Visiting Specialists

A wide range of visiting specialists are available at Newnham Road Medical Centre.  Call our helpful and friendly staff to make an appointment.



Leanne has over 25 years of experience in many areas of dietetic practice including weight management, diabetes and food intolerances with particular interest in gastrointestinal disorders (coeliac disease, irritable bowel syndrome) and eating disorders.  Leanne has a real interest in Aged Care and is passionate about ensuring good nutrition for older Australians.


Leanne is also the Director of Brisbane Nutrtition Services. 


Leanne Wagner - Dietician
BSc; Grad Dip Nutr Diet; Grad Dip Soc Sc (Counselling)


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Kam Gohil - Podiatrist


Kam trained at the Chelsea School of Chiropody (London) and qualified in 1987.  He has extensive experience in both the UK and Australia. Kam's business Proactive Podiatry Practices operates at several locations on Brisbane's southside.


Timo Niveri - Psychologist 
BA (Hons Psych); MBA


Timo has a Bachelor of Art (Hons Psych) and a Masters of Business Administration from The University of Queensland. He offers a range of focused psychological strategies to address conditions and areas of concern such as: anxiety; depression; stress; grief and loss; motivation; anger management; relationship issues; social skills; communication difficulties; problem solving and decision making; and lifestyle issues. 

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Dr Peter Hansen - Vascular & Endovascular Surgeon
BSc (UQ), MBBS (UQ), FRACS (Vasc)


Dr. Peter Hansen is a Consultant Vascular Surgeon who specialises in both the treatment of arterial disease and also varicose vein surgery. He is a Visiting Consultant Specialist at the Princess Alexandra Hospital and is a Senior Lecturer at the University of Queensland.
Dr Hansen's Private Practice has been based at The Wesley Hospital for over a decade. His main office is now on Wickham Terrace and he also visits The Wesley Hospital, Cleveland, Wishart and Hervey Bay for consultations.
Dr Hansen was born in Gladstone but has lived in Brisbane since age 5.  He studied at The University of Queensland and completed his Vascular Specialist Training at both The Princess Alexandra and Royal Brisbane Hospitals.  He also undertook 2 years of specialist surgical training in Victoria and in Edinburgh, UK.
This comprehensive experience encompasses all facets of modern Vascular practice from minimally-invasive ("key-hole") endovascular (balloon angioplasty and stent) techniques for the management of arterial, venous and aneurysmal disease, through to major open surgery for all vascular conditions.



Dr John Evans - Gastroenterologist