Health Check Family Medical Practice offers a comprehensive women’s health service including family planning & contraceptive advice, pregnancy care, health screening including cervical screening (pap smears) & breast examinations, sexual health screening
At Health Check Family Medical Practice we offer comprehensive advice on a range of men’s health issues to support you, at any age. Find a GP you like, trust and get along with – it makes a difference.
Health Check family medical practice treats children of all ages including newborn checks, developmental milestones, childhood illnesses, childhood immunisations, sleep & feeding, food allergies.
Vaccinations are an important way of protecting people from serious and sometimes life-threatening illnesses such as diphtheria, tetanus, whooping cough, polio, pneumococcal disease, meningococcal C disease, hepatitis B, Haemophilus influenzae type b (Hib), rotavirus, chickenpox, measles, mumps and rubella (German measles) and influenza.
Health Check Family Medical Practice offers medical, nursing and allied health services that can help patients planning a pregnancy and beyond.
When you are planning on becoming pregnant and during your pregnancy, your GP is able to provide ongoing care and support to help you have a healthy pregnancy and give your baby the best start in life.
We provide telehealth consults. If you have not attended Health Check Family Medical Practice in the previous 12 months, you will not be able have a telehealth consult in our clinic. In this case please make a face to face appointment.
Skin Cancer Checks
GPs are the first port of call for any skin concerns that you might have. You will receive a thorough examination. Once you have been assessed and a treatment option recommended, your GP will explain the next steps as needed. If required you will be referred to a specialist for further management.
The pathology services offered at Health Check Family Medical Practice include, blood collections for a wide range of tests, glucose tolerance testing, Electrocardiographs (ECG), Urine and Stool testing, Helicobacter breath test. Pathology is available at Health Check Family Medical Practice from Monday to Friday 8am to 10.45am.
Your GP at Health Check Family Medical Practice can help you manage your chronic disease with a GP Management Plan. This is a plan of action that you and your GP agree to. It helps you to:
• Identify your healthcare needs
• Set out the services that your GP will Provide
• Connect you to other providers for your disease management
• List the actions you will take to help manage your conditions
Workers Compensation / CTP injuries
Most injuries that occur on the job are covered by workers compensation insurance. If you are unsure if your accident or injury qualifies, please speak to your employer or insurer. We also treat injuries related to motor vehicle accidents.
Health Check Family Medical Practice provides advice on healthy weight ranges and treatment of weight issues.
If you’re travelling overseas for work or a holiday, it’s a good idea to find out about travel vaccinations. The Australian Government provides an updated summary of required vaccinations and health alerts on its smartraveller.gov.au website.