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Our Team

The team at Sonic HealthPlus Newcastle are passionate and experienced in all facets of occupational healthcare. Working exclusively in the support of workers and their individual health requirements, we are skilled in ensuring your team receive high quality healthcare and are back at work as soon as it is safe to do so. Our team work together to ensure each patient receives individualised and accurate treatment to benefit both the worker and your company.


Dr Jessica Maistry

Occupational Physician Registrar

Dr Maistry is an occupational physician registrar with over 20 years’ experience as a medical practitioner. She has a Master’s degree in Public Health (University of Newcastle), and holds a Certificate in Occupational Medicine (Monash).

Dr Maistry has extensive experience in the field of occupational medicine with certification as an examiner in Rail, AMSA, health surveillance, injury management, NSW and Queensland Coal Board medicals, travel medicine, and pre employments.

Dr Tshepho (Kelly) Gabathuse

Occupational Physician Registrar

Dr Gabathuse qualified with a MB BCH BAO from Ireland in 2007, before gaining Post Graduate qualifications; a Certificate in Occupational Medicine (from Otago, New Zealand) and an MRO. Holds PG cert for Skin Cancer. Dr Gabathuse is currently completing a Masters in Occupational Medicine through Otago University.

Dr Gabathuse has 10 years’ experience working as a medical practitioner and has worked for Sonic HealthPlus since October 2015.

Dr Sajani Simon

Medical Practitioner

Dr Simon joined Sonic HealthPlus in 2017 with previous experience in the fields of Occupational Medicine, Emergency Medicine, GP Practice, Paediatrics, and Surgery. She is also accredited as a Rail Safety Authority Health Professional and Medical Inspector of Seafarers (AMSA).

Dr Simon is experienced in visa medicals, pre-employment assessments, workplace injury management and health surveillance to support the occupational healthcare of workers across the transport, seafaring, mining and public health sectors.

Janet Watson

Practice Manager

Janet has been with Sonic HealthPlus since March 2014 and has worked in both General Practice and Occupational Workplace Health for over 15 years. Janet enjoys applying the knowledge she has gained throughout her career in her work with the Newcastle team.

Administration Team

The administration team at Sonic HealthPlus Newcastle is the first point of contact for all patients contacting our clinic. Experienced in occupational healthcare, our team can answer questions you have about our clinic and the services you require, or will direct you to the right person who can assist you further.

Nursing and Screening Team

Our nursing and screeners are responsible for all medical screening. Our two RN’s have many years’ experience as occupational health providers.