Dr Karen Shepherd has worked as a General Practitioner in southeast Brisbane for over 20 years. After graduating from the University of Queensland in 1991, she trained at the Mater Adult, Mothers’ and Children’s hospitals. She was awarded her Fellowship of the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners in 1996.
Dr Shepherd enjoys all aspects of General Practice but has particular interests in women’s health, allergy & immunology, chronic illness and mental health.
Dr Shepherd is married and has two children at primary school. Outside of work, she loves to spend time travelling with her family, cooking, reading and catching up with friends and family.