Education & training
BM BS FRACGP Dip. RANZCOG DCH DFSRH
Sara grew up in Melbourne and graduated from Flinders University, Adelaide in 2002. She completed her intern year in Queensland and then worked in the UK for 5 years. In the UK, she worked in a range of hospital specialities as well as completing UK GP training. She returned to Australia in 2009, gained her FRACGP and has been working in general practice and family planning.
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.