Walker Street General Practice are delighted to welcome two new full-time female doctors to our team – Dr Jessica Hines and Dr Farhana Faria. Both doctors are accepting new patients.
Dr Jessica Hines
Dr Jessica Hines graduated from the Australian National University Medical School in 2015. After finishing her hospital training in ACT and rural NSW, she is very happy to return home to the Southern Highlands to establish her General Practice career. She is currently completing her Fellowship with the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners, having already completed her Diploma of Child Health in 2017.
Dr Hines has a broad interest in General Practice and is currently accepting new patients to the practice.
Dr Farhana Faria
Dr Faria obtained her medical degree from University of Dhaka in Bangladesh in 2009. She completed 3 years of postgraduate training in medicine in Bangladesh before migrating to Australia. Since 2014, she trained at several hospitals in NSW including Bankstown Hospital, Campbeltown Hospital, Royal North Shore and Ryde Hospitals. She subsequently completed a Diploma in Child Health through the University of Sydney. Additionally, she completed the Certificate in Sexual Health & Family Planning through Family Planning Alliance Australia. She is trained in insertion and removal of contraceptive implant (Implanon).
Dr Faria has strong interests in paediatrics, women’s health, aged care and mental health. Dr Faria also focuses on promoting lifestyle as medicine and preventative medicine.
Away from work, Dr Faria loves spending time with her family, enjoys bush walking, cycling and visiting new places in Australia. She wishes to work in Bowral for long term and looks forward to helping you and your families towards better health.