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Dr Erin Sharwood

Paediatric Endocrinologist, Brisbane

Dr Erin Sharwood is a consultant medical specialist in paediatric endocrinology in Brisbane.

Erin looks after children with a range of endocrine problems including:

  • Pituitary disorders

  • Delayed or early (precocious) puberty

  • Growth disorders

  • Type 1 Diabetes

  • Thyroid disease

  • Hormone effects of cancer treatment

Erin has a particular interest in:

  • pituitary disorders

  • endocrine effects of oncology therapy

  • disorders of puberty

Erin completed medical school at the University of Melbourne and her specialist training at the Lady Cilento Children’s Hospital (now Queensland Children's Hospital) in Brisbane, and was lucky enough to spend some time with the Paediatric Endocrinology team at the National Institutes of Health, in Bethesda, MD, USA.

Dr Sharwood also works in clinical ethics, and holds a Masters degree in Bioethics. Erin is interested in collaborative decision making and fostering strong therapeutic relationships.

Erin is currently undertaking a PhD looking at links between endocrine function, sleep, and body composition in children who have had brain tumours.

Erin loves spending time with her family and her adorable son.

Dr Erin Sharwood
Our Team

Dr Andrew Cotterill

Paediatric Endocrinologist, Brisbane

Our Locations

Taylor Medical Centre

First Floor, Suite 10A

40 Annerley Rd

Wooloongabba Qld 4102


Medici Medical Centre

15 Scott St

(Cnr Scott & Curzon St)

Level 1, Suite 105

Toowoomba, Qld 4350

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