Executive Profiles

The Gold Coast Medical Association Inc (GCMA) is the only local membership-based organisation that represents the broad interests of the medical community on Queensland’s Gold Coast, Australia.

GCMA maintains strong links and is a conduit for communications between the Federal and State AMA jurisdictions, and with other Regional Local Medical Associations.

In addition to promoting communication and networking among its members, including general practitioners and specialists, the Association has a pivotal role in local and national issues, serving as a vital link between the medical profession and the wider community.

Dr Sonu Haikerwal


5531 6033

General Practitioner

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Dr Maria Carla Coliat

Vice President

5591 1322

General Practitioner - Southport

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Dr Stephen Withers

Immediate Past President

5571 1322

Consultant in Paediatrics on the Coast and Consultant in Clinical Genetics in Brisbane & the Coast.

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Prof Philip Morris


5532 7655

Prof Philip Morris is qualified in psychiatry and addiction medicine.

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Dr Geoff Adsett


5578 6866

General Practitioner, Cardiac Dynamics, Mermaid Beach

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Prof Gordon Wright

Academic Representative

Director Anatomical Pathology GC University Hospital & Professor of Pathology Bond University

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Dr Jason Free

Public Representative

5564 6501

Jason Free is a General Surgeon specialising in Weight Loss and Hepato-Pancreatico-Biliary Surgery.

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Dr John Kearney OAM

Specialist Representative

5519 8319

Ophthalmologist at Gold Coast Eye Clinic, Southport

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Dr Ka-Kiu Cheung

GP Representative

General Practitioner

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Dr Prakash Appanna

GP Representative

5689 1212

General Practitioner, Emergency SMO and Skin Cancer Doctor Robina

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