MEET THE TEAM
Our Team of Qualified Health Care Providers
DR EDWARD KWOK | MBBS (QLD), FRACGP, DCH (SYDNEY)
Practice Principal - General Practitioner
Dr Kwok graduated from his medical degree at the University of Queensland. He worked at the Royal Brisbane hospital from 2000-2002 to gain various clinical experiences in both medical and surgical areas. He then worked as a General Practitioner after hospital training from 2003 onwards.
Dr Kwok joined General Practice training and became the Fellow of the Royal Australia College of General Practice in 2005.
Dr Kwok has special interest in Child Health and has done a Diploma of Child Health at the Children’s Hospital at Westmead in Sydney in 2006. Other areas of interests include Men’s health, Women’s health and minor skin surgery. Dr Kwok also has many years’ experiences in performing pre employment medical examinations.
DR ANGELA BOWMAN | MBBS (QLD), FRACGP
Practice Principal - General Practitioner
Dr Bowman completed her medical degree at the University of Queensland. She subsequently worked in the Royal Brisbane and Wolston Park Hospitals gaining experience in various areas of medicine especially Emergency Medicine, Psychiatry and Obstetrics. Dr Bowman has since completed her Fellowship with the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners (RACGP) and is now involved in teaching, training and examining both local and international candidates for the RACGP.
Dr Bowman enjoys all aspects of General Practice, however she has special interest in the areas of Weight loss, Antenatal Care, Child Health and Women’s health. Angela is interested in encouraging patients to adopt healthy lifestyles that lead to improved health and well being.
DR LORETA BLANCO | MD, FRACGP
Dr Loreta Blanco graduated from the Lyceum Northwestern University with a degree of Doctor of Medicine and graduated with a Masters in Hospital Administration at the University of the Philippines. She completed her internship at the Armed Forces of the Philippines Medical Centre.
Loreta relocated to Australia in December 2003, commencing work in January 2004. Dr Blanco served the town of Ayr for more than five years, practicing in the GP clinic, hospital and aged care facilities.
Dr Blanco passed the Fellowship Exam for the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners within three years of entering the Australian health system.
Loreta’s special interests include Women’s Health, Maternal and Child Health and Geriatric Medicine.
DR LEO SCHNEIDER-FENSKY | FRACGP
Dr Leo Schneider-Fensky studied medicine in Germany before completing his Doctoral thesis (PhD) at the RWTH University of Aachen.
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He then continued in Germany’s national service followed by 18 months training in British hospitals. Following 5 years of specialist training, Dr Leo Schneider-Fensky became a registered GP and owned his own practice in Germany for 12 years.
Deep psychological psychotherapy, autogenous training, hypnosis and naturopathy are additional areas where he has received German recognition to perform. He also is a European qualified Quality Manager in Healthcare ISO 9001.
In 2005, Dr Leo Schneider-Fensky immigrated to Australia and became a Fellow of the RACGP in 2007. At this time he also completed training to perform recreational diving medicals. Dr Leo has a particular interest in health services for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders people as well as refugee health.
DR FARRON YOUNG | MBBS (QLD), FRACGP
Born and bred in Queensland, Dr Farron Young graduated from the University of Queensland in 1988, and gained his FRACGP in 1994. Dr Young initially worked in rural medicine practice for some years before returning to Brisbane.
He has worked in general practice in western Brisbane and eastern Ipswich continuously from 1994 to date.
Dr Young has a particular interest in skin cancer treatment as well as skin surgery generally. However, he enjoys all aspects of general practice.
Outside of medicine Dr Young is an avid reader of non-fiction books and a keen student of history and science. He started work at Bywater Oxley earlier in 2017.
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