Personal Details and Interests
Appointments available with Doctor’s Referral.
Experience (Areas of Expertise)
Dr Kristine Mercuri is an experienced Women’s psychiatrist who completed her Medical and Psychiatric training in Melbourne.
Currently she is also employed as a Senior Staff for Women in the Mother and Baby Unit and consultation Liaison Psychiatry. She has served on the Mental Health Review Tribunal for 10 years. Kristine is passionate about assisting women with either serious mental health issues or those adjusting to difficult life experiences.
Kristine’s interests include perinatal psychiatry, psychotherapy, mindfulness training including group programs and women’s mental health throughout the lifespan. E.g. planning for children, the during pregnancy and post-natal period, parenthood and menopause.
Dr Mercuri welcomes referrals for a host of other reasons for example: Bonding with your baby, following pregnancy loss; during assisted reproduction; assessment and guidance around pre-conception planning; and coping with relationships, career difficulties, trauma, medical illness or surgery.
Member of The Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatrists (RANZCP)
(MBBS, MBs, MPM, FRANZCP)
Phone: (03) 9820 5577
There are a limited number of Bulk Billing appointments available with Kristine 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.