Medical Practitioners at Fairholme Surgery

Dr David Sanders

Dr David Sanders as well as providing a full range of general practice services,provides anaesthetic and obstetric services at Singleton District Hospital. He is able to do minor surgical procedures at the surgery. Dr Sanders also attends to after-hours emergencies on a roster system at the Singleton Hospital.

Dr Barry Thomas

Dr Barry Thomas has over 35 years experience in General Practice including 30 years at Fairholme Surgery. His interests are widespread including aged care and chronic disease management and muscle / joint problems.

Dr John Garkut

Dr John Garkut Provides a full range of general practice services.
Dr Garkut also visits Singleton's Aged Care facilities regularly

Dr Elizabeth Milla

Dr Elizabeth Milla is a GP who trained in the Hunter Valley after completing her medical degree at the University of Newcastle. She has had varied experience working in both urban and rural practices including the Northern Territory.
Elizabeth is experienced in all general practice and particularly enjoys women’s health and children’s health.

Dr Prasad Wickremaratchy

Dr Prasad provides a full range of general practice services.
He also attends to after hours emergencies on a roster system at Singleton Hospital.
Dr Prasad visits all the Singleton Aged Care Facilities.

Dr Christiaan Burger

Dr Christiaan Burger is a GP who trained in South Africa and has recently moved to Singleton with his young family.
He has a post graduate diploma in Emergency Medicine.
He not only enjoys acute medicine but also finds the diversity offered by general practice very rewarding.
Dr Burger will also attend to after hour emergencies at the Singleton Hospital in the near future.

Practice Nurses

Practice Nurses
The practice has 2 registered nurses, Virginnia,
& Rebecca.
They are available Monday to Friday between 8.30am - 5.30pm.
Both nurses are accredited for immunisations and pap smears.
To see one of the practice nurses please contact the surgery to make an appointment.

Practice Staff

Practice Manager - Katrina
Reception - Kay, Bianca & Jayde.

Medical students and Registrars

Our practice is an Accredited teaching practice.
With your permission a Student may join the doctor during consultations.
Sometimes registrars come to our practice for 6-12 months to do a general practice placement.
All medical staff care for members of the community at the highest standard recommended by the RACGP.
They are committed to continuing their medical education