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Medical Services

Our clinics offer a variety medical services, from the standard GP consultations and seasonal vaccinations to complex chronic conditions management.

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General Practitioners

AVAILABLE AT: SHEFFIELDEVANDALEWESTBURYBEACONSFIELD

GPs are your first point of call when it comes to any health issues. General Practitioners can help you with a very wide variety of health issues, such as:

  • Chronic conditions such diabetes and heart conditions
  • Child health
  • Acute serious illness and trauma such as accidents and injury
  • Dermatology disorders that affect the skin, nails and hair
  • Drug and alcohol problems
  • Eye and ear health
  • Musculoskeletal medicine such as back pain, arthritis, osteoarthritis and broken bones
  • Occupational medicine
  • Testing and follow up treatment for various cancers
  • Palliative care
  • Pain management
  • Sports medicine
  • Sexual and reproductive health
  • Preventive tests such as pap smears and tests for skin cancer and other cancers
  • Nutrition, diet and exercise
  • Mental health
  • Common colds, flus, infections and viruses
  • General health check­ups including testing for diabetes and checking blood pressure and cholesterol
  • Referrals to other specialist doctors if required
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Nursing Services

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Our nurses are committed to the health and wellbeing of our patients. The nursing services offered at our centre are as follows:

  • Wound care
  • Immunisation
  • Patholog
  • Point of care, including INR
  • Assistance with minor surgical procedures
  • Ear syringing
  • ECG
  • Women’s health
  • Midwifery
  • Spirometry
  • Assistance with care plan preparation
  • Assistance with medical assessments
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Health Assesments

AVAILABLE AT: SHEFFIELDEVANDALEWESTBURYBEACONSFIELD

Completed by a nurse and reviewed by a GP, Health Assessments provide the following Government Funded Health Checks:

  • 45-49 year olds Health Assessments – a one off assessment that includes height & weight measurements, blood pressure check, urinalysis, ECG, diabetes screening, dietary & exercise advice, smoking & alcohol advice
  • 75 year olds and over Health Assessments – yearly assessment that includes height & weight measurements, blood pressure check, urinalysis, ECG, dietary & exercise advice, falls risk assessment, cognition assessment, assistance within home
  • Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders – yearly assessment that includes height & weight measurements, blood pressure check, urinalysis, ECG, diabetes screening, dietary & exercise advice, smoking & alcohol advice
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Allied Health Services

AVAILABLE AT: SHEFFIELDEVANDALEWESTBURY

Allied Health include the following services:

  • Diabetes Education
  • Podiatry
  • Physiotherapy
  • Dietitian
  • Psychologist
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Bulk Billing

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Bulk Billing is where the practice bills Medicare directly for a medical service that you receive.

In our clinics, DVA GOLD card holders and children under 16 years of age are bulk billed.

A once per year $40 fee is required to be paid by other concession card holders, and children over 16 years of age.