Welcome to Dr Vanessa Souter
Vanessa loves her work as a specialist general practitioner, providing primary care with a focus on evidence-based medicine. She is a Fellow of the Royal New Zealand College of General Practitioners, Australian College of Rural and Remote Medicine and the Australasian Society of Lifestyle Medicine, and is an International Board of Lifestyle Medicine Certified Lifestyle Medicine Physician.
Prior to entering medicine Vanessa had a successful career as a professional musician. Her approach in medicine is to combine established and evolving evidence with her patient’s personal values and purpose to find a joyful approach to dealing with life’s challenges. Her belief is that everyone deserves to find their best health. Vanessa supports her patients without guilt or shame to make wise and healthy choices confidently.