Dr Ilse Lategan
Paediatric General Practitioner
Dr Lategan provides comprehensive primary health care for children from birth to 16 years. As a General Practitioner with a special interest in child health, she is often the first point of contact when a child requires medical treatment, and she believes that healthcare should be easily accessible. She strives to meet the needs of the child and the family being served and is committed to child health care that is holistic and patient-centred. Services include Health supervision and anticipatory guidance including patient and caregiver education Well-baby check-ups including breastfeeding support Monitoring physical and psychosocial growth Age-appropriate developmental screening General health checks including review of diet, sleeping patterns and behaviour Diagnosis and evidence-based management of all common childhood illnesses Appropriate referral of severe and more complex conditions Coordinated care of health problems with a trusted multi-disciplinary team Emotional support and counselling for parents and caregivers.