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Appointments

appointment t2We take appointment and walk ins. If you would like to make an appointment please see reception or call the practice.

Please note that patients with appointments take priority over walk ins- unless deemed an emergency by our medical team.

Also our busy medical team always strive to keep our appointments on time but please be patient as appointments may not run on time due to unforeseen circumstances.

If you require a longer appointment please inform reception when making an appointment.

Bulk-billing and Fees

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Matraville Medical Complex bulk bills patients with a valid Medicare card.

 

For all patients without a valid Medicare card the following fees apply:

Standard consultation level 23  $60.00

Standard consultation (After 1pm Sat/ public holidays) level 5020  $70.00

Long consultation level 36  $95.00

Long consultation (After 1pm sat/public holidays) Level 5040  $100.00

 

 

 Home visits

visit fee tPlease note some of our visiting specialists do charge fees.

If you require a home visit we charge a flat fee of $400 per visit.

(visits will not be Bulk Billed) or you can call our deputizing number on 13 SICK.

Your GP will inform you of any out of pocket costs that may occur.r.

Health Assessments

health assessment tMatraville Medical Complex offer all our patients that are eligible a health assessment.

There are several health assessments available:

Healthy Kids check - This is a review of a 4 year old or school ready child. This is done by our practice nurse. The healthy kids check consists of the nurse going through if the child is up to date with all vaccinations, family history, medical and social history, eating habbit’s, allergies, weight and height, eye sight, hearing, oral health and toilet habbit’s. If there are any concerns or recommendations referrals will be made. A Doctor will sign off on this.

Diabetes risk assessment - This is for patients who are between 40-49, who are at risk of developing type 2 diabetes. This can be done once every 3 years. The nurse will ask several questions, Family history, history of blood pressure, smoking status, eating habbits, physical activity, waist measurements etc……… You will be scored and assessed on your final score. A Dr will sign off on this.

45-49 year old health check - This is an in-depth assessment of the patients overall health. It also identifies any risks of chronic disease or if the patient has any chronic diseases. And intervention will be recommended. This health assessment can only be done once.

75+ health assessment - This is an in-depth assessment of an older patient. This is performed by our practice nurse. You will be asked your overall health status, if any issues they will be discussed, family and care arrangements, blood pressure, mini mental will be performed, your current immunisation status, physical and daily activity, social status. This assessment can be done annually.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander (715) - Offered to all patients that identify as being ATSI. This is an in depth assessment. It is done so the patient can receive optimum healthcare and for early detection. This will help reduce and prevent serious illness. This is performed by our pratice nurse. They will go through your overall health, talk about risk factors, allergies, social history, physical and family history. And if there are any risks referrals will be made.

Cultural Background and Ethnicity

cultural background and ethnicity tIt is the commitment of MMC to provide the best preventative care.

To ensure that your care is tailored to your needs, staff at this practice encourage patients to identify their cultural background and/or ethnicity on their medical record.

If you identify with a particular cultural background, please let your doctor and reception staff know.

Do we speak your language?

language 1 tMany of our talented staff at MMC are multi-lingual.

You may be able to see someone who speaks your native tongue!

 

Dr. Kim Chuah - Mandarin

Dr. Alamelu Ganesan - Hindi, Tamil, Bengali

Dr. Tika Limanto - Indonesian

Dr. Jerry Schwartz - Hungarian

Location and Address

Book Now: (02) 9322 0000

Address: 496 Bunnerong Rd., Matraville, 2036
Parking on Baird Avenue. Enter through the Arcade.