Primary Healthcare Service
We are a general practice aiming to provide quality healthcare for all patients, with an emphasis on health education and preventative medicine.
Consultations are by appointment only. Our standard consultation time is between 10 and 15 minutes.
Our team is made up of 5 GPs (see details below under “General Practitioners”) and:
Practice Manager: Joanne Hall
Administrator: Janet Jacobsen
Nurse Administrator: Alison Torckler
Nursing Staff: Susan Williamson, Shirin Peters, Cilla McIndoe, Carmen Mountain, Sharron Erbacher and Julie Thompson
Receptionists: Anne Allen, Glenda Van der Goes, Sheree Burnan, Alison Torckler and Janet Jacobsen
|Mon – Wed||8:00 AM – 5:30 PM|
|Thu||8:00 AM – 7:00 PM|
|Fri||8:00 AM – 5:30 PM|
Please note, we are closed on public holidays and Saturdays.
This practice is taking on new patients.
Enrolled Patient Fees
|Under 6 yrs||Free|
Please contact us for details of our charges for other services.
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This page was last updated at 1:24PM on December 9, 2014. This information is reviewed and edited by Family Doctors.