About First Point Healthcare


about-receptionDr Jehan Phillips opened First Point Healthcare in January 2007. Practising solo for many years, he successfully ran a small, fully computerised family practice which is accredited with AGPAL, as setting a standard in the provision of excellent healthcare in Launceston.

Dr Phillips has 20 years experience in all aspects of general practice and has a special interest in general family health, preventive medicine and skin medicine. If you are looking for First Point Skincare, please click here, or the link at the bottom of the page.

Dr Bianca Perera joined the practice in October, 2012. She has many years of experience in general practice both here in Tasmania, and abroad. She has a particular interest in women’s health, but thorough experience in all aspects of general practice.

The practice is fully supported by nurses, both registered and enrolled, the medical receptionists, and a Practice Manager.

Meet The Staff

Dr Jehan Phillips

Family Practitioner

Dr Bianca Perera

Family Practitioner

Linda Phillips

Finance Officer

Ath Duncombe

Practice Manager


Medical Receptionist


Medical Receptionist