Dr Suparna Vaidya
Dr. Suparna Vaidya is a dedicated General Paediatrician providing paediatric care for children of all ages from newborn through to adolescence.
Dr. Vaidya’s paediatric expertise includes management of a broad range of paediatric issues including newborn and infant feeding problems, settling and sleeping issues, rashes, eczema, food intolerance and allergies, constipation, bed-wetting, wheeze and asthma, poor Growth, Developmental and Behavioural concerns as well as care of children with complex medical needs and Chronic conditions.
Dr. Vaidya recognises the importance of holistic family-centred care. She aims at providing a professional, caring, and respectful relationship with families. She believes that effective communication with families and understanding their goals, values, and preferences is the heart of Paediatric Medicine. Dr. Vaidya’s clinical care model involves an evidence-based approach to diagnosis, treatment, and management.
Dr. Vaidya can facilitate well-co-ordinated and high-quality care by working in close collaboration with other care providers like allied health therapists, GPs, Specialists, and other support services to achieve the best outcomes for your child.
Dr. Vaidya holds a Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS) which she completed in India. She has over a decade of experience working in Paediatrics both in the UK and Australia. She holds a Fellowship in General Paediatrics with The Royal Australasian College of Physicians (FRACP).
She has trained in many hospitals in Brisbane including the Queensland Children’s Hospital, Mater Mothers Hospital, Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital, The Prince Charles Hospital, Redlands Hospital, and Logan Hospital. She also enjoyed working in Rockhampton Hospital which was a part of her Rural Training.
She is passionate about Children’s Rights and Welfare and since an early age was involved in Social work with the Youth Red Cross Society in India including the Pulse Polio immunisation programme, Blood Donation campaigns and volunteer work for Child health organisations. This is when she discovered her passion for Paediatrics.
Being a mother herself, she recognises and appreciates the many challenges of parenting. She is fluent in three languages namely English, Hindi, and Marathi, and can also understand Telugu. In her spare time, she loves to cook for her 3 boys and also enjoys oil-painting and yoga.
Working as a Paediatrician is immensely rewarding for Dr. Vaidya and she is enthusiastic and committed to delivering the best healthcare for your child.