Dr. Soheil Torktorabi


Dr Torktorabi came to Australia from Iran in 2006 and re-located to Melbourne where he worked for RMIT University. He speaks English, Persian, Dari and Arabic and has an extensive range of clinical experience including research projects with selective universities. In 2005 he completed an acupuncture internship at Shanghai University in Shanghai. Soheil has gained recognition from the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners to become an accredited medical acupuncture practitioner. His other interests include paediatrics and children with disabilities, dermatology, family medicine, preventative medicine and management of chronic disease and skin cancer treatment & procedures.

Areas of interest:

  • Skin cancer Checks
  • Skin cancer surgery
  • Skin cancer management
  • General medicine
  • General practice
  • Acupuncture
  • Dermatology

Dr. Dushyant Chauhan


Dr Dushyant Chauhan MBBS, FRACGP, MD (Canada), Accredited with Skin Cancer College Australasia (SCCA), Dip Emergency Medicine (Trinidad).

Dr Dushyant Chauhan (Dr Dash) graduated from the University of The West Indies and worked in Trinidad as a Senior Registrar in Emergency Medicine for 10 years, where he completed Diploma in Emergency medicine.

He eventually attained Canadian Medical Board certification and also completed Advanced Cardiology Life Support (ACLS) Instructor course with the American Heart Association, Mt Sinai Hospital, Toronto, Canada.

In Australia, Dr Chauhan commenced employment as a Registrar in Emergency Medicine in Gladstone QLD, while there, he started his training for Diploma in Emergency Medicine with ACEM. At the same time he pursued fellowship training with RACGP and successfully attained FRACGP.

After entering into General Practice he discovered his passion for Skin Cancer Medicine and completed Advanced certificate in Dermoscopy and Skin cancer medicine with SCCA. He is currently pursuing Advanced Diploma in Cosmetic medicine with Healthcert, Australia.

He enjoys all aspects of General Practice, with particular interest in Emergency medicine, Anti-wrinkle injections, PRP joint injections, Skin cancer excisions including flaps/grafts.

Outside work he enjoys Motorsports, Aero modelling and learning to fly.

Dr. ‘Dash’ Bulk bills all skin checks.

Areas of interest:

  • Skin cancer
  • Anti wrinkle injections
  • PRP injections
  • Trauma and Emergency medicine

Dr. Meenal Sukhwal

DCH, MBBS, FRACGP, Accredited with Skin Cancer College of Australasia (SCCA)

Speaks English, Gujarati, Hindi, and Russian

Dr Meenal is an experienced GP with over 12 years of experience.

She has worked in various hospitals in QLD and NSW including Rockhampton & Gladstone Hospital, Westmead Hospital, Lismore Hospital, Woy Woy Rehab and Gosford Hospital before joining General Practice.

While training in General Practice, she completed (Certificate in Dermoscopy, Advanced Certificate in Dermoscopy, Certificate in Skin Cancer Medicine, Advanced workshop in Skin cancer medicine) with SCCA .

She enjoys teaching and has been a supervisor for GP trainees in past.

At present, she is pursuing Advanced Diploma in Aesthetic medicine with Healthcert. Dr. Meenal Sukhwal enjoys all aspects of General Practice, including Women’s health, Skin checks, Mental Health , Skin cancer excisions, Small procedures (Toenail excisions, contraceptive implants, sebaceous cyst/lipoma excisions).

Outside her work, she loves to travel, try different cuisines and meditate.

She bulk bills all skin checks.


Dr. Seham Ayad


Dr S. Ayad is an experienced female general practitioner who been practicing in New Zealand and Australia for many years. She is a fellow of the royal New Zealand and Australian College of General Practitioners.

