• Platinum Medical Centre

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  • Platinum Medical Centre

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  • Platinum Medical Centre

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Dr Anita Sharma, MBBS FRACGP

Dr Anita Sharma - MBBS FRACGP

Dr Sharma, the practice principal at Platinum Medical Centre, has experience in all areas of General Practice, but has a special interest in Women’s Health, Antenatal care, Aviation Medicine, Travel Medicine, Nutritional Medicine, Preventive Health, Paediatrics, Weight Loss Management and Mental Health. She is a designated Aviation Medical examiner. She is also a member of the Australian Institute of Integrative Medicine (AIMA) and the Australian College of Nutritional & Environmental Medicine (ACNEM), and is able to offer integrative medicine, combining modern medicine with complementary therapies.

Dr Sharma has over 24 years’ experience as a doctor and has undertaken special training in treating Diabetes, Osteoporosis, Asthma, COPD, Hypertension, Ischaemic Heart Disease, Mental Health and Chronic Disease Management. Dr Sharma is actively involved in teaching medical students and doctors in training (registrars). She trains and up skills doctors all over Australia in comprehensive management of diabetic patients, and management of osteoporosis.

Qualifications

  • MBBS - 1981
  • FRACGP - 1996
  • Certificate in Aviation Medicine - ACCAM (Monash University) 1996
  • Designated Aviation Medical Examiner (DAME) for CASA
  • Medical Review Officer (MRO) for CASA

Work Experience

  • Full time GP, 1984 - Present
  • Practice Principal, Platinum Medical Centre, Chermside, Brisbane, 1999 - Current
  • Full time GP at City 6 Day Medical Practice, 289 Queen Street, 1993-1999
  • Managed Emergency/Outpatient Departments in Bahrain, Solomon Islands and Fiji Islands
  • Developed emergency protocols for the American Mission Hospital, Bahrain, 1987-1993
  • Supervised doctors and staff in large hospitals in various countries
  • AVIATION MEDICAL EXAMINER CASA

 

Dr Anita Sharma, Practice Principal Platinum Medical Centre

Academic qualifications

Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS), Fellow of Royal Australian College of General Practitioners (FRACGP)

Current medical/ legal roles/ positions

  • Accredited trainer for GP registrars from GPTQ and medical students (University of Queensland and Griffith University)
  • Member of National Faculty Specific Interest Group of RACGP for Diabetes
  • Member Education Committee RACGP
  • Member PMLC Queensland for MDA National
  • Medical Review Officer for CASA
  • Member Australian Medical Review Officers Australia
  • Designated Aviation Medical Examiner for CASA
  • Member Aviation Medicine Society of Australia and New Zealand

Notable professional memberships or previous positions

  • Fellow of Royal Australian College of General Practitioners
  • Member of Australian Institute of Integrative Medicine
  • Member of Australian College of Nutritional and Environmental Medicine

Professional interests

  • Chronic Disease Management (Diabetes, Asthma/COPD, CAD, Osteoporosis)
  • Education of GPs and developing education modules

Session / Appointment Times

Monday, Wednesday, Friday: 8:00am - 5:00pm

Tuesday, Thursday: 8:00am - 3:30pm

Weekends: Availability based on roster (check with reception staff)

Locations & Directions

Platinum Medical Centre

18 Banfield Street (ATO Building) Chermside Q 4032

Tel: 07 3861 4455 | Fax: 07 3861 4444
Email: reception@platinummedical.com.au

  • The Royal Australian College of General Practitioners
  • Australasian College of Nutritional and Environmental Medicine
  • Australasian Integrative Medicine Association
  • QML Pathology