Dr Paul Phibbs

M.B.,Ch.B. General Practitioner/Acupuncturist

Graduating MBChB from Otago University in New Zealand in 1984, Dr Phibbs completed his internship at Christchurch Hospital.

In 1988 he moved to Australia, and after a stint working as Cruise Ship Doctor for P&O came up to Cairns in 1990 where he bought into Smithfield Medical Centre.

He has been working here as an owner GP ever since – 20 years.

Dr Phibbs has a special interest in:

  • Acupuncture
  • Skin Cancer Diagnosis & Excisions
  • Family Medicine

Availability times:

  • Monday: 8:00 am to 5:30 pm
  • Tuesday: 8:00 am to 5:30 pm
  • Wednesday: 8:00 am to 12:00 Noon
  • Thursday: 8:00 am to 5:30 pm
  • Friday: 8:00 am to 5:00 pm

Practice hours subject to change without notice, please check with our reception staff.