Dr Charles Walker was the founder of Norwood Medical Centre in 1990. His special interests include: travel medicine, child health, sports medicine, age and palliative care. He is very welcoming to new patients.
Dr Alice Downie has recently moved from Launceston Medical Centre and is now consulting at Norwood Medical Centre. Dr Downie is a comprehensive General Practitioner, who has special interests in Women’s Health, Ophthalmology, Skin Cancers, Minor Procedures, Paediatrics and Sexual Health. Dr Downie has worked at the Launceston General Hospital, Alfred Hospital and Royal Women’s Hospital Victoria. She started her General Practice training in Melbourne working in St Kilda and Altona North. Part way through she did a Winston Churchill Fellowship looking at Eye Banking across the United Kingdom and United States of America. Alice loves procedural work and has completed a diploma in Obstetrics and Gynaecology. She enjoys caring for pregnant ladies and looking after them and their families. She has a good understanding of the needs of mothers and babies. Continuity of care and getting to know families is why Alice went into general practice. MBBS (Hons), FRACGP, BMedSci, DRANZCOG, Winston Churchill Fellow.
Dr Thomas started his professional life as a plumber and gasfitter prior to completing his secondary education at night school and gaining entry to Monash University, graduating in 2000. Since that time he has acquired a broad range of experience in areas such as emergency medicine, anaesthetics and ophthalmology before focusing on General Practice. His interests include spending time with family and pets, and at the beach, as well as MTB riding.