Dr Erin Sharwood

Paediatric Endocrinologist

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


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 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

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Dr Andrew Cotterill

Paediatric Endocrinologist

Our Locations
Brisbane

Taylor Medical Centre

First Floor, Suite 10A

40 Annerley Rd

Wooloongabba Qld 4102

Toowoomba

Medici Medical Centre

15 Scott St

(Cnr Scott & Curzon St)

Level 1, Suite 105

Toowoomba, Qld 4350