Established in 2013 in the regional town of Bendigo, Essential ENT now services all of Victoria. With a goal to deliver gold standard, patient orientated care throughout Victoria we are committed to providing patients with the very best care available.

All ENT conditions are assessed my Mr Jason Rockey and care is then directed to achieve patient satisfaction.

We now have a well established team of local experts to facilitate the best possible diagnosis and care for our patients.


Mr Jason Rockey

ENT, Head/Neck & Facial Plastic Surgeon.

ENT, Head/Neck & Facial Plastic Surgeon
MBBCh BAO BMedSci MRCSEng. FRCS, (ORL-Head & Neck Surgeon) FRACS

Member of:
Australasian Academy of Facial Plastic Surgery (AAFPS)
European Academy of Facial Plastic Surgey (EAFPS)

Mr Jason Rockey is an ENT & Facial Plastic surgeon who specialises in surgery of the Ear,Nose & Throat areas as well as Facial Plastic surgery.

After completing medical studies in Ireland and the UK, Mr Rockey undertook Specialist training in the UK.
He then went on to complete several years in the UK, New Zealand and Singapore, where he worked alongside the worlds most recognised ENT surgeons. He was also a Consultant trainer to some of the foremost surgeons who now practice in the UK.

He regularly travels to meetings in Europe, Asia and Australia where he partakes in the sharing of knowledge and skills.

Whilst he specialises in ENT surgery, his true passion is in Facial Plastic Surgery especially rhinoplasty where he has treated TV presenters among his many patients.


Ciara Henderson – RN

Cosmetic Injector

Ciara is a Registered Division 1 Nurse and Cosmetic Injector.
She has worked alongside and trained with some of the most experienced and respected Plastic Surgeons in Australia.
Ciara’s non-surgical cosmetic treatments include anti-wrinkle injections and dermal fillers.
Ciara prides herself on creating natural and beautiful results. She enjoys working with her patients to help them look and feel their best.
Ciara understands that everyone is unique and she is passionate about tailoring specific and detailed treatment plans to deliver the best results for her patients.


Dr Bradley Hindson

Anaesthetist - Essential Anaesthetic Services

Dr Bradley Hindson, MBBS (Hons), FANZCA provides first class Specialist Anaesthetic Services to Rural areas. Dr Hindson established Essential Anaesthetic Services in 2013 in Central Victoria. Previous to his established practice in Bendigo, Dr Hindson has worked at several major Tertiary Hospitals, including The Royal Children’s Hospital (Melbourne), Royal Woman’s Hospital (Melbourne) and The Alfred Hospital (Melbourne).

Areas of Specialisation:

  • Perioperative medicine
  • Orthopaedic surgery
  • Plastic Surgery
  • ENT surgery
  • Facio-maxillary surgery
  • Urology
  • General Surgery

He works as a Visiting Specialist Anaesthetist at:

  • St John of God, Bendigo
  • Bendigo Health Care Group
  • Castlemaine Hospital


Dr Hindson is a member of the difficult airway and rural special interest group of the Australian and New Zealand College of Anaesthetists (ANZCA). He participates in the ANZCA continuing medical education (CME) program, and is a member of the Australian Society of Anaesthetists (ASA). Dr Hindson is also appointed a position on the medical advisory committee at St John of God Hospital, Bendigo

Dr Diwakara Madina


Mrs Kirrilee Peters

Personal Assistant to Mr Jason Rockey


Miss Chelsi Ross

Administration Assistant

Miss Brooklyn Macague

Administration Assistant