Orion Medical Centre is a fully AGPAL accreddited, general practice dedicated to providing you with care when you need it.
We will provide you with a care team that knows you and your family and help you stay healthy.
Due to rising costs and unforeseen circumstances, Orion Medical Center no longer offers universal bulk billing.
We are now a mixed billing clinic.
We will continue to bulk-bill healthcare card holders, pensioners and children < 16 years of age.
We share your concerns about the current Pandemic and we will also bulk-bill anyone who has been stood down or otherwise lost their job.
We are also able to provide bulk-bill telephone consults (if eligible) for any of the above who would be at increased risk of Covid related complications if they have to travel and attend in person.
For example this can include patients with existing respiratory complaints (e.g. Asthma), or chronic conditions (e.g. diabetes, heat disease and many more).
If you are unsure of your status then ring our main clinic number to clarify.
We can also bulk bill simple / straight-forward consults at our discretion.
As a Fully Accredited clinic we are utilsing best practice infection control measures.
We exceed these requirements by providing a very large waiting room with commercial grade air filtration technology (also installed in the consulting rooms).
We are solo practice, we have one highly experienced GP - Dr Mark Utten - who has over 30 years of general practice experience and an interest in weight loss and weight management. Dr Mark provides his patients with a comprehensive range of services, including:
Here at Orion Medical Centre we offer Radial Shock Wave Therapy (fee apply) for the treatment of pain related to soft tissue conditions like:
tendinosis of the rotator cuff with or without calcification; and
iliotibial band syndrome.
We are conveniently located in Upper Ferntree Gully and are easily accessible to those who live or work in Upper Ferntree Gully and the surrounding areas, including Ferntree Gully, Tremont, Ferny Creek, Sherbrooke, Upwey, Boronia and Waterford Park. We are close to public transport and have street parking available directly in front of the practice for those who prefer to drive.
Appointments are available 4 days a week from 9.30am to 5:00pm Monday to Thursday. Telephone consult available on Friday and Saturday from 11AM to 3PM.
Booking an appointment is easy and can be done at any time using our convenient online booking service. To get started now simply click on your preferred appointment time from the options displayed at the top of the page.
Orion Medical Centre - Upper Ferntree Gully in Upper Ferntree Gully 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.
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.