Dr Rob Pitt (Paediatrician)
Currimundi Family Doctors are excited to announce Dr Rob Pitt, a local Sunshine Coast Paediatrician is now working with the team at Currimundi!
Dr Rob Pitt trained as a Fellow in Emergency Paediatrics and Ambulatory Paediatrics at The Children’s Hospital, Boston.
On returning to Australia in 1988 Dr Pitt was appointed Director of Paediatric Emergency Department, Mater Children’s Hospital and Director, Queensland Injury Surveillance Unit. He held positions on State and/or national committees of the National Injury Surveillance and Prevention Project, Standards Association of Australia, and the Child Accident Prevention Foundation of Australia. Professional contributions include implementation of four-sided pool fencing and the development of commercially viable computerised patient management, clinical reference and teaching systems.
In the early 1990’s he created the prototype for EDIS software which still runs emergency departments today. He was the creator and developer of PEMSoft clinical decision software used by health systems throughout Australia and the world.
Dr Pitt then spent 22 years as the Director of Paediatric Emergency Medicine at the Mater Childrens Hospital in Brisbane before moving to the Sunshine Coast.
Since 2009, Dr Pitt has been a General Paediatrician at Nambour General Hospital and now at the Sunshine Coast University Hospital.
At Currimundi Family Doctors, Dr Pitt works in closely with our exclusive kids GP, Dr Claire Lantai.
Dr Pitt is available for appointments on Tuesday afternoons and is currently accepting new patients with a referral from your GP.
Call to book an appointment on (07) 5314 1321 or click here to book online ›