With many years experience, our male and female Doctors can assist you with all your health issues. Excellent skills and devotion to patient care and services ensure our doctors are second to none.


The following is a list of our services, for more information you may contact us at 07 3354 1900.

Our reception staff can assist you with all administrative queries, such as appointments and general centre queries. Reception staff are not qualified to discuss clinical information such as results. Our Practice Manager is available to discuss any feedback, concerns or suggestions you may have. Our nursing team are happy to assist you with medical queries where they can, and assist the doctors to provide you with the best possible medical attention.


Dr Zelle Hodge MBBS FRACGP

Dr Hodge came with Dr Leggett from Mitchelton Family Practice.  She also has her loyal patients who have been with her through Mitchelton and Alderley.  Zelle has always been passionate about passing on her knowledge through an involvement with the School of Medicine at UQ and is an ex Queensland President of the AMA.

Dr Michael Okonkwo MBBS FRACGP

Dr Michael to all his patients has been with the practice since 2011 and has a huge following of kids who love his huge smile and hearty laugh.  With extensive experience in ante and post-natal care he is also very interested in all other womens’ health (Mirena and Implanon insertion and removal for example).  He is also very interested in skin conditions and cancers and is happy to perform minor procedures to remove suspicious lesions.  He has extensive experience with chronic disease conditions such as diabetes, cardiac disease and respiratory disease.


Originally from Ireland, Dr Toland relocated to Australia with her young family in 2011. Kerri has special interests in women’s health, children’s health, cosmetic injectables, Mirena, IUD & Implanon devices. Dr Toland consults Monday to Friday.


Originally from Scotland, Dr Macfarlane relocated to Australia with her young family in 2013. Lois has special interests in women’s health, family planning, Mirena, IUD & Implanon devices. Dr Macfarlane consults Monday, Tuesday, Thursday & Friday.

Dr Pramuk Jayatilake MBBS FRACGP DPH DCH Dip Derm

Hired as a locum in 2014 he proved so popular that he has never left.  PJ has extensive training in dermoscopy and performs skin checks and minor procedures to remove lesions.  He has a keen interest in chronic disease management as well as the treatment of ATSI patients.  He loves the complex issues.  Along with these he has an interest in children’s’ health and mental health issues.

Dr Michel Hoenig MBBS PhD FRACGP

Dr Hoenig has worked with the clinic since 2016. He works from 11am to 5pm Monday to Friday and has special interests in refugee health, chronic disease and general medicine.


Dr Rebula has recently returned to the clinic. Marisa works Wednesdays and Fridays.

Terry White Chemists is conveniently located beside the clinic.

QML Pathology are available within our surgery Monday to Friday. Any queries in regards to bills for Pathology will need to be directed to QML directly.

Healthy Lifestyles Australia have dieticians and exercise physiologists that visit our clinic. Please call 0432 468 548 for an appointment.

Bloom Hearing visit our clinic once a month to perform free hearing checks. To book an appointment please call 3325 4071.

Sathya Maniam – Psychologist

Sathya consults from Brookside Family Clinic every Tuesday. Sathya charges $130 per consultation and patients can receive an $84.80 Medicare refund if they have been referred through a Mental Health Care Plan. Please call 07 3354 1900 to book an appointment.

Dr Katie Trickey
Clinical Psychologist

Dr. Katie Trickey is a clinical psychologist from the UK now living and working in Brisbane. She has over 10 years of experience helping adults and older adults with psychological distress and mental health problems in the UK National Health Service. Dr. Trickey has extensive experience working with anxiety disorders (i.e. panic/health anxiety/social anxiety/obsessive-compulsive disorder) and depression, including the long-term depression that can result from experiences in childhood, and mood disturbances associated with personality disorders.

Dr. Trickey has a special interest in helping people recover from traumatic experiences, post-traumatic stress, sexual assault and domestic violence. She is committed to the ‘scientist-practitioner’ model of clinical psychology, which applies research evidence of what works to help clients achieve their goals. Dr. Trickey has a first degree from Cambridge University, a doctorate in Clinical Psychology from Canterbury University, plus further training as a cognitive-behavioural psychotherapist. She is a Member of the Australian Psychological Society (APS) and an Associate Fellow of the British Psychological Society.

For further details about psychology appointments please ask at reception for a Psychology Information Leaflet.

Jarrah Curry
New Life Dietitian

Jarrah Curry is committed to offering all patients individualised, patient-centered care using diet to create positive health outcomes. Jarrah has worked in private practice for the last four years after completing her studies at QUT. Whilst working in private practice, Jarrah gained extensive experience in chronic disease management, weight-loss and lap band, and gastrointestinal conditions. Her passion for dietetics lies in food allergy and intolerance management, women’s health, metabolic illness and vegan/vegetarian diets.

On a personal note Jarrah is a born and bred Queenslander, who loves all things food including cooking, baking, eating out and going to farmers markets. She also has an adventurous side and can often be spotted scaling a cliff or a rock-climbing wall in her spare time.

In Case Of Emergency


If this is an emergency please call 000 immediately. If you are experiencing any of the following, inform the receptionists without delay either in person or when phoning or presenting to the clinic: Chest Pains, Difficulty Breathing, Bleeding, Convulsions & Vomiting.