Short Stature

Dr Sarah, our resident paediatric endocrinologist takes a detailed look at the causes of short stature and how it is assessed in children in this great article.


A difficult time for boys and a difficult time for parents. Come and learn about what happens in puberty for boys in this post by Dr Sarah McMahon – paediatric endocrinologist


  Hi there. I’m Dr Sarah.  I’m a friend of Dr Megs and also a Paediatric Endocrinologist.   I look after kids with hormone issues and diabetes.  This is the first of a couple of posts that I will be writing.   PUBERTY IN GIRLS Puberty is a normal process we...

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About Dr Megs

About Dr Megs

Megan is a Brisbane and Ipswich-based paediatrician in public and private practice, and mum to two small children. You can usually find her working hard in private practice at Paeds in a Pod North Lakes and Greenslopes, and in public practice at Ipswich Hospital.

PLEASE NOTE: This blog is written for the purpose of providing GENERAL advice about common children's health topics (and of course recipes). It is NOT a substitute for a proper medical assessment and examination by a qualified physician. If your child is unwell, seek medical and attention and advice in person.