Education & training
Dr. Ali Kolahdooz grew up and trained in Iran. In 2002 he left on a journey to find a new home. He tried living in the UK, France, Sweden, and Canada before deciding that Australia was the best country to settle in. Ali and his wife lived in the Gold Coast for 10 years and extended their family to include two beautiful sons. In 2015 the family decided to move to Melbourne, the most liveable city in the world. Ali holds a Fellow of the Royal Australian College of General Practice and was involved in educating and training other doctors at both Griffith and Bond University. Ali’s special interests include Skin Care, Paediatrics, Preventative Medicine and Medicinal Cannabis services. Ali was supporting the GC Titans, the GC Suns, and Brisbane Roar and now is open for some more local suggestions! Ali loves reading, photography, antiques and of course is a keen soccer fan. Barcelona, Man United and Bayern Munich are his favourite clubs. He appreciates your recommendation of a good café to find the best coffee and breakfast.
General practitioner treats patients of all ages from newborn babies to elderly people. GP have an important role to play in the management of acute care, chronic diseases and the treatment of patients with multiple health conditions. General practitioner (GP) treat all common medical conditions and refer patients to hospitals and other medical services for urgent and specialist treatment. Another important part of the work of a GP is preventative medicine and health promotion, include child immunisation and lifestyle modification.