Trained at Edinburgh University in Scotland. Stuart worked in the Perth Hills for 10 years before making the sea change to the Fremantle area 10 years ago. His interests and experience include performing arts medicine, sexual health, dermatology, skin cancer screening and management, paediatrics, mental health and a holistic approach to family practice. He is an examiner for the RACGP and helps set and assess the college exams.
As a serious amateur musician, he has awareness of the physical and psychological demands of musicians and other performing artists, and has extensive experience in dealing with them.
He has long been involved in occupational medicine and employment medicals and management.
His other interests include reading, playing the flute and mandolin (he plays for two local Freo bands), ancient history and riding motorcycles.