Practice Team

8 General Practitioners, working full and part time Monday to Saturday

Andrew Rushton
Dr Andrew Rushton

Dr Andrew Rushton

Andrew is an enthusiastic, passionate and motivated General Practitioner who prides himself on delivering high standards of care and health education.  He delivers his practise with care, compassion and professionalism.

Andrew had a varied career path in his earlier years but at the age of 24 followed his passion and lifelong ambition to study medicine. Andrew studied medicine in England and graduated from The University of Manchester in 2009.

Some of the roles that Andrew has undertaken during specialist general practitioner training are; cardiology, endocrinology, paediatrics, gynaecology, emergency medicine, orthopaedics, general surgery and ENT.

Andrew has undergone further training in HIV management and is an s100 prescriber for HIV antiretroviral therapy, sexual health, minor surgery and mental health.

Interests include:

  • Chronic disease management
  • Sexual health including prep prescribing, monitoring and HIV management
  • LGBTQI+ issue
  • Men’s health
  • Women’s health including Implanon insertion, removal and cervical screening
  • Paediatrics and vaccinations
  • IUD removal
  • Mental health
  • Wound management and minor surgery
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Dr Richard Chaney

Ric Chaney’s practice is now mainly focussed on sexual health and blood borne virus management. He also works part time as a sessional consultant in the Sexual Health Service at Royal Perth Hospital, and at HepatitisWA.

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Dr Teena Leonard

Teena grew up mainly in Perth, graduating from the University of Western Australia in 1985. Teena has been practising in North Perth for 22 years and enjoys all areas of general practice and regularly attends to several local aged care facilities. Outside of work Teena enjoys time spent at home with her family, catching up with friends and trying to stay fit.

Sam Maisey
Dr Samantha Maisey

Dr Samantha Maisey has been in general practice for 11 years. She studied at UWA and lives in the local community. A mother of 3, Sam has a strong interest in women’s and children’s health as well as sexual health and minor surgeries. Sam is one of four s100 HIV prescribing practitioners at View Street. Sam has worked in a variety of settings including immigration health, emergency medicine, and in rural WA. In her spare time Sam enjoys taking her dog to the park, reading and listening to podcasts.

Other areas of interest are a holistic approach to mental health and chronic disease management.

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Dr Indrani Saharay

Dr Indrani Saharay is a Fellow of the RACGP practising in General Practice, and has been based primarily in WA since 1998.

She has spent time working locally and in England and Ireland over her career in hospital medicine and general practice. Indrani is interested in medical conditions in all ages and families, with half her week spent as an assistant in Orthopaedic Surgery.

She has school age children, enjoys travel and is inspired by her father, who has been a country based surgeon for over 40 years. Indrani in fluent in Bengali.

Craig Shaw
Dr Craig Shaw

Craig studied medicine at Aberdeen University in Scotland, graduating in 1998.  He has worked in various roles including ENT, psychiatry, emergency medicine, general surgery, orthopaedics and sports injuries, with lots of experience in Paediatrics. Since moving to Perth, Craig has undertaken additional training in sexual health and HIV medicine and is a qualified s100 prescriber of HIV medications.  He has also gained further qualifications in skin cancer medicine, skin checks and minor surgery.

In his spare time you’re likely to find Craig either in the gym, at the beach or out with his two dogs. He has a passion for cooking and enjoys the occasional glass of fine wine or quality gin!

Other Special Interests:-

  • PrEP prescribing and monitoring
  • LGBTQI+ issues
  • Men’s health
  • Paediatrics
  • Mental health
  • Chronic disease management
  • Implanon insertion and removal
  • Sports injuries
  • Travel medicine
  • Ear, nose and throat medicine

Belinda Wozencroft
Dr Belinda Wozencroft

Dr Belinda Wozencroft is a General Practitioner with special interests in women’s health, sexual health, HIV medicine, and is an active PrEP prescriber. Originally, Belinda trained as a Registered Nurse and worked in remote Aboriginal communities before studying Medicine at UWA. Belinda has completed further post-graduate studies, which include Diploma of Obstetrics, Graduate Certificate in Women’s Health, and Diploma of Child Health. Belinda is registered as an s100 prescriber for antiretroviral medications for people living with HIV. She is the Principal at View Street Medical in North Perth.

Belinda is active in the local and national medical communities including as a board member for ASHM (Australian Society for HIV Medicine), NHSTAC member (National HIV Standards, Training and Accreditation Committee), and is a clinical council member at the North Metropolitan Primary Health Network.


  • HIV management
  • PrEP prescriber
  • Sexual health
  • Women’s health; including fertility, antenatal, and post natal care
  • Implanon insertion and removal
  • IUD removal
  • Paediatrics
  • Mental health
  • Chronic disease management
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Dr Matilda Oke

As of 7th January 2021 Dr Matilda Oke will be away from View Street Medical while she pursues further studies. Dr Matilda will return to the practice in early 2022.

Libby Gilchrist
Elizabeth Gilchrist RN; Nurse Manager

After graduating from Curtin University, whilst working at Fremantle Hospital, Libby found her passion for nursing in General Medicine. As a Clinical nurse she gained experience in a variety of medical specialties including Respiratory, Dermatology, Immunology, Infectious diseases, and palliative care. During this time she has also specialised in Diabetes Care.

Libby has obtained additional training a Paediatric Nursing Certificate from PMH  and loves the diversity and challenges of working in general practice. Libby has newer interests in HIV medicine and sexual health and continues to have a passion for Chronic Disease and Health promotion and is committed to evidence based care through ongoing education.

She holds an Immunisation Certificate; has undertaken the Asthma Educators course, and Spirometry training; Aural health and Ear Irrigation Course and is a member of the Australian Primary Health Nurses Association, Wounds Australia and affiliate member of ASHM.

Maryann Bass
Mary-Ann Bass; Practice Manager

Mary-Ann has been working as the Practice Manager at View Street since April 2019. She began working in health and community services 8 years ago, coordinating and managing general practices. She has gained  a diploma in mental health recovery and has also spent some time working within organisations to address the issue of homelessness in Perth. Mary-Ann enjoys working with diverse community groups, facilitating capacity within a team to engage and build relationships, as well has having a strong sense of business structure, operations and finance


Colleen Kirby
Social Worker; Colleen Kirby

Colleen Kirby joined the practice in January 2020. The WA Primary Health Alliance funded a new project to pilot social work in general practice, aiming to build capacity within the practice and to offer more individualised care to the patient.

Colleen has many years’ experience across several health sectors including mental health, child and adolescent health and disability. Social workers work with people who are vulnerable because of physical, emotional, psychological and environmental difficulties. The primary goal of social work is to assist patients and families in addressing social, emotional and financial factors that have a significant impact on health care and health status.

Colleen is available for Appointments on Wednesdays and Fridays at View Street Medical.

For any enquiries, please call: 08 9227 0170

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