GenWise Darwin

Darwin's Specialty General Practice

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What is GenWise DarwinA new speciality General Practice in the Top End

GenWise Darwin was established to provide comprehensive General Practice care for you and your family by the very best General Practitioners In Darwin


Services we offer:

  • Well Checks
  • Health Assessments
  • Immunisations
  • Drivers Licence Medicals
  • Chronic Disease Management Plans
  • Mental Health Management Plans
  • Specialist Referrals
  • Specialised Mature Womens Health Clinic
  • And much more
  • Our DoctorsMeet our magnificent team

    Dr Cathy Dugdale
    Cathy Dugdale has been in the Northern Territory for over 30yrs, and in that time has gained wide experience as a doctor, working at the hospitals, on indigenous communities, with the Air Medical Service and in mainstream General Practice. She is committed to holistic care and considers physical, psychological and social factors in her consultations. Cathy believes that caring for individuals and families with continuity of care over time, provides the best environment for good health. Appointments are bulk-billed.
    Dr Penny Steele
    Penny Steele is a very experienced GP who has worked in the Top End for 15 years as Medical Director of Family Planning and as a GP in aboriginal clinics in Darwin and Arnhem Land. In addition she has worked as a GP in several general practices in Darwin and Adelaide. She has acquired a skill set well suited to a Mature Woman Clinic, a new private service tailored to the needs of the mature woman.
    Dr Sinkaan Chan
    Dr SinKaan Chan obtained her medical degree at the University of Auckland, New Zealand. She came to Darwin in 2012 after she completed her General Practice training in Western Australia. Her clinical experiences include working at the hospitals in Perth, at the remote indigenous communities in the Mid West and Kimberley regions of WA, as well as in the mainstream general practice in both metropolitans and rural practices.
    SinKaan enjoys the great diversity and flexibility of general practice. She has a holistic and caring approach to managing her patients. When she is not working as a GP, she loves traveling and enjoys pursuing creative outlets.
    Dr Kerrie Francis
    Dr Kerrie Francis is a local Territorian who trained in both Adelaide and Darwin. She gained her fellowship of general practice in 2010 and has worked in both indigenous and mainstream health. She enjoys all aspects of general practice and recently added aged care to the mix, joining the Genwise team and working in residential aged care. At the moment, Dr Francis is not accepting worker's compensation cases. Genwise Darwin supports Dr Francis's goals to provide quality care in a time appropriate manner and allow a balance with caring for her young son. Appointments are bulk billed.



    Looking for us? Here's how to find us.

    GenWise Darwin is located at

    Shop 4, Hibiscus Centre, 8 Leanyer Drive, Leanyer  0812


    To book an appointment please use the online booking portal found on this website