Dr Brad McKay

Celebrity Medico, Media Advisor & Speaker

Dr Brad McKay began studying Medicine at Monash University at the age of 16 and was qualified as a Doctor by the age of 21.

Highly respected as an authority on all things medicine, Dr Brad is a regular medical advisor on many Australian programs including The Project, Today Extra, Daily Edition, 702 ABC Sydney, 936 ABC Hobart, 3AW Melbourne and Nightlife, among many others. He also regularly writes articles for Gay News Network (GNN), News.com.au and GQ. He is also in demand as a speaker on physical and mental health.

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Dr Brad McKay trained in General Medicine, General Surgery, Cardiothoracic Surgery, Colorectal Surgery, Coronary Care, Endocrinology, Emergency Medicine, Gastroenterology, Infectious Diseases, Intensive Care, Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Oncology, Orthopaedics, Paediatrics, Psychiatry, Renal Medicine and Urology.

In 2005, Dr Brad commenced general practice training and in 2008, he became a Fellow of the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners.

Dr Brad McKay began studying Medicine at Monash University at the age of 16 and was qualified as a Doctor by the age of 21. He trained in General Medicine, General Surgery, Cardiothoracic Surgery, Colorectal Surgery, Coronary Care, Endocrinology, Emergency Medicine, Gastroenterology, Infectious Diseases, Intensive Care, Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Oncology, Orthopaedics, Paediatrics, Psychiatry, Renal Medicine and Urology.

In 2005, he commenced general practice training and in 2008, he became a Fellow of the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners.

In 2013 Dr Brad became a Medical Expert and Host of the Logie-Nominated television programme Embarrassing Bodies Down Under. This is an Australian version of the original British TV series Embarrassing Bodies, a TV show dedicated to decreasing the stigma attached to embarrassing health problems and increasing awareness of traditionally 'taboo' topics.

Dr Brad McKay has also worked as an Emergency Registrar at Naas General Hospital in County Kildare - Ireland, with the Aboriginal Communities on the Central Coast of New South Wales and as a General Practitioner in both Melbourne and Sydney.

He is passionate about all aspects of medicine especially sexual health, men's health, mental health, paediatrics and women's health. An experienced world traveler, he is keen to provide audiences with travel advice and immunisations.