Our Surgery

Belconnen Medical Centre was established in 1999 to meet the growing needs of the Belconnen area. We pride ourselves on providing comprehensive Family Medical Care, in a relaxed, friendly and professional environment.

Currently we have the following Doctors practising at our surgery:

Dr Aparna Pilla

Dr Dikshata Rangarajan

Dr Sally Tossoun

Our surgery also has two full time practice nurses and 1 part time nurse who are available by appointment from 9.00am-5.00pm weekdays only.

We provide a comprehensive list of medical services including:

*          Allergy Testing

*          Minor Surgery

*          Cervical Smears

*          Immunisation (Adult/child/travel)

*          Health Assessments

*          Chronic Disease Management

*          Medicals

*          Wound Management

*          ECG’s

*          Spirometry

*          Workers Compensation Claims

*          Skin Cancer Checks

*          Application and removal of plaster cats

If any of the above are required please inform our staff in order for us to allocate an appropriate length of time for your appointment.

ALL new patient swill requires a long appointment initially to allow the Doctor/Nurse to take a detailed medical history.

It is the policy of this surgery that one health issue per standard consultation be discussed with the Doctor. If you have more than one issue to discuss, please ask the receptionist to book a long consultation for you. Please remember that if you take more than your allocated time with the Doctor it will affect waiting patients.

Please make sure to information the staff at the time of making your booking if you require a procedure, care plan or review, etc to ensure the appropriate time is allocated for your consultation.

 

Bulk Bill Policy

We only bulk bill patient who:

*          Hold an existing Health Care Card

*          Hold an existing Pension Card or

*          Children UNDER the age of 16 years

Valid Health Care or Pension cards must be produced at the time of your consultation. If you are unable to produce valid cards you will be charged the full standard fee for your visit.

Standard Fees

Standard Consultation            $ 80.00

Long Consultation                   $110.00

Prolonged Consultation          $150.00

Please note that payment is required at the time of the consultation.

Please note that we do not issue accounts unless a valid reason is given.

Payments can be made by credit card, EFTPOS or cash. We DO NOT accept cheques.

We reserve the right to continuously review our fees and you will be informed at all times of any increases.