Our Radiologists

Many of our radiologists have been with South Coast Radiology for decades. We pride ourselves on the experience and professionalism of our doctors, their commitment and dedication to providing unparalleled patient care and holding themselves as true leaders in their field. The longevity of the company is a testament to our radiologists and the long standing relationships formed over 50 years with our referring practitioners.

The radiologists of South Coast Radiology hold themselves to the highest professional standards and work closely with referring practitioners to provide each patient with expert, safe, accurate and individualized care.

Our doctors continue to develop their knowledge and expertise through a well supported professional development programme, regularly attending Australian and International Radiology Conferences and mini-fellowships to ensure they can offer the latest technologies and proficiencies to their patients.


Dr John Taylor

MBBS | FRANZCR

Miami Clinic Director

Dr John Taylor has been a Radiologist at South Coast Radiology for nearly 30 years.

John Taylor graduated from the School of Medicine at the University of Queensland in 1980 and completed his radiology training at the Royal Brisbane Hospital (1984–1988).

John joined South Coast Radiology as a partner in 1989. He has held Visiting Medical Officer positions at the Gold Coast and Tweed Districts Hospitals.

John’s interest areas include all aspects of radiology, especially echocardiography, routine interventional radiology, angiography and MRI.

John is actively involved in the practice, particularly in the areas of staff development and in-service training.


Dr David Homewood

MBBS | FRANZCR

Southport Clinic Director

Dr David Homewood has been a Radiologist at South Coast Radiology for nearly 30 years.

David Homewood graduated from the School of Medicine at the University of Queensland in 1981. David began his radiology training at the Greenslopes Repatriation Hospital, Princess Alexandra Hospital and Mater Children’s Hospital, all in Brisbane, before heading overseas where he completed his training as the Senior Radiology Registrar at the Royal Infirmary and Western General Hospital, Edinburgh, in 1989.

David returned to Australia as a Consultant Radiologist at the Greenslopes Repatriation Hospital in 1990, and later that year joined South Coast Radiology. He has held Visiting Medical Officer positions with the Gold Coast and Tweed District Hospitals.

David’s subspecialty interest areas include musculoskeletal imaging and neuroradiology. He maintains membership of the Australian Musculoskeletal Imaging Group, the Australian Society of Ultrasound and Medicine and the Australian and New Zealand Society of Neuroradiology.


Dr Bruce Jack

MBBS | FRANZCR

Dr Bruce Jack has been a Radiologist at South Coast Radiology for over 25 years.

Bruce Jack graduated from the University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand in 1983 and completed his radiology training at Auckland Hospital and Waikato Hospital, Hamilton (1987–1992).

Bruce moved to Australia to join South Coast Radiology in 1993 and became a partner in 1994. He has held Visiting Medical Officer positions at the Gold Coast and Tweed District Hospitals. His subspecialty interest areas include all aspects of radiology, especially MRI and echocardiography.

A sports enthusiast, Bruce enjoys a range of outdoor activities including mountain biking and running. He has completed the Gold Coast Marathon several times and enjoys all types of motorsports.


Dr Robert Mason

MBBS | FRANZCR

John Flynn Private Hospital Clinic Director

Dr Robert Mason has been a Radiologist at South Coast Radiology for nearly 25 years.

Robert Mason graduated from the School of Medicine at the University of Queensland in 1984. After graduation he worked as a General Practitioner (1987–1988) before training in radiology at the Greenslopes Repatriation Hospital, Brisbane (1989–1994).

Robert completed a Fellowship in Musculoskeletal and Neuroradiology, with a focus on MRI, at the University of Nebraska Medical Centre, Omaha, Nebraska, during an 18-month period between 1994 and 1996.

He returned to Australia to join South Coast Radiology in 1996 and became a partner in 1998. He has held Visiting Medical Officer positions at the Gold Coast and Tweed District Hospitals. His subspecialty interest areas include all aspects of MRI.

Robert is a regular contributor and presenter for professional education, benefiting CME seminars, Queensland Branch meetings of Orthopaedic Surgeons, Griffith University, the University of Queensland, in-house technical staff and local branches of the Australian Institute of Radiography.

