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Medical Centre

Northern Beaches Hospital offers the community an on-site medical centre.

The medical centre provides bulk billing for all Medicare card holders.

It is a walk in service for all patients. Patients are seen in order of their arrival.

However patients are triaged by the nursing staff/receptionists and acute patients will be prioritised

There are 13 experienced and friendly doctors on a rotating schedule with three doctors and two

nurses rostered each day.


Announcement:
We are happy to Welcome our Nurse Practitioner Amy Beavan who provides various medical services. Among them women’s health, sexual and reproductive care, wound & dressing review, immunisation and ecg monitoring.



Important Information

Hours of opening: 9am-7.30pm Monday to Friday.

Saturday 9am- 5:30pm

Sunday 10am- 4:30pm


Phone: (02) 9105 5875

Email: nbhmedcentre@healthscope.com.au

Fax: (02)9105 5874

Our GP staff consist of 4 male and 9 females.

Dr Jonathan Adams Dr Kate Mellowes
Dr Penny Burns Dr Joanna Nell
Dr Brian ChoDr Ruth Noel
Dr Maree DohertyDr Michael Size
Dr Naomi DaykinDr Melinda Sullivan-Bunt
Dr HillDr Sara Townend
Dr Emilie Larkin


The following services will be provided through the Centre:

General Health:

  • Administration of medications includes vaccinations
  • Spirometry/respiratory assessment
  • Administration of oxygen therapy
  • 12 lead ECGs.

Minor Surgeries:

  • Lesion removal: Cyst/Ulcer/Scar
  • Biopsy of skin lesions
  • Single stage local flap
  • Removal of small tumour/cyst/ulcer/
  • Removal of SCC/BCC and pre-cancerous lesions
  • Removal of small melanoma
  • Shave biopsies - excision/simple curettage
  • Removal of foreign bodies ( e.g. the bead from inside child’s nose/ear)

Immunisations:

  • Travel
  • Childhood/Adult

Skin Clinic Services:

  • Dressings/dressing Management – simple to moderate
  • Suture removal
  • Insertion of sutures to close open wounds, including glue closure
  • Post-surgical Wound care

Women's Health:

  • Shared Antenatal Care
  • Cervical Screening Tests
  • Family Planning
  • General Wellbeing checks

Minor Procedures:

  • Hormone implants
  • PAP smear
  • Removal of an IUD
  • Insertion and removal of Implanon

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