Our Team

Doctors

Dr Sudheera Edirisinghe - MBBS, FRACGP

Dr Sudheera is friendly, approachable and thorough, always taking the time to listen and go through everything with his patients. 

He is also particularly lovely with children due to his calming and friendly nature. Dr Sudheera has graduated from University of Colombo, Sri Lanka in 1998 and worked in United Kingdom for 3 years before embarking career in Australia.

He worked in the Emergency Department at Ipswich General Hospital for 2 years as a registrar before he joined the General Practice. He has wide range of clinical experience in Emergency Medicine, ENT, Psychiatry, Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Surgery, Urology, Endocrinology, Geriatrics and Ophthalmology and rural Medicine.
He is a father of 2 children and enjoys attending kids sports activities during his spare time.

Dr Daniel Toft - MBBS, FRACGP

Dr Dan was born and raised in the Ipswich region, growing up on a small cattle farm in Marburg west of Ipswich and he graduated from James Cook University in Townsville.

For the past 10 years he has have lived and worked in many towns throughout Queensland including Townsville, Mackay, Burleigh heads and Cairns to name a few. He enjoys all aspects of general practice but has particular interests in Paediatrics and Geriatrics (both the ends of the spectrum!).

Dr Ashleigh Edwards - MBBS, FRACGP

Dr Ashleigh undertook her medical training in Townsville and Cairns with James Cook University before relocating to South East Queensland after the completion of her degree. She completed her residency locally at the Ipswich General Hospital and has spent the last three years working rurally as a GP in Toogoolawah and Laidley.

Dr Ashleigh enjoys all aspects of GP, especially women’s health and paediatrics. She loves the variety she can experience in any one day.

Dr Feri Mahani – MD, FRACGP

Dr Mahani graduated from Iran in 1999 and worked as a GP in Iran before moved to Australia in 2008. She started her career as a GP in Ipswich and worked in Yamanto since then.

Dr Mahani is interested in chronic illness management. She enjoys jogging and crafts in her spare time.

Dr. Peter Stickler - BSc (Hons), MPhil, PGCertBus, MBBS, JCCA (Anaes)

Dr. Stickler completed his medical training at The University of Queensland and has worked at several regions around Australia before settling in Ipswich. He completed his resident years at the PA Hospital and has recently completed his advanced skill in Anaesthesia. Throughout this time Dr. Stickler has maintained a keen interest in sports medicine and has maintained a teaching position with The University of Queensland since 2004. 

Dr. Stickler is especially interested in musculoskeletal medicine, dermatology, procedural medicine and pharmacology including general and acute-care medicine. 

Dr. Ali Shaikh, MBBS, MRCP (UK), FRACGP

Dr Shaikh completed his medical degree from Pakistan in 2008, moved to Australia in 2012, and started his journey by doing Masters of Public health in Sydney. He worked as RMO and Registrar in Bundaberg Base Hospital. He attained his MRCP (UK) Internal Medicine degree in 2016. He has also completed FRACGP in Australia in 2019. 

His special interests are Diagnosis and treatment of Skin cancer, chronic health conditions and kids health. He lives with his wife and two kids and enjoys playing cricket, travelling with family and reading.

Nurses

Miss Katherine Reugebrink – Practice Nurse

Katherine Graduated from Griffith University with a Bachelor of Nursing in 2013 and start her carrier at Winston Glades Family Practice in 2014. She recently completed a Graduate Certificate in Nursing (focusing on Primary Health Care) through the University of Queensland.

One of her many focuses within the practice is immunisations shortly after beginning within the practice she finished an Immunisation course through the University of Southern Queensland.

Throughout the years of nursing within the practice her day to day can consist of a range of care within many age groups from immunisations to wound care, health assessments, care plans and many more areas of care. Outside of work Katherine’s main interests are swimming, movies and try to see a new country every year.

Miss Caitlin Schostakowski – Practice Nurse

Caitlin graduated from the University of Southern Queensland with a bachelor of nursing in 2018, gaining some experience in the orthopaedics ward at Ipswich Hospital before becoming interested in the diversity of working in a general practice. She has completed an immunisation course through the Australian College of Nursing.

She is looking forward to being able to help patients with many aspects of their care including immunisations, assessments and wound care. Outside of work, Caitlin enjoys spending time with family and friends and travelling.

Practice Administration

Mrs Darshani Edirisinghe – Practice Manager

Dip in Practice Management

Darshi studied to become a Company Secretary and then she has changed her pathway to become a Practice Manager.

She has turned her passion for public health into an active pursuit of improved health outcomes and healthcare delivery.

Darshi truly believes that it is time for evolution in the healthcare industry. It is time to empower the individual with the tools for understanding and improving their own health, time to focus on the experience of healthcare and time to change the discussion from ‘help me, I’m sick’ to ‘help me stay well.’

Mrs Coralie Wiegand - Receptionist

Coralie was Ipswich-born, having grown up in the surrounds of Ipswich and continue to reside locally. Her medical administration experience covers some 20 years and she has been with Winston Glades Family Practice since 2014.

She enjoys spending time with her family and friends, like reading and walking for exercise (usually accompanied by a couple of small dogs).​

Miss Ashleigh Lowe – Receptionist

Ashleigh is a young local who has joined Winston Glades Family Practice in 2019. She is interested in the medical industry and has had experience since 2013. When she isn’t working she also enjoys cooking and spending time with friends and family.