Dr Jenny Parer – General Practitioner

Special Interests and Expertise

Dr Jenny enjoys all aspects of general practice and treats patients of all ages from babies to the elderly. She takes a special interest in nutrition, preventative medicine and healthy ageing.

About Dr Jenny

Following graduation from the University of Queensland in 1991, Dr Jenny worked at the Gold Cast Hospital for 3 years. During this time she completed a Diploma in Obstetrics and Gynaecology developing her interest in Women’s Health and Antenatal Care. She then moved into General Practice and has been practicing on the Gold Coast for over 24 years. She performs skin checks and excisions and in 2017 completed a Professional Certificate in Dermoscopy to improve skin cancer detection rates. Dr Jenny is very happily married with 6 children and on her days off enjoys travelling, reading, hiking and running.

Dr Jenny has a special interest in Alcohol and Drug addiction and is currently the Medical Director of Gunnebah Addiction Retreat in Northern NSW which opened in 2017.

Qualifications

Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS – honours)
Fellow of the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners – FRACGP
Diploma of Royal Australian College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists (DipRACOG)
Professional Certificate of Dermoscopy