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. 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.
I am originally from Bangladesh and have experience both in Australian hospitals including Gladstone and General practice. I
have worked in
New South Wales as a GP. My
aim is to obtain a Fellowship from the Royal Australian College of General Practitioner. I am currently preparing for those exams.
I am married and have one son. My
hobbies include gardening, bird watching, reading novels and listening to music.
Dr Deen studied medicine in Sri Lanka and obtained her MBBS degree in 2012. She has a background in paediatrics, obstetrics and gynaecology and emergency medicine. She was a practicing GP in Sri Lanka and moved to Biloela with her family to pursue a career in Rural General Practice. Dr Deen is currently in a training pathway to obtain her fellowship with the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners. She is trilingual and fluent in English, Sinhalese and Tamil. In her spare time she likes reading, traveling and spending quality time with her three young kids.
Areas of interest:
General Practitioner with interests in Family Medicine, Minor surgery, Child health, women's health, family planning, obstetrics and gynaecology, skin cancer and general practice
PO Box 539 Biloela QLD 4715
Phone: 07 4995 6200
Fax: 07 4911 3210
Biloela Medical Centre offers appointments from:
Monday - Friday 8 am to 5 pm
Saturday - Sunday Closed
Last appointment 4:30pm
If you require care outside of practice hours, please call Biloela Hospital on 4992 7000. For all emergencies, call 000.
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