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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There is a game my grandchildren play with great enthusiasm. It’s called Whack-a-Mole. It seems a bit politically…
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There is something a bit enticing about weekend medical conferences.  There’s also something pretty good about staying at…
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So, I’ve had this Man Flu thing. Or Man Cough. For weeks. Just when I think it’s gone, it comes back. I get little sympathy…
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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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