Ochre Medical Centre Bathurst, NSW


Improving the health of our communities.

Local Family GP Doctor

Ochre Medical Centre Bathurst

Opening Hours
Monday to Friday
8.00am to 6.00pm

Building 1470, Charles Sturt University,
Panorama Avenue, Bathurst NSW 2795

Call: (02) 6331 9444


Ochre Health Medical Centre Bathurst is located in a purpose built building on the grounds of Charles Sturt University, close to the world famous Mount Panorama Motor Racing Circuit. The spacious premises have ample on-site parking.

Hours of Operation
Monday to Friday 8:00am – 6:00pm
Express Clinic available 8:00am – 8:30am Monday to Friday
Conditions Apply: Express Clinic is only for acute medical conditions, repeat scripts and simple consultations. The clinic is not to be used for new patients or serious health issues.)

Billing Type
Ochre Health is a mixed billing practice. Bulk billing is available at the discretion of the individual doctor and as a general guide, pensioners (over 65 years of age), health care card holders and children under 16 years can be bulk billed at certain times during the day. Please ask our friendly reception team for more details. Please also note, we have systems in place to process your Medicare rebate claims on the spot.

Practice Manager
Donna Corby

Registered Nurses
Full time registered nurse

Allied Health Services
On site services
Exercise Physiologist
Pathology – Monday to Friday 8am – 4pm

Visiting specialists
General Surgery
Breast Surgery

Dr Ross Wilson (MBBS FRACGP FACRRM DRANZCOG DA DCH DCCH) – General Practitioner
Dr Ross Wilson graduated from the University of Sydney and undertook postgraduate training in both Australia and the United Kingdom. He has enjoyed nearly four decades working as a rural General Practitioner with a clinical practice that incorporates procedural anaesthetics and obstetrics, in many locations both within NSW, and also further afield in remote outback Australia. His other professional activities include Chair of the Education Committee, Rural Faculty RACGP, Member of the Joint Consultative Committee on Obstetrics and Senior Lecturer with the University of Sydney and University of Western Sydney. Outside of medicine, he maintains a strong interest in farming successfully breeding Suffolk and Southdown sheep.
Specialty Interest Area: Paediatrics
Dr Wilson is available for appointments 8:00am – 6:00pm Monday, Wednesday and Friday.

Dr Pavan Phanindra (MBBS, MSc, DCH, JCCA) – General Practitioner
Dr Pavan Phanindra will be available full time in Bathurst. Dr Phanindra has experience in Paediatrics, anaesthetics, ED, chronic disease, skin conditions, aged care and mental health.
Dr Phanindra’s hobbies outside of work include cricket, travelling and bushwalking.
Speciality Interest Area: GP anaesthetics, medical education
Dr Phanindra is available Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday.

Dr Maria Rasool (MBBS, DCH, EMC) – General Practitioner – Registrar
Dr Maria Rasool has more than five years of clinical work experience in Australia, mostly in hospitals in all core specialities including ED, aged care, general surgery, general medicine, Obstetrics & Gynaecology, rehabilitation, ICU/HDU, psychiatry and ambulatory care.  Maria holds a Certificate in Emergency Medicine & Diploma in Child Health and completed her medical degree in Pakistan. In her spare time, Maria enjoys reading and painting.
Specialty Interest Area: General Medicine & Paediatrics.
Dr Rasool is available Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday.

Dr Hajara Rashid (MBBS) – General Practitioner Registrar
After completing her MBBS, Dr Rashid followed her interest in specialising in Opthalmology, completing her two year diploma in Opthalmology at the prestigious Aravind Eye Institute in India. Following her emigration to Australia, she worked for a time in Emergency Medicine and family Medicine, before going on to join the department of Breast and Endocrine Surgery at Westmead Hospital.  In her spare time, Hajara enjoys baking and gardening
Specialty interest areas: Breast disorders and Mental health problems
Dr Rashid is available Monday to Thursday.

Dr John Paulo Trinidad (MBBS) – General Practitioner
Dr Trinidad completed his Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery at the University of Santo Tomas in the Philippines in 1998, before going on to specialise in Emergency Medicine, where he worked from 2000 to 2006. In 2006, he emigrated to Australia, where he found work as a senior Emergency Medicine Medical Officer at Auburn and Hornsby Hospitals in Sydney for 10 years. In 2015 he decided on a new career pathway in General Practice, working as a locum rural GP in NSW for over a year before going on to commence his registrarship. In his spare time, John enjoys swimming, playing football and soccer, running and cycling.
Specialty Interest Areas: Emergency Medicine, Skin Cancer Medicine and Men’s Health 
Dr Trinidad is available Wednesday to Friday.

Dr Katrina Giskes (MBBS PhD BHlthSc (Nutrition and Dietetics)) – GP Registrar
Dr Giskes originally trained as a Dietitian/Nutritionist and worked in research in Australia and the Netherlands, completing a PhD in Public Health. She went on to complete her MBBS in 2015, at the University of Sydney. Her hospital training was undertaken in Westmead/Blacktown network. In her spare time, Katrina enjoys outdoor activities, family life and sports.
Specialty Interest Areas: General Medicine, Children’s Health, Nutrition and Diet, Research
Dr Giskes is available Monday and Tuesday.

Building 1470, Charles Sturt University,
Panorama Avenue,
Bathurst NSW 2795

(02) 6331 9444

Bathurst is a regional city located in the Central Tablelands of NSW, only a few hours drive west of Sydney. Bathurst has an estimated population of 33,110 people (Census 2011) which continues to grow with this vibrant city. A strong, prosperous economy and well connected multicultural community, Bathurst has something to offer everyone.
Bathurst attracts those looking for a lifestyle change and tourists wanting to experience the beauty and attractions the town has to offer. Not only is Bathurst the home of motorsport with the famous Mount Panorama, the city also offers historic sites, architecture and cultural facilities. Bathurst is the regional educational hub offering 21 primary schools and 7 secondary schools to families in surrounding towns as well as TAFE and Charles Sturt University.




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