Services


Our GPs specialise in the following areas:

  • Women’s Health
  • Men’s Health
  • Children and Adolescent Health
  • Preventative Health Care & Health Promotion
  • Chronic Health Care and Team Care Plans
  • Family Planning,
  • Pregnancy Tests
  • Antenatal care
  • Pap Smears
  • Shared Care
  • Travel Medicine
  • Counselling and Mental Health
  • Care Plans
  • Vaccinations: children and travel
  • Minor surgery: suturing, removing moles and skin cancers
  • Liquid nitrogen therapy
  • Medical Examinations

Our team also provide:

  • Practice nurse support
  • On-site Pathology service
  • On-site Specialists Services

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Dorevitch Pathology Services

8:30am – 4:30 pm Monday – Friday

Results

Patients are required to see their doctor directly or telephone to receive their results. Reception staff are not permitted to give results to a patient over the telephone.

Repeat prescriptions

Repeat prescriptions and referrals provided without an consultation for all patients (pensioners & social security card holders ) will now be charged a small fee of  $5.00 for scripts and  $10.00 for referrals. But at times the GP  cannot always be provide repeat scripts and referrals without review of the patient’s condition.

Recall/Reminder Systems

As part of our commitment to preventative care we may issue you with recall/reminder letters or SMS. Please inform us if you wish to decline this service.

Preventative Health

Please advise the receptionist if you have received a letter from your doctor or nurse and the contents of the letter. They will then allocate an appropriate appointment.

Are you over 45yrs? Have trouble losing weight? Ready to make some changes?
We are now offering two programs designed to reduce your risk of diabetes, heart disease and stroke
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Life! Program
A five session program run over three months. Fully funded by Diabetes Victoria and facilitated by an accredited diabetes educator, dietitian and exercise physiologist.
Session 1: Setting health goals
Session 2: Fat, fibre and salt
Session 3: Physical activity and looking after yourself
Session 4: Keeping positive
Session 5 (after a three month break): Reflection
Make an appointment for an initial assessment with a dietitian or diabetes educator.

Diabetes Program
Education, support and self-management strategies for people who have been diagnosed with diabetes. Funded by Medicare and facilitated by an accredited diabetes educator and dietitian.
Session 1: What is diabetes?
Session 2: Healthy eating part 1: fat, fibre, salt
Session 3: Medications and caring for yourself
Session 4: Healthy eating part 2: shopping, cooking and reading food labels
Ask your GP to refer you to a dietitian or diabetes educator for Group Allied Health Services.

Travel Vaccines

The practice provides private travel vaccines: please ask reception for a price list.

Care for Non English Patients

Patients who do not speak English are encouraged to request access to a telephone interpreter service during the consultation.

Medical Records

We operate a computer base medical record system. Please advise the reception staff should any of your personal details, address, phone number or circumstances change. Your Medicare Card, Health Care Card/Pension Card and Veterans Card must be valid and up to date.

Privacy

Your Medical Record is a confidential document. It is the policy of this practice to maintain security of health information at all times, and to ensure that this information is accessible only by authorized staff members.