Our Doctors

Eacham Medical Centre_Dr Peter Hickey

Dr Peter Hickey

MBBS (QLD), FRACGP

Peter graduated from the University of Queensland in 1993 and has worked since then in North Queensland (Mackay, Cairns, The Cape and Torres Strait, and the Atherton Tableland). He has completed advanced training in rural general practice, and in obstetrics and gynaecology. He has a particular interest in general medicine, but also has many years’ experience in skin cancer surgery. Peter additionally works part-time for James Cook University as an educator for both medical student and general practitioners in-training. With his wife Carmel, Peter co-founded Eacham Medical Centre in Malanda in 2004.

Eacham Medical Centre_Dr Carmel Hickey

Dr Carmel Hickey

MBBS, FRACGP, DRANZCOG, Grad Dip Rural GP

Carmel undertook undergraduate medical studies at the University of Queensland and postgraduate training in womens health and general practice in Cairns and the Atherton Tablelands. She has experience in all aspects of general practice with an interest in womens health and palliative care.

Dr Laura Vallerine

Dr Laura Vallerine

MBBS (QLD), FRACGP

Dr Margot Doherty

Dr Margot Doherty

GP Registrar

Our Nursing Staff

Meredith Schuster

Practice Nurse

Eacham Medical Centre-Chris Maudsley

Chris Maudsley

Practice Nurse

Phoebe Pogorzelski

Practice Nurse

Our Admin Staff

Julie Carlon

Practice Manager

Robyn Crees-Davis

Receptionist

Julie Blackbourn

Julie Blackbourn

Receptionist

Kim Fry

Receptionist

Katherine Williams

Receptionist