MBBS, BSci(hons), FRACGP, Dip Pal Med, Dip Child Health
“Where ever the art of Medicine is loved, there is also a love of humanity.” -Hippocrates
Mary provides care in the following:
Low Carbohydrate Medicine and Medical Weight Loss
Dr. Mary Barson is a General Practitioner and Bellbrae local who loves working and living in this beautiful and dynamic community. Mary first completed an honours degree in Biochemistry and Cell Biology at Melbourne University where she developed a deep appreciation for the nutritional and environmental factors needed to support health and wellbeing. Later, during medical school Mary found her passion in General Practice and in whole-person, holistic care.
While maintaining a broad interest in all aspects of General Practice, Mary has particular interests in Nutritional & Environmental Medicine, Lifestyle Medicine and Mind-Body Medicine. She is particularly passionate about metabolic health, combining compassion centred care with real food nutrition to empower people to reclaim their health and regain control of their weight naturally and sustainably.
Mary has undertaken additional training in Medical Hypnotherapy, Mental Health, Stress Management, Children’s Health, Palliative Medicine as well as Lifestyle Medicine and Nutritional and Integrative Medicine.
Fellowship of the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners
Bachelor of Medicine / Bachelor of Surgery - The University of Melbourne
Bachelor of Science - Majors in Biochemistry, Molecular Biopsy and Cell Biology
Bachelor of Science with Honours - Medical Biology Research at the Water and Eliza Hall Institute
Diploma of Palliative Medicine - Royal Australian College of Physicians
Diploma of Child Health - University of Sydney - Sydney Child Health Program
Certificate of Medical Hypnosis
Certified Provider of Focused Psychological Strategies
Certificate of Advanced Life Support Level Two
Certificate of Emergency Management of Severe Trauma
Certificate of Rural Emergency Skills Training
Injectable Nutrient training with the Australian Institute of Medical Nutrition
Undertaking training with the Australasian College of Nutritional and Environmental Medicine
Royal Australian College of General Practitioners
College of Medical Hypnosis
Australasian College of Nutritional and Environmental Medicine