Dr Bernadette McElhinney, Gynaecologist Perth
Gynaecologist West Perth
At woom in West Perth, Bernadette McElhinney works with the gynaecology team to provide a unique model of care with multiple specialties under the same roof. She consults each week at woom and operates on her private patients at Hollywood Private Hospital and SJOG in Subiaco. Dr McElhinney acquired advanced skills in laparoscopic surgery during her time as a fellow in the UK and Australia. In addition, Dr McElhinney conducts private colposcopies in our state-of-the-art rooms located in West Perth.
Gynaecologist Perth Dr Bernadette McElhinney
- Dr McElhinney did her basic training in the UK and, when she finished, she moved to Perth to gain experience in advanced laparoscopic surgery.
- Dr McElhinney is passionate about women’s health. She aims to care for patients as individuals, providing a holistic and thoughtful approach to their care.
- She acknowledges the importance of teaching and mentoring junior colleagues both in a formal and informal way. She is a senior lecturer at Notre Dame University and regularly assists with medical student tutorials and examinations.
- She was recently appointed a director of Menopause Alliance Australia, a charity organisation aiming to educate women and their health providers in ‘menopausal’ matters.