Dr Jacky Hewitt

Profession

Paediatric endocrinologist

Job Title Paediatric endocrinologist and senior lecturer
Organisation Name Private suites, Monash Children's Hospital, Peninsula Health and Monash University, Vic
Areas of Special Interest

Disorders of sex development / intersex variations
Congenital adrenal hyperplasia
Androgen insensitivity syndrome
Turner syndrome
Klinefelter syndrome
Gender dysphoria

Research relating to areas of special interest

Dr Jacky Hewitt – Research Output

Adults or Children Adults and Children
Clinic Contact details

Monash Health Gender Clinic

Telehealth consults Available
Telehealth Information Telehealth consults are provided at the consulting suites.
Transitional Planning – Paediatric to adult services Available
Transitional Planning Information Transitional care is provided for all young people from age 0 to 25 years.
Medical Referral Information

When referring to the clinic, please include the information here: Referral information required

Additional Information

Dr Jacky Hewitt is recognised as a leading expert in disorders of sex development and gender dysphoria in Australia. She has been invited to speak at national and international medical conferences, and is regularly invited to review international research in these fields. She has authored a large number of medical and scientific journal articles, as well as treatment guidelines for conditions of atypical sex and gender. She is a university senior lecturer and has received awards from the University of Melbourne, the Murdoch Children’s Research Institute, the Australasian Paediatric Endocrine Group, the Royal Australasian College of Physicians and the National Health and Medical Research Council of Australia.
Jacky is an enthusiastic doctor, and ensures that her patients have best practice care, based on the most recent medical advancements.

Email

jacky.hewitt@monash.edu

Phone (03) 9345 6688

Dr Jacky Hewitt

is prepared to be contacted by Medical Practitioners and other Health Professionals

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Additional Clinical Information

Clinical Information
Klinefelter syndrome
Information for Patients

Congenital adrenal hyperplasia

Androgen Insensitivity Syndrome – fact sheet 
Complete Androgen Insensitivity Syndrome – information booklet
Useful Resources for those Affected by Turner Syndrome
Centre for Genetics Education – Turner syndrome
Centre for Genetics Education – Klinefelter Syndrome
RCH Fact Sheets – Gender dysphoria

European Reference Networks (ERNs)

ERNs are networks for clinicians and researchers to share expertise, knowledge and resources, this information may be of use to Australian health professionals and researchers

For links to online portals that provide information on rare diseases including definitions, causes, treatments, and publications for patients, families and professionals in the field. Please see our conditions page.