Bm,BS (Flin). DRANZCOG
Dr Bernie Lorenzen is an experienced general practitioner with wide ranging skills having worked in both rural and urban general practice, as well as extensive work in the hospital setting.
He has been actively involved in areas of medical standards, having worked for the SA Health Commission in medical credentialing, and with the RACGP as SA Chairman and federal Councillor.
He has been involved with medical research at the Women’s & Children’s Hospital. He has been involved with developing protocols including Shared Antenatal Care. As an educator, he is recognized as a GP registrar educator with GPEX, the South Australian training organization for general practitioners, and also teaches medical students from the Adelaide University.
Dr Lorenzen works actively in the area of standards and education of doctors providing after hours services. Special interest is in the care of severe overweight patients’ and he cooperates with surgeons from Flinders Medical Centre. Dr Lorenzen is married with 2 children of primary school age, and enjoys family and school activities, and attempting to play guitar.