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Dr Yvette Bruce

BSc (Nursing), MBBS (Hons), FRACGP

Dr Yvette Bruce completed her Bachelor of Science (BSc, Nursing) from Edith Cowan University in 2005 and Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS) from The University of Western Australia with honours in 2010.

 

Since then, she has gained experience working in adult medicine, paediatrics and obstetrics & gynaecology at Joondalup Health Campus, mental health at Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital, and general practice in a variety of locations. 

 

Yvette is passionate about developing a good therapeutic relationship with patients and their families in general practice. Outside of work she enjoys spending time with her grandson, adult children and husband, catching up with family and friends over coffee and being involved at her church.

 

Yvette has special training in Focused Psychological Strategies (FPS) with further study at the University of Sydney in the treatment of anxiety and medical management of mood disorders. She is a Fellow of the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners (FRACGP). 

 

Specific areas of interest:

– Paediatrics

– Women’s health and Contraceptive advice

– Antenatal and Postnatal care

– Mental Health

– Health assessments

 

Procedures:

– Implanon insertion and removal

– Pap smears and breast examinations

– Skin checks, biopsy and removal of lesions

– Cryotherapy

– Driver’s Medical Assessment