Dr Field (MB BS BMS Grad Dip PHC) graduated from University of Tasmania in 1984, moved to WA in 1986 and has been in General Practice in the Fremantle area since 1989. She joined Leeuwin Medical Group in 2008.
Prior to this she had worked as a GP in Parry Street Practice and then as a founding GP at Ellen Street Family Practice. She also worked in medical politics from 1992 – 2003 with the Fremantle Regional Division of General Practice where she was an inaugural board member and Medical Director. She received the Graeme Martin Award in 2004 – a peer recognised award for contribution to General Practice.
She thrives on the variety and challenge of caring for the huge diversity of people and conditions seen in General Practice and considers herself a generalist.
While her adult son and daughter are the apples of her eye, she is also a keen yoga student, snorkeller, bush walker, gardener and craftsperson.
She aims to practice what she preaches regarding health, with an active lifestyle, delicious healthy diet and plentiful holidays.