Education & training
MBBS, FRACGP,DCH, Dip. Obs& Gyn
Dr Zobaida Akhter graduated from Bangladesh in the year 2000 and she is an Australian citizen. During her training, she worked as a medical officer in Hunter New England health service, following which she then entered the general practice training and gained a fellowship from the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners( FRACGP). She has a diploma in Health Economics in Bangladesh and a further Diploma in Child Health from the University of Sydney. She had completed extensive sub-specialty training including attending courses and training sessions in Women's health, Sexual and men's health, Skin cancer, Mental health, Child health. She is competent in Opioid Dependence management. Dr Akhter performs minor procedures in the surgery including skin cancer checks and removal as well as Mirena Insertion.
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.