Dr. Anita Manger began her professional life as a pharmacist before returning to university to study Medicine. She completed her MD in 2014 in Adelaide and then settled in the Sunshine Coast hinterland whilst completing her intern and resident years at Caboolture Hospital. She has a wide variety of interests spanning all stages of life from paediatrics and early life care to aged care with a particular focus on lifestyle medicine and preventative health. Mental health and women’s health are other special interest areas. She recently completed her Diploma of Child Health externally from the University of Sydney to broaden her knowledge in paediatric practice.
When not at work Anita is kept busy tending to her acreage property in the hinterland and looking after her young family.