Originally from Melbourne, Fortunato studied as an undergraduate at the University of Melbourne and Victoria University. Having completed his medical degree at Deakin University in 2014, he took on further postgraduate training at Ballarat Health Services. He has extensive experience in emergency medicine, having also trained and practiced as a paramedic and educator with Ambulance Victoria in both Melbourne and rural Victoria.
With a keen interest in men’s health, mental health, sexual health and palliative care, Fortunato enjoys creating ongoing relationships with his patients and learning from them.
Fortunato moved to the area some years ago to be part of a local community and really enjoys country living.