Dr Anthony Kresevic
Your Trusted Partner in Comprehensive Healthcare
With a medical journey that spans over three decades, Dr Anthony Kresevic is a highly respected and dedicated doctor and owner of Edmonton Family Medical Centre. His deep-rooted connection to the Cairns community, both personally and professionally, defines his commitment to the well-being of his patients.
Academic Excellence and Diverse Experience
Dr Kresevic’s journey in healthcare began with his graduation in medicine and surgery from the University of Adelaide in 1987. His early years were marked by gaining invaluable experience across various hospitals in Adelaide, honing his medical expertise.
While his passion for Orthopaedic Surgery took him to the Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital in London, UK, in 1994, Dr Kresevic later refocused his dedication on the holistic realm of general medical practice. In 1998, he achieved Fellowship of the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners (RACGP), a testament to his unwavering commitment to patient-centered care.
A Sports Medicine Enthusiast
Dr Kresevic’s dedication to healthcare extends into the realm of sports medicine. He is deeply immersed in the sporting pursuits of the Cairns community, from nurturing junior talents to supporting elite competitors. His contributions extend to serving as Team Doctor for various sporting entities, including the Northern Pride Queensland Rugby League (QRL) team, Brothers Rugby League teams, Cairns Taipans, and Marlins/Dolphins Basketball teams, as well as the Saints Swimming Club.
A Holistic Approach to Family Medicine
Despite his extensive involvement in sports medicine, Dr Kresevic remains passionately committed to all facets of family medicine. From the earliest stages of life to end-of-life care, he offers a comprehensive range of general medical services with a holistic and compassionate approach.
Mentorship and Education
Dr. Kresevic’s dedication extends beyond patient care. He is deeply committed to educating and mentoring the next generation of doctors and general practitioners. As a mentor to medical students from James Cook University (JCU) and GP trainees from TMT, he plays a pivotal role in shaping the future of healthcare.
Balancing Professional Excellence and Personal Life
In the rare moments of respite, Dr Kresevic enjoys the company of his family, friends and pets. His dedication to both professional excellence and a fulfilling personal life exemplifies his commitment to holistic well-being.