Our Practice

Parkes Street General Practice is a fully accredited surgery and has been servicing the Helensburgh community for over 30 years. Constantly we are praised for our warm, caring and welcoming environment and the exceptional care given to patients by our Quality Doctors. We are a family friendly medical practice, aiming to provide full general medical care and advice on all health related matters.

Meet Our Doctors

Dr Martin Gellatley

Dr Gellatley is the founding member of this practice, which began in 1982. He graduated from the University of Sydney in 1978 and has a wealth of experience in primary health care and emergency medicines.

Dr Meng Chen

Dr Chen graduated from the University of Sydney in 1986 and obtained a fellowship of the Royal Australian College of General Practitioner in 1994. He continues to work in both general practice and in accident and emergency and has a keen interest in musculo-skeletal medicine and sports medicine.

Dr Cindy Htet

Dr Htet graduated with an M B B S in 2005 and has experience in family medicine, both in Australia and Overseas. She received a fellowship of the Royal Australian College of General Practitioner in 2015 and has a keen interest in skin cancer, women's health and cosmetic procedures and has achieved post graduate qualifications in these areas.

Meet Our Nurses

RN Rebecca Vossen

Rebecca started nursing in 2005 at St George Public Hospital rotating through areas of Orthopaedics, Surgical and Aged Care wards. And also working in the Intensive Care unit for more than 2 years. She completed her Midwifery degree in 2009 which lead to her working both at St George and Sutherland Hospitals. She has an interest in all avenues of women’s health, including antenatal, post-natal and birthing unit care. Whilst hatching her own children Rebecca has maintained competence and passion for the wellbeing and nurturing of patients from all stages and phases of life.

RN Alison Fawcett

Alison Fawcett, a nurse for over 40 years, began her career in South Africa. Her family’s life path has taken them all over the world. They have lived in 7 different countries and Alison has been able to work as a nurse in 5 of those countries. This brings with it a wealth of experience and ability to work with patients of different backgrounds.

Alison is passionate about nursing and encouraging patients to maintain their health and not just treat ill-health. She is nurse immuniser and a cervical screening provider. She has worked in General Practice for the past 34 years and loves the age range, range of ailments and continuity of General Practice.

Meet Our Receptionists

Elisabeth Andrews

She is keen to learn all about the practice.  She has been trained in laser procedures and is keen to learn more. Elisabeth lives in Helensburgh and is kept busy with her young family.