Dr Jawaad & Dr Santhosh

Hunter Medical Practice Merriwa & Denman



Merriwa address is:

Cnr Brisbane & MacKenzie Streets


Ph: 02 65325013

Fax: 02 65325006


Denman address is:

51 – 53 Ogilvie Street


Ph: 65473955

Fax: 65471134

Operating Hours

Monday – Friday 8am – 6pm


Our Drs are:

Dr Noman Jawaad ( Principle) MBBS, MPH, DCH, RACGP

Dr Santhosh Kumar Sadashivappa MBBS



Our Practice Manager is :

Desly Alsleben


Our admin staff for Merriwa  are:

Carol Cronin & Stephanie Hook

Denman: Moya Ryan


Our Practice Nurses  for Merriwa are: Taylah Vicary ( RN) and Rebecca Zaffino ( RN) – women’s health

Denman: Taylah Vicary ( RN) and Rebecca Zaffino ( RN) – women’s health


We have a visiting Psychologist, Sharon Wells, in Merriwa every 2 weeks

We are open 5 days per week in Merriwa and Denman from 8am – 6pm


Our Staff are very accommodating and that’s why we start early to be able to see the patients before 9 am, before work and school, also our doctors are more than happy to stay back and have late appointments as well, to offer help to patients after 5 pm.


As well as routine consultations the following are available:

Women and Men’s Check-ups, skin checks, pap smears, nutritional advice, ECG – heart check, Minor surgery such as excising moles, skin cancers, suturing cuts etc, Antenatal care, Immunisations for children and adults, Vaccinations for travel requirements, Cryotherapy for sunspots and warts, Medicals for employment, licence renewals, travel insurance forms, centre link forms etc,

Blood collection – This can be done at any time during the day. . Pathology tests are bulk billed.


Home visits are available after contact with Dr Jawaad for regular patients whose condition prevents them from attending the surgery. After hours visits are offered if deemed necessary.

Categories: Emergency