Dr Melinda Griffiths – Principal GP
BMBS, Dip Paeds, FRACGP
Our fabulous Dr Mel has decided to take on a new career path from this October 2023. Dr Mel will still be seen around the practice but is no longer seeing regular patients.
Dr Bradley Forssman – Principal GP
MBBS, MPHTM, FAFPHM
Dr Brad is a Public Health Physician who only sees patients for sexual health, HIV, pre- and post-travel medicine, aviation medicine and immunisations. He is a community S100 prescriber for HIV medications and is a Designated Aviation Medical Examiner (DAME) for CASA, enabling him to provide medical assessments for pilots and flight attendants.
Current hours: Thursdays.
Dr Brad is currently accepting new patients.
Dr Carole Chung – GP
BMedSc, MBBS, Dip Paeds, FRACGP
Dr Carole has a wealth of experience in general practice. Carole graduated from the University of Tasmania in 1985 and moved to Sydney in 1987. She has been a General Practitioner since 1991and also has 9 years experience working part time in the Emergency Department of Sydney Children’s Hospital. Her work life includes general practice in Newtown for 18 years before moving to Alexandria in 2011 and she is a Fellow of the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners. Her interests are paediatrics, women’s health and shared antenatal care.
Current hours: Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays.
Dr Carole works some Saturdays, rotating with the other GPs on a monthly basis.
Unfortunately Dr Carole is currently unable to accept new patients.
Dr Marc Madeleine – GP
BMedSc, MBBS(Hons), Dip Paeds, FRACGP
Dr Marc has worked in the inner west for more than 25 years. He is a very experienced GP with interests in paediatrics and men’s health, and worked for many years in the emergency department of Sydney Children’s Hospital.
Current hours: Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays.
Dr Marc works some Saturdays, rotating with the other GPs on a monthly basis.
Unfortunately Dr Marc is currently unable to accept new patients.
Dr Simon Cowap – GP
Dr Simon Cowap graduated with honours from The University of Sydney in 1987 and obtained his Fellowship in General Practice in 1997. He has broad experience in the full range of general practice from paediatrics to adult general medicine and chronic disease management. He also performs minor surgery such as skin biopsies and the removal of small cysts and skin lesions. Dr Simon will be taking 6 months leave from January 2024.
Current hours: Mondays, Tuesdays and Wednesday mornings.
Dr Simon is currently accepting new patients.
Dr Simon will be taking 6 months leave from January 2024.
Dr Jennifer Morrison – GP
BA, MBBS(Hons), DCH, MPH, FRACGP
Dr Jenny is a GP with a particular interest in the health of young families, including paediatrics, antenatal care, sexual/reproductive health, and psychological medicine such as postnatal depression and anxiety. She is able to insert and remove Implanons and administers iron infusions in suitable patients. She is a graduate of the University of Sydney and has worked in both urban and rural settings as a hospital doctor and a GP. Dr Jenny also holds a Diploma in Child Health, a Masters in Public Health, and the Family Planning NSW Certificate in Sexual Health.
Current hours: Mondays to Thursdays.
Dr Jenny works some Saturdays, rotating with the other GPs on a monthly basis.
Dr Jenny is currently accepting new patients.
Dr Lizzie Davis – GP
B.Com/BA, MBBS, DCH, FRACGP
Dr Lizzie graduated from the University of Sydney in 2013. During her training she spent some extra time in Sydney Children’s Hospital Emergency Department and gained a Diploma of Child Health. Her special interests are paediatrics, family planning, womens health, and breastfeeding support.
Current Hours: Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays.
Dr Lizzie works some Saturdays, rotating with the other GPs on a monthly basis.
Dr Lizzie is currently accepting new patients.
Dr Rob Mundell – GP
MB, ChB, DFFP, MRCS, MRCGP, FRACGP
Dr Rob enjoys all aspects of holistic family medicine. He is a graduate of Aberdeen University Medical School, and has extensive experience in the UK and in Sydney. Dr Rob is a Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of General Practitioners and has also completed Certificates in Primary Skin Cancer Medicine, Primary Skin Cancer Surgery and further advanced courses in skin cancer surgery. Dr Rob performs surgical procedures such as removal of skin cancer, moles, cysts and ingrown toenails. Dr Rob is a HIV S100 prescriber and has particular interests in skin cancer surgery, men’s health and wellness, sexual health, psychological health, chronic diseases, and family planning.
