Gaurav is the founding doctor of Turbot Street Medical Centre. He is an Australian trained doctor who completed his degree at James Cook University in Townsville, after which he moved to Sydney to complete his training for general practice.
Before making Brisbane his home, he explored his interest in accident and emergency care by working as a locum emergency doctor in hospitals in various rural towns all over Australia. He still enjoys being hands on and doing skin excisions, biopsies, ingrown toenail wedge resections or any other procedures in a primary care setting.
Gaurav shows particular interest in the field of mental health, as such he has worked alongside psychiatrists and psychologists, taking care of patients with treatment-resistant depression and anxiety. His experience has widely broadened his knowledge.
Gaurav also gets along really well with children and has a special interest in paediatrics. Outside of work, Gaurav loves to watch AFL, travel the world and spend time with friends and family. He also enjoys playing touch football, camping and trekking.
Gaurav is originally from India, as such he is fluent in both Hindi and English.