Our Doctors

Dr Donna Tanchev MBBS FRACGP B.Psych (Hons)

Donna is a General Practitioner with a special interest in Family Planning & Women’s Health. 

Dr Tanchev specialises in Mirena/Cooper IUD and Implanon NXT fitting.  She has a special interest in Contraception, Sexual Health, Pregnancy Counselling and Menopause Management as well as Menstrual Irregularities.


Dr Donna Burgess has been in General Practice and a Surgical Assistant for over 27 years in Sydney until she relocated to the Gold Coast for a sea change with her family.

Donna’s interests are Women’s Health, Paediatrics, Sports Injuries and sensible aging, through non-surgical cosmetic procedures, such as Dermal Fillers, Peels, antiwrinkle treatments and medical grade products.  She also specialists in use of the Juliet Laser, a fast, hormone-free and painless treatment for unpleasant symptoms such as genital itching, irritation, poor vaginal lubrication, vaginal dryness and even pain during intercourse. 

Dr Burgess is also an examiner for the College of GP’s.

Dr Kudnarto Watson MBBS FRACGP

Kudnarto studied and completed her MBBS at Adelaide University in 2010 and moved to sunny Queensland in 2017 after completing her fellowship with the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners.

She has two years of Specialist Paediatric Training at the Women’s and Children’s Hospital in Adelaide.

Dr. Watson's areas of special interest include Women's Health, Chronic Disease Management, Prevention Health, Paediatrics and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health. She also specialises in Mirena/Copper IUD and Implanon NXT fitting.  She is the Naidoc Scholar of the year 2012 (South Australia) and a recipient of The Puggy Hunter Memorial Scholarship.

Dr Danielle Arabena 

Dr Danielle Arabena is a medical doctor, specialist, and educator, with a keen interest in women’s health, menstrual wellness, mental health and counselling, and childbirth. A GP of Torres Strait Islander descent, Danielle currently works at the Gold Coast Women’s Health clinic, and offers workshops, healing sessions and consultations. 

As an educator and advocate of Indigenous students, Danielle mentors Indigenous GP registrars and encourages students in remote communities to pursue careers in health. An engaging public speaker, Danielle has presented at several GP and Indigenous health conferences in Australia. 

Danielle embraces an integrated approach to medicine with a focus on holistic and preventative care.

Dr Alison Roughan - MBBS FRACGP Dip Obs Cert FPA

Dr Alison Roughan graduated from the University of Queensland, MBBS, in 1984.  She was awarded a Diploma of Obstetrics and Gynaecology while working at the Gold Coast Hospital  in 1988, a Fellowship of the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners in 1991 and a Certificate in Family Planning in 1995.

After working in Sydney, she returned to the Gold Coast in 1993 and has worked in General Practice since then.

Her particular areas of interest include all aspects of women’s health, preventive health care, antenatal care, contraception and menopause.

Dr Sallyann Bennett MBBS Cert FPA

Dr Sallyann Bennett is a GP with many years of experience in General Practice.

Her special interests are Women's Health, Antenatal Care and general health care.

We are currently seeking an experienced, dedicated procedural GP to join our growing team at Gold coast Women's Health Clinic! For more information about the role, click here.

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