Dr Ye Myat Ko
MBBS, MHIM, DCH, FRACGP, AFSCI
Dr Ko studied Medicine in Yangon, Myanmar (Burma) and moved to Australia in 2010 to continue post graduate studies. He spent three years in Gilgandra, NSW while practicing comprehensive rural General Practice and obtained Fellowship of Royal Australian College of General Practitioners in 2019. He gained invaluable experience in skin cancer surgery and completed the Associate Fellowship of Skin Cancer Institute.
Coming from a rural medicine background, Dr Ko enjoys practicing Cradle-to-Grave Medicine with focus in building trust and strong therapeutic relationships. He has a special interest in helping people realise health and wellness goals by maintaining self-determination and motivation. He is currently doing further studies towards gaining Fellowships in Lifestyle Medicine and Obesity Medicine.
Dr Ko believes in the critical role of medical education for maintaining a quality healthcare workforce. He is participating in supporting rural doctors in Fellowship training program with RVTS (Remote vocational training program) and aiming toward becoming an academic medical educator in the future.
Outside of work, he loves spending time with his wife and daughter. He is an avid supporter of Liverpool FC and Aussie cricket team.