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General Practitioners

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

Nursing Services

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

  • Wound care
  • Immunisations 
  • Pathology 
  • 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 assesments 

Health Assessments

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

Allied Health Services

Allied Health include the following services:

 - Diabetes Education

 - Podiatry 

 - Physiotherapy 

 - Dietitian  

 - Psychologist 

Bulk Billing

Bulk Billing is where the practice bills Medicare directly for a medical service that you receive. To be eligible for this service, you must hold a concession or pension card. Children under 18 years of age are also bulk billed.