Bruny Island Medical

Monday, Wednesday, Friday: 10am - 4pm | Tuesday, Thursday: GP telehealth via nurse triage available | Saturday - Sunday: Closed


Mondays and alternate Fridays

Interests: Complex chronic medical conditions, palliative care, aged care

Prof Bastian Seidel

Principal & Specialist GP

Alternate Fridays

Interests: Education & training, women's health, Aboriginal health

Dr Louise Butler

Principal Supervisor & Specialist GP

Mondays and Wednesdays

Interests: Emergency medicine, Aboriginal health, rural general practice

Dr Phill Pullinger

Specialist GP

Starting July 2019

Dr Katie Pullinger

Specialist GP - Women's Health

Nursing and Allied Health

Bruny Island Medical is supported by the Bruny Island Community Nursing team

Deirdre McGowan

Clinical Nurse Coordinator & Registered Nurse

Interests: Immunisation and procedures

Catherine Grey

Registered Nurse

Interests: Education

Ruth Taylor

Registered Nurse

Interests: DVA CVC Program

Jo Mahar

Registered Nurse

Interests: depression & anxiety, suicide prevention, trauma, chronic pain, pregnancy support, family violence. Patients 15 and over only.

Qualifications: BScPsych(Hons)

Tina Hale


Research & Auditing, Home Medicine Reviews

Qualifications: BPharm, Grad DipPharm, MPS, AACP Accredited

Andrew Ridge

Clinical Pharmacist & Lead Researcher

Interests: Trauma recovery and general social work

Qualifications: BSW

Ruth Neumann

Social Worker


GP Services

GPs are available face to face Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays and via telehealth Tuesdays and Thursdays - call 6293 1143 and the nursing team will help to direct your call.

General medical consultations
Preventative medicine
Women’s health (including Pap/cervical screening tests)
Men’s health
Children’s health and paediatrics
Mental health
Adult and childhood immunisations
Skin cancer checks
Skin cancer surgery
Driver's licence medicals
Travel medicine and vaccinations - (Yellow Fever available at the Huonville practice)
Sexual Health and Family Planning
IUD insertions - Mirena and copper IUDs (from 2019)
Medical Termination of Pregnancy (Huonville practice)
Pre-employment medicals
Veteran's health (DVA)
Ear syringing

Nursing Services

Bruny Island Medical nurses in conjunction with Bruny Island Community Nursing.

Adult and childhood immunisations
Health Assessments
Chronic disease management
Lung function testing
Wound care and dressings
INR testing

Corporate Health Services

Our GPs are available Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays for workplace health needs.

Workplace injuries and workers compensation
Workplace health surveillance medicals
Pre-employment medicals
Workplace vaccinations
Driver licence medicals

Allied Health Services

Clinical Pharmacist (for Home Medicine Reviews) - from 2019
Psychologist - from 2019


We partner with Tasmanian Medical Laboratories to offer pathology services. Please consider presenting for blood tests when our GPs are here (Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays) to facilitate timely transport of your specimen.

Chronic Disease Management

We understand that it can be hard living with chronic illnesses. Our Bruny Island Medical nurses are trained in all aspects of chronic disease management and can assist you to manage your health and get the help you need.

Health Complaints Commission: 1800 001 170


For appointments at Bruny Island Medical, call us on 6293 1143

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Bruny Island Community Health Centre, 16 School Rd, Alonnah TAS 7150, Australia