Meet Our Team

Meet Dr Issma Katib and her friendly team at Baylife Medical Neutral Bay.
Dr Issma Katib Baylife Medical Neutral Bay GP

Dr Issma Katib

General Practice Specialist, MBBS, FRACGP, FPAA

Dr Issma Katib is an experienced doctor and Neutral Bay local who’s passionate about quality, education and communication in patient care. Dr Issma Katib is known for her patient-first approach and seeks to build trust to empower her patients to manage their health and wellbeing.

Dr Issma Katib holds a Medical Bachelor and Bachelor in Surgery (MBBS) from the Gulf Medical College in the U.A.E, a specialist qualification from the Fellowship in General Practice from the Royal College of General Practitioners (FRACGP) and a National Certificate in Reproductive and Sexual Health (FPAA).

She has more than a decade of experience in the NSW public health system, having undertaken medical training in hospitals including Wollongong, Westmead and the Royal North Shore. Having worked within various specialist teams in emergency medicine, paediatrics and psychiatry, Dr Issma Katib is particularly interested in mental health, women’s health, sexual health and adolescent health.

Settling down in Neutral Bay to be closer to her family, Dr Issma Katib appreciates her community and its local sights and sounds, including Cremorne Point Walk.

Martine De Groof


Martine is one of our support staff who is loved by our patients for her warm and welcoming presence. Having had lots of experience in a clinical setting, Martine knows how to provide comfort and reassurance to our patients and team. When Martine is away from our Practice, you’ll find her strolling Sydney’s beaches, enjoying food markets, and globetrotting to see her kids and grandkids in Perth, Canada and the UK.

Martine DeGroof Baylife Medical
Elizabeth Dodson Baylife Medical

Elizabeth Dodson


Elizabeth has a wealth of experience in customer service and healthcare. She’s warm, approachable, dedicated and always provides excellent service to our patients from our reception desk. When Elizabeth is away from our Practice, she enjoys yoga, walking and swimming, volunteering for OzHarvest, and walking her puppy.