• Dr Tanner holds a Bachelor of Medicine (Newcastle) degree and is a Fellow of the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners. Dr David Woods holds a Bachelor of Biomedical Science ( University of Newcastle), Bachelor of medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS).
  • To provide you and your family with high quality health care, from treating acute illness to disease prevention.
  • From babies and children, through to the elderly and handicap, every one of our patients is important to us. We are dedicated to helping you with all your medical problems in an individualised and confidential manner.
  • Our Accreditation

    Our surgery is fully accredited with AGPAL Quality In Practice, ensuring all standards required by the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners are met.

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  • To provide best practice, evidence based medicine, using Royal Australian College of General Practitioners and other professional guidelines.
  • Our team is thoroughly experienced in providing all aspects of General Practice health care, including general medicine, paediatrics, immunisations, minor surgery, skin cancer checks, women’s health, contraception, men’s health and much more.
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The team at Civic Medical are passionate about providing the highest quality General Practice health care and services to the Singleton Community.

Dr Tanner is a Fellow of the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners (FRACGP), a Member of the National Rural Faculty of the RACGP and a Member of the Australian Medical Association (AMA).

Dr Woods is a Fellow of the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners (FRACGP), a Fellow of Advanced Rural General Practice (FARGP), and a Member of the National Rural Faculty of the RACGP.

Dr Tanner and Dr Woods are happy to see patients of all ages, from newborn to the elderly, and review any medical problems.

As a team, Civic Medical is committed to providing best practice, evidence based medicine. As such, RACGP Guidelines and other professional standards are followed to ensure you and your family are receiving the best standard of health care in an ever changing medical landscape.

Dr Tanner and Dr Woods routinely undertake continuing medical education to build and improve his skills and to stay at the forefront of new developments and treatments.

Services are provided by Dr Tanner and Dr Woods at the surgery, local nursing homes, and Singleton District Hospital. Dr Tanner and Dr Woods both have admitting rights at Singleton District Hospital and work in the Emergency Department on a roster basis. Dr Woods also provides anaesthetic services at Singleton District Hospital.

The practice goal is to provide a friendly and professional practice, where all your families’ health care needs can be met and your expectations exceeded.

Appointment Information

Please call - Ph: 65 711 711 to make an appointment.

Our staff will endeavour to accommodate your needs. If possible, you may advise our staff regarding the purpose of the appointment, just so we can arrange the most appropriate consultation time and length, e.g. skin cancer checks, cervical screening, travel vaccine, etc. 

If you are unable to keep an your appointment please advice us as soon as possible so we can allocate to someone else in need.

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Accreditation AGPAL