About

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.

Qualifications

  • 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

Professional Associations

  • RACP
  • AMA

Special interests

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

Education and training

Research

Epworth hospital locations

Hospital

Epworth Richmond

Consulting locations

Consulting Location

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

Internal Medicine Clinical Institute

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Dr Michelle Caldecott
Director
The Institute encompasses the specialties of general medicine, geriatric medicine, infectious diseases, respiratory medicine, general practice, hospital in the home and paediatric medicine.