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Dr Janice Kiem


Dr Janice Kiem is a highly qualified General Practitioner and Bariatric Doctor with over 14 years’ experience practicing medicine in a wide variety of settings. Her focus within the specialty of Bariatric Medicine is caring for women across all stages of life, with a particular interest in metabolic health, fertility, and menopause. She is caring and comprehensive, thoroughly exploring the experiences, needs, and goals of each and every patient as they together develop personalised treatment plans.

Dr Kiem graduated from Griffith University Medical school in 2010, subsequently attaining Fellowship of the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners. She has also obtained post-graduate qualifications in Children’s Health (University of Sydney) and holds the Diploma of Women’s Health through the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Obstetrics and Gynaecologists. She is a member of ANZOS (Australian and New Zealand Obesity Society) and has undertaken World Obesity SCOPE training, as well as training in the diagnosis and management of eating disorders.

Dr Kiem is looking forward to meeting with you in order to discuss your weight loss goals

Incorporating Medical & Surgical Approaches

Dr Janice Kiem collaborates closely with esteemed Bariatric Surgeons in Brisbane and the Gold Coast. She has undertaken additional bariatric specific training and has extensive experience managing patients before and after their bariatric surgery.

Dr Janice cares for patients considering surgery, or for those who have had surgery and are looking for long term post operative care. Dr Janice sees patients who have had sleeve gastrectomy, Roux-en-Y gastric bypass, Single Loop (mini) gastric bypass and SADI-S.

Dr Janice is thoroughly trained in the use of bariatric pharmacotherapy (medications) and utilises oral and injectable weight loss medications when necessary for patients who are pre or post operative for weight loss surgery. 

The bariatric surgery patient is unique and requires specialised attention in both the planning for and follow up after surgery.  Dr Janice Kiem understands the intricacies of such specialised care and thoroughly enjoys helping her patients to successfully navigate their weight loss surgery journey. 

Women's Health Practitioner

Dr Janice Kiem is a highly experienced women’s health practitioner. She has worked extensively with women who are in all stages of their lives. Dr Janice takes a personalised approach for all of her patients, helping them to navigate uniquely challenging situations such as infertility or the menopause. 

Dr Janice believes in evidence-based, respectful and comprehensive medicine. She takes the time to get to know her patients, believing that thorough care and a compassionate approach are key to achieving great health outcomes.   Dr Janice is particularly passionate about helping women achieve their health potential by supporting women with their metabolic health and weight management. No referral is necessary, and appointments can be made by phoning or emailing MedSurg Weight Loss on (07) 3373 0265 or 

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