Dr Philip Craft

Anaesthetist MBBS (Qld) FANZCA Dr Craft graduated from the University of Queensland in 1993 and gained his fellowship with the Australian and New Zealand College of Anaesthetists in 2002. After he finished his anaesthetic specialist training, he moved to Toowoomba permanently accepting a public appointment and was active in teaching as an instructor in High […]

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Dr Andrew Wilke

Anaesthetist   BCom MBBS FACRRM FRACGP FANZCA   Dr Andrew Wilke graduated from the University of Queensland in 2005. Following that he spent time working as a rural General Practitioner before specialising in anaesthetics. He joined Downs Anaesthetic Practice in 2016.  Dr Wilke’s anaesthetic interests are diverse, with special interest in anaesthesia for bariatric surgery,

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Maria Katsarou

Psychologist, Clinical Psychology Registrar   MPsych (Clinical), BSc (Hons)   Maria, along with her husband and young son moved from Greece to Australia in 2016, and have been enjoying life and living in Toowoomba ever since. Maria has worked as a psychologist-psychotherapist since 2005, providing individual and group psychotherapy and counselling services.  When she arrived in

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Stephanie Greene

Dietician (APD), Nutritionist   M.DietSt, B.Ex&NutritionSc   Stephanie is an Accredited Practicing Dietician (APD) and member of the Dieticians Association of Australia. She completed her Master of Dietetic Studies and Bachelor of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences at the University of Queensland.  Stephanie has developed a particular interest in nutrition after weight loss surgery and works

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Tia Birrell

Specialist Practice Nurse   RN, PNSA, CBN (USA)   Tia has worked alongside Dr Willingham for the past 13 years and her career has now evolved to encompass several roles. Tia is a Registered Nurse,  Certified Bariatric Nurse (USA), and a Perioperative Nurse Surgical Assistant. She predominantly works with patients having bariatric surgery, and is

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Reception and Administration   Anita has 26 years experience in specialist medical, mental health and allied health administration.  Her focus is to provide all patients with a positive, informative and successful experience. Back to Our Team

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Reception and Administration                                   Amanda’s warm welcome and reassuring smile will be one of the first things that you will see when paying us a visit.  She is the super-duper, ultra-amazing mum of two young and energetic boys, and so

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Practice Manager       Libby has 30 years of experience in the medical industry and has worked as Dr Willingham’s Practice Manager and anchor for over 14 years. Libby has a passion for working with patients and assisting them throughout their bariatric journey. She finds it extremely rewarding to witness the positive changes and

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