Dr Donegan trained as a conventional doctor, qualifying in medicine from St Mary’s Hospital Medical School, University of London in 1983.
She trained in Accident & Emergency, Orthopaedics & Trauma, Paediatrics, Neonatal Intensive Care, Obstetrics & Gynaecology, ENT, Dermatology and General Medicine. She gained postgraduate qualifications in Child Health, Obstetrics & Gynaecology, and General Practice before becoming a Family Doctor. In 1990 she began to study homoeopathy and is currently a practising Homoeopathic Physician and a Specialist on the Faculty of Homoeopathy Register. Her research interests include the history of medicine and its complementary branches, disease ecology and immunisation.
Dr Donegan works in the NHS as a freelance GP and runs a private practice in North London where she combines astute diagnostic skills with an holistic and common sense approach that incorporates homoeopathy and naturopathy, in addition to exploring dietary and lifestyle issues.
Dr Donegan is currently the only doctor in the UK whose opinion on vaccination has been tested in extensive UK legal proceedings and found to be valid, based on sound research and peer reviewed medical literature ‘beyond reasonable doubt’. Or in the new parlance, ‘sure’.
She keeps chickens and other animals and home educated her children to GCSE level. When she has any spare time, she likes walking, camping, gardening and singing and has recently taken up canal restoration.