Dr James Read

Dr James Read MBBS, FRACGP,  Grad Dip Rural GP, JCCA qualified GP anaesthetist

Areas of interest

  • Child Health (ADHD, Autism, Learning disorders, Food intolerances and allergy including colic and reflux)
  • Gastrointestinal disorders
  • Emotional and Mental Health
  • Weight Management and Diabetes
  • Chronic Fatigue/Fibromyalgia
  • Nutritional Interventions for chronic disease (Autoimmune disease and cancer)
  • Natural Hormone Management

Booking an appointment

Ring the surgery on 9418 1388 option 1 weekdays between 9am and 5pm.

New Patient Appointments

The initial appointment is approximately one and a half hours. Dr Read’s fee is $400 per hour on a pro rata basis.

New patients are required to fill in the questionnaire and email it to drjamesreadpghc@gmail.com. This email address is only for the purpose of  this questionnaire and is not monitored for results or communication. Please ring reception for all other communication.
Please fill in the online form below or if you prefer, please download Word version of the form and  email the form to  drjamesreadpghc@gmail.com. Please be advised that all other correspondence must go through reception by phoning (02) 9418 1388 option 1, communication not pertaining to the questionnaires sent via this email will not be actioned.

Click here for Word version New Patient Medical Questionnaire


Click here for Online New Patient Medical Questionnaire

Follow Up Consultation Questionnaire

Please download and email the follow-up questinnaire to drjamesreadpghc@gmail.com

Click here fore Word Version Follow-up Questionnaire


Click here fore Online Follow-Up Questionnaire

Current Patients

All patients are required to fill in the follow-up questionnaire and email to Dr Read  at drjamesreadpghc@gmail.com prior to attending every appointment.


Dr Read is available on Tuesdays through to Fridays 8.30am  – 5.30pm

More information about James

Dr Read is a teaching faculty member and the Vice President of the Australasian College of Nutritional and Environmental Medicine.

He is an internationally renowned presenter in clinical nutrition having taught in India, Malaysia, Singapore, Australia and New Zealand. He is a rural GP by trade where his scope of practice extends to Emergency Medicine, Obstetrics and Anaesthesia.

His real focus is on providing holistic healthcare integrating the best of nutritional, environmental and lifestyle medicine alongside mainstream western medicine in all his patients.

Approaches to treatment include examining and modifying lifestyle factors including diet, sleep and stress management. He also examines toxin exposure and utilises detoxification, nutritional supplementation including intravenous and individually compounded nutrients and hormonal therapies to treat a variety of clinical conditions

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