DR. KATE O’NEILL
BAppSc(Physio), MBBS, DCH
Special Interests: Paediatrics, Musculoskeletal medicine and sports injuries, preventative medicine.
Before becoming a doctor, Kate trained as a Physiotherapist, completing her studies at the University of Sydney in 2008.
As a Physiotherapist, Kate worked predominantly in the areas of musculoskeletal and sports injury, before becoming a
Physiotherapy practitioner in the Emergency Department at The Geelong Hospital.
Kate graduated as a doctor from Deakin University in 2015. She then completed her Internship and Medical residency at The Alfred Hospital, Melbourne, during which time she worked in a number of different fields including endocrinology, rheumatology, oncology, geriatrics and emergency medicine.
Prior to starting a career in General Practice, Kate undertook specialty training in Paediatrics, working as a Paediatric trainee at Canberra Hospital, Sutherland Hospital and The Sydney Children’s Hospital, Randwick.
Kate has a strong background in Paediatrics and Musculoskeletal medicine. Additionally, she has a keen interest in family medicine and a focus on promoting a healthy lifestyle and preventative medicine.
Outside of work Kate enjoys running, Pilates and spends her free time at the beach.