RELIANCE - Key Persons


Belinda Howison

Job Titles:
  • Member of the Professional Team
  • PA to CEO

Dr Ahmed Altabakh

Job Titles:
  • General Practitioner
  • Member of the Professional Team
35 GPs are working towards the best outcome for our patients alongside an extensive range of allied health professionals. Reliance makes it easy to take care of you and your family's health.

Dr Amin Shaabani

Job Titles:
  • General Practitioner
Dr Amin Shaabani (MBBS) was born in Tehran, Iran and speaks English, Persian and a little Arabic. Dr Shaabani has been practicing for more than 8 years in Tehran and his special interests include Internal Medicine, Oncology, and Psychiatry. Dr Shaabani has experienced his fair share of challenges, from losing loved ones to losing very a young patient and feels that becoming a doctor has given him the chance to help people in need, he loves medicine and helping to save lives. Dr Shaabani says that he loves to practice here because we have a kind supportive head and practice manager, well known clinics and feels as though he works with friends. In his spare time he enjoys swimming, visiting friends, going for walks to visit beautiful places. 35 GPs are working towards the best outcome for our patients alongside an extensive range of allied health professionals. Reliance makes it easy to take care of you and your family's health.

Dr Anushka Rajapaksha

Job Titles:
  • General Practitioner
35 GPs are working towards the best outcome for our patients alongside an extensive range of allied health professionals. Reliance makes it easy to take care of you and your family's health.

Dr Aye Aung

Job Titles:
  • General Practitioner
35 GPs are working towards the best outcome for our patients alongside an extensive range of allied health professionals. Reliance makes it easy to take care of you and your family's health.

Dr Carl Catalan

Job Titles:
  • Medical Director, Julie Abdilla

Dr David Daoud

Job Titles:
  • General Practitioner
35 GPs are working towards the best outcome for our patients alongside an extensive range of allied health professionals. Reliance makes it easy to take care of you and your family's health.

Dr Ebi Kheirandish

Job Titles:
  • General Practitioner
35 GPs are working towards the best outcome for our patients alongside an extensive range of allied health professionals. Reliance makes it easy to take care of you and your family's health.

Dr Fanie Coetzee

Job Titles:
  • General Practitioner
Dr Fanie Coetzee (MBChB ,LMCC, CCFP, FRACGP, B Theo) was born in Cape Town, South Africa. He always wanted to help people and graduated as a medical doctor in 1996. For the past 23 years he has worked as a general practitioner in various health care settings in RSA, England, Canada and Australia. Dr Coetzee is a specialist general practitioner who enjoys small surgery and procedures. He enjoys the work environment and great team at Reliance Health. 35 GPs are working towards the best outcome for our patients alongside an extensive range of allied health professionals. Reliance makes it easy to take care of you and your family's health.

Dr Ferdinand Maranan

Job Titles:
  • General Practitioner
35 GPs are working towards the best outcome for our patients alongside an extensive range of allied health professionals. Reliance makes it easy to take care of you and your family's health.

Dr Francis Santiago

Job Titles:
  • Medical Aesthetics Physician & Cosmetic Injector
35 GPs are working towards the best outcome for our patients alongside an extensive range of allied health professionals. Reliance makes it easy to take care of you and your family's health.

Dr Ghassem Rostamian

Job Titles:
  • General Practitioner
35 GPs are working towards the best outcome for our patients alongside an extensive range of allied health professionals. Reliance makes it easy to take care of you and your family's health.

Dr Hamed Kordi

Job Titles:
  • General Practitioner
was born and raised in Tabriz, Iran and speaks English, Persian and Turkish. Dr Kordi has been practicing for the past 5 years first in Tabriz then with us at Reliance. Dr Kordi has special interests in Geriatrics and Paediatrics, but some of his more challenging cases have been when dealing with domestic violence and child abuse cases. Dr Kordi became a doctor primarily because he had personally seen the damage caused by cancer and this left a lasting impression and need to do something. Dr Kordi says that he loves working at Reliance because we value our GP's importance in the Australian health system and our team treat each other like family. 35 GPs are working towards the best outcome for our patients alongside an extensive range of allied health professionals. Reliance makes it easy to take care of you and your family's health.

