Team Members

Dr Patrick O’Neill OAM

General Practioner (Locum)

"General practice provides me with the honour of helping to care for people in the journey from early childhood to old age and all of the health issues encountered during life. Increasingly, the role is helping people navigate the complexities of the modern Australian Health System."


  • Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery, University of Adelaide
  • Masters of Family Medicine
  • Masters of Public Health and Tropical Medicine
  • Diploma Occupational Health and Safety
  • Diploma of Obstetrics, Royal Australian College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists
  • Diploma of Skin Cancer, Australian College of Skin Cancer Medicine

Fellow of both the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners and Australian College of Rural and Remote Medicine

Clinics: Wavell Heights

Special Interests

  • Chronic disease care
  • Reproductive health.
  • Counselling and mental health
  • Skin disease management, particularly skin cancer detection and management
  • Paediatrics
  • Emergency medicine

Professional Associations

  • The Royal Australian College of General Practitioners – Fellow and Examiner
  • Australian College of Rural and Remote Medicine – Fellow and Examiner
  • The Australasian College of Tropical Medicine – Member
  • James Cook University – Senior Lecturer
  • South Pacific Underwater Medicine Society – Member
  • Advanced Paediatric Life Support – Course Instructor
  • Early Management of Severe Trauma – Senior Instructor
  • Remote Vocational Training Scheme – Supervisor