Dr Nicole Hutchison – Practice Principal

About Dr Nicole

Dr Nicole completed her internship and residency at Gold Coast Hospital, spending 6 months in Obstetrics and Gynaecology and 1 year in the Emergency Department. She became a GP in July 2012.  Currently studying a Certificate of Primary Care Dermatology through RACGP, Dr Nicole is from the Gold Coast and married with 2 young children. She enjoys running to keep fit.

Dr Nicole offers comprehensive, holistic care for patients of all ages with a focus on preventive health measures. She also treats a variety of skin concerns.

Qualifications

Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS)
Bachelor of Science (B.Sc)
Fellow of the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners (FRACGP)

Special Interests and Expertise

Dr Nicole enjoys treating patients of all ages, in all areas of general practice. She provides comprehensive contraceptive advice and offers Implanon insertion, as well as pap smears and breast exams. Having young children herself, Nicole finds it fulfilling to medically assess children and provide advice for parents.  She offers a holistic approach to treating children and  conducting child health checks, and enjoys reassuring parents and providing advice on preventive health measures for kids. She also likes to maintain continuity of care for all patients at different stages of life.

Dr Nicole conducts skin checks, carrying out excisions and biopsies when needed. She also treats a variety of skin concerns including warts, which is a very common childhood skin complaint. Dr Nicole conducts general health assessments for all the recommended ages, from baby and child health checks up to 75 year old health checks, and beyond.