Bettine completed her medical degree in 1992 in Berlin, Germany. She has worked in the UK since 1993 where she completed her GP training in 1998. She has a special interest in pain management and treatment of depression and diabetes mellitus. In her previous practice Bettine set up a palliative care network streaming services for terminally ill patients. As a mother of 3 boys she also enjoys seeing families and their children. Bettine has a diploma in diabetes care and is licensed to perform Implanon insertions. She is a Fellow of the Australian College of Rural and Remote Medicine and holds specialist registration with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency. Bettine also holds specialist registration in Germany and in the United Kingdom.