All of our health practitioners are able to provide excellent care for you. We know how important a great relationship with your GP is to you and your family’s health…it’s all about being better!
Not sure which doctor or therapist to see?
Speak with our friendly receptionist staff who can help guide your decision.
Dr Shyam Gurudoss
Dr Shyam Gurudoss has a particular interest in internal medicine, and skin conditions; enjoying the challenge of getting to the source of the issue. Shyam also has significant experience dealing with addiction issues and is passionate about providing the tools needed to aid recovery.
Outside of work Shyam is interested in food, fitness and inner peace. Shyam speaks both English and Tamil.
Dr Tanya Newton
Beyond excellent skills across General Practice, Dr Tanya Newton has experience in both Exercise Physiology and Anaesthesia. Tanya’s experience as an exercise physiologist sets her up for comprehensive delivery of Sports Medicine. She is also passionate about Childhood and Women’s Health and assisting families to be healthy and happy.
Outside of work, Tanya loves sports, family and vegemite toast.
Dr Mia Westcott
Dr Mia Westcott enjoys all areas of GP practice and the challenges it brings. She is passionate about women’s and children’s health, and has experience in these areas having previously worked as a Paediatric trainee, and currently working with Family Planning NSW. Mia is also interested in Indigenous health and has experience working in remote Aboriginal communities.
Mia trained with MMC as a GP Registrar, and after completing her training and traveling overseas, she returned to our practice in January 2019. MMC is delighted to be working with Mia again and we are sure that the many patients who have seen her in the past will be equally delighted by her return.
Outside of work, Mia enjoys preparing and eating great food, staying active and traveling.
Dr Sally Woodward
Dr Sally Woodward has returned to her hometown, Newcastle after practicing in Sydney for some years. Sally has excellent expertise across all things General Practice with a special interest in Sexual Health.
Dr Bart Scanlon
Dr Bart Scanlon enjoys seeing people of all ages & conditions at Mayfield Medical Connection. He has a particular interest in men’s health, indigenous health, kids, the elderly, chronic disease & skin conditions.
Outside of work our Newcastle born & bred doctor loves the Newcastle Knights, his french bulldogs & the beach.
Dr Miranda Cook
Having worked with us for some time, Miranda has an enormous patient base. In an effort to ensure she is available for her existing patients, Miranda’s books are now closed. Rest assured that our doctors work as a team and Miranda’s colleagues will be happy to support you in your health needs. If you are related to an existing patient and specifically wish to see Miranda, please speak to our administration.
Miranda practiced as a GP for 12 years in the United Kingdom and 2 years in New Zealand before joining us in Mayfield in early 2013. In the UK, she was the lead GP in diabetes and mental health and she helped to train new doctors and medical students. Miranda is our Principal GP and our principal supervisor of registrars. She enjoys all aspects of general practice with a particular interest in diabetes, mental health, substance abuse and disabilities. miranda is also an HIV prescriber. Miranda speaks fluent French.
Outside of medicine, Miranda enjoys playing and listening to music, rowing, running, yoga and eating out.
Dr Bo Wong
Having worked with us for some time, Bo has an enormous patient base. In an effort to ensure he is available for his existing patients, Bo’s books are now closed. Rest assured that our doctors work as a team and Bo’s colleagues will be happy to support you in your health needs. If you are related to an existing patient and specifically wish to see Bo, please speak to our administration. If you wish to see him as a Medical Acupuncturist, one of our other doctors will be happy to manage your case and where appropriate, refer you to Bo specifically for acupuncture treatments.
Bo has been practicing medicine since 1997 with substantial knowledge and experience in general practice, acute and chronic healthcare. Prior to working with us in Mayfield he held a private practice in Tamworth and helped to establish a GP clinic in Quirindi. He has specific expertise in the areas of family planning and anaesthesia and is an exceptional skin doctor, often performing difficult minor procedures for his patients.
Bo is also qualified in medical acupuncture. As well as English, Bo speaks Mandarin, Cantonese and some Malay.
Dr Nigel Beetson
Dr Nigel Beetson completed his registrar term with us on 29/03/2019. Due to his comittment with the Royal Australian Airforce he is now required to work from Richmond. We have enjoyed getting to know Nigel, we are proud to have been his colleagues and appreciative of the help and support he has brought to our community and patients; we hope to work with him again in the future.
At MMC, we understand that it can be unsettling when a trusted GP moves on. We would like to assure all of Nigel’s patients that Nigel’s colleagues at MMC are here to offer the same quality of care you have experienced under his watch and our entire team are here to support you.
On behalf of our team and our community, we wish Nigel the very best in his future and sincerely thank him for his time.
Not sure which doctor or therapist to see?
Speak with our friendly receptionist staff who can help guide the decision for you.