Preventive Care Programme

At various stages in your life we suggest routine consultations despite the fact that you feel well.  

A longer appointment is usually necessary.

Infancy and Childhood:

  • Newborn assessment
  • New parent support
  • Childhood immunisation 
  • Developmental assessment
  • Pre-School examination
  • Junior school health check
  • Pre-pubertal development assessment (including scoliosis screening)
  • Adolescent medical examination

Adult Health Promotion:

  • Early detection of illness and promotion of healthy lifestyle
  • Lifestyle counselling
  • Health promotion for the elderly
  • Skin examination for Melanoma and other skin cancers
  • Aged care - over 75 year old health assessments
  • Care plans
  • 45 - 49 year old health check
  • STI screening

Special Services for Women: ‚Äč

  • Routine gynaecological and breast examinations
  • Cervical screening test
  • Family planning
  • Pregnancy testing
  • Antenatal care
  • Menopause advice
  • Contraceptive advice (including Implanon and Mirena insertions)

Other services available:

  • Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health assessments