Education & training
Dr Katrina Niles completed her medical degree at Guy’s, King’s and St Thomas’ Medical School, London in 2009 . She completed her General Practice Training in the UK where she was awarded her Membership of the Royal College of General Practitioners of the United Kingdom and has worked in the UK for 7 years before moving to Australia. She has experience working in both rural and inner city settings having worked in hospitals and medical centres.
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.