Level 1 
338-340 Crown Street 
Wollongong NSW 2500

Phone: (02) 4252 5200

Specialist & Allied Health

  • Dr John O'Neill - Neurologist

    Dr John O'Neill


    MBBS (UNSW, 1978); FRACP (Neurology, 1985).


    • Diagnostic Neurology
    • Neurophysiology
    • Neuromuscular Disease
    • Movement Disorders

    Dr O’Neill is a Consultant Neurologist with appointments at St Vincent’s Public Hospital, St Vincent’s Private Hospital and The Mater Hospital. He is a Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Physicians (Neurology) and a member of the Australian and New Zealand Association of Neurologists.

    Dr O'Neill visits Wollongong each Thursday.


    • Phone: 02 8382 6709
    • Fax: 02 8382 8710

  • Dr Michael Talbot - Upper Gastrointestinal, Laparoscopic and Endoscopic Surgeon

    Dr Michael Talbot


    MB ChB (UOO, 1992); FRACS (2001).


    • Upper Gastrointestinal Surgery
    • Hiatus Hernia and Reflux Surgery
    • Oesophageal and Gastric Cancer Surgery
    • Obesity Surgery

    Dr Talbot graduated in Medicine from the University of Otago in 1992 and subsequently completed his Basic Surgical Training at St Vincent’s Hospital Sydney, with Advanced Training occurring at St George, St Vincent’s, and Liverpool Hospitals. After becoming a Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons in 2001, he worked as the Lister Lecturer in Upper Gastrointestinal Surgery at The Glasgow Royal Infirmary before further cancer and obesity surgery training in Munich, Los Angeles, Brisbane, Adelaide and Wellington.  He commenced his consultant work in 2003 at St George and Wollongong Hospitals, consolidating to St George Hospital in 2005.  Greater than 90% of his work is comprised of oesophageo-gastric laparoscopy and endoscopy.  As well as a large bariatric experience of over 3000 cases, he runs NSW's longest running high resolution oesophageal physiology lab and has extensive experience in management of hiatus hernia and reflux having performed over 600 operations as a consultant.  As well as a busy ERCP practice, Dr Talbot has 10 years of experience in treating oesophageal and gastric cancers, and treats more cancers with endoscopic and laparoscopic techniques than standard open surgery.

    Dr Talbot visits Wollongong on alternate Thursdays.  Further information is available at:


    • Phone: 02 9553 1120
    • Fax: 02 9553 7526

  • Dr Gary Yee - Upper Gastrointestinal and Bariatric Surgeon

    Dr Gary Yee




    • Upper Gastrointestinal Surgery
    • Laparoscopic Surgery and Research

    Dr Yee is a specialist trained Upper Gastrointestinal and Bariatric Surgeon with a strong interest in laparoscopic surgery and research. Born in Malaysia, he undertook primary and secondary education in Brunei and Singapore before commencing Medicine at Sydney University. After completing Medicine in 1994, Dr Yee completed his general medical residency before starting work in surgical research in Australia. After time spent in surgical training in Scotland he joined the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons Training program in Sydney in 2005 and qualified as a General Surgeon in 2010. Subsequent to this he has spent time as a senior registrar in Bankstown Hospital and training in Upper GI Surgery in Malaysia.

    After being selected for Subspecialty training by the Australia and New Zealand Gastro-Oesophageal Surgery Society (ANZGOSA) he undertook an Upper GI fellowship at Newcastle’s John Hunter, and Sydney’s St George Hospitals in 2011-12. Since 2013 he has been working as a consultant surgeon at St George and Sutherland hospitals. He operates at the Sutherland Hospital, Kareena Private Hospital, St George Private Hospital and the Sydney Private Hospital. 

    Dr Yee visits Wollongong on alternate Thursdays.  Further information is available at:


    • Phone: 02 9553 1120
    • Fax: 02 9553 7526

  • Dr Geoff Crawford - Paediatrician


    MBBS (UNSW, 1969); FRACP (Paediatrics, 1977)


    • Learning Problems
    • Behavioural Problems (including ADHD and comorbidities)
    • Child Mental Health

    Dr Geoff Crawford is a Consultant Paediatrician specialising in learning and behaviour problems.  

    Dr Crawford visits Wollongong monthly.


    • Phone: 02 9221 0211
    • Fax: 02 9221 0233

  • Nathan Wolhuter - Podiatrist


    Diploma of Health Science (Podiatry) (Sydney Institute of Technology, 1997)


    • Sports Podiatry
    • Paediatric Biomechanics

    Nathan graduated as a podiatrist from Sydney Institute of Technology in 1997.  His postgraduate study includes Sports Podiatry and Paediatric Biomechanics.  He has served on the board of the Australian Podiatry Association in NSW and Tasmania and was a clinical supervisor at the University of Western Sydney between 2005 and 2007.  He is currently studying for his Masters in Business Administration. 

    Nathan Wolhuter Podiatry (NWP) operates from Illawarra Family Medical Centre.


  • Dr Carole Carter - Psychologist

    Dr Carole Carter


    BA (Psych); MA (Counselling); PhD (Psych); MAPS (Counseling).

