Meet Your Doctors at Kingston Family Practice

Kingston Foreshore Medical Centre has the capacity for new patients with same-day appointments available.

Our GPs, with over 10 years of experience in the Canberra region, are supported by our registered nurse and a fantastic admin team.

Dr Khaleda Yesmin

MBBS , FRACGP
DCH ( The University of Sydney)
DRANZCOG ( Diploma in Obstetrics and Gynaecology)

Dr Yesmin first starting working as a GP in Australia in 2006. She has worked in general practice, paediatrics and obstetrics. Dr Yesmin has worked in the Canberra Hospital, and also rural Australia. She has a special interest in babies, children and women’s health.

Dr Yesmin is skilled in skin checks and minor skin surgery and other procedures (implanon insertion and removal and Mirena IUD removal). She has extensive experience managing chronic disease and also work-related injury and work medicals.  Dr Yesmin is also very experienced in travel medicine and immunisation.

Out side of work she enjoys cooking and hosting family and friends.

Dr Mosharaf Hossain

MBBS , FRACGP , DCH (The University of Sydney)
DRANZCOG ( Diploma in Obstetrics and Gynaecology)

Dr Hossain has been practicing medicine in Australia since 2004. He has worked in both general practice, hospitals (including Canberra) and in rural Australia. Prior to this he has worked overseas.

He has a special interest in Men’s health, Women and children’s health, chronic disease management and minor procedures. He has additional diploma in Gynae/obstetrics and children’s health. Dr Hossain is experienced in travel medicine and vaccination advice.

When he’s not working, Dr Hossain enjoys the outdoors, bike riding and gardening.

Dr Shaheen Ashraf

MBBS,FRACGP

Dr Shaheen Ashraf has been practicing as a GP in Australia since 2004. He obtained his MBBS overseas. He first worked in rural Tasmania, and has worked in both the hospital system and rural and regional Australia. Dr Ashraf has special interests in General medicine, Paediatrics, Orthopaedics’, minor injury and repairs, and Men’s health.

He also interested in Mental health, Women’s health,  Chronic disease management, Occupational health, work related injuries and Ante-natal care.

When not working, he enjoys travelling, cricket and listening music.

Olivia Eldridge, Registered Nurse

Bachelor of Nursing (2000).

Olivia has worked in general practice for over 14 years. She has qualifications in immunisation, critical care, respiratory nursing, sexual and reproductive health and women’s health. Currently she is working towards a masters in wound care. Her previous experience is in the Emergency Department, Coronary care, respiratory rehabilitation and Aged care.

When not working Olivia enjoys gardening, reading house magazines and water painting.

Lakshika Dadigamuwage, Dietitian

Lakshika is an Accredited Practising Dietitian with both local and overseas qualifications and experience. She is committed and dedicated in providing evidenced-based, high quality nutrition and dietetics services in the multicultural Canberra community. She is even passionate about providing client focus individual advices on food and nutrition for a sustainable lifestyle, considering their cultural background.

Lakshika has successfully completed her Master’s degree in Nutrition and Dietetics at the University of Canberra with two research awards and a publication for a research. She is currently planning for her Ph.D. research with the University of Canberra.

Lakshika has appointments on one Monday each month and appointments can be made by calling 02 9157 0260.

Jim Fuller, Physiotherapist

Jim is an experienced Musculoskeletal Physiotherapist. He has previously worked in Sydney, Canberra and Canada.

He has a strong focus in Women’s Health. Furthermore, lower back pain clients and an active population is what really motivates Jim. After spending 12 months in Canada, Jim has turned his attention to preventative exercises to assist with safe movement whilst carrying an injury.

He has extensive qualifications in Pilates; matwork, reformer and equipment. Dry needling is a feature of his work.

Jim is available on Fridays and appointments can be made by calling 02 9157 0260.

Administration Team

Our fabulous admin team consists of

  • Alice
  • Matilda
  • Fatema
  • Tiana
  • Shadman
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