Our Doctors


DR GERARD BROWNSTEIN

   DR GERARD BROWNSTEINGerard is an owner of the practice and came to Benalla in 1991. He also has special interests in obstetrics and anaesthetics and tropical medicines.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

DR PETER SLOT

DR PETER SLOT  Peter joined the practice in 1997 as a partner.  He relocated with his family from Melbourne to work in a rural general practice. Peter’s special interests are travel medicine, dermatology and skin cancers.

 

 

 

 

 

DR GARY O'BRIEN

DR GARY O'BRIEN  Gary moved to Benalla in 2000 with his young family, having been a GP in Stawell for the previous thirteen years. Gary enjoys the broad experience of being a procedural GP – providing both anaesthetics and obstetric services. His special interests are pain management and family medicine ………… and golf / cycling!

 

 

 

 

 

DR BRIAN HOLLINS

DR BRIAN HOLLINS Brian began work in General Practice in Queensland and moved to Benalla with his family in early 2006. Brian enjoys the variety offered by rural general practice work. The principle focus of his practice is meeting the complex medical needs of the ageing population. He also enjoys training new doctors and medical students and working in the team based approach to chronic illness management at Church Street Surgery.

 

 

 

 

DR JOHN LAMBERT

 john Lambert 1John moved to Benalla in 2010 from New South Wales in order to further his general practice and obstetrics training and decided to stay. He and his young family have settled on a farm in the area. John is a partner in the practice, and has a keen interest in obstetrics and frequently performs caesarean sections as part of his obstetric work. He also has an interest in indigenous healthcare and enjoys the variety of rural general practice.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

DR URSULA READ

DR URSULA READ Ursula initially commenced with us in 1998, and apart from spending four years in Far North Queensland, has been with us ever since. She now works part time in General Practice, and also works as a Medical Educator training junior Doctors and GP Registrars in the area. Ursula enjoys the variety of general practice.

 

 

 

 

 

DR NARELLE FLANIGAN

DR NARELLE FLANIGAN Narelle originally began here as a GP Registrar in 2005 and has stayed on. She grew up in north east Victoria. Narelle’s special interest is women’s health.

 

 

 

 

 

DR FLEUR CHRISTOPHERSEN

DR FLEUR CHRISTOPHERSEN

Fleur joined Church Street Surgery in 2008 having completed 2 years at North East Health Wangaratta in anaesthetics and paediatrics.   Prior to that Fleur completed medicine at Monash University and moved to the Benalla region to be closer to her husband’s family. Fleur has a special interest in anaesthetics and family medicine.

 

 

 

 

 

DR NATHAN FAHN

DR NATHAN FAHNNathan moved to Australia in 2005 from Taiwan where he worked as a thoracic surgery consultant. He worked at North East Health Wangaratta for 3 years and came to Church Street Surgery in 2011. In 2012, Nathan undertook further advanced skills training in anaesthetics. Nathan became a partner in the practice in 2015. Nathan has special interests in men’s health and minor surgical procedures.

 

 

 

 

Dr GRACE REYNOLDS

Picture1 Grace moved to Benalla from Yarrawonga with her young family in 2018. Grace  has a keen interest in obstetrics and performs all antenatal, intrapartum and postnatal care. Grace also performs Caesareans.
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 OUR GP REGISTRARS

DR SARAH TARRANT

DR PIP MURRAY

DR ANDREW HAWTHORNE

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