Dr Grant Baker is the current Club Doctor for the Glenelg Football Club, Medical Educator for the GPex Registrar Training Program throughout South Australia and GP at Pro Health Care Mitcham in Torrens Park.
Pro Health Care is very fortunate to have a medical practitioner of Dr Baker’s calibre within our team of practitioners.
Dr Grant Baker graduated from medical school at the University of Adelaide in 1993. He undertook his intern year at The Queen Elizabeth Hospital where he also worked in the Emergency Department after undertaking some anaesthetics training in the United Kingdom. Dr Baker completed his Fellowship in General Practice in 1999. He also has a Diploma in Obstetrics, a Graduate Diploma in Advanced Rural Skills (anaesthetics) and a Graduate Certificate in Clinical Education. He is a Clinical Lecturer with the Flinders University and Manager of Clinical Simulation for Sturt Fleurieu General Practice Education and Training. He is currently chair of the Riverland Division of General Practice and Board member of the Country South SA Medicare Local.
Dr Baker has spent 15 years as a rural GP in the Riverland based in Barmera. Being a qualified tennis coach who has represented Australia at junior level he has always had an interest in Sports Medicine. He has a young family who are heavily involved in Basketball, Football and Tennis. When he is not busy running the children around he enjoys a hit of golf. Dr Baker’s interests include Sports Medicine, Musculoskeletal Assessment and Injuries as well minor procedures including skin lesion removals, in grown toenail surgery and skin cancer assessment.
Appointments with Dr Grant Baker can be arranged on-line or by calling our Mitcham Medical Centre on 8271 2222.