Education & training
David graduated from the University of Melbourne in 1996 and was awarded his fellowship in the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners soon after in 2000. He has been at the Brighton Medical Clinic since 2004 and is interested in all aspects of general practice with particular emphasis in men’s health, chronic disease, and mental health, and all aspects of childhood development. He also has an interest in both sports and travel medicine and has been involved in teaching medical students for many years.
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.