Dr Alexandra Hepson

MBBS, FRACGP, Dip Child Health, NDC Accredited

Dr Alexandra Hepson

I’m Dr Alex Hepson (she/her), a dedicated and experienced GP committed to providing comprehensive healthcare services specifically tailored for women, babies and children. My practice encompasses all aspects of women's health, including preconception care, antenatal care, contraception, cervical screening tests, abnormal periods, and breast concerns. I also love seeing babies and children for preventative care and managing health concerns.

I believe in empowering women to make informed decisions about their health by providing them with the knowledge and support they need. It would be my privilege to accompany you on your healthcare journey, providing unwavering support and ensuring the highest quality of care at every stage.

Alexandra Hepson2.1

More about Alexandra

I completed my medical degree at James Cook University in 2015, and was admitted as a Fellow of the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners in 2020. I have completed additional education in my areas of interest including Diploma of Child Health, FPAA Certificate of Sexual and Reproductive Health and Neuroprotective Developmental Care (Possums) accreditation. I am also qualified to provide antenatal GP Shared Care at Mater Mothers Hospital and other public hospitals in Brisbane.

Your well-being is my top priority. I'm dedicated to providing you with the highest standard of care in a supportive and nurturing environment. Your health journey is unique, and I'm excited to be your partner along the way.

SPECIAL INTERESTS

My areas of special interest are:

Women’s health, including

  • Preconception counselling / pregnancy planning
  • Antenatal care (including GP shared care)
  • Contraception
  • Implanon insertion/removal, IUD removal
  • Sexual health 
  • Cervical screening tests
  • Abnormal periods
  • Pelvic pain
  • Menopause
  • Iron and nutrient deficiencies, particularly in plant based diets
  • Medical termination of pregnancy (under 9 weeks)
  • General health issues

 

 

Babies and children’s health, including

  • Developmental check ups
  • Breastfeeding difficulties
  • Infant sleep and settling difficulties (without resorting to cry-it-out methods)
  • Immunisations: both routine, and private vaccines for travel or additional protection
  • Plant based diets
  • Picky eaters
  • Starting solids
NDC
CTA

Embrace Your Journey

Empower yourself on your unique women's health journey, and let our compassionate specialists be your trusted allies in supporting your wellbeing. Schedule an appointment today.