About Dr Susan Winspear
MBBS Hons [UNSW] FRANZCOG DDU
Dr Susan Winspear is an Obstetrician and Gynaecologist who is dedicated to providing exceptional patient care. She brings a calm and reassuring approach to ensure you feel safe and supported throughout your medical treatment and pregnancy. Based in Newcastle she has rooms at the Newcastle Private Specialist Centre.
Dr Susan Winspear was born in Sydney, and grew up on the south coast of New South Wales. She attended university in Sydney. She attained her Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery from the University of New South Wales with first-class honours.
She undertook her specialist training in Newcastle at the John Hunter Hospital, also spending time working in the Northern Territory and with indigenous communities. She completed a Diploma of Diagnostic Ultrasound in 1999.
She established a private and public practice in Launceston Tasmania in 2000, working for 12 years in this area. During this time, she managed a large and busy specialist obstetric and gynaecology, ultrasound and prenatal diagnosis practice that serviced all of northern Tasmania. She also worked in fertility and IVF and was Director of her IVF unit in Launceston for many years.
On her return to Newcastle in 2012, Dr Winspear established a comprehensive obstetric and gynaecology practice with a large fertility and IVF component. She continues to perform specialist referral ultrasound in obstetrics and gynaecology, and prenatal diagnosis including a College Accredited Nuchal Translucency screening program, Amniocentesis and CVS. She enjoys all aspects of practice and can perform fertility treatments and surgery including IVF, and then continue to perform the obstetric care, ultrasound and prenatal diagnosis requirements of these pregnancies. Thus, all aspects of your care can be obtained with the same doctor at the same practice.
Dr Winspear particularly enjoys the relationship that develops between doctor and patient that will often span over many years as she works to achieve the goals of a safe and happy family. She will support you to achieve your birth goals with as little or as much as intervention as you want, and is required, for a positive outcome in a safe, patient focused environment.
Dr Winspear looks forward to meeting you and beginning to work together with you to achieve your goals.
At the front desk and behind the scenes full time is Amanda our practice manager.
She is assisted by our part-time sonographer, Sharon.
Amanda will help you with general enquiries appointments, fees and payments and can answer many of your concerns.
Whenever necessary, Amanda will pass a message to Dr Winspear, who will phone or email you back.