to monitor emerging COVID-19 developments across Queensland and have implemented strict infection control measures to keep the community safe.
Anyone who has been to a COVID-19 case location, are a close contact of a COVID-19 case, are awaiting the results of a COVID-19 case or have even the slightest symptoms of COVID-19 are asked to please not visit our facilities at this time.
We are able to offer telehealth so that you can still speak with your regular doctor.
Please check the QLD COVID-19 case location webpage before visiting: Contact tracing (exposure sites) — coronavirus (COVID-19)
Thank you to everyone for their understanding during this time.
Delivering You Quality Healthcare as we Take Steps Towards a New Normal
As restrictions ease, we are able to deliver you more and more services in-clinic. We urge any patients who have avoided their regular GP visit or postponed scheduled testing to make your health a priority and attend to your important healthcare needs. With the adoption of new social distancing measures and additional infection control procedures, health experts at Eastbrooke continue to provide quality healthcare for patients.
Important information you need to know:
For more information on COVID-19, including testing, visit www.health.gov.au or call the National Coronavirus Hotline on 1800 020 080
If you require URGENT medical attention, call 000 or go to your nearest Emergency Department.
The Eastbrooke Family Clinic Burleigh Waters is a modern medical centre located on the Gold Coast within close proximity to Robina and Varsity Lakes. The clinic offers a variety of both male and female doctors and an after-hours service for an emergency GP doctor in Burleigh Waters. The centre is also one of the preferred immunisation providers recommended by Queensland Health.
Eastbrooke GPs have an interest in men’s, women’s and children’s health in addition to chronic disease management and preventative care. We build a solid foundation of trust with you so that you can feel comfortable every time you visit our clinic.
Our medical centre is also equipped to deal with Work, Health and Safety issues including pre-employment checks, work-based injuries and return to work programs to get you back to a happy and healthy life. Patients are able to visit one of our Burleigh Waters doctors either by walk-in or appointment.
Universal bulk-billing is not financially viable and would mean this practice could not provide quality service. However, we may use bulk-billing and concession fees to aid the disadvantaged, multiple family consultations or prolonged treatment programs and children under 16 years. Procedures may incur higher or different fees. We accept cash, Eftpos, Mastercard and Visa credit cards. Refer to our Patient Information Sheet for more details.
In addition to a range of professional doctors and registered nurses, the centre also offers additional services to patients such as pathology, psychology, speech therapy, an onsite pharmacy and much more. With baby change facilities and a large children’s play area available, the centre is suitable for the whole family and patients of all ages.
Contact us today
Our Burleigh Waters medical centre can be reached on (07) 5568 6000 for any enquiries and appointments. Existing patients can use their Medicare card to make quick and easy bookings through our website at a suitable time. You can also reach us via the online contact form where you will receive a prompt reply regarding your enquiry.
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If you require after-hours medical attention please call our nominated after-hours service (National Home Doctor Service) on 13 SICK (13 74 25). If you require URGENT medical attention please call 000 or present to the Emergency Department.
Smile Fit Club Burleigh Waters
Located inside our Eastbrooke Family Clinic.
Mon-Fri: 7:30am – 7:30pm
Sat: 8am – 4pm
Sun: By Appointment
All Health funds accepted. Book your appointment today by calling (07) 5576 8370 or visit www.smilefit.com.au for more information.
Dr Aleksander Zajkowski graduated in 1992 in Poland and has worked for 18 years in hospital medicine including Paediatrics, Gynaecology and Obstetrics, Intensive and Coronary Care, General Medicine and Emergency Medicine.
Dr Zajkowski has been providing comprehensive care for all of his patients on the Gold Coast since 2002. He has a special interest in skin cancer medicine and is an accredited member of the Skin Cancer College of Australasia, having undertaken extensive training in skin cancer medicine over the past 11 years. Dr Zajkowski is certified in all aspects of diagnosis (dermoscopy) and treatment, both surgical and non-surgical of all types of skin cancers.Speciality General Practitioner Credentials MBBS FRACGP Languages English, Polish Special Interests General Medicine, Skin Cancer Medicine, Accident and Emergency, Sports Medicine, Cardiology and Minor Surgical Procedures
(*existing patients only)
Dr Ingrid Francis has extensive experience in all facets of general practice, with expertise in Mirena and Implanon insertion, antenatal and postnatal care, in addition to Hepatitis C management. Dr Francis is also an accredited yellow fever vaccine provider.Speciality General Practitioner Credentials MBBS(Qld) FRACGP DRANZCOG Languages English Special Interests Travel Medicine, Women’s Health, Children's Health and Mental Health
Professor Mark Morgan was born in England and completed his medical training in Cambridge and Oxford universities. He has worked as a GP in Australia since 1998. He completed his PhD studying how best to look after depression in people with heart disease or diabetes.
