Dr Shamistra Barathan
MBBS (U.K.), MRCGP, FRACGP, DRCOG, DFFP, ACNEM member
Dr Shami is an experienced and empathic General Practitioner who cares about her patients and wants the best for them. She is passionate about the holistic approach to healthcare and has furthered her knowledge by joining the Australasian College of Nutritional and Environmental Medicine (ACNEM).
Being able to understand both sides of the health coin, namely conventional medicine and holistic therapies, Dr Shami is able to blend the best of both worlds to bring balance to your life and help you make the right choices about your health and wellbeing.
She graduated from Imperial College School of Medicine in London in 2000 and worked in the United Kingdom and New Zealand before settling here in Melbourne with her husband. She has been trained in Cognitive Behavioural Therapy and practises mindfulness meditation daily. She plays the piano, practises yoga, is a mountaineer and an avid traveller in her spare time.
She is looking forward to meeting you at your next Integrative Consultation!