About Dr Penelope Savvas

With over 30 years of experience in private practice, Penny has established herself as a trusted expert in the field of Rheumatology. She specialises in the diagnosis and treatment of various conditions including inflammatory arthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, autoimmune connective tissue disorders, osteoarthritis, musculoskeletal medicine and osteoporosis.
 
Penny graduated with first class honours from the University of Sydney in 1986 and obtained her Fellowship with the Royal Australasian College of Physicians in 1992. Penny stays up to date with the latest advancements in the field of Rheumatology. She has maintained her close association with the Department of Rheumatology at Royal North Shore Hospital over the years being actively involved in its activities and regular clinical meetings. She is a member of the Australian Rheumatology Association and attends its meetings and conferences
 
Drawing on her extensive knowledge and expertise Penny adopts a patient centred approach so that patients fully understand their conditions and their personalised treatment options.

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Wed 6 March 8pm!

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Prioritising You: A Guide to Setting Boundaries and Self-Care

How can this event help me?

 

Embark on a journey of self-empowerment and wellness with Psychologist Adrian Comensoli in our upcoming educational event. Adrian will guide you through effective strategies for setting personal boundaries and enhancing self-care, crucial steps for maintaining both mental and physical health. This session is especially beneficial for those striving to find a balance between their own needs and the challenges of managing chronic health conditions and promises to be a step towards better self-understanding and empowerment.

During our upcoming Lifestyle Event, Psychologist Adrian Comensoli will aim to cover:

  • Understanding Boundaries: Learn what boundaries are, why they're crucial for mental health, and how they can help in managing stress and preventing burnout.
  • The Art of Saying No: Gain insights into the importance of saying no, and how this simple act can be a powerful tool for self-care and maintaining personal well-being.
  • Self-Care Strategies: Explore various self-care practices and how they contribute to overall health, with a focus on practical steps you can incorporate into your daily routine.
  • Balancing Personal Needs with Chronic Health Management: Understand how to navigate the complexities of managing chronic health conditions while prioritizing your own mental and physical health.
  • Implementing Boundaries in Daily Life: Receive actionable advice on how to set and maintain healthy boundaries in both personal and professional settings

Attend our live virtual event at 8pm Wednesday 6th of March

Like all of our lifestyle events, we will welcome questions and discussion so we can all hear and learn from each other.

Register to attend!