Once a keen sailor and soccer player, Robert now devotes his leisure time to his wife and four children.


Dr Julie Broadfoot

MBBS | FRANZCR | DDU

Tweed Heads Clinic Director

Dr Julie Broadfoot has been a Radiologist at South Coast Radiology for over 25 years.

Julie Broadfoot graduated from the School of Medicine at Sydney University in 1983 and completed her radiology training in 1990. Julie was awarded a Diploma of Diagnostic Ultrasound by the Australian Society for Ultrasound in Medicine in 1988.

Julie moved to the Gold Coast and joined South Coast Radiology in 1994.

Julie has a particular interest in breast and women’s Imaging. Julie worked at Edinburgh as a breast-imaging consultant. She is currently a visiting medical officer at Queensland Breast Screen.

Julie lives at the far north coast of NSW, along with her family, and enjoys involvement in the dynamic Tweed Coast communities.


Dr Nicholas Hall

MBBS | FRANZCR

The Women’s Imaging Centre Clinic Director

Dr Nick Hall has been a Radiologist at South Coast Radiology for over 25 years.

Nick Hall graduated from the School of Medicine at the University of Queensland in 1986 and then trained in radiology at the Greenslopes Repatriation Hospital (1992–1994) and the Princess Alexandra Hospital (1995), both in Brisbane.

He continued his training as the Senior Radiology Registrar at the Queens Medical Centre and Nottingham City Hospital (1996–1997), where he gained valuable training in breast imaging and MRI.

Nick joined South Coast Radiology in 1997 and became a partner 2000. He has held Visiting Medical Officer positions at the Gold Coast and Tweed District Hospitals and is a current Visiting Medical Officer with Queensland BreastScreen.

His subspecialty interest areas include breast imaging and MRI.


Dr Adam Tonakie

MBBS | FRANZCR

Dr Adam Tonakie has been a Radiologist at South Coast Radiology for over 20 years.

Adam Tonakie graduated from the School of Medicine at the University of Queensland in 1986 and worked as a General Practitioner and RMO at the North West Private Hospital, Brisbane, before returning to the Mater Public Hospital to complete his radiology training in 1997.

Adam moved to the US to complete a Fellowship in Nuclear Medicine at the University of Michigan Medical Centre, Ann Arbor, Michigan. He returned to Australia to join South Coast Radiology in 1999.

Adam is a qualified Nuclear Medicine Specialist and his subspecialty interest areas include nuclear medicine oncology and cardiac imaging.

Married with four children, Adam loves to travel and enjoys a variety of sports.


Dr Kieran Frawley

MBBS | FRANZCR

Pindara Clinic Director

Dr Kieran Frawley has been a Radiologist at South Coast Radiology for nearly 20 years.

Kieran Frawley graduated from the School of Medicine at the University of Queensland in 1988, and completed his radiology training at the Mater Hospital, Brisbane, in 1996.

Kieran was awarded a fellowship in Paediatric Radiology at the Children’s Hospital at Westmead, Sydney (1996) and then moved to the US where he worked at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Centre, Ohio (1997-1998). Kieran started as a consultant radiologist at South Coast Radiology in 1998, and joined the company on a part-time basis in 2000. He continues to work as a staff radiologist at the Royal Children’s Hospital, Brisbane.

Kieran has a keen interest in all facets of paediatric radiology, and his subspecialty interest areas include neuroradiology and emerging paediatric-imaging techniques.

Kieran is married with three children and has been involved in many sports, but these days he is more likely to be a spectator than participating.


Dr Gerry Bensoussan

MBBS | FRANZCR

Dr Gerry Bensoussan has been a Radiologist at South Coast Radiology for nearly 20 years.

Gerry Bensoussan graduated from the School of Medicine at the University of New South Wales in 1985 and trained in radiology at the Royal Brisbane Hospital (1992–1995) and the John Hunter Hospital, Newcastle (1996).

