Merrylands Family Practice is a family focused general practice which enables equal access to medical services by bulk billing all patients with a valid Medicare Card.
Our philosophy is simple – to provide the highest level of general practice care to all families and members of the community. Our committed and friendly team of doctors, nurses and administrative staff share a common passion in striving to provide the highest level of comprehensive health services to all members of the community.
FRACGP, MBBS (Hons 1, University of Sydney), BEng (Hons 1, Auckland)
Dr Sanjev undertook his medical training at Royal Prince Alfred hospital and University of Sydney. He completed his post-graduate training at Concord and Canterbury Hospitals. He has worked in General Practice at Glebe, Leichhardt and Sutherland prior to joining Merrylands Family Practice. Dr Sanjev also conducts skin cancer checks and minor surgery (I have completed GP skin cancer course through Centra and Eastern Sydney primary health network CESPHN)
Sanjev is passionate about preventative medicine and compassionate, patient oriented care.
Special interests: Paediatrics, Skin cancer and skin checks, Cardiovascular medicine, Diabetes and Respiratory medicine, mens health, metal health.
Dr M Navaid Ahmed
MBBS, FRACGP, MRCP, MFCGP, MPH
Dr Ahmed has a background in General Internal Medicine
before he moved into and completed his postgraduate General
Practice training in the UK. He is a fellow of Royal College
of General Practitioners UK and The Royal Australian College
of GPs. He also holds a Masters in Public Health.
His special interests include Dermatology and Minor Surgery. In addition has keen interests in Men's Health, Sports injuries, exercise and nutrition. He has a holistic approach towards care and believes in managing the whole person rather than just a disease or a disorder. Dr Ahmed is fluent in English and Urdu
Dr Baburam Bastakoti
MBBS, MMEd, FRACGP
Dr Baburam Bastakoti is a Fellow of the Royal Australian
College of General Practitioners (FRACGP). He has been in
General Practice since 2013. Prior to this, he worked in
various tertiary hospitals in Sydney for 4 years. He has a
n interest in all aspects of General Practice with special
interest in Men's health and chronic disease management. He
has a comprehensive primary care approach when managing his
patients’ health issues. Apart from English, he speaks Nepali,
Chinese (Mandarin) and some Hindi/Urdu.
Dr Farouk Karhani
MBBS, MMed (Paed,) FRACGP
Dr Karhani received his Medical Degree in Australia and has since been exposed to a wide range of medical specialties in many different settings. Prior to finishing his studies, Dr Karhani spent a significant amount of time in paediatrics and medical oncology. Ultimately, he decided on general practice because he enjoyed managing chronic disease, establishing long term relationships with patients and the general medicine that comes with it. Dr Karhani speaks both English and Arabic.
With opening hours extended to 8.30pm, our bulk billing GP service help provide our local community with more accessible health care, as well as taking pressure off hospitals emergency rooms.
Our special focus is on families, with a wide range of services available for babies, children and the elderly. Our services include:
Please call reception on 1300 637 000, (02) 9637 6518 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
You can find us at 189 Merrylands Rd, Merrylands 2067, right next door to Cincotta’s Discount Chemist.
To make an appointment, please call reception on 1300 637 000, or (02) 9637 6518
You can also make a booking anytime online below.
You can also book easy on-the-go appointments on your smart phone by downloading our booking app. Click on the link below to download.
Merrylands Family Practice is open 7 days a week, 8.00am – 8.30pm Monday to Friday, and 4pm all weekend.
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