Chicken Pox Update
Chickenpox Outbreak in schools has been reported this week.
Patients are advised to attend their local medical centre to have a check up for signs and symptoms that may be related to chickenpox.
Anyone who wants to protect themselves against chickenpox can talk to their doctor about getting immunised.
You may need a second dose of varicella vaccine to further reduce the risk of the disease as per Australian Department of Health.
Please contact reception on 9719 3888 to book an appointment with your GP.
Travelling soon? Review your travel vaccination needs with our Travel Doctors, recommended 6-8 weeks before travelling overseas, Book below.
Look after your mental health aswell as your physical health!
Our psychologist Parvani Pinnewala see's patients with depression, anxiety, grief issues, trauma, stress, self esteem, relational and other issues. She is also an approved practitioner in the Work and Development Order (WDO) scheme. Please contact the practice for more information.
The Nappy Collective
Birkenhead Medical Centre supports The Nappy Collective.
We collect leftover unused disposable nappies and they distribute them to organisations that assist families in crisis or in need.
Help us support this organisation by donating your unused nappies at our collection box located in our reception area.
For more information, visit The Nappy Collective
Private Flu Shots Back in Season! Enquire Now
Attention Allianz Insurance Patients
Birkenhead Medical Centre now bulk bill Allianz Insurance patients who present with a current overseas student health cover card or overseas visitor health cover card from Allianz Monday - Friday. Enquire at Reception today!
Practice Billing Policy
Fee Changes from 25th of June 2018.
A small fee is now being introduced for consultations with our GP's.
We are set up so we are able to claim your Medicare Rebate for you so you won’t have any extra paperwork.
Children under 16, Students with a valid ID card, patients over 65 and Pension/Concession Card Holders will still be bulk billed Monday-Friday.
.For more details, visit Practice Fees.
Meningococcal is a rare but life threatening disease.
Birkenhead Medical Centre is offering the vaccine for patients aged over 15 months who are not eligible for the vaccine on the NSW immunisation schedule.
For more information call Birkenhead Medical Centre and speak with one of our practice nurses on 9719 3888.
Welcome to Birkenhead Medical Centre
Our vision is to provide quality, innovative and accessible healthcare to individuals and families from Drummoyne and the Inner West suburbs of Sydney. Our doctors are Australian trained, fellows of the Royal College of General Practitioners and available 7 days a week.
We use the latest technology to provide a convenient and comprehensive range of medical and allied health services, all under one roof. We are a family practice with the ability to accept appointments and walk-ins on weekdays.
Our medical practice contains state-of-the-art medical facilities and equipment and we also have nursing, onsite pathology and allied health services.
We invite you to visit us at ground level, Birkenhead Point Shopping Centre, 19 Roseby Street Drummoyne (same level as Coles, behind food court, next to the Chemist).
Child Friendly Policy
Birkenhead Medical Centre is a family practice open 7 days a week. All patients who are under the age of 16 years of age will be bulk billed Monday-Friday.
Appointments can be made by phone or book online from our website or on your smartphone.