Positioned on the water’s edge in the northern Gold Coast suburb of Coomera Waters, Marina Family Medical Centre is a locally owned, integrated, multidisciplinary clinic committed to providing long term continuity of care to patients of all ages. Our practitioners understand that health is a personal experience, and as such they tailor their evaluation and treatment to each individual’s unique background and desired health outcomes.
Dr. Trevor Roy
BSc, MBBS, DCH, EM Cert, MSpMed, FRACGP
Originally from Canada, Trevor completed his undergraduate degree in Exercise and Health Physiology at the University of Calgary in 2006.
He then graduated with a Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery from The University of Wollongong, and subsequently commenced employment with the South Eastern Sydney Area Health Network. Here he gained valuable experience in Orthopaedic Surgery, Oncology, Gastroenterology, Psychiatry, Paediatrics, General and Emergency Medicine.
In 2014 Trevor moved to Byron Bay and entered General Practice, while simultaneously working as Visiting Medical Officer in both the inpatient medicine unit and the emergency department at the Byron Central Hospital. Trevor is a Fellow of the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners and has completed post graduate qualifications in emergency medicine, paediatrics, and sports medicine.
Trevor served as the team doctor for The Brisbane Roar A-League squad for two years and remains actively involved in managing elite athletes from distance running, triathlon, surfing, rugby league, AFL, basketball and surf lifesaving. As a senior lecturer for the Griffith University School of Medicine Trevor enjoys teaching both medical students and junior doctors. He has a particular interest in the role of ultrasound guided injectable therapies in the management of musculoskeletal injuries.
DR. ADRIENNE BURACHINSKY
General Practitioner / MBBS, BSc, FRACGP
Following a fantastic semester abroad in Australia during her undergraduate degree, Adrienne knew she would be back. She finished her Bachelor of Science in International Health at Georgetown University in 2006, and returned to Australia to do her medical degree at the University of Queensland. After completing her hospital training at the Townsville Hospital, she began working in general practice in rural Queensland. She went on to become a Fellow of the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners. The knowledge and experiences Adrienne gained from her International Health degree along with working in hospitals and rural communities, has shaped the way she practices medicine. She has acquired a broad skill set which incorporates acute care as well as focusing on the importance of preventive medicine and the health of the community. While she has an interest in skin cancer medicine, Adrienne enjoys all aspects of General Practice and looks forward to working with patients of all ages in our community.
Doctor of Physiotherapy / DPhty, BExSc
Born and raised on the Gold Coast, Greg has a strong desire to help people of all ages take control of their aches and pains. He has a particular interest in overuse injuries and currently works with athletics, swimming and multisport (triathlon) athletes from the junior ranks all the way through to Olympic level. Greg can help across all aspects of injury recovery including:
– providing an accurate diagnosis
– pain relief strategies and hands on treatment
– pre and post surgical recovery
– strength and conditioning
– training plans
Craig is a registered psychologist with over 20 years in clinical practice, and more than 30 years in the field of psychology (as a researcher, lecturer, and corporate psychologist). Since 2002, Craig has worked extensively with the Australian military population, in research, counselling and group program facilitation. His expertise can help you to manage:
– Trauma / PTSD
– Lifestyle issues (e.g., addiction)
– Relationship difficulties
Craig also has a keen interest in sports and psychological strategies for performance enhancement. He has worked for several years with athletes from many different sports, from juniors to Olympians, from both Australian and international backgrounds.
To book an appointment with Craig please call 0414 505 088 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Dr. Neeliya Kumar
Dr Neeliya grew up in the beautiful Fiji Islands ad moved to Australia with her husband. She completed her post graduate years at the Gold Coast Hospital rotating through obstetrics, gynaecology, and internal medicine.
The birth of her twins diverted her to General Practice nine years ago and she has not looked back since. She loves looking after families and is proud to say she has 4 generations of families under her care. Skin, acute medicine, antenatal care, mental health, and paediatrics are all passions of Neeliya as she loves being a generalist.
She lives in the local area with her husband who is a schoolteacher, her twins and her Cavoodle.
Practice Manager & Enrolled Nurse
Luanne has worked within the medical industry on the Gold Coast for over 20 years, giving her a vast knowledge of the local healthcare system. She completed her Diploma of Management in 2013 and went on to complete a Diploma in Nursing in 2018 to broaden her understanding and further her career in the medical industry.
Luanne has been part of the wonderful team at Marina Family Medical since the clinic opened in March 2017 and continues to enjoy being part of and helping the wonderful community in Coomera.
After graduating her Bachelor of Nursing in 2019 from Griffith University, Lucy joined the Marina Family Medical Team in January 2020 as our Registered Nurse.
Lucy realised her passion for primary health upon completing her degree and takes special interest in child and family health, wound care and assisting the doctors with procedures.