Noosa Civic Family Practice
Dr Danielle McComb
MBBS, Dip RACOG, FRACGP, MWomHMed, Dip Child Health.
Danielle studied medicine at the University of Queensland graduating in 1987 with a Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery. Over the past 33 years she has enjoyed working in a variety of urban and rural locations throughout Australia.
Danielle obtained her Diploma of Obstretrics and Gynaecology in 1992 and a Fellowship with the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners in 1994, after completing her General Practice Training. In 2018 Danielle obtained a Diploma in Child Health with the Unversity of Sydney and in 2020 completed a Masters of Women’s Health Medicine with the University of UNSW.
After studying and working away, Danielle returned to her hometown of Noosa to practice. Danielle appreciates working with her patients and their families so they can access the best possible health care. Danielle finds providing continuity of care for her patients very satisfying.
Dr Robert Hoffman
MB. BCh (NUI), Ireland 1988
Robert qualified from the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland in 1988. This was followed by four years of post-graduate study in the United Kingdom. In 1991 he moved to Australia when he attained his fellowship of the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners. He has worked in General Practice continuously since 1994. His interests includes all aspects of medicine with a particular soft spot for the children of his practice.
Dr David Goss
MB. Chb, FRACGP
David Completed medical training at Stellenbosch University in South Africa. Worked in UK for 2 years before settling in Australia. Nearly 20 years rural and regional GP experience in Australia. Attained FRACGP in 2003, has special training and experience in Skin Cancer Medicine and Advanced Skin Cancer Surgery. Interested in all aspects of Family Medicine with special interests in Dive Medicine, Men’s Health and Skin Cancer.
Dr Matthew Pieterse
MB, ChB (Pretoria, RSA); MSc Sports Medicine (Nottingham, UK), MRCGP (London, UK); FRACGP (Melbourne, Australia); Dip ACSCM (Queensland)
Matthew graduated from the University of Pretoria (South Africa) in 1992, lived, worked and studied in the UK until 2007 and completed a Masters in Sports Medicine from the University of Nottingham.
Since arriving in Australia 9 years ago, He has completed a Diploma with the Australasian College of Skin Cancer Medicine and hold Fellowship with the Royal Australian College of General Practice. I enjoy all aspects of general practice from young families through to aging issues and particularly chronic disease management, men’s health, dermoscopy and surgery for skin cancers. Outside of work he
enjoys reading, sport and travelling with his camper trailer.
Dr Werner Gelderman
MB B.Ch (Stellenbosch University) 1993, FRACGP 2008
Werner has been working in Australia since 2002 and on the Coast since 2006. Later joining the Practice in June 2015. He is interested in all aspects of general practice.
Dr Sean. McGuire
MB, B.Ch, B.A.0, D.Obs, D.CH, FRACGP, MRCGP, MICGP
Sean graduated from the University College Galway, Ireland in 1980. He has extensive experience in General practice both in the UK, Ireland and Australia. He has always been involved in development of Primary care and was a founding Director of the first major Out of Hours GP Co-Operative in the UK in 1989 and the first Out of Hours GP Co-Operative in Ireland in 1999. In 2003, he was the founding National Director of the National Program for secondary prevention of Cardiovascular Disease in Ireland and was the was appointed Special Advisor on Primary Care to the CEO of the Irish National Health Service in 2005. Sean fell in love with Queensland while working here 30 years ago and has been a frequent visitor to Coolum and Noosa ever since. He moved with his family to the Sunshine Coast full time in 2012. His special interests are Cardiovascular and Respiratory conditions, in particular Coronary heart Disease and Asthma.
Dr Lindsay Hantom
Bsc (St Andrews) MBChB (Manchester UK) FRACGP DFSRH
Lindsay qualified in Manchester in 2002 after doing a dual degree initially in St Andrews for the first 3 years. Born near Manchester in a town called Billings. She worked and trained mainly at Salford Royal Hospital which is the city adjacent to Manchester, also at Fairfield General in Bury, Blackburn Royal Infirmary and Chorley Hospital — all in the North West of England. Her interests are varied, enjoying looking after families, children, Women’s health, mental health, also provides contraceptive services and sexual health checks if required.
Dr Joanne Burrough
MBBS (Syd), FRACGP
Joanne holds a Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery from the University of NSW (1988). She has been a vocationally registered GP for 30 years, most of that time in her own practice as a solo GP in Sydney.