You’re in excellent hands at Roxby Downs Family Practice

We have two excellent GPs in our practice, both experienced, both dedicated to the town and the local people.


Dr Simon Lockwood MBBS FRACGP

Simon graduated from the University of Adelaide in 1993. He’s had a diverse career working in Adelaide, the United Kingdom, Eastern Europe and now Roxby Downs. He has experience working in Emergency Medicine as well as working in general practice. Simon is also on the Council for the Australian Medical Association South Australia as a rural representative and as a representative for the AMA on the National Council of Rural Doctors.

Simon’s also actively involved in medical education as an educator for the University of Adelaide medical school and as an examiner for the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners.

Simon has a special interest in skin cancer and skin cancer treatments.  He has recently completed additional qualifications in skin cancer surgery and dermoscopy

Dr Natalia Bezrukova MD FRACGP

Natalia graduated from medical school in the Russian Federation in 1989 and entered general practice. She undertook further training in obstetrics while in the Russian Federation and delivered hundreds of babies during this time.

Natalia immigrated to Australia in 2007 to be closer to family and worked at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital in Adelaide in several departments including stints in emergency medicine, gynaecology and palliative care. She first came to Roxby Downs in 2013.

Natalia is interested in the full scope of general practice with a special interest in obstetrics and gynaecology.


Practice Manager

Jason has been working in Roxby Downs for more than 5 years. He is always happy to speak to you about concerns or suggestions for our practice.


Reception staff

Leanne has been an integral part of our team for 7 years.  She has been a part of the Roxby Downs community for more than 15 years and has raised her 3 sons here.

Nursing staff

Bonnie is our practice nurse manager and has several years practice in general practice nursing.  She has a passion for preventive health and assisting her patients in being and becoming healthy.

Sharon has been working in practice nursing for several years and previously spent some years working as a practice nurse in Roxby Downs before leaving the area for other opportunities.  She’s recently returned to the area and we’re very fortunate to have her working in our clinic.  Sharon is an accredited PAP smear provider.

GP Services at Roxby Downs Family Practice