Dr Lauren Prictor

General Practitioner, Certified Lifestyle Medicine Physician

  • Qualifications: MBBS, FRACGP, IBLM
  • Available: Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays
  • Special interests: Lifestyle Medicine, Paediatric Medicine, Women's Health, Antenatal Care and Weight Management

Dr Lauren Prictor (ABN: 64 422 177 226) is a General Practitioner and Certified Lifestyle Medicine Physician. Lifestyle Medicine is an area of medicine that has a focus on self-care and self-management using evidence-based behavioural interventions to prevent, treat and manage chronic disease. She became a board-certified Lifestyle Medicine Physician in 2020 and is currently completing her Fellowship through the Australasian Society of Lifestyle Medicine and a Masters of Lifestyle Medicine through Southern Cross University. Lauren graduated from James Cook University in 2012 and completed her General Practice training (FRACGP) in 2018. She has spent the last 6 years working in Newcastle, NSW.

Lauren holds a special interest in perinatal care, newborn care, infant and childhood immunisations, sleep issues, parental mental health, and everyday childhood health. She is currently completing a Diploma in Childhood Health. She is a Psychological Strategies Provider.

In addition, Lauren is in the process of completing her yoga teacher training that has a focus on Lifestyle Medicine. When Lauren is not at work, she enjoys taking her loveable Labradoodle Leroy Brown on long walks, yoga, reading, meditation, traveling, and spending time with family and friends.

Dr Lauren Prictor doesn’t perform Skin Checks or prescribe Schedule 8 Drugs.

Please note, Dr Lauren Prictor operates her own medical services business at Next Practice Newstead and other locations. All correspondence should be directed to the individual practitioner themselves via the Next Practice Newstead email newstead.pa@nextpracticehealth.com

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