Dr Stephen Strahan, Urologist, will commence practicing at NCSS on 31st July 2018. For more information about his career and special interests click here link
Dr Bliegh Mupunga- ambulatory sleep studies
Dr Bliegh Mupunga is now offering ambulatory sleep studies. This involves coming in to our rooms and being hooked up to a mobile sleep diagnostic device by qualified technicians and then returning home to sleep in the comfort of your own bed, returning the equipment to NCSS the next day. If you would like to know more please download the information sheet here.
Dr Mark Rahman
Dr Mark Rahman, plastic surgeon, will commence consulting at NCSS once per fortnight from 22nd February. Follow this link for more details or to find out how to book an appointment http://www.drmarkrahman.com.au/
Dr Sally Butchers
From 2nd February 2018 Dr Sally Butchers will be consulting at 85 Tamar St Ballina on alternate Friday mornings. Appointments can be made by phoning the NCSS number 66218277.
Dr Bliegh Mupunga
Dr Mupunga's consulting day is now Thursday.
Dr Candice Silverman
Dr Candice Silverman is consulting at NCSS every second Thursday from November 2017 for further information see the link on the Our Doctors page.
Dr James Ledgard
Dr James Ledgard, hand wrist and reconstructive surgeon, consults at North Coast Surgical Suite on alternate Tuesdays. Follow this link for more information https://www.drjamesledgard.com.au/
Dr Hamish Foster has retired from surgical practice.
Dr Hamish Foster retired from surgical practice on 30th September 2016.
Dr Bliegh Mupunga
Dr Bliegh Mupunga, Respiratory and Sleep Physician, will be consulting from North Coast Surgical Suite every Friday commencing 27th March 2015.
Dr Mupunga is a Staff Specialist Respiratory and Sleep Physician at the Lismore Base Hospital. His clinic on Fridays at NCSS will be providing a service for private patients only.
For further information about Dr Mupunga click on the Our Doctors link above and then click on the Tab with his name
29th December 2014
Doctor Robert Simon will be on leave from 1st-26th January 2015.
He has also advised that his fees will be increasing from 1st July 2015, see patient information for more details.
24th December 2015- CHRISTMAS CLOSURES
The practice will close from 2pm on the 24th December until 9am Wednesday 31st December 2014.
The practice will be closed from 3pm 31st December until 9am Monday 5th January.
10th December 2014
Doctor Sally Butchers and Dr Daniel Bills have advised us of fee increases to commence in 2015. See patient information for more details.
4th October 2014
From Thursday 16th October Dr Candice Silverman will be consulting at our rooms every fourth Thursday. For all information regarding appointments and services provided please go to http://www.drcandicesilverman.com.au/
28th June 2014
FOR REFERRERS: Drs Butchers, Bills and Simon have changed the procedure for referring privately insured patients for emergency admission to St Vincent's Private Hospital under their care. Please follow the link on the home page to the Information for Doctors page of this website for further information.
30th May 2014
Dr Sally Butchers will be on leave from Friday 30th May until Monday 23rd June.
5th May 2014
Dr Daniel Bills and Dr Hamish Foster are on leave to attend the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons Annual Scientific Congress in Singapore. Following this Dr Bills will be on leave from 10th -24th May 2014.
Dr Hamish Foster has returned from leave and is consulting 2 days per week seeing privately-insured and Veterans Affairs patients.
Dr Daniel Bills returns from conference leave on Monday 10th March 2014.
Dr Hamish Foster will be on leave for four weeks from Monday 10th March 2014.
12TH FEBRUARY 2014
Dr Daniel Bills will be on leave from 13th February as he heads to Hawaii to attend the Mayo Clinic Interactive Surgery Symposium from16th-21st February.