Education & training
Dr Azim Al Khemesy graduated with a MBChB degree in 1998. He completed his internship and 3-year residency at Launceston General Hospital from 2002, then went on join General Practice training. Dr Al Khemesy acquired his RACGP fellowship in 2007, then went on to work as a RACGP examiner from 2009-2013. His other roles included being a Clinical Senior Lecturer at Wollongong University, and training supervisor of RACGP registrars, alongside managing the practice with Dr Shah since 2012. Dr Al Khemesy is passionate about teaching, quality improvement, and risk management.
General practitioner treats patients of all ages from newborn babies to elderly people. GP have an important role to play in the management of acute care, chronic diseases and the treatment of patients with multiple health conditions. General practitioner (GP) treat all common medical conditions and refer patients to hospitals and other medical services for urgent and specialist treatment. Another important part of the work of a GP is preventative medicine and health promotion, include child immunisation and lifestyle modification.