Our History

Established by Dr Huda Younis and Dr Rebecca McCormack, Gaia Women’s Specialists provides Canberra with skilled and sensitive obstetrics and gynaecologist services.  Dr Younis and Dr McCormack both strive to ensure that their patients are cared for in the most professional and caring manner and provide a full range of services that encompasses all modes of delivery and both uncomplicated and high risk pregnancies, along with other gynaecological conditions.

What We Do

We provide skill and qualified obstetrics and gynaecologist services including vaginal deliveries, management of healthy pregnancies, caesarean section deliveries, coping with the physical and emotional changes during pregnancy, preconception (Pregnancy Planning) assessment and advice, high-risk pregnancy, including gestational diabetes, hypertension, IVF pregnancies, management of pre-term labor, pregnancy with multiple babies (twins, etc), along with many additional gynaecological issues.

Experience you can trust

  • Dr Huda Younis
    Dr Huda Younis OBSTETRICIAN & GYNAECOLOGIST
    MBCHB  FRANZCOG

    Huda is Australian and New Zealand trained and qualified Obstetrician and Gynaecologist, soon after obtaining her MBChB from Baghdad in 1988. Huda worked in New Zealand for a number of years before moving to Brisbane, she then decided to move with her family to Canberra, where she has been in private practice since 2006. She obtained her fellowship with RANZCOG in 2004.

    Huda participates in ongoing education and risk management programs, her areas of interest are Obstetrics (singleton, twins normal and instrumental births, Caesarean Section, pre pregnancy counselling and post natal care) along with general Gynaecology (pelvic pain, cycle problems, heavy menstrual bleeding, polyps, fibroids, ovarian cysts, contraception and menopause) endoscopy (minimal invasive surgery) and colposcopy (vulva, vagina and abnormal pap smears).

    Huda speaks Arabic and English. She happily married to Yarub (the love of her life besides
    obstetrics), a general practitioner and has one grown up son.

  • Dr Rebecca McCormack
    Dr Rebecca McCormack OBSTETRICIAN & GYNAECOLOGIST
    MBBS  FRANZCOG

    Dr Rebecca McCormack is a fully qualified Obstetrician and Gynaecologist in Canberra.  She specialises in providing skilled obstetrics and gynaecological services including vaginal deliveries, management of healthy pregnancies, caesarean section deliveries, coping with the physical and emotional changes during pregnancy, preconception (Pregnancy Planning) assessment and advice, high-risk pregnancy, including gestational diabetes, hypertension, IVF pregnancies, management of pre-term labor, pregnancy with multiple babies (twins, etc), along with many additional gynaecological issues.

  • Dianne Deer
    Dianne Deer Registered Midwife/Registered Nurse.

    Dianne has extensive experience as a nurse manager, midwife, birth suite, postnatal, antenatal and Special Care Nursery in both Public and Private Hospitals.
    She also worked in and Aboriginal maternal and child health unit in Alice Springs for several years.

    She is married and has 3 grown up children.

  • Jane Summergreene
    Jane Summergreene Practice Manager

    Jane has lived in Canberra for the past 19 years, so she now classes herself as a local. She is married with 2 grown up children

    Jane has worked in the Medical Industry for the past 14 years, her experience is quite broad, from starting out in Pathology, then Ophthalmology, Fertility, General Practice and of course her passion Gynaecology and Obstetrics, she has over 7 years experience in practice management, 6 of those in Gynae/Obs.

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