Dr Anna Paling
Dr Anna Paling is a fellow of the RACGP and has 15 years of experience in general practice on the Northern Beaches of Sydney. She enjoys the unique opportunity general practice provides for long term connection with patients as they journey through life.
Dr Anna has had a long standing passion for women’s health and has completed further education in this area with a Professional Certificate of Women’s Health. She enjoys supporting women through menopause, talking contraception, optimising health in the context of PCOS and weight concerns, and empowering women to achieve their best health and wellness.
She enjoys supporting women through conception and pregnancy. She is also a provider of MS 2 step medical abortion (termination of pregnancy up to 9 weeks gestation) and a provider of non-directive pregnancy counselling.
Dr Paling has a strong interest in mental health. She approaches this holistically, balancing a lifestyle approach with medication and counselling strategies. She enjoys supporting adolescents through this sometimes challenging transition of life and has excellent rapport with young people and their families.
Dr Paling grew up on the Northern Beaches herself, and is now raising her 4 children with her husband here too. She loves painting, gardening, DIY and delicious food.