Our Doctors

No matter what your health concern, our doctors will look after the needs of you and your family with the highest level of professionalism, care and compassion.

Dr Indu Vetrivel

GENERAL PRACTITIONER
EXAMINING MEDICAL OFFICER
(RSHQ)
AUTHORISED HEALTH PROFESSIONAL (RAIL)

FRACGP, MRCGP, DRCOG, DFSRH

Dr Indu Vetrivel completed her medical degree (MBBS) in her home country India before immigrating to England where she completed her post-graduate qualifications. Whilst living in the UK for 12 years she worked as an associate tutor at the University of East Anglia, became a member of the Royal College of General Practitioners and Gynaecology (DRCOG) as well as a Diploma in Faculty of Sexual and Reproductive Health (DFSRH). She is trained in performing insertion and removals of subcutaneous implants and intrauterine devices (Implanon & Mirena’s).
Prior to relocating to Mackay she has undergone advanced obstetrics training and gynaecology training in Bathurst Base Hospital.

Dr Indu Vetrivel has a warm nature and places importance on providing a nurturing, supportive environment for her patients. She feels privileged and excited to serve the local community of Mackay as a GP.
She has relocated to Mackay with her husband and two children. Her Husband is an anaesthetist/intensivist working at Mackay Base Hospital. In her spare time, Dr Vetrivel enjoys spending time with her family and loves listening to music.

Book an appointment with Dr Indu Vetrivel

Dr Michael Boissezon

GENERAL PRACTITIONER &
OCCUPATIONAL PHYSICIAN REGISTRAR
DESIGNATED AVIATION MEDICAL EXAMINER
APPOINTED MEDICAL ADVISER (RSHQ)
AUTHORISED HEALTH PROFESSIONAL (RAIL)
MEDICAL REVIEW OFFICER (MRO)

MBBS (Hons), Master OccMed (MOEH), DAME , MRO, Dip AvMed

Dr Michael Boissezon is a general medical practitioner with post graduate training in General Practice, Aerospace and Occupational medicine with over 15 years of medical experience. Michael relocated to North Queensland with his family early in 2020 for a welcomed sea change.

Michael has undertaken formal post graduate education in Occupational & Environmental Medicine, Occupational Drug & Alcohol management as well as Aviation Medicine and has gained invaluable experience working in private Occupational Medicine clinics as well as for large national corporations including Qantas and the Civil Aviation Safety Authority of Australia.

Michael has also worked in several General Practice clinics along the east coast of Australia in both New South Wales and most recently in Queensland providing comprehensive medical care across all aspects of General Practice.

Michael holds membership of the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners, Royal Australian College of Physicians, Australian & New Zealand Society of Occupational Medicine, Australasian Medical Review Officers Association and the Australasian & American Society of Aerospace Medicine.
In his spare time he enjoys undertaking mindfulness activities including meditation, reading, travelling as well as flying.

Book an appointment with Dr Michael Boissezon

Dr Sumaira Aurooj

GENERAL PRACTITIONER

FRACGP, MBBS, Cert Skin Cancer Medicine

Dr Sumaira Aurooj is a local Mackay GP who has experience in all facets of General Practice with a strong focus on Mental health, Women’s Health, Skin Cancer and Chronic Disease Management.

Dr Aurooj graduated her medical degree in Pakistan before moving to Australia. She has since worked at the Mackay Base Hospital and other local GP clinics and completed her Fellowship through James Cook University (JCU).

Dr Aurooj is an accomplished GP with excellent communications skills and a kind, caring nature. She is settled in Mackay with her husband and young children and has lived and worked locally for the past 7 years.

Book an appointment with Dr Sumaira Aurooj

Dr Zahid Awan

SKIN CANCER DOCTOR &
GENERAL PRACTITIONER

FRACGP, MBBS, Diploma In Skin Cancer Surgery, Cert Dermoscopy, MSCOccHealth, Dip Prac Derm

Dr Zahid Awan is a highly skilled and experienced skin cancer doctor. He has completed a number of post graduate qualifications in skin cancer and dermatology.

Dr Awan is available for comprehensive skin check consultations and procedures only. No referral is needed.

By using dermatology software we can detect, document and monitor skin lesions for changes so you don’t have to.

Book an appointment with Dr Zahid Awan

Dr Manda Brits


APPOINTED MEDICAL ADVISOR (RSHQ)

Dr. Manda Brits graduated from the University of Pretoria, South Africa in 1974. She moved to Australia in 2008 along with her family and still loves it here in Mackay to this day.

She started with the clinic back in 2009 conducting both general practice consults and occupational health medicals.

Dr. Manda Brits has recently retired from General Practice in late 2020. She now focuses on her role as Appointed Medical Advisor for coal board medicals.

Support Staff

Harbour Road Medical is proud to have longstanding, experienced staff members focused on providing you with quality, friendly service.