Dr Cathy van Zanten, MBChB, MRCGP

Dr Van Zanten qualified in Aberdeen in 2006 and worked initially in hospital medicine in Aberdeen Royal Infirmary.  She then moved to Brisbane, Australia for two years where she worked in a busy suburban hospital gaining experience in Geriatrics, Intensive Care and Cardiology.  She returned to the UK and started her general practice training in Dumfries and Galloway.  In the DGRI medical department, she worked in Rheumatology, Renal Medicine and Care of the Elderly.  She then went on to complete posts in Accident and Emergency, Psychiatry and Obstetrics and Gynaecology.

She concluded her GP training in Castle Douglas and joined the practice as a partner in 2013.

Special interests:

  • Care of the Elderly
  • Chronic Disease Management
  • Acute Medicine
  • Pre-Hospital Care