Contact & Directions

Contact & Directions

14 George Street, Cygnet, Tasmania, 7109 Australia

Our Services

Allied Health Services

  • Podiatrist
  • Physiotherapist
  • Psychologist
  • Clinical Pharmacist (including Home Medicine Reviews)

Chronic Disease Management

  • Preventative medicine

GP Services

  • Women’s health (including cervical cancer screening)
  • Preventative medicine
  • General medical consultations

Nursing Services

  • Childhood vaccinations


Dr Gary Heathcote

Clinical Lead: Aged Care & Specialist GP

Interests: Men’s health, Veteran health, Emergency Medicine, Palliative Care, Aged Care

Gary is in Cygnet on Mondays and Fridays.

Dr Damon Richardson

Specialist GP

Interests: Child Health, Men’s Health, Emergency Care, Refugee Health, Palliative Care.

Damon is in Cygnet on Wednesdays and Thursdays.

Dr Vanessa Hewson

Specialist GP

Interests: Women’s and Children’s Health, Pregnancy Care

Vanessa is in Cygnet Monday, Thursday and Friday and in Huonville on Saturday.

Dr Ingrid Smethurst

Specialist GP

Interests: Children’s Health, Women’s Health, Youth Health

Ingrid is on maternity leave until February 2021.

Dr John Oxford

GP Registrar

Interests: Men’s health, Palliative Care, Aged Care, Addiction Medicine

John is in Cygnet Monday, Tuesday and Thursday and in Huonville on Friday.

Dr Erin Bryce

Specialist GP

Interests: Medical Education, Aboriginal Health.

Erin is in Cygnet on Tuesdays and Fridays.

Dr Jessie Archer

GP Registrar

Interests: Mental Health, Emergency Care

Jessie is in Huonville Tuesdays & Thursdays, in Cygnet on Wednesdays and alternates Huonville and Bruny Island on Fridays.


Gayle Rusher

Nurse Practitioner and Credentialled Diabetes Educator

Interests: Diabetes, Chronic Disease, Women’s and Children’s Health.

Gayle is available Monday – Thursday in Huonville.

Catherine Grey

Registered Nurse

Interests: Immunisation and procedures

Ruth Taylor

Registered Nurse

Interests: Education

Jo Mahar

Registered Nurse

Interests: DVA CVC Program

Sally Brunton

Registered Nurse

Interests: Chronic disease management

Amy Green

Registered Nurse

Interests: Child Health

Yvonne Brooks

Registered Nurse

Allied Health Professional

Andrew Ridge

Clinical Pharmacist & Lead Researcher

Qualifications: BPharm, Grad DipPharm, MPS, AACP Accredited

Interests: Research & Auditing, Home Medicine Reviews