Our Story

Experienced, dynamic & friendly

Windmill Hill Medical is a new medical centre in a well known medical precinct in Launceston that prides itself in providing quality medical care in a timely, friendly, professional manner. We are an experienced, dynamic group of doctors, nurses and admin staff. Our specialist GPs - Dr Leanne Jones, Dr Tim Shaw, Dr Matthew Fassett, Dr Peter Rogers and Nurse Practitioner Jane Laidlaw are here to assist with your ongoing care.

 As a group our specialist practitioners have broad experience and welcome new patients.

If you would like to transfer your care, download and complete both the forms below and return to the practice.

Dr Matthew Fassett

B.Med.Sc, MBBS (Hons), B.Infosys (Hons)

Dr Fassett is a University of Tasmania Honours graduate.  He is a highly respected and experienced specialist GP with an interest in all areas of general practice.


Dr Leanne Jones


Leanne brings over 30yrs of specialist GP experience to Windmill Hill. Leanne is passionate about all aspects of general practice especially women's health, aged care, preventative health and immunisation.


Dr Peter Rogers

BSc (Hons), BMed.Sci; MBBS (Hons), FACRRM, JCCA

A keen interest in acute medical care and rural/remote medicine has taken Peter to many areas of rural Australia. After an extended journey around the countryside, Peter returned to Tasmania to live a balanced life between his young family and medicine. Maintaining good health matters to Peter, being active and engaged in a healthy lifestyle is his passion.

Dr Timothy Shaw FRACGP

BMedSci, MBBS (Hons), MEthandLegStud (Hlth)

Dr Tim Shaw is a UTas graduate. He served as an Army Medical Officer with the Australian Defence Force before returning to complete his General Practice Training. 

Dr Shaw has worked as a GP in Launceston for the past 10 years with special interests in Men’s Health, Diabetes, Dive, Occupational and Skin cancer medicine. He has a keen interest in Orthopaedic Surgery and assists Mr David Penn. Socially Dr Shaw enjoys time with his family and is a keen swimmer and President of the Launceston Aussie Masters Swim Club.

Jane Laidlaw

Nurse Practitioner; Grad.Cert General Practice 2009 (USC), Master Nursing 2013 (QUT)

Jane Laidlaw is an experienced and compassionate Nurse Practitioner who is available to undertake women’s health checks and reviews of unwell patients with a broad range of conditions. Jane has been a registered nurse since 1990 and moved to Tasmania from England to raise her family and enjoy the wonderful lifestyle here. When not at work, exercising, or with her family, Jane is learning. It is quite obvious when you meet Jane that she is passionate about her ongoing education.