Dr Steven Yakich is an experienced General Practitioner, having worked in family medicine since 1999.
After completing a Bachelor of Human Biology, a Bachelor of Medicine, and a Bachelor of Surgery at the University of Auckland in 1993, he continued training as a resident in various hospitals, including terms in general medicine, urology, psychological medicine, and gynaecology. On moving to Sydney, Dr Yakich also gained experience in paediatrics at Westmead Children’s Hospital and in palliative care at St Vincent’s Hospital. In 2001 he completed his postgraduate specialty training, and was made a Fellow of the Royal Australian College of General Practice.
Dr Yakich has been involved in training junior doctors, and since 2007 has built an established practice on the lower north shore. Formerly based in North Sydney, Steven has now consolidated his practice at the Balmoral Medical Practice. His clinical interests include men’s health, preventative medicine, complex multiple medical needs, and sexual health.
Steven has a relaxed professional demeanour with a quiet sense of humour. He is rigorous and comprehensive in his care of others, and focuses on current evidence based interventions to deliver whole person health care. He values caring and advocating for his patients.