Dr John Gabra

Job Titles:
  • General Practitioner
As a child Dr Gabra dreamed of becoming a doctor and is grateful that this has come true for him. He has spent 12 years practicing so far, first in Egypt, then in Saudi Arabia before moving to Australia to join Reliance in 2017. Dr Gabra's special interests include Mental Health, Workplace Health, Chronic Disease, Family Health and Internal Medicine. Life is full of challenges and Dr Gabra says that he has liked the pushing himself to succeed in any new role, as well as to go outside his comfort zone moving to Australia to join Reliance. In his spare time Dr Gabra enjoys soccer, movies, the gym and spending time with his family Dr Gabra chooses to practice at Reliance because we have a strong team mentality, in which we encourage a caring family like environment. 35 GPs are working towards the best outcome for our patients alongside an extensive range of allied health professionals. Reliance makes it easy to take care of you and your family's health.

Dr Mario Fam

Job Titles:
  • General Practitioner
Dr Mario Fam started his Medical Practice in 2010 in Egypt. Dr Fam has always been passionate about restoring the body to health and wholeness and has undertaken further study in Australia. Dr Fam has a special interest in Skin Cancer checks and procedures. 35 GPs are working towards the best outcome for our patients alongside an extensive range of allied health professionals. Reliance makes it easy to take care of you and your family's health.

Dr Matthew Philips

Job Titles:
  • General Practice

Dr Okpe John

Job Titles:
  • General Practitioner
35 GPs are working towards the best outcome for our patients alongside an extensive range of allied health professionals. Reliance makes it easy to take care of you and your family's health.

Dr Pamela Pasatiempo

Job Titles:
  • General Practitioner
35 GPs are working towards the best outcome for our patients alongside an extensive range of allied health professionals. Reliance makes it easy to take care of you and your family's health.

Dr Peter Badeer

Job Titles:
  • General Practitioner
35 GPs are working towards the best outcome for our patients alongside an extensive range of allied health professionals. Reliance makes it easy to take care of you and your family's health.

Dr Phil Myers

Job Titles:
  • General Practitioner
Dr Phil Myers graduated with a Bachelor's in Medicine and Surgery in 1994 and a Diploma in Child Health in 1996. He became a Fellow of the Royal College of General Practitioners in 1998 and has been practising since. Dr Myers followed his passion and has been studying Nutritional and Functional medicine from 2003. He completed a Certificate in training MINDD foundation in 2006 and gained his Certificate in Integrative Medicine through the University of Queensland in 2009. Dr Myers has presented at several seminars on nutrition and illness prevention. He has had great success in treating long term illnesses using his understanding of nutrition and hollistic medicine. 35 GPs are working towards the best outcome for our patients alongside an extensive range of allied health professionals. Reliance makes it easy to take care of you and your family's health.

Dr Ramy Sokar

Job Titles:
  • General Practitioner

Dr Rehab Elnawwam

Job Titles:
  • General Practitioner
35 GPs are working towards the best outcome for our patients alongside an extensive range of allied health professionals. Reliance makes it easy to take care of you and your family's health.

Dr Sameh Shabayek

Job Titles:
  • General Practitioner
35 GPs are working towards the best outcome for our patients alongside an extensive range of allied health professionals. Reliance makes it easy to take care of you and your family's health.

Dr Sylvia Oliveira

Job Titles:
  • General Practitioner

Dr Tara Rawat

Job Titles:
  • General Practitioner
Dr Tara Rawat (MBBS) was born in India, speaks both English and Hindi fluently and can also understand Urdu and Punjabi. Dr Rawat has an interest in specialties such as Respiratory Medicine, Metal Health, Allergies and Chronic Disease Management. In 2007, Dr Rawat achieved her Fellowship in Respiratory Medicine in India and then after moving to Australia in 2014, Dr Rawat went on to work in hospitals in Emergency and Psychiatry Departments. Dr Rawat became a doctor because she recognised that this is a profession where inner satisfaction can be achieved by helping people. Some of Dr Rawat's most challenging experiences include working in Intensive Care, Organ Transplant Teams and looking after patients who were suffering from severe sepsis, viral illnesses and under advanced life support. Dr Rawat chooses to work at Reliance because we have such a friendly supportive team, quality care and an approachable practice for the people of the Central Coast. Outside of work, she enjoys gardening, travelling and cooking. 35 GPs are working towards the best outcome for our patients alongside an extensive range of allied health professionals. Reliance makes it easy to take care of you and your family's health.

Jess Abdilla

Job Titles:
  • Area Practice Manager, Belinda Howison

Julie Abdilla - CEO

Job Titles:
  • CEO