Our Team

Our Practice Doctors

Dr Anthony Knight
MBBS, Dip Obs, (RANZCOG), Dip Anaes

Anthony has been practicing General Medicine since 1983. He is a family practitioner with special interests in Aged Care. When Tony isn’t at the clinic, he enjoys playing golf and following the AFL.

Dr David Rodgers
MB,BS, Dip Obs (RANZCOG), FACRRM

Dr David Rodgers (MB,BS Uni of Qld 1983, Dip Obs (Advanced) 1996, FACRRM 1996) is an experienced rural GP who has practiced in Benalla since 1998. He acquired the first Diploma of Obstetrics (Advanced) in 1996 and also has had 20 years experience in providing anaesthetics in a rural setting. Currently he has an interest in disability, mental health, addiction medicine and skin cancer diagnosis and treatment, as well as the full range of rural general practice. He one of the founders and current president of the Benalla based charity Capability Building Inc and also of EdSpace Education and Training Centre.

Dr Sarah Hancock
MBBS/BMedSci, DRANZCOG, FRACGP

Sarah is one of the practice owners. She is passionate about patient centred care and treats all her patients and staff with dignity, respect and compassion. She enjoys the constant variety that rural general practice provides.

Dr Sarah is currently not taking new patients.

Dr Belinda Lacy

Belinda is returning to Carrier Street Clinic in 2021 as a General Practice Registrar after enjoying working here as an intern in 2019. She has a keen interest in rural medicine, having grown up in North East Victoria. After initially studying international relations as an undergraduate and then working in school administration, Belinda was ready for a new challenge and went back to university to study medicine. Outside of work, Belinda keeps busy with her own family, as well as extended family and friends who live in the area.

Dr Paul Bumford

Paul has recently moved to Benalla to pursue a career as a rural GP. He qualified as a Doctor in Wales, before moving to Australia in 2019. Paul has most recently worked in Urgent Care and Emergency Departments throughout Victoria.
Paul has a keen interest in all aspects of rural and remote medicine, as well as sports medicine and mental health.
When not at work, he enjoys winery tours and long walks with his four legged friends.

Dr Archie Collyer

Archie Collyer is an experienced GP Anaesthetist registrar who has practiced in and out of Benalla since 2017. Having grown up in northeast Victoria, he has made his home in Benalla with his young family. He provides care for patients throughout their life stages with special interests in emergency and procedural medicine. He has trained in Anaesthetics at the Northern Hospital and provides emergency and elective anaesthetic services to the Benalla community. He also provides an epidural service for labouring women at Benalla Health.

Nurses

  • Erin Rogash      
  • Emily Wilson
  • Susan Wallace
  • Kelsey Wickham
  • Joanna Mauger
  • Maddison Barrett

Practice Manager

  • Amanda Croxford

Reception Staff        

  • Carlie Tonkin         
  • Kristen Begnone  
  • Andrea Hodge
  • Kerrie Nelson
  • Michelle Cooke
  • Rhiannon Lambden

Allied Health

The clinic offers a range of Allied Health Services including:

  • Podiatrist – Simone
  • Withdrawal nurse / Pharmacotherapy nurse

Visiting Specialists

  • Dr Terry Stubberfield – Paediatrician
  • Dr Shiranthini Perera – Paediatrician