Dr Jessica Gehlert

Phone: 08 8298 9025
Fax: 08 8298 4733

Dr Jessica Gehlert

Endocrinologist, Obstetric Physician and Clinical Pharmacologist

Professional Profile

Dr. Jessica Gehlert was born and raised in the Adelaide Hills. She graduated from Flinders University in 2007 with a Bachelor of Medical Science, and in 2011 with a Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery.

She trained at Flinders Medical Centre and the Royal Adelaide Hospital, and undertook additional specialist advanced training in Darwin and Brisbane. Dr. Jessica Gehlert has a special interest in the management of women’s health during pregnancy and the impact of chronic disease and medications on the unborn child. This has led to Dr. Jessica Gehlert completing the three specialties of Obstetrics Medicine (2017), Endocrinology (2018) and Clinical Pharmacology (2019).

In addition to her clinical work, she is a Lecturer and Academic Coordinator in the School of Medicine, Flinders University.

Service Overview

Dr Gehlert consults every second month on a Thursday morning. Dr Gehlert’s special interests are:


  • Diabetes – Type 1 and Type 2
  • Continuous glucose monitoring and insulin pump technology
  • Thyroid dysfunction
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Osteoporosis
  • Pituitary dysfunction
  • Adrenal dysfunction

Obstetric medicine

  • Diabetes
  • Hypertensive disorders
  • Prothrombotic disorders
  • Medication safety in pregnancy
  • Management of pre-existing co-morbidities, including pre-conception advice

Clinical Pharmacology

  • Medication rationalisation
  • Hypertensive management
  • Cardiovascular risk minimisation



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