Doctor Details
Doctor Name Dr Karen Avory
Department General Practitioner

Biography

Dr Avory  completed her undergraduate training in England at the University of Nottingham and GP training in Manchester. In England she worked as a GP in both Manchester and London and completed further diplomas in women’s health, family planning and paediatrics.

She began working in Australia in Perth WA in 2011 and participated in a further diploma in Women’s health at King Edward Memorial Hospital, as well as a certificate in family planning with the Family Planning Association of Western Australia.

Dr Avory relocated to Sydney in 2013 with her husband’s work and has since had 3 children as well as working in a few diverse locations as a GP. She is passionate about all aspects of general practice but still enjoys focusing on her interests in women’s health and paediatrics. She also has a keen and developing interest in lifestyle challenge, mental health, and chronic disease.

Most recently she has followed up on her experience in teaching. Recently taking undergraduates from the University of Western Sydney and embarking on a role with the University of Notre Dame  and postgraduate medical students.

For something different Dr Avory worked with ITV and Granada studios in England for shows such as Coronation Street, I’m a Celebrity and Countdown. She would like to do more media work one day.

Dr Avory has recently relocated to the Sunshine Coast In her time outside of work she is kept busy with her young family and interests in sport and nutrition