McDowall Family Medical Centre

McDowall GP / Medical Centre
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Open until 5:30pm
Shop 20 / 97 Flockton Street McDowall, QLD 4053

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McDowall Family Medical Centre was first established in 1982. The Principal of MFMC, Dr Norris Chern, consults on a full time basis with two affiliate GP's and several Allied Health practitioners.The Facility offers Registered Nursing staff in addition to supportive reception staff .The positive relationships held with Allied Health practitioners allows MFMC to provide wholistic care for patients within the local community.

MFMC is a fully accredited facility with AGPAL and encourages staff and medical personnel to be proactive in pursuing educational opportunities and personal growth. MFMC is also classified as a Category 1 practice for the purpose of GPTQ Registrar training. This program enables Doctors in training to focus on specific skills required to work within General Practice and provides a framework for conducting future commercial practice whilst operating under best practice guidelines in the deliver of patient care.

MFMC is focused on providing your whole family with personalised, professional, quality healthcare.

MFMC is a Mixed Billing Practice. Our Surgery Fees are as follows:-

Monday - Friday Appointments

Bulk Billing is only available during the week for Aged Pensioners, Health Care Card Holders and Children under the age of 16.

Standard (15-20mins) = $65.00 (Rebate = $37.60)

Long (20-40mins) = $100.00 (Rebate = $72.80)

Extra Long (>40mins) = $135.00 (Rebate = $107.15)

Wednesday Night Appointments

No Bulking Billing from 5pm on Wednesday nights. Appointments available with Dr Caroline Burge

Saturday appointments

No Bulk Billing available on Saturdays. Appointments are billed at a slightly higher rate. A discounted fee will be charged to Children & Concession Card Holders.

Standard (15-20mins) = $70.00 (Rebate = $37.60)

Long (20-40mins) = $105.00 (Rebate = $72.80)

Extra Long (>40mins) = $140.00 (Rebate = $107.15)

We are registered LMO's for Veteran Affairs.

Home visits and after hours visits are privately billed.

We offer a comprehensive range of Services including:

 

  • Antenatal Care & Pregnancy
  • Baby Checks, Child Health & Immunisations
  • Full Health Check Ups & Preventative Health
  • Women’s Health /Pap Smears / Menopause Advice
  • Men’s Health / Prostate
  • Mental Health Care Plans / Counselling
  • Family Planning Advice incl, Hormone implants - Insertions & removals
  • Sexual Health & Screening
  • Skin / Mole Checks / Cryotherapy Treatment
  • Aged Care & Medical Management for over 65’s
  • Management of Chronic Health Conditions
  • Weight Problems, Diet & Exercise Advise
  • Travel Medicine & Vaccines
  • Acupuncture
  • Driver’s Medicals Assessments
  • Workcover / Insurance Reports
  • Dive Medicals
  • Minor Surgery
  • Wound Care & Dressings
  • ECGs (Electrocardiograms)
  • Hearing Tests
  • Lung Function Tests
  • Psychologist
  • Riverhealth Podiatry
  • Dietitian

 

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COVID-19 vaccinations

McDowall Family Medical Centre in McDowall is a COVID-19 vaccination provider. For more information on COVID-19, see our COVID-19 Vaccine page.

Unfortunately, no COVID-19 vaccination appointments are currently available to be booked online, please check back at a later date.

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Dr Shalini Maran

GP
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Dr Norris Chern

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Dr Zofia Piotrowska- Hess

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Pricing and payment

Pricing Guide

This pricing is indicative only. Actual fees may vary based on the treatment received during the appointment, and if you have preferred provider private health insurance.

Appointment cost

Standard GP appointment (Level B)
$65.00
Long GP appointment (Level C)
$100.00

Billing policy

We are a mixed billing practice. We offer bulk billing to patients under the age of 16, DVA, pensioner and other concession card holders. Bulk billing is not available for Saturday appointments.

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Contact details

Shop 20 / 97 Flockton Street McDowall, QLD 4053
(07) 3353 1...
(07) 3353 1...

Opening hours

Monday
8:00am - 5:00pm
Tuesday
8:00am - 5:30pm
Wednesday
8:00am - 7:30pm
Thursday
8:00am - 5:30pm
Friday
8:00am - 5:00pm
Saturday
8:00am - 11:30am

Accreditations

AGPAL

Languages spoken

English

Facilities

Air conditioned facility
Children's play area
Comfortable waiting room

Special interests

Family medicine
Pregnancy care
Travel medicals