Women’s Health

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Introducing Dr Vanessa Serrano

A few of the usual doctors will away for the next few weeks. We know it is important patients have continuity of care, and can see doctors they trust to continue the longstanding trusted relationships they have with the Reydon Street doctors. Dr Vanessa has helped our patients over the last few years, and being…
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World’s Greatest Shave 2021 is here!

Blood cancer is on the rise in Australia. Every single day, 47 Australian families will learn that they are facing blood cancer. Blood cancer takes so much, it can take a person’s job away, it can take them away from their families, it can take their hair, and it can take their life. Participating in…
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Endo March is here!

Did you know endometriosis affects 1 in 10 women? That is approximately 200 million women and girls worldwide. The Worldwide Endo March is a campaign that aims to raise awareness of endometriosis. The campaign and events are run by volunteers who are passionate about creating change for women and girls with endometriosis by raising funds,…
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The importance of sleep…

The COVID-19 pandemic has been an incredibly stressful and unsettling and for some people has resulted in countless sleepless nights. However, adequate sleep is critical for maintaining good heart health, so we must do all that we can to maintain a normal routine and get our 7-9 hours of sleep a night. Sleep is essential…
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February is Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month

Each year in Australia around 1,500 women are diagnosed with ovarian cancer. In most cases, the cancer will be diagnosed at an advance stage where it is very difficult to treat. Therefore, Ovarian Cancer Australia is committed to ensuring that every Australian knows more about ovarian cancer and early symptoms. Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month is…
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Dr Shepherd is now working most Saturdays!

Dr Karen Shepherd Women’s GP and Mental Health in Mt Gravatt Reydon Street Medical Centre is very pleased to announce Dr Karen Shepherd will now be available most Saturday mornings for patient appointments. We know our patients will be delighted to be able to see Dr Shepherd more easily. For our patients who have not…
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Watch this video of three young women relating their experiences dealing with endometriosis and adenomyosis

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Endometriosis and adenomyosis are reproductive conditions which can affect women of any age. Despite them affecting an estimated 1 in 10 women, the conditions frequently take many years to be identified and treated. This leads to difficulties obtaining treatment and a variety of other issues, such as the financial costs of treatment; having to put…
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Meet Dr Kortlucke!

Dr Annette Kortlucke Women’s Health and Migraine in Mt Gravatt Dr Annette Kortlucke has been at Reydon Street Medical Centre since the beginning. Dr Kortlucke enjoys developing long term, trusting relationships with her patients over time. With a wealth of experience, Dr Kortlucke has undertaken additional training in women’s health, palliative care, and mental health.…
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Good luck and farewell to Dr Neha Pandeya!

Dr Neha Pandeya Women’s GP in Mt Gravatt Sadly, Reydon Street Medical Centre is farewelling Dr Neha Pandeya. Dr Pandeya will be moving to another clinic as part of her continued professional development and training. Dr Pandeya has been a wonderful doctor to have working with us over the past year and we are very…
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