Launceston After Hours Medical Service (LAHMS) is the district’s trusted and established after hours medical service. We offer comprehensive healthcare for any presenting condition, and aim is to achieve the best possible health outcomes for all of our patients.
LAHMS is a solo weekend general practice so you know who the doctor is that you will see – Doctor Stephen Tredinnick. Dr Steve, as many know him, is a Monash University Medical graduate and a fellow of the Royal Australian College of GPs. He is delighted to have moved to Launceston 24 years ago and has been at the helm of LAHMS for 20 years, offering a wide range of general practice services, including:
General health assistance
Acute pain and trauma
We cater to families, pensioners, and busy professionals, while welcoming all new and returning patients. Centrally located beside the Launceston General Hospital, and there is an array of allied health services conveniently located nearby, including, pharmacy, physiotherapy, chiropractic, and dental services.
As a mixed billing practice, depending on patient needs and the nature of the consultation, a percentage of consults at Launceston After Hours Medical Service are bulk billed. No one is ever turned away at Launceston After Hours Medical Service because of a lack of funds. If you require bulk billing please request this when making your appointment. Veterans Affairs patients are bulk billed as are the 2nd and 3rd family member when visiting together.
We are conveniently accessible for those who live or work in suburbs including Launceston, South Launceston, East Launceston, West Launceston, Kings Meadows, Youngtown, St Leonards, Newstead, Norwood, Invermay, Mowbray, Trevallyn, Riverside, Legana, Exeter, Ravenswood, Rocherlea, Newnham, Mayfield, and Waverley. Also, with exclusive parking at rear for those who prefer to drive.
Doctor Stephen Tredinnick is available for appointments from 6pm Fridays and from 8.30am Saturdays, Sundays, and Public Holidays. With our convenient online booking service, appointments can be booked at any time. To get started now, simply click on a suitable appointment time from the options at the top of the page. Appointments are recommended, although drop-ins are accepted.
You can book a telehealth appoinment with this practice. For more information, please visit ourFAQ
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.