Our medical team at Sonic HealthPlus Gladstone have worked at the clinic for over 3 years and has extensive medical experience and knowledge within their field. Our team works together to deliver a combined passion for quality healthcare.
Dr Siddiqui joined Sonic HealthPlus Gladstone in January 2018, having worked in General Practice for over 13 years. Dr Siddiqui holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Medicine and Surgery (2005) and Master’s Degree in Public health (2010). He is also a Fellow of the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners (2015).
Dr Siddiqui has worked across Australia in Victoria, New South Wales, South Australia, Western Australia, Tasmania and Queensland since arriving from Africa in 2013. His areas of special interest are occupational health, skin cancer treatment, mental health and emergency medicine.
Benjamin graduated from the University of the Sunshine Coast with a Bachelor of Clinical Exercise Science in 2011. Benjamin previously worked in physiotherapy practices, rehabilitation gyms and return to work services. He has a wealth of experience in exercise prescription for chronic diseases, performance enhancement, neuromuscular motor control and learning, as well as musculoskeletal injuries and disorders of the neck, shoulder, back, hips and knees.
Benjamin performs a range of different functional capacity evaluations and physical assessments, in addition to medical screening, audiometry, spirometry, ECG testing and drug and alcohol testing. Benjamin enjoys being outdoors, fishing, camping and four wheel driving.
Leanne has worked as a primary health care nurse and screener for Sonic HealthPlus Gladstone since 2014. She has over 35 years nursing experience and has worked with organisations including, Doctors Without Borders, International Red Cross, and the United States Peace Corps in Africa, Pacific Islands, Europe, USA and New Zealand. More recently, Leanne worked as an Advanced Primary Health Care Provider in general practice right here in Gladstone.
Leanne holds current certification in travel medicine, phlebotomy, immunisations, sexual and reproductive health, wound closure and suturing.
Debbi, a Gladstone local, has a background of 32 years in pathology where she worked as a laboratory technician in the biochemistry, haematology and microbiology departments. She has many years' experience performing onsite drug and alcohol testing and is also certified in phlebotomy.
As a medical screener, Debbi conducts the initial collection of general patient information, alongside other assessments, to assist the doctors prior to each patient’s medical assessments.
Our frontline administration team consists of three Gladstone locals – Rachel, Brooke and Hannah who have over 14 years administration experience combined. As dedicated administrators of general practice and occupational health, our administration team will be able to assist with any queries you may have, or point you in the right direction. Our administration team works closely with clinical staff to ensure the smooth running of all aspects in the clinic.
Joan has worked in Healthcare Management, both in NZ and Australia for over 20 years. She enjoys working with a team, inspiring people to do their best and providing a high level of customer service. Joan is proud of her team at Sonic HealthPlus Gladstone and endeavours to provide a professional, happy and friendly experience during your visit to the clinic.