Gerry worked as a Staff Radiologist at Mackay Medical Imaging before joining South Coast Radiology in 2000. He is a current Visiting Medical Officer with Queensland BreastScreen. His subspecialty interest areas include trauma and breast imaging, and interventional radiology.

In 1991 Gerry was awarded the Glaxo Prize for Excellence in Clinical Teaching.

In his spare time Gerry enjoys reading and spending time with his extended family.


Dr Angus Watts

MBBS (UQ), FRANZCR

Robina Clinic Director

Dr Angus Watts has been a Radiologist at South Coast Radiology for over 15 years.

Angus Watts graduated from the School of Medicine at University of Queensland, and went on to complete 3 years of residency at the Gold Coast Hospital including a year of Emergency Medicine, and spent a year in General Practice in Brisbane. He completed his 5 years of Radiology training at Royal Brisbane Hospital, including Fellowships in interventional radiology and musculoskeletal imaging, then moved to the Gold Coast to join South Coast Radiology in 2004, becoming a partner in 2006. Angus is currently Managing Partner for the practice, and has been involved in management and marketing for a number of years. His subspecialty interest areas include musculoskeletal MRI and interventional radiology.

Angus is actively involved in medical education on the Gold Coast, having served as a Senior Lecturer at Griffith University, and is a regular presenter at medical education meetings including the Gold Coast Division of General Practice, Pindara Hospital and SCR Radiology Education Meetings. He has also been a presenter at the Australasian College of Radiology National Scientific Convention and has had research published in Australasian Radiology.

A rugby tragic, Angus has an active interest in a variety of sports, currently playing competitive seniors rugby with Currumbin Alleygators, occasional touch football, and is a keen surfer, having surfed numerous exotic breaks around the globe in his travels. He is a keen skier and photographer, and enjoys spending quality downtime with his two beautiful daughters.


Dr Sally Sojan

MBBS | FRANZCR

Darling Downs Clinic Director

Dr Sally Sojan has been a Radiologist at South Coast Radiology for over 15 years.

Sally Sojan graduated from the School of Medicine at the University of Queensland and trained in radiology at Princess Alexandra Hospital, Brisbane. She then moved to Adelaide to train in nuclear medicine and PET at the Royal Adelaide Hospital where she also completed an MRI fellowship.

Sally’s subspecialty interest areas include nuclear medicine and musculoskeletal MRI.

In her spare time Sally enjoys swimming and cycling.


Dr Eamonn McAteer

MRCP | DMRD (ED) | FRCR | FRANZCR

Eamonn McAteer graduated from the School of Medicine at Queens University, Belfast, in 1981 and trained in radiology at Royal Victoria Hospital, Belfast (1982–1986). He completed his radiology training at the Royal Infirmary and the Western General Hospital, Edinburgh.

Eamonn obtained a fellowship in CT and MRI from Cambridge University in 1991. He was a staff radiologist and Director of Breast Screening at Craigavon Area Hospital, Ireland (1992–2005) and a senior lecturer at Queens University, Belfast (1999–2002).

Eamonn moved to the Gold Coast to join South Coast Radiology in 2006.

His subspecialty interest areas include breast imaging, gastrointestinal and genitourinary radiology and associated interventional procedures. He is a strong contributor and supporter of web-based radiology education.

Eamonn enjoys cycling, snow skiing and other family sporting activities.


Dr Yu Ming Tang

Smith Street Clinic Director

Dr Yu-Ming Tang has been a Radiologist at South Coast Radiology for over 15 years.

Yu-Ming Tang graduated from the School of Medicine at the University of Queensland (1997), and trained in radiology at Princess Alexandra Hospital, Brisbane and the Gold Coast Hospital. He then completed a fellowship in MRI and cross-sectional intervention, with an emphasis on neuroradiology, body and musculoskeletal radiology.  He has also completed further visiting fellowships in body & musculoskeletal MRI in USA.

His subspecialty interests areas include musculoskeletal imaging (sports medicine) and intervention, and more recently in Pelvic MRI. He is accredited by the SCCT (USA) and Australian Conjoint Committee for Cardiac CT.

