Education & training
Dr Joel Carmody graduated from the University of Sydney in 2010. He completed rotations through various hospital departments at Westmead, Orange and Coffs Harbor. He then worked for Australian Regular Army as a Medical Officer from 2013-2016, serving both in rural areas of Australia and overseas. During this time he also attained his fellowship from the RACGP. Dr Joel is interested in Dermatology, children's health and sports medicine. He has completed the RACGP Certificate in Dermatology and is working towards an accreditation with the Skin Cancer College Australasia.
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.