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DPA / MM 2
  • GP co-owned, well-established mixed billing practice with a 30-year history
  • DPA MM2 location
  • Immediate patient base due to long-standing GP retiring
  • Idyllic coastal lifestyle
  • 70%* of billings + competitive joining incentives
  • Great earning potential

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GP Opportunity

Join SmartClinics Smithfield, an AGPAL-accredited mixed billing practice in a bustling shopping centre a mere 15 minutes away from Cairns CBD. As a GP at SmartClinics Smithfield, you will benefit from a supportive environment, including seven spacious consulting rooms, well-equipped treatment rooms, on-site pathology, experienced nursing and reception teams, and a seasoned Practice Manager. The clinic boasts modern medical equipment, consumables, a thoughtfully designed waiting room, ample free parking, and ambulance access. We offer competitive remuneration with 70%* of billings and attractive joining incentives, ensuring a lucrative opportunity for growth and success.

Medical centre snapshot

  • Well-established mixed billing practice with a 30-year history
  • DPA MM2 location suitable for VR & Non-VR GPs
  • Immediate patient base due to the recent retirement of a long-standing GP
  • Established mixed billing practice with AGPAL accreditation
  • Supportive and collegial practice environment
  • Well-designed facilities, including seven spacious consulting rooms and fully equipped treatment rooms
  • On-site pathology services
  • Experienced team of nurses and medical reception staff
  • Dedicated Practice Manager ensuring smooth operations
  • Modern medical equipment and consumables
  • Spacious and inviting waiting room with ample free parking and ambulance access

The location

Welcome to Smithfield, a true tropical paradise! With the recent retirement of an experienced GP, an incoming doctor will have an immediate patient base and the opportunity to be fully booked from day one. Smithfield is centrally located only 15 minutes from Cairns CBD. The patient demographic is diverse, encompassing young families, working professionals, and an ageing local population. This coastal location offers proximity to the stunning Great Barrier Reef, excellent local schools, a wide selection of quality restaurants, a vibrant arts scene, and world-class nature. Embrace an idyllic coastal lifestyle as you make Smithfield your new home.

How Better Medical can support you

Better Medical is a doctor-led owner and operator of high-quality general practices across Australia.

We proudly offer high-quality management services and facilities for doctors and passionately believe that primary care needs to be locally focused. That is why our group of practices are locally managed, regionally connected, and centrally supported. Our ethos is simple – to support doctors to provide high-quality care to their patients and local communities.

We support some of Australia’s best GPs, and we pride ourselves on:

  • Ensuring the right cultural fit for both the GP and the practice;
  • Centralised expertise, including IT, marketing, human resources, and payroll;
  • The delivery of excellence in clinical care, underpinned by clinician support of our Clinical Advisory Board;
  • Great earning potential for doctors with competitive market rates;
  • Enabling doctors to manage and maintain flexible working schedules and promoting independence;
  • Providing opportunities for professional development, including the development of specialist skills;
  • Our commitment to technological innovation in primary care; and
  • Focussing on our people to make sure we’re looking after them.

For more information about Better Medical, please visit

How to show your interest

Please click the ‘Apply now’ button at the top of the screen and fill in the short Expression of Interest Form. We will be in contact shortly.

Alternatively, please call or email Claire Benfield for a confidential chat at 0423 828 110 or


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SmartClinics Smithfield Family Medical Centre
1-3 Faculty Cl
Smithfield QLD 4878

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