Dr Elijah Botros


We’d like to introduce you to Dr Elia Botros (Elijah), our main General Practitioner. He is a fellow of the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners, and a Fellowship Examiner who has been working in General Practice for many years.

Dr Elijah finished medical training in 1992 and has been working as a doctor on a full time basis since then, for 25 years.

He migrated to Australia early in 2001 and soon passed the required AMC exams as well as the fellowship of the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners.

He has enjoyed working in Perth, Adelaide, Bendigo and Melbourne. While running his own solo practice in Bendigo, he won the Victorian State Award – 2009 for the Best Solo Practice of the year. He was also awarded a Certificate of Excellence.

Dr Elijah is passionate about providing the best patient health service and continuing care for you. He is approachable and caring, and looks forward to welcoming you to Diggers Rest Medical Centre.

Dr Elijah is the father of two beautiful girls and the husband of Mariam Botros who is the senior Dental Therapist and Director of Diggers Rest Dental Practice. For leisure he enjoys music, art, travelling and gardening.