Dr Olga Ward
MBBS, FRACGP, GDRGP, FARGP
Procedural Surgical GP, Merredin, Westonia, Bruce Rock, Narembeen WA
Diamond Convenor of CTEC’s The Cutting Edge Workshops
Dr Ward is a Procedural Surgical GP in Merredin, Westonia, Bruce Rock and Narembeen.
Rural doctors have to maintain skills across a number of areas; including emergency, surgery, obstetrics and gynaecology, anaesthetics, and teaching.
She has been a procedural rural GP since 1994 and was one of the first GPs in Australia to obtain a FARGP in surgery as well as in adult internal medicine. In 2020 Dr Ward was the joint winner of the Australian Medical Association's (WA) Hippocrates Award for her unwavering commitment to the profession of medicine and dedicated service to patients and the broader community.