Dr Chan is a general paediatrician with expertise in both acute and chronic paediatric medical conditions from newborns to adolescents, with particular interests in newborn and infant care, and management of chronic and complex medical conditions. Her focus is on patient centered care with an emphasis on supporting families, and strong communication with their health care providers including General Practitioners, allied health and other specialist medical providers.
Dr Chan has practiced as a consultant general paediatrician since 2005. She is a Staff Specialist paediatrician at Royal North Shore Hospital, and has VMO appointments at North Shore Private Hospital and The Mater Hospital. She has a close affiliation with the tertiary specialist children’s hospitals in Sydney, particularly Sydney Children’s Hospital, having trained in general paediatrics, and subsequently practiced as a Consultant Paediatrician there for almost 17 years before establishing practice in the North Shore area.
Dr Chan has an interest in undergraduate and postgraduate medical education in paediatrics, and spent 7 years as a clinical academic in curriculum development and teaching at the University of New South Wales School of paediatrics. She has had previous consultant appointments at Bankstown Hospital and in Rural Locum practice which have given her a breadth of experience in all areas of paediatric clinical medicine.