Education & training
MBChB, FRACGP, DCH
Dr. Yasodha Selvarajah grew up between Australia and New Zealand and graduated from The University of Otago (New Zealand) in 2007. She has worked at Alphington Medical Centre since 2012. Yasodha enjoys seeing a variety of general practice and particularly has interests in paediatrics, women’s health and she is registered for Shared Maternity Care. Yasodha has completed a Diploma in Child Health (The University of Sydney & The Sydney Children’s Hospital Network). She is the mother of three young children and loves the balance that general practice provides with family life. Apart from spending time with her family, she enjoys photography, reading and watching the infamous trans-Tasman sporting rivalry!
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.