Dr Kam Manak is a UK trained doctor passionate about providing quality care in general practice.
She graduated from St Bart's and The Royal London, University of London, in 2006. She undertook her post graduate training here including General Practice, Psychiatry, Paediatrics, Obstetrics and Gynaecology. After working in the NHS for nearly a decade, she relocated to Melbourne in 2015.
Although she enjoys all areas of general practice, she has a special interest in women's health. She has achieved a Diploma of the Faculty of Sexual and Reproductive Health (DFSRH) and Diploma of the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists (DRCOG). She specialises in all areas of women's health including cervical screening, contraception advice, pre-conception counselling, postnatal care, sexual and reproductive health. In the UK, she enjoyed providing antenatal care in general practice and is currently working towards providing antenatal shared care in Melbourne.
Her other areas of expertise are chronic disease management (including asthma, diabetes, hypertension), children's health, lifestyle medicine, managing stress, anxiety and depression. She is keen to support and empower her patients to live happier and healthier by providing evidence based lifestyle interventions.
Dr Kam is a Honorary Clinical Lecturer at the University of Melbourne helping train medical students. She is a member of The Royal Australian College of General Practitioners and Fellow of The Royal Australian College of General Practitioners.
When she is not at work, as a mother of two energenic boys, she enjoys spending time with her family, loves exploring the exciting food scene in Melbourne, is fond of Indian cooking, gym sessions and kettle bell classes.