Doctor Profile

Dr Kirsten Walsh

Dr Kirsten (Kirsty) Walsh is an experienced general paediatrician. She sees children from newborns to 18 years of age with a wide variety of medical problems, including growth and development, asthma, eczema, nutrition, constipation and infectious diseases/immigrant health. She teaches and mentors medical students and undergraduates and regularly teaches paediatric life support. With three young children of her own, Kirsty has a good understanding of the joys and challenges of parenting. She has a pragmatic, holistic approach to caring for unwell children.



  • Paediatric Medicine

Clinical Institute

Special Interests

  • Acute paediatrics
  • Neonatal medicine
  • Growth and development
  • Infectious diseases/immigrant health
  • Medical education


  • MBBS The University of Melbourne 1999
  • DRANZCOG Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists 2003
  • FRACGP Royal Australian College of General Practitioners 2005
  • FRACP Royal Australasian College of Physicians 2012
  • MPH The University of Melbourne 2012

Contact Details & For Appointments

+61 3 9426 8810
+61 3 9427 7929

Consulting Address

    • Epworth Sessional Consulting Suites
    • Level 1, Suite 1.2
    • 173 Lennox St
    • Richmond VIC 3121

Professional Associations

  • RACP
  • AMA