Woman assaulted at Sydney clinic: police

A health care professional has been accused of sexually assaulting a patient at a health clinic in southwestern Sydney.

Police will allege in court that a 50-year-old woman who attended a clinic in Chester Hill for an appointment on April 3 was sexually and indecently assaulted by a 40-year-old man who was conducting a medical procedure.

The Northmead man was granted strict conditional bail and is due to appear at Parramatta Local Court on Wednesday.