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Book Online now

If you are suffering from a Medical Emergency please call 000. Do NOT use online bookings Online Bookings are for routine non urgent appointments. Please note some of our doctors are very busy and are unable to accept new patients with complex medical needs. If you are not sure, Please discuss with reception staff. Please call the practice if you need  a vaccination,a procedure,a  mental/health plan,a medical or paperwork It is important to ring us if you or your child has a rash OR been exposed to an infectious disease Bulk billing is available with a valid concession card or More

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Yellow Fever Vaccine

  If you are travelling to Africa, the Caribbean, Central or South America, you should be aware of the risk of yellow fever virus transmission and take the necessary precautions to protect yourself from infection. Yellow fever is a viral disease that is transmitted primarily by mosquitoes. Yellow fever can lead to serious illness and even death. It is called ‘yellow fever’ because in serious cases, the skin turns yellow in colour. This is known as ‘jaundice’. Yellow fever is a quarantinable disease in Australia. If you have travelled through a yellow fever declared country, and you do not have More

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Spirometry

Spirometry

   If you have symptoms like chronic cough, wheeze, shortness of breath, or if you have been a smoker for a while and concerned about your health or if there is a family history of asthma and allergies then you may benefit from the spirometry. Spirometer is a very useful device, it is used to measure timed expired and inspired volumes, and from these we can calculate how effectively and how quickly the lungs can be emptied and filled. It is usually performed by the practice nurse and interpreted by one of our doctors. These measurements can indicate the condition More

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Skin Cancer Clinic

Australia has one of the highest rates of skin cancer in the world. At least two in three Australians will be diagnosed with skin cancer by the age of 70. Over 1,000 Australians are treated for skin cancer every day and over 1,830 Australians die from skin cancer each year. In Victoria alone, 401 people die from skin cancer (316 from melanoma and 85 from non melanoma skin cancer) each year – that is many more than Victoria’s annual road toll. The major cause of skin cancer is exposure to ultraviolet (UV) radiation from the sun and other artificial sources, More

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