Affordable Quality Healthcare You Can Trust, Just Ask Our Patients Combining Traditions Of The Past With Modern Innovation.

COVID-19 Update

COVID-19 (Coronavirus) precautions are taken: social distancing in the waiting room (chair are spaced, line not to cross at reception desk), plenty of hand sanitiser, upgraded daily cleaning schedule . If you have a fever OR sore throat/cough, shortness of breath, please call to schedule a telehealth/telephone appointment, do not come to the medical centre.

Welcome to Cairns West Medical Centre - your Medical Home

Cairns West Medical Centre is a small General Practice, with General Practitioners, an Advanced Practice Nurse, a Medical Practice Assistant and a range of Allied Health providers, as well as a Psychologists.

We are your medical home, providing patient-centred, continuous, comprehensive, coordinated and above all compassionate care.

An effective partnership recognizes the expertise that you, our patients, bring to the medical encounter, as well as the evidence base and medical judgment of your clinician and team. Our patients are engaged in shared decision making that respects their personal goals.

We are affordable and accessible, and committed to quality and safety in healthcare.

Our Team

Dr Peter Vanrietvelde

General Practitioner

Dr Masayuki Terazawa

General Practitioner

Rosemarie Deutschmann


Sari Szekely​


Makiko Omae

Team Coordinator

Practice Manager

Cairns West Medical Centre


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