Appointment Types

Every effort will be made to accommodate your preferred time and/or doctor. Longer consultation times are available, so please ask our receptionists if you require extra time.

We are happy for patients to contact us to see if there have been any delays. In the event of major delays our reception staff will attempt to contact you.

Below are some examples of the types of appointments available:

Fast Track - 5 Minutes

• Renewal of Script
• Renewal/reprint of Referral

Standard - 15 Minutes

• Pap Smear
• New Referral
• Antenatal - review
• Eye test
• Medication review
• Contraception
• Quitting Smoking
• Light Vehicle Drivers Medical
• Heavy Vehicle Drivers Medical, not inc Dangerous Goods

Medium - 30 Minutes

• Skin checks
• Annual health checks
• Multiple issues to discuss
• New Antenatal
• Centrelink Form
• Procedures

Long - 45 Minutes

• Counselling
• Extensive paperwork/reports
• Multiple issues that will require longer that 30 minutes

New Patients - 30 Minutes

Please bring to initial consult:
• Current Medicare Card
• Concession Cards/Veteran Affairs Cards
• Reading glasses (if required) to complete paperwork
• Next of Kin / Emergency Contact Details
• Contact details of previous Medical Centre (if known)

Pre-Employment Medicals

These appointments generally require 30 minutes with the Nurse and a further 15 minutes with the Doctor, these times can vary in length, due to relevant testing required. All medicals and fees need to be approved prior to an appointment being made. Further information.

Driving Medicals, i.e Dangerous Goods, Passenger Vehicle Accreditation

Transport SA has a number of different forms that need to be completed by the Doctor i.e. Light Vehicle, Heavy Vehicle, Commercial Vehicle, and Dangerous Goods Medical. Please have these forms with you when you’re making the appointment as appointment lengths vary.

After Hours Emergencies

 

 

 

 

 

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