Our Nurses

The nurses at The Children’s Doctor are here to help and equip you with the skills needed for your hardest role ever………. being a parent. No question is too big or too small.

What to see our nurses for:

0-6 months

Baby health checks, (including weight, height, and head circumference), feeding issues (breast or bottle), introduction to solids, sleeping and settling, milestones and Immunisations.

12-18 months

Walking, talking, diet, changing to cows milk, sleep, tantrums and behaviour

2 years

Toilet training, talking, sleeping, eating, behaviour

4 years

Speech, nutrition, behaviour, fine and gross motor skills, sleeping

12 years

School needles

Flu vaccines

All ages – (march to September)

 

 

Louise Donnelly

Louise Donnelly

Practice Nurse

Louise is a registered nurse with a Masters in Paediatrics, a Diploma in Child Health and an Immunisation Certificate. She worked at The Children’s Hospital in Westmead for 10 years.

Louise has a special interest in infants and family welfare, concentrating on sleep and settling concerns in infants and toddlers. Louise has 3 children of her own and has been with The Children’s Doctor for 10 years.

Alison Midavaine

Alison Midavaine

Practice Nurse

Alison is a registered nurse with a Masters in Paediatrics and an Immunisation Certificate. She also worked at The Children’s Hospital in Westmead for 10 years.

Alison volunteers as a playgroup leader and runs regular groups for those in the community. Alison has 3 children of her own and has been with The Children’s Doctor for 8 years.

Terri Rochester

Terri Rochester

Practice Nurse

Terri is a registered nurse and midwife. She has a postgraduate Diploma in Special Care Nursery. Terri has worked for many years in a high level nursery both in Queensland and NSW and has a special interest in premature babies and infants.

Terri is also a Lactation Consultant. She has 3 children of her own and is also a foster carer of newborns. Terri has been with The Children’s Doctor for 4 years.