Dr Richard Tan
MBBS(Q) DRANZCOG FRACGP
Richard Tan emigrated from Malaysia & completed his senior studies at Ipswich Grammar School before studying medicine at the University of Queensland. He has been a general practitioner in Biloela since 1968, when he opened his own practice. This practice was closed in 2011 when Biloela Medical Centre was established and in 2013 he was awarded an OAM for his 46 years medical service to the Biloela community.
Richard has a special interest in Skin Cancer Medicine. He is also a VMO at the Biloela Hospital. Away from medicine, he is a farmer who grows squab pigeons & native fish species for the restaurant trade and has an interest in cattle & thoroughbred horses. He is married with 2 children who have so far given him 3 grandchildren.