He now teaches medical students at Bond University and is a member of the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners Quality Care Committee. Professor Morgan is passionate about creating trusting relationships with patients to better implement evidence-based care and as a teacher he strives to share his enthusiasm for quality practice and excellent communication skills.Speciality Professor / GP Credentials BM BCh, MA, PhD, MRCGP, FRACGP, DRCOG, DFFP Languages English Special Interests Family care from birth to old age, management of long-term medical conditions, preventative medicine, dermatology and travel medicine.
Dr. Stephen Barry has practiced the full span of General Practice on the Gold Coast for 30 years .He has special interests in skin cancer treatment, sports injuries, antenatal care and pediatrics. However he provides care for the whole family no matter what the problem. He aims to provide complete primary and continuous care for all his patients. He teaches with both Griffith and Bond Universities’ medical schools and is also a Director of Primary Care Gold Coast, an organization trying to develop the best possible health care for the Gold Coast.Speciality General Practitioner Credentials MBBS (QLD), FRACGP, DRANZCOG Languages English Special Interests General Medicine, Skin Cancer Treatment, Sports Medicine and Antenatal Pediatric
Dr Suzanne Blum graduated from U.W.A. in 1985, working for 2 years in Perth hospitals and then commencing general practice. She has been working as a GP on the Gold Coast since 1989.Speciality General Practitioner Credentials MBBS Languages English Special Interests Family Medicine, Preventative Care and all aspects of Women's and Children's Health
Dr Rodney Coates graduated from Queensland University and undertook training at Royal Brisbane Hospital, Royal Children’s Hospital, Chermside and Gold Coast Hospitals obtaining a Diploma in Obstetrics and Gynaecology and a Certificate in Accident and Emergency Medicine.
He has practised on the Gold Coast for over 30 years, providing comprehensive and compassionate care for all of his patients.Speciality General Practitioner Credentials MB BS (Qld) Dip RACGP Languages English Special Interests
Eastbrooke Family Clinic Burleigh Waters is excited to announce that local Gold Coast GP, Doctor Webby Chen has re-joined their team of medical staff.
Dr Chen studied medicine in New Zealand and graduated in 2008. He completed his internship at Gold Coast Hospital and residency at Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital. He was also in basic physician training for adult internal medicine for six months. Dr Webby Chen started his GP career in July 2011 and has also completed a 6 month extended skills post in Dermatology at the John Hunter Hospital prior to moving back to the Gold Coast. He has been working as a GP on Gold Coast since 2013.Speciality General Practitioner Credentials MBChB, FRACGP Languages English, Mandarin and Taiwanese 陳醫師會說英文，中文，台語 Special Interests
Dr McEwan grew up on the Sunshine Coast before moving to Brisbane to complete her Science degree. She also spent time in Montreal, Canada for her studies. She moved to NSW for her medical degree at the University of Sydney and, having an interest in rural health, spent a year in Orange. She also spent time working as a student in the paediatrics department of KCMC, a hospital on the base of Mount Kilimanjaro in Tanzania and also in Malta.
On completion of her MBBS, she moved to Tweed Heads with her husband. Dr McEwan has extensive experience, having worked at Tweed Hospital for two years before finding her calling as a GP in the Northern NSW area. During her training as a GP registrar, she worked in Murwillumbah and then Kingscliff in 2017 before qualifying as a GP in 2018. In early 2019, Dr McEwan returned to general practice after welcoming her son into her family. Having a passion for teaching, she works in both NSW and QLD training GP registrars. She also sings in a community acapella group so you may see her performing around the coast at events like the Broadbeach Christmas Carols.
Dr McEwan strives to manage your health in a comprehensive but friendly patient-centred manner.Speciality General Practitioner Credentials MBBS, BSc, FRACGP Languages English Special Interests Women's Health, Paediatrics, Sexual Health, Family Medicine
Originally hailing from across the ditch, Aditi graduated from the Griffith University School of Medicine in 2013, after completing an undergraduate science degree at the University of Auckland. Aditi worked as a registrar in general surgery for three years in various hospitals throughout Queensland and was actively involved with medical student and junior doctor teaching, before entering general practice. Aditi has also completed specialised training in medical micropigmentation in the UK and has a particular interest in nipple-areola tattooing for breast cancer patients.
