Dr Melissa Cave

General practitioner

Dr Melissa Cave came to Australia in 2014 and has worked in the Illawarra during that time delivering care to the residents of the local area. Dr Cave qualified as a doctor in 2008, gaining her GP qualification in 2013 in the UK. Having spent 4 years as a midwife in the UK prior to becoming a doctor, her specialist interests include women’s health, contraceptive services and being involved in antenatal shared care.

Her vision is to provide traditional style general practice in a relaxed and welcoming environment. Dr Cave understands the need to spend time with patients and openly avoids the throughput of patients that can happen at some medical centres.  

Dr Melissa Cave

Kelly Clarke

Practice manager/Practice nurse

Kelly has extensive experience as a practice nurse and has been delivering care to the residents of the Illawarra for over 15 years. She takes a pride in delivering high quality care to her patients and her empathetic nature and non- judgemental approach is openly received.

Kelly also assists in running the practice and helps to maintain the high standard of care the surgery provides.

Kelly Clarke

Jean Cave

Reception and Office manager

Jean came to Australia in 2017 to spend more time with her daughters who emigrated to Australia. Jean is very experienced in administrative and clerical work and assists the surgery on a part time basis.

Jean Cave