Meet Our Dedicated Doctors
Bullsbrook Medical Centre is committed to providing high quality and comprehensive healthcare to the local community.
Our doctors have vast experience in various fields of medicine.
We strive to maintain, develop and enhance our medical knowledge, skills and competence by participating in Continuing Professional Development.
We believe that our patients deserve the highest standard treatment, compassionate care and the utmost respect.
Because your health matters
Dr Ben Banwait
MB.BCh.BAO.LRCPI.LRCSI. (Ireland) DFFP.MRCGP. (UK) FRACGP. (Australia)
Dr Banwait has been practising medicine for over 20 years.
In addition to General Practice, he also brings certain special interests to Bullsbrook Medical Centre. These include:
Chronic Disease Management
Chronic Pain Management
Mole Checks and removal
Cosmetic Treatments ( Wrinkle relaxers and Dermal Fillers )
Dr Banwait is also a GP Supervisor with WAGPET (Western Australia General Practice Education and Training) and AHPRA (Australian Health Practitioners Regulatory Agency)
Dr Yvette Bruce
BSc (Nursing), MBBS (Hons), FRACGP
Dr Yvette Bruce lived in Melbourne before moving to Perth in her teens where she completed her Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS) from The University of Western Australia with honours in 2010.
Since then, she has gained experience in adult medicine, paediatrics, mental health and obstetrics & gynaecology. She is a Fellow of the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners (FRACGP).
Yvette is passionate about developing a good therapeutic relationship with patients and their families. (read more...)
Dr Rafal Francikiewicz
Dr Raf is passionate about helping his patients stay healthy.
He has broad medical experience which he gained working in General Practice and also on Medical Wards and Emergency Departments in Perth and overseas.
His interests include:
chronic disease management
Dr Raf is experienced in performing minor surgical procedures, mole removal and cosmetic medicine treatments.
Dr Raf has also successfully completed several professional courses in Skin cancer and Aesthetic medicine.
Dr Lloyd Evans
MRACGP MRCGP MBBCh BSc (Hons)
Dr Lloyd Evans is a UK trained GP who just recently moved to Western Australia with his young family.
Dr Lloyd has particular interests in Chronic Diesease Management, Men’s Health, Sports & Exercise Medicine and also has increased experience in Child Health and Palliative Care.
Dr Evans gained a BSc (Hons) degree in Medical Science from the University of South Wales in 2010 before gaining his Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery qualification from Cardiff University School of Medicine in 2014.
When not working, he can be found on the side of the sports fields watching his teenage son with his wife and young daughter in tow!
Dr Tariq Mian
MBBS, MRCGP [INT] UK, FRACGP, PG DIP DIABETES CARDIFF UK
Dr Mian graduated from Stanley Medical College, Chennai, India.
He has been practicing medicine for over 20 years in his home country and overseas before moving to Perth in 2016, completing the fellowship of the RACGP.
Dr Mian cares for all aspects of General Practice with particular interest in:
Dr Mian is looking forward to providing you and
your family with high quality care. On a personal
note, He is married for 21 years and has 3 Kids.
He has a keen passion for fishing and loves following Cricket.
Dr Ghazala Minhaj
Dr Ghazala is a General Practitioner from India with post graduate training in General Surgery and has been practicing in Australia since 2011.
Specific areas of interest:
Antenatal and Postnatal care
Chronic Disease Management
Women’s health and Contraceptive advice
Implanon insertion and removal
Pap smears and breast examinations
Skin checks, biopsy and removal of lesions
Dr Carly Penfound
Dr Carly Penfound qualified in the UK and has 13 years experience as a Medical Practitioner. She moved to Australia in 2010 and has worked as an emergency doctor and in various other medical roles within the hospital setting giving her a broad and balanced background for her work as a GP.
She lives locally within the Swan Valley region with her husband and 2 young children. She loves this area and feels fortunate to bring up her children here. She is passionate about her work and strives to ensure the best care for all her patients.
Her specialist interests include:
- Adult and Paediatric Emergency Medicine
- Chronic health
- Women’s health
Mr Vijay Sourinathan
Mr Vijay Sourinathan is a Singapore trained clinician and a Curtin University
He completed his Masters in Nurse Practitioner from Flinders’ University and pursued a pathway in General Practice. He enjoys all aspects of medicine and has a special interest in Cardiology.
Mr Vijay also works with Cardiology Specialists. His clinical role encompasses patient care, clinical research, remote device monitoring and cardiac rehabilitation.
Dr Rodrigo Von Kruger
Dr Rodrigo graduated in Medicine from the UK in 2009 and worked as a doctor in the UK before moving to Australia in 2011. He has experience in Emergency Medicine, Private General Practice and Rural and Remote General Practice including Aboriginal Health, whilst working in the Kimberley for the last few years.
Dr Rodrigo von Kruger lives in Perth northern suburbs with his wife and 3 kids.
His special interests include:
Chronic Disease management
Aboriginal and non-aboriginal health checks
Mole biopsy and excision
Implanon insertion and removal
Plantar wart removal
Driver License Medicals
Dr Aurelys Lopez
Dr Aurelys Lopez obtained her medical degree in Venezuela.
She has worked in Australia since 2017 and has gained broad medical experience and skills working on hospital wards and in General Practice.
Her areas of interest are:
• Women’s Health
• Child’s Health
• Preventive Medicine
• Aged Care and Health Assessment