As a Nurse Practitioner, Steve can write prescriptions and referrals to specialists, order blood tests and medical imaging, write Medical and Workcover Certificates, insert and remove Implanon, provide STI screening, suturing, skin biopsy, venesection and iron infusions. You should book in with a doctor for GP care plans or mental health care plans and renewals.
All consultations with Steve are privately billed (apart from Workcover) and attract a partial Medicare rebate. Billings are time based and vary with the length of consultation. Please phone reception for an estimate of cost prior to your appointment and note that weekend consultations are at an additional cost.
Steve has over 20 years of Emergency experience throughout Sydney and the Sunshine Coast. In Sydney he has worked at Prince of Wales, Prince Henry, Royal Prince Alfred, Royal North Shore and St. Vincents’ Hospitals in the Emergency Department, Intensive Care Units and Cardio-Thoracic ICU. He spent over 10 years providing medical care in the highlands of Papua New Guinea for Oil Search in a FIFO rotation.
Since 2016, Steve has been working in General Practice with Medicrew Buderim. In his spare time Steve enjoys travelling, NRL (Sydney Roosters supporter from way back) and spending time with his wife and 3 lovely kids.
Steve is not accepting any new patients. However, he is able to see people for acute issues (on the day bookings only). Please phone the clinic to book.