Our Team

Dr. Joseph Thomas

Dr. Joseph Thomas has more than 40 years of clinical experience. He embraces all aspects of General Practice, with special training in palliative care, acupuncture, cardiac exercise testing and minor surgery. He is fluent in several languages including Malay, Malayalam, Tamil and Hokkien.

Dr. Devaki Kirupananther

Dr. Devaki Kirupananther has over 25 years experience. She has been working at our practice since inception. Her special interests are in woman’s health, child health, palliative care and geriatric medicine. She can natively speak English and Tamil and can understand Sinhala.

Dr. Gary Fernandez

Dr. Gary Fernandez is a graduate of the University of WA. He is well versed in all aspects of family medicine, but has special interests in paediatrics, men’s health, occupational health and insurance compensation management, minor surgical procedures and postgraduate education.

Dr. Akash Samtani

Dr. Akash Samtani is a general practitioner with an interest in mental health, chronic disease and palliative care. He has over 30 years of experience as a general practitioner.

Dr. Adewale Osinaike

Dr. Adewale Osinaike has 40 years of experience as a practitioner. He embraces all aspects of general practice, with a particular interest in children’s health.

Dr Apreesh Sharma

Dr Apreesh Sharma is a GP Registrar and completed his Medical degree in 2002 from New Delhi, India and then specialised in Anaesthesia and Intensive Care Medicine. After migrating to Australia in year 2018, he worked in different Hospital settings including Canberra Hospital – ACT, Bunbury Hospital, Peel Health Campus, Mandurah and Mount Hospital at Perth as Resident Medical Officer and Registrar.

He also worked as a Non-VR GP at York Medical Centre prior to working at Huntingdale Thornlie Medical Centre.

Apreesh enjoys all aspects of family medicine but has a special interest in Chronic Cardiovascular disease management. He is fluent in speaking English, Hindi and Punjabi language.

Dr Rabia Khan

Dr Rabia is a GP registrar at Huntingdale Thornlie Medical Centre. She completed her medical degree in 2010 before moving to Australia in 2012. Since then, she has worked at public and private hospitals rotating through different departments including Emergency Department as a Senior Resident Medical Officer. From January till December 2022, she has been working as GP Registrar at Mundaring GP super clinic where she built a strong patient cohort.

Rabia has special interest in paediatric, women’s health and chronic disease management. In her spare time, Rabia loves spending time with her family and friends.

Dr. Kiran Puttappa
MBBS, FRACGP, PG Dip Diabetes (Cardiff)

Dr. Kiran Puttappa joined the practice in 2020-21. He moved to U.K in 2001 and after gaining clinical experience, he moved to Australia in 2003. He has a vast clinical experience as a medical registrar in various public hospitals in Perth and the Gold Coast and he has a special interest in complicated general medicine cases and Diabetes. He holds FRACGP and Post Grad Dip in Diabetes from Cardiff. He also served as board member of RACGP (WA Faculty) from 2009-2013. He is currently a senior examiner to RACGP.