About the practice

Practice Staff

At Dr Taylor’s practice, we continually strive to maintain a high standard of patient care.

The practice comprises of a small, close team, consisting of Dr David Taylor, a practice manager, Laurel, practice nurse, Apala and receptionist, Belinda. Our staff endeavour to exceed patient and carer expectations for comfort, convenience and efficiency.

Collaborations

The practice collaborates closely with multidisciplinary teams such as physiotherapists, dieticians, wound and stomal therapists, radiologists and many more to ensure patients receive safe and comprehensive care. Above all, the staff understand the sensitive nature of colorectal conditions and provide a compassionate, caring and supportive environment for patients and their families.

The Team

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Sophie

Belinda, Sophie, Jasmine – Medical Receptionists

Belinda, Sophie and Jasmine provide administrative support to Dr Taylor. They ensure the practice functions smoothly and handle all phone and email enquiries.

Melinda

Melinda – Practice Nurse

Melinda has been Dr Taylor’s Practice Nurse since 2017. She also worked with Dr Taylor at the Wesley Hospital for approximately three years prior to this. Melinda is a Registered Nurse and Registered Midwife and has worked in a variety of roles including acute care within medical and surgical specialties, maternal and newborn care and patient care coordination. Her role at the practice is to provide clinical support to patients, including optimisation and coordination of pre and post operative care and follow up, patient advice and education.

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Laurel – Practice Manager

Laurel has been working with Dr Taylor since 2016. Her role is to ensure the practice runs smoothly and efficiently and patients receive the best possible service and care.

Brent

Brent – Trainee Surgeon and Research Fellow

Brent is a Junior Research Fellow, training and working with Dr Taylor and the Wesley Medical Research Institute. His role within Dr Taylor’s clinical practice is for peri operative patient support.

Affiliations

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Colorectal Surgical Society of Australia and New Zealand
The University of Queensland
The University of Queensland
Royal Australasian College of Surgeons
Royal Australasian College of Surgeons
The Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital
The Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital
Australian Medical Asscociation
Australian Medical Asscociation
The Wesley Hospital
The Wesley Hospital
The Australian Medical Association of Queensland
The Australian Medical Association of Queensland