Golden Plains Medical Centre
Ph: (03) 5281 2320
Email: admin@goldenplainsmc.com.au

Opening Hours

Monday to Thursday:                                                8.15am-8.00pm                                                                                                                                                                             Friday:                                                                     8.15am-6.30pm                                                                                                                                                      Saturday:                                                                                                                                     8.45am-11.00am
Closed Sunday & Public Holidays*

Our Services

 Our Team

Dr Mina Gurgius

Dr Gurgius is Principal Doctor and he lives locally. He is a highly qualified GP. Listed below are some of his Medical Qualifications:

  • An Examiner in the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners
  • Fellowship of Royal Australian College of General Practitioners which is a specialist degree in General Practice
  • Fellowship in Advanced Rural General Practice (FARGP) .This qualification was held by only 552 GPs in Australia as in Nov 2016 and it was awarded by RACGP in recognition of his advanced rural General Practice skills
  • Current Australian Medical Council Examiner
  • National Certificate in Reproductive and Sexual Health
  • Accredited GP for provision of Focussed Psychological Strategies to patients
  • Accredited  GP Registrars Supervisor by Murray City Country Coast GP training
  • Australian Medical Council Certificate (Equivalency to Australian Medical Graduates)
  • Bachelor Degree in Medicine and Surgery (MBChB) from Alexandria University/Egypt
  • Certificate in Skin Cancer Medicine from Skin Cancer College Australasia
  • Certificate in Dermoscopy (Magnifying device used to clearly examine skin spots) from Skin Cancer College
  • Certificate in Dermatology (Skin Diseases Medicine) from University of Queensland
  • Certificate in Skin Cancer Therapeutics from Queensland University of Queensland
  • Hepatitis C S100 GP Prescriber
  • Opioid Replacement Therapy Subspeciality
  • Accredited Shared Maternity Care GP (Antenatal Visits) with Royal Women Hospital & Werribee Mercy Hospitals
  • Nationally Accredited Fractures Cast Application & Management Provider
  • Implanon NXT Insertion and Removal Licence
  • Monash Certificate in Clinical Occupational Medicine
  • An expert advisor for the Health Care Complaints Commission in NSW
  • Former Author and Reviewer for RACGP Check GP  Medical Magazine
  • Accredited Yellow Fever and Q-Fever Immunizations Provider

Dr Priyanthi Perera (Female GP) 

Dr Priyanthi graduated from University of Kelaniya (Sri Lanka) before migrating to Australia. Shortly after her arrival in Australia, she completed the Australian Medical Council Certificate, which made her equivalent to any Australian Medical Graduate. She has received her Fellowship from the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners. The Fellowship is the specialty degree in general practice. Dr Priyanthi has, also, completed a Diploma in Child Health (DCH) from the University of Sydney. This qualification allows her to have a more extensive knowledge regarding children health issues and illnesses. Additionally, her special interest extends to Women's health, and skin cancer treatment. Consequently, she has completed the following courses and qualifications:

  • Certificate in Primary Care Skin cancer surgery (University of Queensland)
  • Minor Surgical Procedures for General Practitioners
  • Mental Health skills training  
  • Clinical Emergency Medicine Management RACGP Program
  • International Medical Graduate 2 day patient safety course (Southern Health Simulation & Skills Centre, Melbourne)
  • Implanon Insertion and Removal Licence
  • Certificate in Primary Care Dermatology

Dr Sharmi Sureshkumar (Female GP)

Dr Sharmi is intending to sit her Royal Australian College of General Practitioners Fellowship Exams this upcoming year. Dr Sharmi obtained her Bachelor degree in Medicine from Sri-Lanka; following which she obtained her Australian Medical Council Certificate (Equivalency to Australian Medical Graduate). Dr sharmi has a thorough experience in both hospital and general practice settings, although her passion lies with general practice. Dr Sharmi particularly enjoys looking after children, women’s health and elderly patients. She completed a Rural Emergency Skills Training Course.She also did training in Resuscitations Skills & Psychiatry. She recently has completed the Diploma in Child Health with University of Sydney; this gives her the more detailed knowledge and skills needed when dealing with children health issues.

Dr Wimanshi Gamage (Female GP)

Dr Wimanshi joins us following years of work experience in both the hospital and general practice settings. She obtained her Bachelor degree in Medicine and Surgery in Sri-Lanka. She managed to complete her AMC certificate after migrating to Australia, making her equivalent to any Australian medical graduate. She has done observership at Austin Hospital's Emergency department, followed by working in Werribee Mercy and general practice in Tarneit Victoria. She has special interest in general medicine, minor surgery, women's health and pediatrics.

Practice Nurse: Rebecca (Registered Nurse (RN) & Accredited Nurse Immunizer), Moira (RN & Accredited Nurse Immunizer), Carolyn (RN) & Amy (RN)

Practice Manager: Maria

Receptionists: Michelle, Janet , Tara & Narelle

Contact Us

Address: 59 Geelong Rd, Bannockburn, Vic 3331  

Phone: (03) 5281 2320 

Fax: (03) 5281 2922     

Email: admin@goldenplainsmc.com.au  **Please Don't cancel appointment via Email**

Skin Cancer Services

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