Personal Details and Interests
Sophie is a psychiatrist who is passionate about the mental health of people living with physical illness and supporting women’s mental health through the journey of pregnancy and parenthood.
Appointments available with Doctor’s Referral.
Experience (Areas of Expertise)
As a senior registrar, Sophie undertook specialist training in perinatal psychiatry at the Royal Women’s Hospital. She then completed further training at Monash Health caring for people with complex physical and emotional health needs. In recent years she has worked in the public sector as a general psychiatrist treating people with serious mental illness and has returned to the Women’s Hospital as a psychiatrist responsible for the care of pregnant and post-natal women, including families of babies born prematurely. Sophie is also currently employed as a staff psychiatrist at Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre. Sophie sees women at various stages of life with a range of mental health needs.
MBBS (hons), BSc, FRANZCP
Phone: (03) 9820 5577
There is a limited number of Bulk Billing appointments available with Dr. Burke for non-wage earners. Please contact reception on 9820 5577 for further information.
** Medicare rebates available through the ‘Better Access to Mental Health Care’ Initiative. Apply for a referral under the Mental Health Care Plan with your GP.