Drayton Medical Centre opened on Tuesday 25 August 2015 with two doctors, a practice manager, a practice nurse and a medical administration officer.
The medical centre services Toowoomba and the surrounding suburbs including Drayton, Cambooya, Wyreema, Westbrook, Greenmount, Nobby.
Drayton Medical Centre has since expanded in 2020 and opened a brand new second location upstairs in the Drayton Shopping Centre in the top carpark. This practice is where Dr Sweta Rani will be working.
Events and sponsorships
We are actively involved in community events and sponsorships. Each year Drayton Medical Centre sponsors Drayton State School’s DUX awards.
One of our recent sponsorships were a local event Hike to Heal for Mental Health and sponsor the local Toowoomba Warriors team.
If you have any sponsorship enquiries please feel free to contact us at [email protected]
You can trust our experienced doctors to provide personalised care for problems that a GP would normally check or diagnose.
Dr Anupam Kumar
MBBS DCH FRACGP
Dr Anupam Kumar graduated from the University of Bangalore, India in 2000 and after his internships during 2001 – 2003 he relocated to the UK. Dr Kumar worked in Haverfordwest and Hull Royal Infirmary focusing on Accident and Emergency, Orthopaedics and Trauma.
In 2006 Dr Kumar moved to Toowoomba where he worked at Toowoomba Hospital in Accident and Emergency and Paediatrics. From 2008, he has worked as a rural GP throughout Queensland and has special interests in Chronic Disease Management, Emergency Medicine, Paediatrics and Skin Cancer Medicine.
Dr Sweta Rani
MBBS DCH FRACGP
Dr Sweta Rani completed her MBBS in 2003 in India.
She moved to Australia in 2006.
She has worked at Bundaberg hospital and Toowoomba hospital in various departments.
She completed her Diploma in Child Health from Sydney University in 2014.
In 2016 she completed her training for FPAA certificate( Family planning Alliance Australia National Certificate in Reproductive and Sexual Health).
She attained her Fellowship of Royal College of GPs in 2017.
Dr Rani has special interests in:
- Chronic disease management
- Sexual and reproductive health
- Women’s Health
- Family planning
- Planned parenthood/unplanned pregnancies
- Children’s health
Registrar - Dr Inderpreet Kaur
Dr Inderpreet achieved her MBBS in 2010 in India and also holds a Diploma of Child Health.
Dr Inderpreet has worked in India, before moving to Australia in 2015 and working in Emergency and Paediatrics in Sydney Hospital. Dr Inderpreet started in General Practice in Chinchilla.
Her areas of interest include women’s health, paediatrics, and chronic disease management.
Dr Avinesh Upadhyay
Dr Avinesh achieved his MBBS in 2007 in China and a Masters in Health Service Management in 2012 in Australia. Dr Avinesh has worked in various departments in the Kathmandu Hospital in Nepal and also various departments in the QEII hospital in Brisbane, his areas of interest include Emergency Medicine, General Practice Medicine and Geriatric Medicine. Dr Avinesh has also worked in various outreach centres across Nepal.
Dr Ritesh Upadhyay
Dr Ritesh completed his MBBS from Multan, Pakistan in 2005 and got his general registration in Australia in 2008.
He has worked in Hervey Bay and Maryborough Hospitals. He has done a lot of work in Emergency having previously worked in Caboolture Hospital and Prince Charles Hospital emergency departments as well as Mater Paediatrics emergency department. He has a history of working with infectious diseases and respiratory medicine.
Dr Ritesh has also worked for care flight and the royal flying doctors service.
He has strong interests in paediatrics, chronic disease, emergency medicine, geriatric care and the overall well-being of the patient, being multilingual and having been exposed to many different cultural demographics helps him to achieve this.
Registrar - Dr Rajendra Gurung
Dr Rajendra achieved his MBBS in Bangladesh in 2004, with a Masters in Orthopaedics in 2011.
Dr Rajendra has worked in various hospitals in Nepal as a Junior Doctor before becoming an Orthopaedic registrar in 2008. He has since worked in Parkes NSW as a GP.
His areas of interests are Orthopaedics, Minor surgery, Skin checks/and Skin excisions, Paediatrics, Family Planning, and Chronic Disease Management.
Dr Rajendra holds certificates in Family Planning, Occupational Medicine, advanced skin cancer surgery and Advanced skin cancer medicine.
Registrar - Dr Edison Chong
Dr Edison Chong graduated from the University of Queensland in 2018. Prior to joining the GP training program, he was a hospital doctor at Redcliffe Hospital working in various departments. Prior to doing medicine, Edison was a physiotherapist in Canada running his own clinics. He has a Masters in physiotherapy and a Bachelor of Science (Honours) from the University of Toronto. He has a special interest in sports medicine.
Registrar - Dr Khairul Wara
Dr Wara originates from Bangladesh where she holds her MBBS in both a Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery. She also holds her part one FCPS qualification in Obstetrics and Gynaecology. Dr Wara has worked in paediatrics at Redland Hospital and has worked across multiple departments, including the Jubilee Hospital emergency ward for the past two years.
Dr Wara has a keen interest in Children’s Health, Family Planning, Obstetrics and Gynaecology.
Registrar - Dr Maria Ramzan
Dr Maria Ramzan gained her MBBS in Pakistan in 2012. Dr Maria worked in Bakht Heart and Surgical Centre in Pakistan for 2.5 years before commencing hospital rotations at Rockhampton Base Hospital in Australia across multiple departments.
Drayton Medical Centre offers high-quality service, modern facilities, expert medical care and friendly staff members.
Our nursing staff includes:
Our admin staff includes: