Dr Jo Hallinan

Dr Jo Hallinan started at SmartClinics Family Medical Centres in late 2012 and brought with her a wealth of General Practice and Emergency Medicine experience. Jo has been in practice for nearly 10 years and received her Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery from the University of Queensland.

Her special interests include antenatal care and post-natal care of mother and baby, children’s health (paediatrics), women’s health including reproductive health, implanon and sexual health.

Jo loves seeing the whole spectrum of life through pregnancy, birth, childhood, the challenging adolescent years, middle age and then working with the elderly as part of her role as a GP.

Despite spending some of her early childhood in Victoria, Jo considers herself a native ‰ÛÏBrisbane-ite‰Û and before starting medicine she worked in a range of diverse areas including publishing, nursing and retail! As a mother of two young children, Jo loves spending time with her family and enjoys bushwalking, travelling, bike riding and camping.