    Carole works with individual adults experiencing depression, anxiety, grief and loss and relationship struggles.  She has particular experience in the areas of biopsychosocial assessment and management of chronic pain, recovery from physical and psychological injury and trauma, chronic, complex and progressive health problems, sexual assault and abuse (including adult survivors of child sexual abuse). She provides clinical supervision, training and consultancy. She is a registered provider for Medicare and Private Health Funds. 

    Carole is available on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays. 


    • Phone: 02 4252 5237

  • Jonathan Osborne - Psychologist


    BSc (Psych) (Hons.) (UOW); D ClinPsych/Msc (USyd).

    Biography to come.

    Jonathan is available on Mondays, Tuesdays and Fridays.


    • Mobile: 0401 430 666

  • Claire Godsell - Clinical Psychologist

    Claire Godsell


    BPsych (Hons); PhD(Clin Psych); MAPS; CCLIN. 

    Claire Godsell specialises in working with young people and adults in the assessment and treatment of a wide range of mental health issues. These include depression, anxiety, eating disorders, weight management, relationship issues, grief and loss, and adjustment difficulties. She is also experienced in the areas of perinatal mental health, parenting, and family relationships. Her primary treatment approach involves mindfulness-based cognitive-behavioural therapy. She is a registered provider for Medicare, private health funds and WorkCover. She also provides clinical supervision and consultation.

    Claire is available on Mondays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays.


  • Dr Tania Cartmill - Psychologist

    Tania Cartmill psychologist photo


    BPsych(Hons) DPsych(Clin) MAPS CCLIN  

    Tania works with adults and young people in assessment and treatment of a wide range of mental health issues, including anxiety, depression, grief, stress, anger management and post-traumatic stress disorder, and relationships. She specialises in medical/health related problems, cognitive impairment, chronic pain and illness, somatoform disorders, adult survivors of childhood trauma, and personality and self-esteem development. She provides some assessment and treatment for children experiencing anxiety and loss. Tania is a supervisor for clinical psychology registrars, and a trainer in neuropsychology. She is interested in preventative health habits and enhancing wellbeing. 

    Tania is available on Fridays and Saturdays.



  • Betsy Lilley - Psychologist


    BA (Hons.); MA (ClinPsych)(Hons).

    Betsy graduated as a Clinical Psychologist in 1996.  She has worked in aged care and rehabilitation, including dementia, grief and loss, adjustment to illness, anxiety depression and relationships.

    Betsy is available on Wednesdays and Thursdays.


    • Mobile: 0400 833 737

  • Sandra Hausler - Psychologist

    Sandra Hausler


    BA (Psych)(Hons.), Dip Ed,  MAPS.

    Sandra is a member of the Australian Psychological Society (APS), Australian Psychologists and Counsellors in Schools (APACS) and Marriage & Relationships Educators Association of Australia (MAREAA). In her practice, Sandra works with adults and school aged children in the treatment of depression, anxiety, stress management, grief and loss, post-traumatic stress disorder, adjustment difficulties, and relationship issues.  She is a registered provider for Medicare, Private Health Funds and Employee Assistance Program services.

    Sandra is available on Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays.


    • Mobile: 0427 695 933


  • Lynne Bousfield - Psychologist

    LynneB05small (2)


    BA (Psych); MA (Clin Psych).

    Lynne completed a Masters degree in Clinical Psychology in 1991.  She works with adult clients facing an array of difficulties including depression, anxiety, insomnia, relationship problems, persistent pain, chronic health issues, and workplace and other life stressors.  Lynne’s interest in psychology was driven by her own study and practice of mindfulness meditation, since 1975, which she incorporates into treatment and also teaches more widely. She is a registered provider for Medicare and Private Health Funds. 

    Lynne is available on Tuesdays. 


    • Mobile: 0408 426 732

  • Tania Sundgaard - Psychologist


    BPsych (Hons.); Grad.DipEd.(Primary); Assoc. MAPS.

    Tania has over 10 years experience of working with adults, adolescents, children and their families across a range of psychological and adjustment disorders and problems. She is a registered provider for Medicare, Employee Assistance Program services and WorkCover.

    Tania is available on Fridays. 


    • Mobile: 0424 047 745

  • Robyn Craigie - Psychologist



    BA (Psych) (Hons.).

    Robyn is an experienced clinical psychologist.  She provides individual counselling to adolescents and adults who suffer with anxiety, depression, panic attacks, low self esteem, substance abuse, self-harming behaviour and grief and loss.  Robyn also works with clients who have difficulty coping with everyday stress and those who have experienced trauma such as childhood abuse, bullying and domestic violence.

    Robyn is available on Thursdays.


    • Mobile: 0423 402 009


This medical practice 
has been accredited as 
conforming to relevant 
national standards by GPA
Best New Illawarra Business Award 2006
Illawarra Business Chamber

New Patients Welcome

Same day appointments available

No online appointments available for your preferred Doctor?
Phone (02) 4252 5200 to make an appointment.


Click here to
FIND and LIKE us on Facebook