Dr Amanda Hipwell
Dr Amanda Hipwell is originally from rural Pennsylvania in the USA. Amanda first visited Australia in 2002 on a study abroad experience. Before finishing her medical degree from the University of Queensland in 2011 she worked for several years in the USA pharmaceutical, biotech and research industries in Genetics/Biochemistry.
With her family, Amanda moved to the Southern Highlands in 2016 when she became a GP. Prior to this, she lived in Brisbane and worked in major teaching hospitals there, mainly in critical care medicine.
Amanda has two young children and loves the diversity and flexibility General Practice offers. She has a FPAA National Certificate in Reproductive and Sexual Health from Family Planning NSW and she is completing her Diploma in Child Health from the University of Sydney.
Amanda is also a Bowral District Hospital antenatal shared care provider.