Dr Deborah McAlister, General Practitioner
Growing up with an interest in medicine inspired by her physio mother, Dr Deborah always knew that she’d follow in her footsteps. Her caring and empathetic nature made general practice the perfect fit.
Dr Deborah graduated from the prestigious St George’s Medical School in London in 1993, obtaining her MBBS, FRACGP, DRCOG and DFFP. She is a member of the Royal College of GP’s in the UK as well as Australia in addition to holding diplomas in both Obstetrics and Gynaecology. Dr Deborah is certified to insert contraceptive implants as well as intrauterine devices.
Dr Deborah enjoys all aspects of working at Clayfield Medical Centre, and takes extreme pride in being able to work with generations of families. Outside of the practice, she enjoys spending time with her two daughters and son. Dr Deborah is an avid flute player and is a member of the South East Qld Symphonic Winds, a troupe who regularly performs across Brisbane.
Dr Deborah’s special interests include:
- antenatal and postnatal care
- treating hepatitis c
- full sexual transmitted disease screening
- children’s health
- sexual health
- chronic disease management
- depression and anxiety
- family planning including contraceptive implant and coil insertion
- preventative medicine
- women’s health
- HIV pre-exposure prophylaxis
Dr Deborah is looking to treat HIV in the near future
Come and meet Dr Deborah when you book your next visit with us!