Current Hours: Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays.
Dr Rob works some Saturdays, rotating with the other GPs on a monthly basis.
Dr Rob is currently accepting new patients for Skin Checks only.
Dr Kim Goodman – GP
Dr Kim trained as a GP after her twins were born and absolutely loves the privilege of caring for the whole family. She especially enjoys looking after women and children and has experience in antenatal care (RPA shared care accredited), paediatrics, and adolescent health. She is also passionate about mental health. She is originally from the UK, where she did her initial medical training before moving to and falling in love with Australia in 2001.
Current Hours: Tuesdays to Fridays.
Dr Kim works some Saturdays, rotating with the other GPs on a monthly basis.
Dr Kim is currently accepting new patients.
Dr Jessica Ainge Allen – GP
MBBS, FRACGP, DCH, DTM&TH
Jess enjoys the wide variety of general practice with a focus on preventative medicine. In particular she enjoys working with families through life’s different stages. She believes passionately in supporting young families in the earlier years of a child’s life and beyond.
She has undertaken addition training in family planning, including implanon insertion and removal, antenatal shared care, paediatrics and travel medicine.
Current Hours: Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays.
Dr Jess works some Saturdays, rotating with the other GPs on a monthly basis.
Dr Jess is currently accepting new patients.
Dr Alister Murray – GP
BAppSci, MBBS, DCH, FRACGP
Dr Alister graduated medicine from University of Sydney in 2013. Prior to GP training he worked in hospitals in and around Sydney and gained valuable experience in dermatology, mental health, paediatrics and emergency. He has completed a diploma in child health and extra training in skin cancer detection and management. He enjoys working with patients of all ages and stages to improve their health and wellbeing.
Current Hours: Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Fridays.
Dr Alister works some Saturdays, rotating with other GPs on a monthly basis.
Dr Alister is currently accepting new patients.
Dr Rebecca Blake – GP
BSc(Med), MBBS, MPH, FRACGP
Dr Rebecca graduated from the University of NSW in 2002 and has worked in multiple practices around NSW. She has an interest in public health and family medicine.
Dr Bec is currently only doing telehealth consults.
Current Hours: Monday mornings.
Unfortunately Dr Rebecca is currently unable to accept new patients.
Dr Penelope Elix – GP
BMedSc(Hons), MBBS, DRANZCOG, DCH, FRACGP
Our wonderful Dr Penelope Elix has left General Practice, taking on a new career path in Sept 2023. After 11 years with us, Dr Penelope is greatly missed by both patients and all of the team here at Fountain Street.
Dr Hamish McArthur – GP
BSc(Hons), BMBS, FRACGP
Sadly, Dr Hamish has retired, but we can’t bear to delete him as we miss him so much…
We have three practice nurses, Anne Maree, Rowena, and Jen, who have extensive nursing experience both in the hospital and community settings. They provide vaccinations, wound management, health checks and other services to our patients, and also provide assistance to the doctors in emergency treatment of sick patients. In addition, it is practice policy that all phone calls of a clinical nature are initially put through to the nurses.
Leanne works full-time as our practice manager and supports the clinical and administrative staff in the day to day running of the practice. Leanne has worked for the practice for 10+ years and we are very lucky to have her to keep us all in line.
Our receptionists come from a variety of backgrounds, and are all friendly, professional and happy to help you. Our Fountain Street reception team members are Michelle, Kim, Deb, Sophie, Beth, Nikki and Dana.
- Dr Melinda Griffiths
- Dr Bradley Forssman
- Dr Hamish McArthur
- Dr Carole Chung
- Dr Marc Madeleine
- Dr Simon Cowap
- Dr Sharon Lim
- Dr Jennifer Morrison
- Dr Lizzie Davis
- Dr Rob Mundell
- Dr Kim Goodman
- Dr Jessica Ainge Allen
- Dr Alister Murray
- Dr Sharon Hagen
- Dr Rebecca Blake
- Dr Penelope Elix
- Dr Hamish McArthur
- Practice Nurses
- Practice Manager