Dr Pauline Joubert

MBChB, AMC, FRANZCOG

Dr Pauline Joubert graduated from Medical School at the University of Cape Town, South Africa in 1998. She then worked in hospitals around Cape Town gaining valuable experience in Obstetrics, Gynaecology, Paediatrics and General Medicine and Surgery. After a few more years of general experience in Queensland, Australia, Pauline went on to complete her training as a Specialist Obstetrician and Gynaecologist with The Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists.

 

After 10 years with Queensland Health, Pauline moved to private practice at The Wesley Hospital. In addition to her private practice, Pauline is also a Senior Clinical Tutor in the field of women’s health at The Wesley Hospital. Pauline is a member of The Wesley Hospital's Medical Advisory Committee. She also sits on the Queensland Regional Committee of The Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists and is also an examiner for the college.

 

When not working Pauline spends as much time as she can with her husband and two young children. She enjoys the outdoors and being active and involved with her children's schools and extra-curricular activities. When she can find the time, a good novel is always appreciated.

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Dr Melinda Heywood

BSc, MBBS(Hons), FRANZCOG

After completing her BSc and MBBS (Hons) at The University of Queensland, Dr Melinda Heywood went on to become a Fellow of The Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists (RANZCOG). Before joining exxpectations, Melinda worked for Queensland Health, most recently at Redcliffe Hospital. Melinda is committed to the mission and aims of exxpectations and is delighted to be part of the team.

 

Away from work, Melinda enjoys spending time with her husband, three children, extended family and friends. Pilates classes are a regular diversion from the rush of everyday life, but for real relaxation reading or swimming at the beach is her preference.

Abbey (Secretary)

Bachelor of Environmental Management (Sustainable Development)

In addition to her degree, Abbey has extensive customer service experience.

She is responsible for welcoming patients to the practice, managing appointments, providing administrative support to both doctors and liaising with the hospital staff and other medical providers.

 

Outside of work, Abbey enjoys reading, seeing movies, trying new restaurants and cafes as well as spending time with her partner, family and friends.

Krissy (Secretary)

Bachelor of Commerce, Graduate Certificate in Human Resource Management

Krissy has a background in finance, human resources and healthcare administration. She is responsible for welcoming patients to the practice, managing appointments, providing administrative support to both doctors and liaising with the hospital staff and other medical providers.

 

Outside of work, Krissy enjoys bushwalking, going to the cinema and spending time with her partner, friends, family and two dogs.

Jeremy Joubert (Practice Manager)

BSc (Medicine) (Honours) in Cell Biology, MCSE, MBA

As the Practice Manager, Jeremy is responsible for all non-medical aspects of the practice. Jeremy left his job as a management consultant with a “Big 4” professional services firm to help Pauline establish and run exxpectations. He has experience in a number of fields, including:

• medical research

• information technology

• skydiving instruction and photography/videography

• risk management

• management consulting, with a focus on strategy and innovation.

 

In his spare time, Jeremy is an avid photographer, runner and skydiver.