Dr Ayad strives to see her patients healthy and well, some  of her areas of interest are:

  • Women’s health
  • Cosmetics
  • Paediatrics
  • Iron infusions and IV Fluids
  • Mirena, Kyleena and Copper IUD insertion/removal
  • Removal of skin lesions and lumps
  • Weight management
  • Natural and herbal medicine
  • Diet and different ailments
  • Sports medicine
  • Emergency medicine
  • Fractures

Dr Ayad speaks French, English, and Arabic


Dr. Archana Kothari


Dr Archana Kothari has treasured her experiences of working in India and for the Singaporean government before moving to Australia. Dr Kothari has had experience in treating patients from all socio-economic strata and has worked in corporate medicine in varied fields including emergency medicine, occupational health and the blood bank.

Dr Kothari is a qualified FRACGP and is licensed to as an Aviation Medical examiner for the Civil Aviation Safety Authority (CASA). Archana has advanced training in mental health which allows her to access all of the services available through the Health Insurance Commission (Medicare).

DR Kothari also offers anti-wrinkle injections

Dr Archana Kothari’s special interests include chronic disease management, women’s health, mental health and aviation medicine.

Outside work Dr Kothari enjoys spending time with her family and keeps herself fit with her other interests include dancing and kayaking.

No doubt patients will appreciate the knowledge, experience and care that Dr Archana Kothari brings to Main Beach.


Dr. Pankaj Kothari


Dr Pankaj Kothari is an experienced General Practitioner with a background in women’s health. He has worked in India as an MD in Obstetrics and Gynaecology for 15 years and has delivered over 3,000 babies.

​Dr PK has a special interest in women’s health, men’s health, surgical procedures, and chronic disease management.

Outside work he likes to spend quality time with his family and friends.

​He specialises in a range of general practice with years of experience in:

General Medicine Chronic Disease Management Minor Procedures Men’s and Women’s Health, Fertility Planning, Mental Health . He is a caring and very friendly to talk to, but also very popular amongst his patients.

Dr. Danika Fietz

MBBS(Melb), MMed(Skin Cancer)(Qld), BNHons1(Syd), FRACGP, FSCI

Dr Danika was initially an intensive care nurse and went on to graduate from medical school, receiving MBBS (Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery) from University of Melbourne in 2004. She was later awarded Fellowship in General Practice from Royal Australian College of Practitioners (FRACGP) and having further undergone training; she received her Master of Medicine (Skin Cancer) from University of Queensland in 2012. As a result, Dr Danika has been dedicated to skin cancer diagnosis and management ever since.

Dr Danika has presented at skin cancer conferences and published research in the field. She has continued to update her knowledge regularly having done further skin cancer education and training certificates in skin surgery, histopathology and dermoscopy plus, she also attends skin cancer conferences each year.
More recently, to add some variety, Dr Danika assisted in the Covid-19 response as a Clinical Forensic Physician and has almost completed a Graduate Diploma in Forensic Medicine.

However, she is excited to get back to what she loves. Dr Danika looks forward to being able to continue skin cancer diagnosis and management for her respected past patients as well as meet patients who are new to her and who choose to attend Tedder Avenue Medical Practice for a full skin check or spot check appointment.

Areas of interest:

  • Skin cancer
  • Skin cancer Checks
  • Skin cancer surgery
  • Skin cancer management

Dr. Maritza Font Echevarria


Dr Font is from Cuba and speaks fluent Spanish and has special interests in Obstetrics, Paediatrics & Women’s Health. She has been supervisor for medical students.

Areas of Interest

  • Geriatric medicine
  • Preventative health care
  • Family medicine
  • Womens health
  • Child and family health
  • Paediatric Health

Dr. Niles Donley


Dr Niles Donley joined our team at Tedder Avenue Medical Practice after he relocating from Brisbane to the Gold Coast

Dr Niles Donley is an Australian-based health professional. Niles is trained as a GP (General Practitioner). Dr Donley graduated in Australia, in QLD and has been working in Brisbane), before moving down to the GC.

He specialises in a range of general practice with years of experience in:

  • General Medicine
  • Minor Procedures
  • Mental Health
  • Skin cancer treatment
  • Chronic Disease Management
  • Men’s Health

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