Dr Kate Aged Care

Dr Kate McSweeney
B Sc Grad Dip T Grad Dip Env Sci

Dr Kate McSweeney

Dr Kate McSweeney was born in Brisbane. After graduating in 1984 from Griffith University with a degree in Science and a Graduate Teaching Diploma she taught Mathematics, Science and Computing to Senior level at Maryborough State High School.

In a career shift in 1988 she commenced work in the Mining and Steel industries in technical and sales roles for corporate companies such as BHP. In 1996 she completed a Graduate Diploma in Environmental Science from the University of Sydney.

Seeking a further change in direction, in 1997 she commenced her medical degree at the University of Queensland, graduating in 2000.

She completed her hospital training and fellowship of General Practice in regional and North Queensland. During this time she worked as the relieving doctor in one doctor towns and indigenous communities and visited the Residential Aged Care Facilities in the various towns and cities she trained in.

Dr McSweeney has a long term and strong interest in Aged Care. She comes from a large family that has many nurses and has worked extensively in aged care as an assistant nurse during her adolescent and university years.

Dr Kate McSweeney is a member of the Australian and New Zealand Society for Geriatric Medicine. She has a vibrant and long standing aged care practice, delivering services to a number of Residential Aged Care Facilities for over 5 years on the Gold and Tweed Coasts. Dr Kate offers your loved ones a comprehensive and thoughtful approach to their care.

New Patients Welcome
Facilities attended include:

Adventist Retirement Villages Melody Park - Nerang

Bangalor Retreat - Tweed Heads West

Blue Care Amaroo Residential Care Centre - Tweed Heads

Blue Care Kirrahaven Residential Care Centre - Kirra

Bupa Banora Point - Banora Point

Domain Principal Aged Care - Ashmore

Domain Principal Aged Care - Kirra

Domain Principal Aged Care - Tweed Heads

Nursing Centre - Tweed Heads

Hillview House Merrimac - Merrimac

Mc Kenzie Aged Care Raffles - Tweed Heads South

Mc Kenzie Aged Care Sandbrook - Burleigh Waters

Ozcare Parkwood Gardens - Parkwood

Ozcare Oznam Villa - Burleigh Heads

RSL Care Darlington Retirement Community - Banora Point

RSL Care Galleon Gardens - Currumbin Waters

RSL Care Winders Lodge - Banora Point

Southern Cross Care St Joseph's Apartments - Tweed Heads South

Southern Cross Care St Martha's Apartments - Banora Point

Villa Serena- Robina

Nadine DaviesNadine Davies
Dip Bus

Nadine possesses a Diploma in Business and brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise in medical practice management. Nadine joined Dr Kate in 2011 as Practice Manager, playing a vital role in our commitment to deliver high quality service, and will assist in attending to your needs efficiently. Do not hesitate to contact Nadine with any queries you may have.

Monique King
Dip Nursing, Bachelor Health Sci (Nursing),Grad Dip Advanced
Nursing Practice, Master of Business

Monique KingMonique is a highly qualified, experienced and skilled Registered Nurse who coordinates chronic disease management and liaises with patients, families and nursing staff regularly to assist in delivering high quality care. She is well known and well regarded on the coast for her many years of community nursing work, having spent 17 years with Queensland Health in the specialised areas of renal medicine, adult respiratory nursing and adult community incontinence. She has been working in General Practice since 2002 providing older adult health support and chronic disease management in both community and Residential Aged Care. Monique has a special interest in both continence and dementia care..

PO Box 900,
Currumbin, Qld 4223

07 5533 0231

07 5533 0157