Yu-Ming is one of only a few Australian radiologists with first-author publications in both the American Journal of Roentgenology (AJR) and American Journal of Neuroradiology (AJNR). He also has publications in the Australasian Radiology, Skeletal Radiology and Spinal Cord.

He has presented at several conferences, including RANZCR Annual Scientific meetings and Symposium Neuroradiologicum and was awarded the diagnostic imaging prize for Best Radiology Research Paper, at the RANZCR Annual Scientific Meeting, in 2005.

Yu-Ming has been actively involved in teaching radiology registrars and  medical practitioners, and also regularly presents at local medical meetings and conferences.

Yu-Ming enjoys a variety of outdoor activities, including tennis, cycling and golf. He and his family enjoy travel especially cruises.


Dr Philippa Shine

B. Sc | MB, ChB | FRANZCR

Runaway Bay Clinic Director

Dr Philippa Shine has been a Radiologist at South Coast Radiology for nearly 15 years.

Philippa Shine graduated from the School of Medicine at the University of Otago, Dunedin, in 1987 and completed her training in radiology at Auckland Hospital in 1996. She worked as a consultant paediatric radiologist at Starship Children’s Hospital, Auckland (1996–2005), while also working as a general radiologist at Mercy Radiology, Auckland.

Philippa and her family moved to Australia in early 2005, to work with Queensland X-ray Services, before joining South Coast Radiology in early 2006. Her subspecialty interest areas include paediatric and women’s imaging.

In her spare time, Philippa spends busy weekends with her family enjoying a typical Southeast Queensland lifestyle. Her sporting interests include tennis and boating.


Dr Allan Lu

MBBS | FRANZCR

South Coast Radiology Clinical Director

Allan Lu graduated from the School of Medicine at the University of Queensland in 1997. He completed his radiology training at the Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital in 2006. Allan completed his neuroradiology fellowship at the University of Maryland Medical Centre, Baltimore. His subspecialty interest areas include neuroradiology, head and neck imaging.

In his spare time, Allan enjoys spending time with his family.


Dr Fritz Weilbach

MB ChB | Mmed (RadD) | FRANZC

Mackay Clinic Director

Johan Weilbach (Fritz) graduated from the School of Medicine at the University of the Orange Free State, Bloemfontein, South Africa, in 1985. He lives in Mackay and is our radiologist at the Mackay Radiology practice.

Fritz trained in radiology at the University of the Free State and at Universitas, National and Pelonomi Hospitals, Bloemfontein (1991–1995). He has worked as a diagnostic radiologist in South Africa, New Zealand and Australia.

Fritz has a keen interest in all facets of radiology, with subspecialty interests in MRI, CT, ultrasound and image-guided intervention. His special medical interests are sports medicine, orthopaedics and oncology.

Fritz enjoys watching sport in general and all codes of football but his favourite, by far, is rugby union.


Dr Anand Gaikwad

MBBS | DNB| DMRD| DMRE | FRANZCR

Dr Anand Gaikwak graduated from the University of Pune, INDIA and completed his radiology training at the University of Mumbai and National Board of Examinations, New Delhi, INDIA. He also completed subspecialty clinical fellowships in Oncologic Imaging (National Cancer Centre, Singapore), Thoracic Imaging (University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Canada) and Cross-sectional Imaging (McMaster University, Hamilton, Canada). He brings with him a wealth of experience in all aspects of Radiology and his sub speciality areas include Thoracic and Abdominal Imaging. Dr Gaikwad’s knowledge will support the comprehensive range of services offered at Mackay Radiology.  Dr Gaikwad is looking forward to working with the local referrers, being involved in the local medical community, playing an active role in medical education and continuing Mackay Radiology’s dedication in providing the highest quality service in a professional and friendly manner.  Dr Gaikwad attained his fellowship with Royal Australian and New Zealand college of Radiologists (FRANZCR).


Dr Ashley Walton

MBBS | FRANZCR

Southport Clinic Director (Nuc Med and PET)

Ash Walton graduated from the University of Sydney and went on to complete his Diagnostic Radiology qualifications in Canberra at The Canberra Hospital.   He was a clinical skills tutor at Australian National University Medical School and also involved in Radiology Registrar teaching at the Canberra Hospital and Hunter New England Area Health Service.  Ashley also completed advanced training in Nuclear Medicine and PET CT at the John Hunter Hospital, Newcastle and The Royal Brisbane and Womens Hospital, Brisbane.

