Our Team

Dr. Kiran Puttappa
MBBS, FRACGP, PG Dip Diabetes (Cardiff)

Dr Kiran Puttappa joined the practice in 2018. He moved to U.K in 2001 and after gaining clinical experience, he moved to Australia in 2003. He has a vast clinical experience as a medical registrar in various public hospitals in Perth and the Gold Coast and he has a special interest in complicated general medicine cases and Diabetes. He holds FRACGP and Post Grad Dip in Diabetes from Cardiff. He also served as board member of RACGP (WA Faculty) from 2009-2013. He is currently a senior examiner to RACGP.

Dr Ashik Varghese
MBBS, MRCGP (UK), FRACGP Dip (Cosmetic Medicine)

PLEASE NOTE: Dr Ashik Varghese only does telephone consults between the hours of 11am to 11.40am and 2pm to 2.40pm (Ellen Stirling Medical Centre only). He will ring you during these times.
He has worked in hospitals in India and UK, before taking up General Practice and moving to Australia 7 years ago. His special interests include chronic disease management, second opinions for complicated medical conditions, skin and skin cancer management, cosmetic and beauty treatments and GP education and training of registrars.
Languages spoken: English (and proficient in use of google translator, for any other languages!!)

Dr. Saeed Khan

Dr Khan has 15 years of wide ranging clinical and medical experience in UK and Italy including hospital and emergency care in addition to general practice.

He is highly experienced in management of family medicine, children’s health, hypertension /thyroid /diabetes, heart disease, mental health, women’s and men’s health and skin conditions.

Dr. Leon Van der Linde

Dr Leon Van der Linde joined the practice in 2018. He qualified as a Medical Doctor with his MBChB degree in South Africa. He worked 15 years in Rural Practice and various Public and Private hospitals in South Africa, where he gained invaluable clinical experience in vast areas. Leon worked in Emergency in Manitoba, Canada before he moved to Australia in 2004, where he worked in Rockingham, working mainly in GP Obstetrics. Leon holds FRACGP and is a member of APHRA.

Dr Khin Kyaw

Dr Khin Kyaw graduated from University of Yangon, Myanmar (Burma) in 2012. Dr Khin started working in Alice Springs Hospital in Northern Territory for nearly 3 years prior to her General Practice placement with GP Synergy. Dr Khin recently worked in NSW and has since relocated to WA. Dr Kyaw special interests are Chronic Medical conditions, children’s and women’s health and in her spare time likes to Travel and spend time with family and friends.

Dr. Nisar Ahmed

Dr Nisar Ahmed has been a GP for 5+ years. He graduated from Rajiv Gandhi University in 2010. Away from work he enjoys soccer and squash.

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