Dr Tonia Mezzini is based at:

Dr Mezzini has been a lecturer in Sexual Health at the University of Adelaide and Flinders University. She is regularly invited to present to GPs and other specialists on sexual health issues.

To further enhance her skills, Dr Mezzini has recently completed a Masters degree in Psychiatry at the University of Melbourne.

Dr Tonia Mezzini

BA (Hons) BMBS Dip Pall Med (Clinical) MHSSH MP FRACGP FAChSHM

Dr Tonia Mezzini completed the Graduate Entry Medical Degree at Flinders University in 2000, and as a young doctor she worked in Medical and Radiation Oncology as well as Palliative Medicine, completing the Clinical Diploma in Palliative Medicine in 2008.

Dr Mezzini completed her training as a Sexual Health Physician in 2014 and her experience working in a range of sexual health services in South Australia is unparalleled. She has worked at Clinic 275, Yarrow Place, Second Story Youth Health Service, Cervix Screen SA, Adelaide Women’s Health Centre and the Women’s and Children’s Hospital.

During her training, Dr Mezzini was awarded a Master of HIV, STIs and Sexual Health through the University of Sydney in 2013.

As the Medical Director of SHine SA, Dr Mezzini headed up medical clinics for a busy sexual health agency, seeing a variety of patients. She was part of the medical team at Pelvic Pain SA, providing expert care to both men and women with chronic pelvic pain concerns.

Dr Mezzini has been involved in a number of clinical research trials focusing on women’s health, ensuring that she is at the cutting edge of new medicines and treatments.

Offering discreet treatment and information

Dr Mezzini is one of the few clinicians in Adelaide working with men with chronic pelvic pain. She works as part of a multidisciplinary team in order to ensure that people suffering from chronic pelvic pain receive the best possible care.

Patients with concerns relating to sexually transmitted infections are offered a discrete alternative to Adelaide Sexual Health Care for testing, treatment and information.

Professional Memberships

  • Australian and New Zealand Vulvovaginal Society
  • Australasian Menopause Association
  • Australasian Society for HIV Medicine