|Doctor Name||Dr Carita Shield|
|Specialty||General Medicine | Family Health and Paediatric Health|
Born and raised in Brisbane, Dr Carita graduated from medicine at the University of Queensland in 2004. Since then she has worked on the Sunshine Coast, completing her GP training in 2010 with special interests in paediatric and family medicine. Dr Shield also has an interest in overseas medical aid, and after previously living in Cambodia for three years she is now involved in voluntary medical work there.