Dr Virginia (Ginny) Baird
B. Med Sci. (Hons), Ph.D, M.B.B.S.
After earning her Bachelor of Medical Science with First Class Honours at the University of Sydney in 1994, Ginny travelled to the U.K. where she completed a Ph.D. in Pharmacology at the University of Birmingham. On returning to Australia Ginny, spent 2 years in medical administration, before completing a MBBS at the University of Sydney in 2005. Ginny has worked at Royal Prince Alfred, St Vincents and Prince of Wales Hospitals in NSW, and had four years in the Emergency Department at the Royal Hobart Hospital, before beginning in General Practice.
Ginny has been working in General Practice & with Family Planning Tasmania for a number of years and we are excited to have her join our team at Your Health Hub.
Ginny has completed a FPAA National Certificate in Reproductive and Sexual Health, and is committed to maintaining and improving women’s health. She will be running a Women’s Health Clinic at Your Health Hub, assisting women of all ages in the areas of common gynaecological problems as well as more specific issues including:
- Sexual Health, including STI screening
- Menstrual problems
- Menopause Management
- Bladder Leakage
- Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
- Pelvic pain
- Period problems
- Contraceptive options
- IUD assessments & implanon insertion and removal
- Pregnancy testing
- Pre-pregnancy planning for both partners
- Antenatal and post natal care
- Polycystic Ovary Syndrome
- Cervical screening
- Breast Disease
- Osteoporosis preventative care