Northwest Health offers five convenient locations in Tamworth and Werris Creek. Northwest Health aims to provide comprehensive and thoughtful medical care to families and individuals. We work hard to keep up to date with the latest medical innovations to bring you efficient personal service.
Consultations are by appointment and we endeavour to see urgent cases on the day.
If you require an urgent appointment please phone the surgery at 8:30am. You may not necessarily be able to see your usual doctor for urgent appointments.
Your health is important to us and we want to provide the best service that we can. All attempts are made to make this practice run efficiently with courteous and friendly staff and pleasant and comfortable surroundings.
Northwest Health offers a range of services from our General Practitioners and Allied Health Professionals.
General Practitioner Services include:
Skin Cancer Diagnosis and Treatment
Pre Employment Medical
Vaccinations and Immunisations
Cardiac Stress Testing
Women's Health Nurse
Onsite Warfarin Testing
Trained Medical Review Officer
Ian is a principal at Northwest Health with more than twenty years experience in rural general practice. He has a keen interest in training the future health workforce and is the principal training supervisor in the practice. Ian enjoys all facets of patient care, but has a particular interest in the management and prevention of chronic disease, such as diabetes and cardiovascular disease.
He also has specific interests in addiction medicine, the management of viral hepatitis and has recently become a Medical Review Officer. Ian is currently on the Board of the Hunter New England Local Health District and the Rural Doctors Association of Australia. He is also a member of the NSW Health Minister's GP Advisory Council.
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