His professional interests include all facets of nuclear medicine and PET, including oncologic imaging and oncologic interventions.  He is interested in advancing the role of nuclear medicine in multimodality imaging of disease and also has a keen interest in registrar teaching. Ashley will be based on the Gold Coast and is a welcome addition to our extensive team of Radiologists.


Dr Rasha Al-Zuhairy

MBBS | FRCR (UK) | FRANZCR | MSc. MEDICAL ULTRASOUND

Rasha Al-Zuhairy maintains membership of The Royal Australian & NZ College of Radiologist, Royal College of Radiologist- UK, British Medical Ultrasound Society- UK, the Australian Society of Ultrasound.

Rasha graduated with an MBBS degree from school of medicine in 1997.  She was awarded a Masters degree in ultrasound training at Imperial College-University of London ,Hammersmith Hospital, London in 2004, and completed her radiology training in 2007 FRCR (UK).

Rasha moved to the Gold Coast in 2008, and later she  joined Department of  Radiology -Gold Coast University Hospital as a fellow where she enrolled in the training program of the Royal Australian and NZ  College of Radiologists , she completed her FRANZCR in 2011.

She has held a consultant Radiologist  positions with the Gold Coast and Tweed District Hospitals.  Subsequently she has been working as full time consultant radiologist at the Department of  Radiology -Gold Coast University Hospital.

Rasha joined South Coast Radiology as part time consultant radiologist with special interest in Breast Imaging, in 2014.

Her subspecialty interest areas include Breast Imaging , she also has accreditation as a visiting medical officer with QLD Breast Screen.


Dr Brett Sounness

BSc| MBBS| FRANZCR

Brett Sounness graduated from the School of Medicine at the University of Queensland and trained in radiology at the John Hunter Hospital (2006-2011)

He completed MRI and Paediatric Nuclear Medicine fellowships at the Children’s Hospital Westmead and Monash Health. During his fellowship years Brett developed strong interest and abilities in oncological imaging and nuclear medicine therapies.  Brett has a keen interest in teaching which has included registrar, medical student and IMG teaching.

Brett has an interest in Dementia imaging with extensive experience in MRI, SPECT and PET dementia imaging. He was the driving force at SCR behind amyloid imaging at the Gold Coast.

In his spare time, Brett enjoys ocean swimming and cycling.


Dr Naomi Tracey

MBBS| FRAZNCR

Naomi Tracey graduated from the School of Medicine at the University of Queensland in 1998.   She worked as a Radiology Registrar at the Princess Alexandra Hospital, Brisbane and Gold Coast Hospital prior to joining South Coast Radiology in 2014.

Her subspecialty interests include Breast Imaging and Prostate MRI

In her spare time she enjoys reading and spending time with her young family.


Dr Brunie Danga-Christian

Brunie Danga-Christian graduated MBBS, from the University of Papua New Guinea 1983.

She then worked as a consultant General Physician at Port Moresby Base Hospital before commencing Radiology training at Flinders Medical Centre, Adelaide, SA.

Brunie obtained her FRANZCR as a general radiologist, and in 2003 worked at Cairns Base Hospital before leaving for private practice in 2006.

Brunie is a keen footballer and represented Eastern Suburbs Sydney and South Australia in the State and National Titles and Arafura Games, and also represented PNG in a World Cup. She now enjoys cycling for exercise.


Dr Patrick Edwin

MBBS  |  FRCR  |  FRANZCR

Patrick Edwin completed his specialist training in clinical radiology at the Mersey Deanery in the Northwest of England after graduating from the prestigious St. John’s Medical College Bangalore.

Subsequently, he completed a fellowship in abdominal imaging and non-vascular intervention at Duke University Medical Center, North Carolina.

