B.Med (Hons) FRACGP DRANZOG
Dr Cordowiner graduated from Newcastle University in 1995 and completed her GP training at Women’s Care and Family Practice in 1999 (now known as Your Family Doctors). Her main areas of clinical interest are Women’s care, paediatrics, preventative health and chronic disease management . In addition to her work at the surgery, she works with Dr Bill Munro seeing patients post bariatric surgery. She has previously been on the Antenatal Shared Care Steering Committee and works at Bridges After Hours GP Service where she has been a board member in the past. She is a member of the HNECCPHN Clinical Read More
MB.BS BSc FRACGP DCH
Dr. Page graduated from Sydney University and has been working on the Central Coast since 2002. She has many interests, particularly enjoying Women’s health, paediatrics, preventative health, and men’s health. Georgia is dedicated to the recruitment and training of future GPs. She is a medical educator for GP Synergy, regularly lecturing and supervising the GPs of tomorrow. She is an examiner for the RACGP (Royal Australian College of General Practitioners) and on various committee's for the Primary Health Network. Georgia was awarded the 2022 GP Supervisor of the Year for the Hunter, Manning and Central Coast. Georgia provides on-call services Read More
BM FRACGP DRCOG
Dr. Pethen arrived in Australia in 2008 having worked on the South Coast of the UK since 1996. She has been with this practice ever since. She is passionate about the art of General Practice as a whole, but particularly enjoys paediatrics, adolescent medicine, and chronic disease management. She is a regular at Kanwal Bridges After Hours and is doing sessions at Headspace, the young adult mental health service in Gosford, this year. She is also an examiner for the RACGP (Royal Australian College of General Practitioners) and a GP supervisor. In her spare time, Sam can be found enthusiastically Read More
Dr Kristen Gibbes graduated from the University of Sydney in 2004, and moved to the Central Coast in 2006 to enjoy the beachside lifestyle with her young family. She worked in General Practice in Umina Beach until joining our practice in 2016. Kristen is particularly interested in women’s health, chronic disease management, geriatrics and palliative care. She is an accredited Registrar supervisor and is passionate about educating future GPs. In her spare time she loves running, swimming, camping and generally enjoying the great outdoors.
Dr King graduated from Sydney University and after hospital experience started work in general practice at Umina. Medical interests include chronic disease management, mental health and minor skin surgery. After 35 years at Umina he has joined Your Family Doctors at Erina and is enjoying working with the team. Outside medicine David enjoys sailing, gardening and trying to keep up with eleven grandchildren.
Dr. McDowell qualified in Sydney in 1986 and moved to the Central Coast seven years later. She has been at this practice since 2001. She is one of our Mirena inserters and is interested in contraception, management of menopause, and preventative health. Dr. McDowell does sessions at the Outreach Pap Smear Clinic at Wyong and provides on-call services for victims of sexual assault at Gosford Hospital. She has three children and enjoys playing tennis and netball.
Dr Sambell graduated from the University of Notre Dame in 2011. She spent two years on the Central Coast as a junior doctor before moving to Tanzania, East Africa, where she volunteered in Obstetrics, Gynaecology and Paediatrics. She returned to Australia in 2016 and completed her GP training on the Mid North Coast before returning to the Central Coast in 2019. Anna enjoys the continuity of care and breadth of scope that General Practice offers. Her special interests include antenatal care, women's health, paediatrics, chronic disease management and travel medicine. Anna is also a busy Mum with two young girls and enjoys Read More
B Med Sci, MBBS (Hons), FRACGP, Grad Cert Pall Med, DCH
Dr Warren joined in 2015. She and her young family love the outdoors adventurous lifestyle on the Central Coast. Elly enjoys all facets of General Practice and has extra qualifications in Paediatrics, Palliative Care, Mental Health and Skin Cancer. She works part-time at Yerin Eleanor Duncan Aboriginal Health Centre in Wyong. Elly holds many external advocacy roles for our patients including as Chair of the Central Coast GP Collaboration Panel. She is a GP Supervisor and Conjoint Senior Lecturer at the University of Newcastle. Elly is a super keen cyclist and fundraises for cancer and the Darkinjung community.
Dr Nicholas Young is a graduate of Griffith University, Queensland (2016). He completed his hospital training at the Gold Coast University Hospital, Westmead and St Vincent’s Hospitals in Sydney. He gained his fellowship in General Practice in 2022. His special interests include skin cancer and paediatrics, in which he has completed extra qualifications. In his spare time he is a keen (yet average) surfer.
M.D, B. Pharm
Dr Renée Pope is working as a GP registrar at Your Family Doctors. After growing up on the Central Coast she graduated from the University of Notre Dame in 2019 and has worked across the Local Health District for the past 3 years including across Emergency and Critical Care Medicine. Prior to this she completed a Bachelor of Pharmacy at the University of Sydney (2013) and worked as a Clinical Pharmacist at both Gosford and Royal North Shore Hospitals. She has many developing interests including preventative care, chronic disease management and women and children’s health and is currently completing a Read More