Our Team

Sydney Street Medical Team

We wish to advise that our practice in now under new management and ownership. Whilst you may see some changes about the place, please be assured that we will continue to deliver the same efficient and friendly health care you are used to. Please welcome our new staff and if you have any concerns please do not hesitate to let us know. We look forward to continuing to assist you with your healthcare needs now and in the future.

Meet the Team

Dr Shuren Taylor

Clinical Director


Dr Shuren Taylor has more than 25 years working experience as a doctor, has gained her GP fellowship and also a diploma in child health.

She has a special interest in chronic disease management, women and children’s health.

Shuren is passionate about supporting and educating medical students and GP Registrars. As part of her commitment in nurturing upcoming doctors, Dr Taylor will often have medical students assisting her during consultations and mentoring GP Registrars participating in the JCU GP Training program. Her devotion to these training programs has led her to become a JCU GP Training Supervisor with a vision in attracting and retaining GPs within our beautiful region.


  • English

  • Mandarin

Areas of Interest

  • Women and Children’s health
  • Management of Chronic Disease
  • General Family Medicine

Dr Samantha Rayner

MBBS, MMed Public Health, PGrad Dip Surg Anat

Meet Dr Samantha Rayner, a born and bred Queenslander. Sam has a long history in musculoskeletal medicine and has worked in Orthopaedics for many years. She has a special interest in skin cancer detection and management including surgical options. Sam is also available for general medicine and chronic disease management appointments.


  • English

Areas of Interest

  • Skin cancer management
  • Skin cancer Checks

  • Orthopaedics

  • Musculoskeletal medicine

Dr Shagufta Hasan


Dr Shagufta Hasan moved to Australia from Bangladesh and has over 12 years’ experience as a general practitioner. After moving from New South Wales to Mackay with her lovely family, Shagufta worked at the Mackay Base Hospital and as a General Practitioner. Shagufta enjoys spending time with her family and likes to travel. Special Interests include Women’s and Children’s Health & Chronic Disease Management. Shagufta has extensive experience with Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander Health.


  • English

  • Hindi
  • Bangla

Areas of Interest

  • Mental health
  • Indigenous health

  • Women and Children’s health

  • Management of Chronic Disease

Dr Chon Man (Jeff) Chu


Dr Jeff Chu completed his medical training with the University of Queensland and worked around Australia, including Brisbane, Kingaroy and Darwin. Dr Jeff and his wife loved the Mackay region so much they decided to settle here and even welcomed their first child.

Dr Jeff enjoys helping people to understand their own health and to be a part of a patient’s life journey. He has special interest in Family Medicine, Dermatology, Mental Health and Chronic Disease.

In his spare time Dr Jeff enjoys food, music, travelling and spending time with friends and family.


  • English

  • Cantonese

Areas of Interest

  • Mental health
  • Chronic Disease Management
  • Dermatology
  • Family Medicine

Book in and see your local health professional today at Sydney Street Medical. Our appointments are available from 8am to 5pm Monday to Friday.

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Contact Us

Emergency After Hours

  • Mater Mackay Emergency Care Centre
    Mater Private Hospital
    76 Willetts Road, North Mackay
    P: 07 4965 5444
    ** Fees apply

  • Mackay Base Hospital
    475 Bridge Road, Mackay
    P: 07 4885 6000

  • 13HEALTH

  • GP HELPLINE (1800 022 222)