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coronavirus (COVID-19)

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Health Services

medical centre

Contact Details:

12 Gower Street, Kensington VIC 3031

Phone: 9448 5537

Facsimile: 7000 1813

Opening Hours:

Mon11:00pm - 7:00am
Tue11:00pm - 7:00am
Wed11:00pm - 7:00am
Thu11:00pm - 7:00am
Fri11:00pm - 7:00am
Sat2:00pm - 2:00pm
Sun2:00pm - 2:00pm

Special Opening Hours:

After hour care arrangements
This practice provides 24 hour care for patients. The DoctorDoctor Locum Service provides a complete back up after hours facility for your doctor. For after hours care call 132 660. This service is bulk-billed

Walk in appointments
Patients who attend the Practice without an appointment will be asked to arrange an appointment if the consultation is not urgent. Client services officers at reception will ask patients questions to determine the urgency. There may be a delay in being seen on some days if the doctor appointments are fully booked.

Women’s Health appointments including pap tests are available. Please advice client services officers at reception if you are booking if for a pap smear, removal of contraceptive device or a new contraceptive device.

General Practioners

  • Dr Avhan Bhagwat
  • Dr Buddini Ekanayake
  • Dr David Fong
  • Dr Lihini Samarawickrama
  • Dr Marnie Buckwell
  • Dr Nadia Chaves, Infectious Disease Specialist (referral required)
  • Dr Rowena Ryan
  • Dr Sam Mikhail
  • Dr Tara Obeyesekere
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