Dr Fiona McDonald

MBChB MSc MRCP(UK) FRACP

Fiona is a General Paediatrician who completed her medical education and Paediatric specialist training in the UK.  Prior to moving to Australia she worked for several years as a Consultant Paediatrician and Neonatologist at the Kent and Canterbury Hospital.

She has worked within the General Medicine department at the Royal Children’s Hospital since 2014.

Fiona has a wide range of experience in caring for children of all ages, from babies to teenagers. She has specific interests in asthma, allergy, eczema, urinary tract infections, constipation, encopresis, chronic fatigue syndrome, headaches, developmental delay and growth concerns.

Fiona is passionate about providing holistic, quality care to patients and their families. As a mother of two, she understands the demands and joys of raising children. She is also an animal lover and is currently training one of her Newfoundland dogs to become a hospital pet therapy dog.