Karen graduated from the University of the Philippines and speaks fluent Filipino (Tagalog/Bisaya) as well as English. She is an accredited skin cancer doctor by the Skin Cancer College of Australasia, after obtaining the Diploma in Dermatology and several Advanced Certificates in Skin Cancer Medicine and Surgery. Apart from her interest in dermatology, skin cancer, problematic skin and aesthetics, Karen also enjoys other aspects of general practice including children and women’s health, mental health and chronic disease management. She is also a medical educator and mentor through the Queensland Rural Medical Education and an examiner for the Royal Australian College of General Practitioner.
Karen works Monday to Thursday and new patients are welcome to make appointments with her.