Dr Yvette Vella

Dr Yvette Vella

Yvette  is a Community Paediatrician who works within the team at Northern Intellectual Disability Health (NIDH), where she provides care for school age children with an intellectual disability and other complex health needs. Yvette consults individually with children and their families at Cremorne Community Health Centre, as well as attending clinics at schools for specific purposes in the Northern Sydney Local Health District. These are multidisciplinary clinics for students who are experiencing difficulties with their learning, behaviour or emotional well being. Yvette conducts transition clinics with adult medicine colleagues at NIDH for students who are moving from paediatric to adult care.

Yvette joined CDS in 2015.

Yvette hopes to help her clients and their families reach their best potential by working collaboratively with parents, educators and therapists to understand individual strengths and challenges and plan goals together for the future.

Qualifications:

MBBS, DCH, FRACP, MPH