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Dr Katharina Schmid Vale 2020 Web

Dr Katharina Schmid

MRCP, Dr. med. (Regensburg University), MCRGP, FRACGP
Board Certified Lifestyle Medicine Physician (ASLM/ IBLM)

Hailing from Germany, Dr Schmid completed her postgraduate training in the UK, obtaining both Membership of the Royal College of Physicians (2011) as well as the Royal College of General Practitioners (2015). After having practiced as a GP in both the UK and Germany, she relocated to Sydney in 2019.

A full time Northern Beaches GP, she is also a Conjoint Lecturer (School of Population Health and Community Medicine, UNSW Medicine), and regularly teaches and supervises Medical Students.

Dr Schmid is proud to announce her recent qualification as a Board Certified Lifestyle Medicine Physician (December 2021). Lifestyle Medicine is an exciting new medical speciality and aims to treat and prevent chronic and lifestyle related diseases by lifestyle modification.

When not working, Dr Schmid loves exploring the Australian outdoors and can be found trail running, ocean swimming or playing beach volleyball.


Special Interests:

  • Lifestyle Medicine (co-certified Lifestyle Medicine Physician by the International Board of Lifestyle Medicine and the Australasian Society of Lifestyle Medicine)
  • Women's Health

Languages in addition to English:

  • German