While enjoying all aspects of family medicine, she has strong interests in minor procedures, women’s health, paediatrics, and preventive care. Aditi has been lucky enough to have had a varied and well-traveled upbringing in numerous countries throughout Asia-Pacific, and as such has developed an ability to communicate and establish excellent rapport with individuals of all ages, backgrounds and walks of life. Outside of work, Aditi is a keen tennis player and artist, and enjoys getting involved with all things creative.Speciality GP Registrar Credentials BSc, MBBS Languages English Special Interests Minor surgical procedures, paediatrics, women’s health and family planning, antenatal care, preventive medicine
Dr Christina completed her medical training in the UK, graduating from the University of Birmingham in 2003. She subsequently undertook postgraduate training in Obstetrics & Gynaecology, being awarded the qualification of MRCOG (Member of the Royal College of Obstetricians & Gynaecologists). She has practiced medicine in Australia for over 8 years, which has included working in Western Australia, Sydney, as well as the Gold Coast University Hospital and The Tweed Hospital. Dr Christina practices in all areas of medicine, but has extensive experience in women’s and children’s health.Speciality General Practitioner Credentials Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery (M.B.Ch.B) Languages English Special Interests Dr Christina has experience in all areas of medicine, however, she has a particular interest in Obstetrics & Gynaecology and Paediatrics. She has several publications in International Medical Journals in the field of women’s health and has also presented at International and National Medical Meetings. With her Women’s Health background, Christina specialises in Mirena and Implanon insertion and removal. She also provides antenatal shared care, contraceptive counselling, management of menstrual disorders, pre-conception counselling and fertility work up prior to gynaecological referral. As a former International athlete, competing at Elite level in triathlon, cycling and athletics, she also has a strong interest in Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine. Christina provides skin checks and with her surgical background regularly performs skin excisions where appropriate.
Dr Kassey is a country girl who grew up in rural Queensland before moving to Townsville to complete her medical degree. During her medical training, she had the opportunity to spend time overseas in Nepal working in Ophthalmology and General medicine. After graduating she moved to Brisbane to complete her residency at the Princess Alexandra Hospital gaining experience in General medicine, Orthopaedic surgery, Mental health, Neurosurgery, General Surgery and Emergency. From there she then went on to work in many hospitals namely Gold Coast University Hospital, Tweed Hospital, Mackay Base Hospital and Royal Darwin Hospital. Dr Kassey practices in all areas of medicine, with registrar experience in Orthopaedic Surgery, Emergency medicine, Paediatrics and Neonatology.
She also has a background in research and teaching, having presented and published multiple research papers nationally and internationally, lectured to medical students and junior doctors for Gold Coast University Hospital and Bond University and been a medical student clinical examiner for James Cook University.
Dr Kassey practises with compassion and care, striving to help you and your family with your healthcare needs in a kind, comprehensive and individualised manner.Speciality General Practitioner Credentials MBBS Languages English Special Interests All areas of medicine although currently not doing full body skin checks or Mirena insertion.
Carol is a Certified Practicing Speech Language Pathologist who has over twenty five years experience working with children. Carol has worked in a range of Clinical settings including Early Intervention at the Child Development Service on the Gold Coast, Educational settings in the School system and Hospital based rehabilitation services.
Carol’s specialty is Speech Pathology for infants and children under 12 years.Speciality Speech Pathologist Credentials Bachelor of Applied Science Speech Pathology (The University of Sydney 1991). Practicing Member of Speech Pathology Australia Languages English Special Interests Treating Stuttering; speech and language intervention with infants and toddlers and treating language, learning and memory disorders in preschool and school-aged children.
Smile Fit Club Burleigh Waters now open!
No Gap Dental – All Health Funds accepted
Monday-Friday: 7:30am – 7:30pm
Saturday: 8am – 4pm
Sunday: By Appointment
Book your appointment today by calling (07) 5576 8370 or book online at www.smilefit.com.auSpeciality Dentist Credentials Languages English Special Interests
Michelle Marinic graduated from Charles Sturt University with a Master of Clinical Exercise Physiology (Rehabilitation) and member of Exercise Sports Science Australia (ESSA). Registered with Medicare, DVA and Work Cover as an approved treatment provider. Experience in sports performance, musculoskeletal rehabilitation, spinal cord injury rehabilitation, chronic disease management, general health and fitness.Speciality Exercise Physiologist Credentials Master of Clinical Exercise Physiology (Rehabilitation) Languages English Special Interests Evidence-based exercise prescription to ensure optimal patient outcomes and has experience in these rehabilitation areas: • Spinal pathologies • Patient health education • Women’s Health and Rehabilitation • Exercise Rehabilitation • Chronic Disease management • Shoulder rotator cuff injuries • Hip pathologies • Knee injuries • Rehabilitation/training for specific sports.
Shilpi is an Accredited Practising Dietitian and Nutritionist with over 15 year’s experience in the nutrition management of chronic diseases. She loves to educate and assist community members to improve their nutritional status by helping them make better and healthier food choices. Providing one-on-one nutrition and wellness coaching to clients is what she enjoys which in turn helps people achieve a healthy and happy life. The nutrition services are client-centred and evidence-based which gets quick and sustainable results and can be easily incorporated into busy lifestyle/work schedules.
Shilpi specialises in (but not limited to); weight management, diabetes, heart health, pregnancy, gut health, Irritable bowel disease (including IBS and Ulcerative Colitis), cancer-associated malnutrition, kidney/renal, arthritis, thyroid, liver, PCOS, general health.Speciality Dietitian Credentials APD, AN Languages English, Hindi, Punjabi Special Interests Diabetes, Heart Health, Weight Management, Gut Health, Osteoporosis, IBS, Ulcerative Colitis, Thyroid Health, Pregnancy, Liver Health, Kidney Health, Cancer-associated malnutrition.