General Information

The WAMS Program Team provide Primary Health Care and opportunistic health screening to towns within the Walgett Shire and other remote locations. One of the main focuses of the Program Team is to provide health promotion activities which are implemented into the community to increase awareness on various health issues.

Specialist Services

WAMS has a range of specialist services available that visit on either a weekly, fortnightly, monthly or bi monthly basis.

These Services include:


Chronic Disease Building

  • Psychologist - Lisa Burns


Chronic Disease Building

  • Psychologist - Will Grech
  • Podiatrist - Luke Buchtmann

Shop Front

  • Counsellor - Judy Scolari-Gibson / Carla Dale


Chronic Disease Building

  • Podiatrist - Usama Fayed
  • Cardiologist - Dr Kalamadasa
  • Gynaecologist/ Obstetrician - Dr Keerthi Perera
  • Diabetic Educator - Zoe Rose

Dental Wing of Clinic

  • Australian Hearing - Abin Thannkkil
  • Audiometrist - Gordon Rutter
  • Institute for Deaf and Blind Children


Chronic Disease Building

  • Dermatologist - Dr Cooke / Dr McCrossin
  • Respiratory Specialist - Dr Clarke
  • Optometrist - Robert Merrington
  • Brien Holden Institute of Vision


37 Pitt Street

Chronic Disease

29 Wee Waa St

Dundas Street Accommodation

Dundas Street

Gilbert Lodge Units Accommodation

Gilbert Street