Dr Jon Fogarty

Dr Jon Fogarty

Dr Fogarty is a GP on the NSW Central Coast.

He is a long-time columnist and is much-loved for his Fog’s Blogs that offer a humorous insight into general practice.

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General practice is a broad church. It is not possible to be good at everything. I find it hard enough to be okay at a few…
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A GP phones the local orthopaedic group to refer an elderly patient who needs a hip replacement. First question: “Does your…
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Over the past little time, I have written some tips for surviving in general practice, aimed particularly at colleagues…
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I was on call for our practice during the Easter break. My partner covered Anzac Day and the following weekend. At our…
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Which one medical information resource would you take with you to the desert island? Put another way, what is your most…
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A recurring challenge for all of us is the business of saying no. It is not confined to our doctoring lives. We say no to…
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With the commencement of the Royal Commission into Aged Care Quality and Safety’s first hearings in Adelaide this week, we…
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