Dr McDonald is a Sunshine Coast local who first became a registered nurse before completing a teaching degree. Having decided upon medicine as her preferred career path Dr McDonald has dedicated herself to General Practice. After eight years at Cooroy, Denise joined Cotton Tree Plaza Medical Centre in 2010 and has become an integral and much valued member of our team. Dr McDonald is also an examiner with the Royal Australian College of General Practice.
With an interest in all aspects of General Practice from antenatal care through to aged care, Dr McDonald also offers skin cancer screening and treatment of skin lesions.
Having completed additional training in sexual health Dr McDonald is able to provide comprehensive care and advice.
Outside of work Denise enjoys spending quality time with her husband and three children.
Consultation by appointment Monday, Wednesday and Friday.