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adelaide's trusted disability clinic
DISABILITY GENERAL PRACTITIONER
Adelaide Disability Medical Services is a dedicated GP practice for people living with physical or intellectual disabilities, or acquired brain injuries.
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GP MANAGEMENT PLAN* TODAY.
*Only eligible for existing and regular patients. As approved by their GP.
Our General Practitioners
DR RAPHAEL NG
DR MAYA LUKS
DR NATASHA ELSLEY
Dr. Alexandra Githie Barrett
Dr Raphael Ng - MBBS, FRACGP.
Dr Raphael Ng has worked in the area of Disability Health since 2011. This includes Strathmont Centre, the Centre for Disability Health, as well as Highgate Park Clinic.
His experience extends to caring for patients living in a wide spectrum of disabilities, including Intellectual Disabilities, Acquired Brain and Spinal Injuries, as well as End-Stage Huntington's Disease.
He understands the numerous barriers faced by patients and carers in seeking accessible and appropriate medical services from a standard model of care.
This is what drives Dr Raphael to provide care through Adelaide Disability Medical Services.
Dr Raphael focuses on what matters most for his clients : Continuity, Accessibility and Quality.
Dr Maya Luks - MBBS FRACGP.
Maya joined the team at Adelaide Disability Medical Services in 2018 whilst completing her specialist General Practice training.
Her passion for providing holistic care to people with an Intellectual Disability was sparked by doing an elective at the Centre For Disability Health in Modbury as a medical student in 2014 and she draws upon her experience with having a family member with an Intellectual Disability.
She has worked At Flinders Medical Centre, the Repatriation General Hospital and Noarlunga Hospital before working in General Practice clinics in all four corners of Adelaide.
Maya enjoys combining her knowledge of Medicine with a flexible approach to thinking and problem solving.
Dr Natasha Elsley - MBBS, FRACGP, DCH, MPH.
Dr Natasha Elsley is a GP with a special interest in paediatrics, especially in children with complex needs including disability medicine.
Natasha has worked since 2011 in refugee health, with a focus on families and children who require complex care. Through this work and in private general practice, she has gained experience in working with children with a broad range of disabilities.
She completed her residency at the Women’s and Children’s Hospital, Adelaide and has both a Master’s in Public Health and a postgraduate diploma in Child Health.
She has recently worked in a paediatric hospital in Uganda providing care to children from disadvantaged backgrounds.
Natasha’s experiences have given her an understanding of how difficult it can be for families to navigate and access our health system, particularly when a child has complex needs.
She is driven to work in partnership with families to make sure their family member receives the best outcomes and care possible.
Dr. Alexandra Githie Barrett - BHSc, MD, DCH, FRACGP
Githie graduated with a Bachelor of Health Science at the University of Adelaide before going on to complete a Doctor of Medicine at Flinders University and a further Diploma in Child Health.
Githie joined the team at Adelaide Disability Medicare Services in 2021, bringing with her an enthusiastic approach to medicine.
Her interests include Paediatrics, Women’s Health and the care of vulnerable populations.
How do I register my interest?
Feel free to call our number on (08) 8121 8367 and register your interest with the service. You can also email email@example.com and our team will respond to your enquiry within the week.
Our intake of new clients depends on how heavy our case load is at any given time, and your place of residence. Feel free to call us to see how quickly we can be of service to you.
We will often make a time to meet with you and your caregivers to discuss if we are the right fit for your needs.
New Patient Information Kit
- A new client to our GP practice will be provided with an information pack which includes:
• Methods of contacting the service and doctors involved
• Request for preferred pharmacy provider
• Request for information regarding contact details of caregivers, accommodation facility staff and management if appropriate
• A transfer of medical information form to release medical information held with a prior practice
• Contact details for our preferred after hours locum service
• An invoice for our fees – we request this is attended to prior to our first consultation
If you or a loved one need help with disability GP services, please contact us to get an appointment with one of our general practitioners.
Our GPs will provide an individualised management plan.
Adelaide Disability Medical Services is a Dedicated GP Practice for people living with a physical or intellectual disabilities.
Why Consult With Our GPs?
Passion, Experience and Familiarity with dealing with Disability Health Issues is what differentiates us.
Our practice is all about helping patients cope with their medical conditions and disabilities.
Our doctors are very passionate about what they do and serve patients with professionalism and empathy.
Disability General Practitioners - Bulk Billed under Medicare
Do you find it difficult and stressful making the trip to see your regular GP due to long waiting times and uncomfortable waiting rooms?
Why not experience the difference in attending our clinic.
Our GP services are bulk billed under Medicare for your convenience.
At ADMS, we are passionate about providing medical care to people with intellectual and physical disabilities including their associated medical conditions.
We understand the need for longer consult times to address the complex medical and mental health issues that people living with a disability often face.
We Can Help You With A GP Management Plan, General Consultation Or Annual Medical Review.
Are you or your loved one living with a physical or intellectual disability? Speak to our disability GPs today. We can help you better manage your lifestyle.
Email enquries are for non urgent matters.
Please dial 000 if this is a medical emergency.