Obstetrician: Dr Briohny Hutchinson

Dr Briohny Hutchinson is an obstetrician who is passionate about providing exceptional patient centered care. Paramount to this is her dedication and caring nature that is fundamental to the individualised care provided to each of her patients. The opportunity to share a couple’s journey though pregnancy and delivery is incredibly [...]

Weaning from nipple shields

There are many reasons a mum may need to use nipple shields: for flat or inverted nipples, damaged nipples or to transition a baby from the bottle to the breast. Nipple shields are a thin, silicone Mexican-hat shaped shield that you place over your nipple. During breastfeeding, the nipple sucks [...]


Norovirus – what is it?

The Department of Health, Victoria, has recently issued advice to hospitals and childcare settings that a new strain of Norovirus has recently been detected in Victoria, and this may lead to an increase in the number of cases and outbreaks over the coming months. So what is Norovirus? Norovirus is [...]

Obstetrician: Dr Hayden Waterham

Dr Hayden Waterham loves his job! As a specialist obstetrician and gynaecologist Hayden thinks it's a great privilege to deliver the highest possible level of care to women and their families. He is aware that many issues related to conception, pregnancy, labour and delivery can carry every emotion. Unbridled joy, [...]

Fear of giving birth

While pregnancy and the months preparing for the arrival of a new baby can be exciting and filled with joy, many mums to be also experience the feeling of being fearful about giving birth. Many of the fears regarding birth can be managed and being well informed and planning ahead [...]