Dr. Martha Karuga
Dr Karuga is originally from Colombia and studied
medicine in Warsaw Medical University in Poland.
While working in Poland as a medical doctor, she
completed Paediatrics and Family Doctor training.
She is fluent in English, Spanish and Polish.
She moved to Australia in 1998 where she continued
working in paediatrics and in 2011, while doing
missionary work in Kenya with The World Vision
International/ Samaritan Purse, the vision of her
career direction changed.
She joined the General Practitioner Training Program
2 years later and has been providing GP services in
South Australia since then.
She is a happily married mother of 3. She is
passionate about providing high quality medical
care and helping the surrounding communities to
make the lifestyle changes needed to ensure better
Her free time is dedicated entirely to her family
and close friends, as well as taking part in
outdoors activities like walking and exploring the
surrounding city hills.