Meet Dr Heidi Spillane
General Practitioner - MBChB, FRACGP, MIPH, FAChSHP
STIs and sexual health medicine/physician
Women's Health - including implanon
"There is so much I would like to offer patients in terms of promoting wellness. Of course, I want to treat people when they’re sick and to prevent illness, but here at Next Practice there is an opportunity to raise the bar and to evolve the way medicine is practiced by promoting and enhancing wellbeing."
Heidi is a Sexual Health Physician and General Practitioner. Her interests include Sexual Health, HIV, PrEP, Transgender medicine, general and travel medicine. Heidi is a Fellow of both the Royal Australasian College of General Practitioners and the Australasian Chapter of Sexual Health Physicians, she obtained her Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery (first with Distinction) and furthered her training with a Masters in International Public Health.
She has worked around the globe with the humanitarian organisation Médecins Sans Frontieres in China, Uganda, Kenya and Papua New Guinea focusing on HIV and Tuberculosis. She has extensive experience working as a Sexual Health Physician at clinics in Sydney and London as well as locum work with the Indigenous community.
As a former Gymnastic Gold medalist and ballet dancer she now practices yoga regularly, enjoys movement and ‘contact improvisation’ dance, and loves underwater ocean dancing.
Now settled in Sydney, Heidi’s interest is in working with patients to create physical, mental, social and spiritual well being.