A general radiologist, his areas of interest include abdominal and pelvic MRI, image guided interventions, oncologic and chest imaging. He is a staff specialist at the Gold Coast and Robina Hospitals, and is a keen teacher to registrars, medical students and allied health professionals. Patrick is an examiner for the FRANZCR part 2.

Patrick spends his spare time with his family. He is a keen long-distance runner and follows the fortunes of Liverpool Football Club, the North Queensland Cowboys and cricket in any form.


Dr Moses Beh

MBBS | MRAD | FRCR | FRANZCR | FAANMS

Moses Beh completed his medical training at the University of Malaya in Malaysia, and graduated with a masters of radiology in 2010. He was admitted as a fellow of the Royal College of Radiologists (UK) in the same year.

He then obtained his fellowship in Diagnostic Radiology and Fellowship in Nuclear Medicine from Flinders Medical Centre and Royal Adelaide Hospital in 2013. Moses worked as a radiologist at Bensons Radiology in 2014 and IMED Network in 2015 before moving to the Gold Coast and joining South Coast Radiology. His subspecialties include Nuclear Medicine, and has a keen interest in MSK, body MRI and metabolic imaging.

In his spare time Moses enjoys all sorts of outdoors activities including gardening, swimming, hiking, cycling and travelling.


Dr Michael Chan

MBChB | FRANZCR

Palm Beach Clinic Director

Michael Chan graduated from University of Otago, NZ in 2004.

He then completed his radiology training in Dunedin Hospital from 2007 to 2011, and completed a Body Imaging and Intervention Fellowship in Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital in Perth in 2012. He is also a member of the Interventional Radiology Society of Australasia (IRSA).

Michael worked for SKG Radiology in WA from 2013, before joining South Coast Radiology in 2017. His subspecialty interest areas include abdominal and vascular imaging, and intervention.

In his spare time he would like to explore different parts of Queensland and watch a good show at QPAC Brisbane.


Dr Jacqueline Doherty

BAppSc(MRT) | MBBS | FRANZCR

Jacqui Doherty graduated from University of Queensland Medical School in 2007, and subsequently worked at the Gold Coast and Mount Isa Hospitals. She trained in Radiology at the Gold Coast Hospital, Robina and Gold Coast University Hospital, and completed a mini-fellowship at The Women’s Imaging Centre in breast imaging prior to starting with South Coast Radiology as a consultant.

She has a keen interest in all aspects of radiology, particularly women’s imaging and general interventional techniques.  She is passionate about helping to make the patient’s experience as comfortable as possible.

Married with three young children, she enjoys time at the beach and boating activities, alongside cooking and travel.


Dr Rajesh Khujneri

MBBS  |  DMRD  |  FRCR  |  FRANZCR

Raj Khujneri graduated from MGM medical College Indore, India then completed Post graduation in Radiology from KMC Hospital Manipal, India. He then moved to Kenya to start the first ever MRI in East Africa. Dr Khujneri was involved in teaching MRI in Kenya at the University of Nairobi as a Hon Lecturer.

He subsequently completed FRCR London, UK in 2006 and worked in the NHS UK for 3 years mainly at St Georges University Hospital and Queen Elizabeth Hospital.

Rajesh completed FRANZCR Australia in 2012 and worked in Perth, Melbourne and the Central Coast. He was actively involved in educating Prostate MRI in Perth and performed the first MRI guided prostate biopsy in Western Australia, before joining South Coast Radiology in April 2018. Rajesh has special interest in MSK, Neuro and MRI prostate.

In his free time, Raj has interest in playing cricket, doing yoga and singing.


Dr Philip Edwards

MA | MB | BChir | AFOM | FRCS | FRCR | FRANZCR

Philip Edwards is a graduate of Oxford University and attended Cambridge University School and Medicine where he trained in Surgery and subsequently Radiology, becoming the University’s first Fellow in Interventional Radiology. Dr Edwards has spent over a decade in a private practice on the East Coast of the United States before moving to Sydney in 2014 where he worked at the Royal North Shore Hospital.

Areas of particular interest within Interventional Radiology include vascular access and hepatobiliary intervention.


Dr Anitia McNamee