Frances enjoys all aspects of general practice, and has a particular interest in women’s health, adolescent health, and sexual and reproductive medicine. She especially enjoys looking after babies and children, and helping teenagers and young people with their mental health. She has a certificate of sexual and reproductive health, and is accredited to insert and remove Implanon contraceptive devices, and to provide medical termination of pregnancy up to nine weeks gestation.
Before joining the team at Springs Medical, Frances completed her general practice training in Melbourne and the Northern Territory. After completing a masters of public health and tropical medicine, she moved overseas and worked as a public health consultant on projects related to adolescent health and sexual and reproductive health in New York and Switzerland. She continues to work in public health roles when she can fit it in!
In her spare time, Frances enjoys gardening, cooking, reading, chasing her toddler and exploring our beautiful region.