Practitioner profile

Dr Karen Hitchcock, B.A.(Hons) B.Med. FRACP PhD

Medical Practitioner

Personal Statement

Dr Karen Hitchcock is a medical specialist authorised to prescribe medicinal cannabis (oils, capsules, whole herb buds) for pain, insomnia, anxiety, restless legs syndrome, nausea and other indications). A general referral from a GP is required.


  • Fellowship of the Royal Australasian College of Physicians, The Royal Australasian College of Physicians, Adult Medicine Division, Australia, 2013
  • Bachelor of Medicine, University of Newcastle, Australia, 2003