Townsville Family Medical Centre Doctors

Dr Emma Lyster

Qualifications: BSc, MBBS, FRACGP, DRANZCOG, Dip Child Health, Aus Dip Derm 
Qualified to perform Rail (cat 1,2,3), Coal Board (Examining Medical Officer), AMSA and Visa medicals 

Born in Townsville, Dr Emma Lyster later completed a Bachelor of Science majoring in psychology and then postgraduate studies in Medicine at the University of Queensland. She completed her internship and residency years at The Townsville Hospital before undertaking her GP fellowship. Along the way, Emma has also attained diplomas in Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Child Health and Dermatology, as well as certificates in Sexual Health and Skin Cancer Medicine. She has been an examiner for the College of GPs for many years. 
Emma has a strong interest in occupational health and is qualified to perform Rail (Cat 1, 2 and 3), Coal Board, AMSA and Visa medicals. 

Emma has been working at Townsville Family Medical Centre since 2013. She endeavours to provide wholistic, empathic, evidence-based care to her patients and their families. She enjoys the privilege of supporting people through the inevitable ups and downs of life. 
Due to already having a full patient load Dr Lyster is unfortunately not taking on new patients at this time. 

Special Interests

  • Women's Health
  • Antenatal Care
  • Paediatrics