Dr Dilip Dhupelia

Dilip has been working in General Practice for over 35 years and works at our Toowong clinic.

Locations

Dilip works as a part time GP at SmartClinics Toowong. Dr Dilip Dhupelia is the Director of Clinical and Medical Services at Queensland Country Practice which is part of Queensland Rural Medical Service at Queensland Health. Trained in Dublin, Ireland, Dr Dhupelia migrated to Queensland and practised in Millmerran (1978-1982) and Toowoomba (1982-2006) as a Rural Generalist GP and Obstetrician. From 2006 to 2010 Dr Dhupelia was the Senior Medical Advisor for Medicare Australia within the Commonwealth Department of Health. Since 2010, Dr Dhupelia has worked in his current capacity within Queensland Health. His other roles are as Board Director of General Practice Training Queensland and also the Australian Medical Association, Queensland (AMAQ). His interests include family practice, adolescent health, sexual health, travel medicine, chronic diseases and women’s health.

Special interests

  • Antenatal care and post-natal care of mother and baby
  • Asthma care
  • Cardiovascular risk assessment
  • Children's health (paediatrics)
  • Chronic disease management
  • Depression & anxiety (mental health)
  • Diabetes care
  • Elderly health (geriatric)
  • Family Care
  • General Practice
  • Implanon
  • Lifestyle
  • Men's Health
  • Metabolic diseases
  • Minor surgery and procedural work
  • Nutrition & weight management
  • Palliative care
  • Skin checks and excisions
  • Women's health including reproductive health

Languages

  • English
  • Gujerati

Qualifications

  • AFRACMA
  • Dip Obst ACOG
  • FAICD
  • FARGP
  • FRACGP
  • LRCPS(Ire)