45 Cumberland Street Cessnock, NSW 2325

Book Appointment

Filter booking details
close

Book appointment

Show times for

Select a practitioner:

All Practitioners
7 available
Appointment Pricing
  • Bulk billed pension cards, DVA, students
    Standard Appointment$70.00
  • Bulk billed pension cards, DVA, students
    Long Appointment$110.00
Need a repeat prescription?
*Existing Cumberland Street Clinic patients only
Show times for

All Practitioners

7 available
  • All Practitioners

    7 available
  • Dr Amrutha Anantharaju
  • Dr Antony Tan
  • Dr Cecil Ford
    Male practitioner
  • Dr Sheila Naidu
  • Dr Sumihiri Withanachchi
    Female practitioner
  • Dr Thushari Wickramasinghe
    Female practitioner
  • Dr Alfred Oringo
    Male practitioner
All online bookings will be telephone/telehealth consultations during Covid-19 period

Our mission is to provide the highest standard of patient care whilst incorporating a holistic approach toward diagnosis and management of illness.

We are committed to promoting health, wellbeing and disease prevention to all patients. We do not discriminate in the provision of excellent care and aim to treat all patients with dignity and respect.

Our clinic provides a range of services, including:

  • General Family Medicine
  • Childhood Vaccinations
  • Travel Vaccines
  • Small Procedures
  • Dressings
  • Chronic Health Care Plans
  • Health Assessments
  • Implanon And Mirena Insertion/Removal
  • Skins Checks
  • Mental Health Plans
  • Home visits
  • Check ups
  • Diabetic checks
  • Asthma assessments
  • Counselling
  • General Practice Medicine
  • Women's / Men’s health
  • Minor surgery
  • Vaccinations
  • Health assessments
  • INR Testing
  • Spirometry

 

We are a modern purpose built clinic. Our principal doctor has been in Cessnock for 40 years and is complimented by five (5) General Practitioners both male and female and two (2) Registered Nurses. We in clinic service of a Podiatrist, Psychologists, Audio Clinic, Urologists and Vascular Surgeon.

As a mixed billing practice, we offer bulk billing to all Pensioners, Health Care Card Holders, school age children, and University Students. Otherwise, our fees are $60 for a standard consultation and $90 for a long consultation, with a Medicare rebate of $37.05 and $71.70, respectively.

We are located on Cumberland Street in Cessnock, just off Hall Street and opposite the Salvation Army Family Church. There is ample parking available, and for those using public transport a number of buses stop around the corner on Vincent Street. We would be well located for any patients in the areas of Cessnock, Cessnock West, Nulkaba, Aberdare, Paxton, Ellalong, Millfield, Lovedale, Pokolbin and Wollombi.

With our convenient online booking service, booking an appointment is easy and can be done at any time. To get started now, simply click on your preferred appointment time from the options displayed at the top of the page.

Care Outside Normal Opening Hours Our clinic provides 24 hour care for patients on a roster system at Cessnock District Hospital shared with other local GP's. When our surgery is closed please contact Cessnock District Hospital. Visiting Specialists

  • Psychologists
  • Podiatrists
  • Dietitian
  • Vascular surgeon
  • Urologist
  • C-Pap & Sleep
  • Audio Clinic

Home and Other Visits Home visits are available for regular patients of this practice whose condition prevents them from attending the clinic (within a 10km radius). A fee may be charged if not on a pension or health care card. Telephone Access GP's in the practice may be contacted during normal opening hours. If the GP is with a patient, a message will be taken and the reception staff will advise you when it is likely that the GP will return your call. In an emergency your call will always be put through to a GP. Immunisations Our immunisations nurse will be available for childhood immunisations on Mondays 9.00am to 1.00pm. An appointment is necessary and you should bring your child's "blue book".Alternate arrangements can be made if this day and time does not suit.Free influenza vaccinations are available seasonally for patients aged 65 years or older. Prescriptions Appointments are necessary for regular repeat prescriptions. If no appointment is made there may be up to a 20 minute wait.An appointment is required for Authority and Workers Compensation related scripts. Reminder System Our practice is committed to preventative care. Reception staff will seek your permission to be included in our reminder system. We may issue you with a reminder notice from time to time offering you preventative health services appropriate to your care.  We also use State and Federal reminder systems such as the Pap Test Register. If you do not wish to be part of this system please let your doctor or receptionist know.

Read more

Staff

Dr Sumihiri Withanachchi

GP, Female

Book Profile

Dr Thushari Wickramasinghe

GP, Female

Book Profile

Dr Alfred Oringo

GP, Male

Book Profile

Dr Cecil Ford

GP, Male

Book Profile

Dr Sheila Naidu

GP  

Book Profile

Dr Antony Tan

GP  

Book Profile

Dr Amrutha Anantharaju

GP  

Book Profile

Telehealth

You can book a telehealth appointment with this practice. For more information, please visit our FAQ.

Phone consultation

Book a phone consultation to speak to the doctor over the phone.

Video consultation Recommended We recommend video consultation over phone consultation as the doctor will be able to see you on the screen.

Book a video consultation to see and speak to the doctor via a video call using the following option.

Skype

Connect via your smartphone or laptop or desktop computer with camera and audio

See video consultation options

Book Telehealth appointment

Edit practice details

Find Cumberland Street Clinic

Directions and parking

We are located on Cumberland Street in Cessnock, just off Hall Street and opposite the Salvation Army Family Church. There is ample parking available, and for those using public transport a number of buses stop around the corner on Vincent Street. We would be well located for any patients in the areas of Cessnock, Cessnock West, Nulkaba, Aberdare, Paxton, Ellalong, Millfield, Lovedale, Pokolbin and Wollombi.

Pricing & Payment

Supported government schemes

General pricing guide

Telehealth Consult (Bulk Billed)
$0 (if eligible)
Standard Appointment
$70.00
Long Appointment
$110.00

Billing policy

As a mixed billing practice, we offer bulk billing to all Pensioners, Health Care Card Holders, school age children, and University Students. Otherwise, our fees are $60 for a standard consultation and $90 for a long consultation, with a Medicare rebate of $37.05 and $71.70, respectively.

2325
Cessnock
NSW
General Practice

Book appointment

Show times for
See All Appointments
Need a repeat prescription?
*Existing Cumberland Street Clinic patients only
Help

Have an account?

Log in to continue. Book with your saved details.

Don’t have an account?

Sign up for free so you can book faster next time.

Log in

Book appointments faster with your saved details.

Don’t have an account? Sign up