• General practice
  • Mental Health (A care plan allows you to receive up to 20 sessions with a mental health professional through Medicare)
  • Antenatal checkup
  • Breast examination & Cervical Screening Test
  • Implanon insertion and removal
  • IUD removal
  • Family planning & contraception
  • Pain relief by interferential therapy
  • Vaccination for children, adults & travellers
  • Wart cauterization

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  • Blood collection and ECG test onsite.

Making an appointment

You can now book online to make an appointment.  Online bookings are for standard appointments only, if you require a longer appointment please call our friendly reception staff on (03) 9428 7115 .  Walk-ins maybe accepted, however priority will be given to those with appointments.

Fees and billing arrangements

Consultations are generally bulk-billed.  There may be a small fee for procedure(s).  Overseas visitors and other patients not eligible for Medicare rebates will be charged:

 A standard consultation  $50
 A long consultation (more   than 20 min but less than 40   min.)  $85
 A standard consultation after 1pm on Saturday  $55
After hours care If you need to contact a doctor after surgery hours, please call 13 SICK (13 74 25).

Home visits It is in your best interest to be seen at the surgery whenever possible as the lighting, equipment and facilities are more conducive to an appropriate examination. However if you need a home visit please discuss this with the doctor.

Telephoning your doctor  You can contact doctors in this practice by telephone during normal surgery hours.  The doctor concerned will answer your call between consultations.  Of course, in an emergency calls will be put straight through.

Reminding service  You will be contacted if you are overdue for pap smear, vaccination, particular blood tests or investigations.

Patient feedback  We would like to hear your feedback.  Please put your message in the suggestion box. You can also mention your complaints with the receptionists the doctors. If the problem is not resolved within the practice, you can lodge your complaints with Medical Practitioners Board of Victoria (Level 16, 150 Lonsdale Street, Melbourne Vic 3000. Tel: 9655 0500)