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Dr Fariha Balouch

Specialty: Gastroenterology and Hepatology
Clinical Interests: Paediatric Gastroenterologist
Other Languages: Urdu / Hindi
Practices at: MHB MCPB MPHB
Phone 07 3010 5788
Fax07 3010 5768
Email[email protected]

Consult Rooms

Bridges Health Services
Suite 23, Level 7
Mater Medical Centre
293 Vulture Street
South Brisbane QLD 4101
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Dr. Fariha Balouch graduated from Allama Iqbal Medical College, University of Punjab in Lahore, a prestigious institute in Pakistan.

She undertook general paediatric training in University teaching hospitals in Pakistan, Oman then Australia and completed Paediatric Gastroenterology training at the Royal Children’s Hospital, Brisbane now called the Queensland Children's Hospital (QCH).QCH provides high-level specialist paediatric gastroenterology services for Queensland. At completion of her training she was offered a position at QCH as a clinical lead in Liver Transplant and as a senior member of the Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD) service.

She has interests in research and education. She is Senior Lecturer at the University of Queensland. Fariha represents Queensland and Australia on the international Consortium of Study of Paediatric Liver Transplantation (SPLIT). Her particular clinical expertise is management of children with inflammatory bowel disease, liver diseases and complex gastrointestinal problems.

Fariha is pleased to commence private practice at Bridges health at Mater medical centre to provide a highly specialised consultation service to local paediatricians and general practitioners.


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