Medical Team

Our experienced & caring nurses

The Allied Health Nurse

Our Allied Health nurse performs General Practice Management Plans and Team Care Arrangements. These plans are to provide optimal patient care to government subsidised services for all patients with chronic conditions and complex care needs. Patients can access private dieticians, diabetes educators, excerise physiologists,osteopaths,podiatrists and psychologists through the program.

75 year old Health Checks

This is a voluntary health assessment to provide ongoing care with medicatioms, blood pressure , physical abilities etc for extra support and care for you. We also offer diabetic patients 6 monthly checks to ensure their complication screening and care needs are being met. These services are bulk billed.

Melinda Johnston

Melinda Johnston

With over 30 years of nursing experience working in city, rural and remote environments. I have worked in emergency nursing, midwifery and as a remote area nurse in Indigenous primary health care. I love working at Bay Centre Medical as a Practice Nurse, since February 2016, it brings all my previous nursing skills together, plus the great pleasure of working with excellent GP’s, fantastic reception staff, a great nursing team and most importantly working with our patients, both local Byron Bay folk and the many travellers that come through our door.

Karen Cain

Karen joined the Bay Centre Medical team early 2019. She is an English trained nurse and midwife with a wealth of experience in community and practice nursing, midwifery and the specialised  area of IVF/ fertility nursing.

Karen has recently attained accreditation in immunisation, having studied with the Australian College of Nursing.

Abby Green

Born in South Korea and raised in Australia, Abby has explored the world and is happy to call Byron home. She draws influence from many different cultures and enjoys being in the ocean, traveling, camping, fishing and hiking. Since 2009, Abby has experience in Royal Darwin Hospital, Lismore Base Hospital and Taranaki District Hospital in NZ. She has enjoyed her background time in Emergency, Intensive Care, Neonates, Pediatrics and Medical/Surgical, before making the excellent transition to General Practice. Abby likes to provide a positive, friendly and holistic approach to drafting Chronic Disease Management plans with our team of friendly GPs.

The Bay Centre Medical Team

Medical Team

Our experienced team of doctors

Practice Staff

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Nursing Staff

Our experienced & caring nurses