Dr David Parsons comes to Whole Medicine with a passion for integrative medicine and skin cancer diagnosis and treatment.
Dr Parsons believes that health and wellbeing come from attending to the whole personbody, mind and spirit. He reads widely in this area. He regularly practices meditation and hatha yoga. He is known for the quiet, respectful and compassionate way he listens to his patients.
He has studied many aspects of mind/body medicine, including Positive Psychology (the evidence-based science of wellbeing). He is a member of the Australian Integrative Medicine Association.
Dr Parsons attained the fellowship of the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners in 2004. Since 2008 he has pursued his interest in skin cancer medicine, honing expert skills in early diagnosis and management of skin cancer. He is a member of the Skin Cancer College of Australasia.
Dr Parsons moved to the beautiful Mornington Peninsula 10 years ago and loves the bush and beaches here. He and his wife enjoy gardening, cooking, nature walks and travel. He has four adult children and four grandchildren so far!
Where ever the art of Medicine is loved there is also a love of humanity