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Surgery 82 Family GP Busselton

Surgery 82, formally Kent Street Surgery started in 1992 and has been providing a caring service to the people of Busselton and surrounding areas during this time. The GP's at our Surgery are continuously keeping up with medical advancements to remain comitted to your care. Surgery 82 is an autonomous practice consisting of 8 Doctors and 2 Registrars, we also supervise UWA and Notre Dame Medical Students with the patients permission. We have a comprehensive treatment room managed by our friendly highly trained nurses performing a varied range of up to date medical treatments. Our caring Administration staff endeavor to offer you an appointment with your regular doctor when available or alternatively with another doctor. Patient confidentiality is a high priority at Surgery 82.


Dr Lucas Cresswell


Dr Lucas Cresswell moved to Busselton in 2010 to complete his fellowship training. Lucky for us, on completion he decided to stay.
Lucas is originally from Tasmania and studied in Hobart at the University of Tasmania. After graduation he moved to the UK from 2003-2007 where he worked in emergency medicine.
He now works as a general practitioner caring for all age groups. Lucas has obtained Professional and Advanced Certificate of Skin Cancer Medicine and is available for skin checks and minor procedures including skin cancer removals that are performed onsite in our procedure room.

Dr Samantha McDonald


Dr Samantha McDonald has moved back to Busselton after completing her medical degree at the University of Western Australia in 2014 and GP fellowship in 2019. Samantha is a GP Obstetrician and her special interests includes women’s, paediatric and sexual health.

Dr Alan Lim


Dr Alan Lim recently moved to Busselton in 2020 to pursue a career in general practice. Alan is originally from Malaysia and completed his studies at the University of New South Wales. After graduating Alan has worked regionally in North Queensland and most recently Fiona Stanley Hospital. Alan has a special interest in child health and has completed the Sydney Child Health Program. He works full time and is available for consultation from Monday to Friday.

Dr Heather Brand


Dr Heather Brand is a GP Obstetrician, who graduated from the University of Western Australia. She has particular interest and experience in women's and children's health. This includes contraception (including insertion and removal of Mirena IUDs and Implanon), sexual health, menopause, pregnancy and care including delivery of your baby and follow up care. Dr Brand is a youth friendly doctor and happy to provide care for children and teenagers. Dr Brand is available for consultation Monday to Friday.

Dr Gavin Riches


Dr Gavin Riches commenced at our practice in 1999 when we were still known as Kent street Surgery.
Gavin performs anaesthetics for several Bunbury specialists.
Gavin is known for his interest in family medicine and his kind and caring approach especially with young children.
Gavin works part-time at Surgery 82.

Dr Imke van der Merwe


Dr Imke van der Merwe is a female GP at Surgery 82. She completed her medical studies in Germany and has been working in the South West since 2014. She is passionate about children's and women's health. This includes family planning, insertion and removal of Mirena IUDs and Implanon. Dr Imke van der Merwe is available for consultation on Tuesday and Friday.

Dr Emma Kempster


Dr Emma Kempster Works Part Time at Surgery 82. Emma completed her medical degree in Leeds, England and has been working in South West Australia since 2014. Emma consults on a wide variety of medical issues including women's health and paediatrics. Emma consults all day Monday and Wednesday and Thursday mornings.

Busselton Surgery ~ 82 Bussell Highway