SKIN CANCER CLINIC: Dr Lidija Suntesic has started a skin cancer clinic on Fridays from 11 AM to 4 PM. Each appointment is a longer booking to allow a full check. A full page of information about this clinic will be published shortly.
NEW FACES AT THE CLINIC: Dr Phoebe Kho is a psychologist and she will be offering counselling services on Tuesdays and Wednesdays. Dr Sujatha Harding is a GP who will be consulting from 9.00 to 3.30 on weekdays.
This clinic offers bulk-billing to pensioners and veterans, with discounted fees for Commonwealth Seniors Health Card holders. WorkCover and TAC patients are liable for the costs of care until claims are accepted by the insurer. A number of consultations are available for patients in particular need to be bulk-billed on request. Pathology testing is usually bulk-billed and patients are expected to return to the clinic to discuss all results of investigations.
Fees for consultations with children under 16 are now capped at a maximum gap of $19. Children on pension cards will continue to be bulk-billed.
We are located in the brand new Vermont South Medical Centre in Burwood Hwy, Vermont South. It is easily accessed from Morack Road via the driveway behind Fort Knox storage or directly from Burwood Hwy.
Pathology testing is available onsite through Clinical Labs. The collection centre can be accessed directly from our waiting room or via the building foyer.
Collection centre hours are 0800 to 1200 and 1230 to 1600 Monday to Friday, and 0800 to 1130 on Saturdays
Nova Pharmacy is onsite, they can dispense all prescriptions other than those with a PBS subsidy. This will change once the building is sufficiently occupied. They have an excellent compounding service.
At Vermont Medical Clinic, we offer the Focussed Psychological Strategies (FPS) service. FPS offers your hour-long sessions to discuss your worries and concerns in a safe, confidential and judgement-free environment. These sessions give you the chance to explore your emotions, to understand yourself better and to establish healthy coping strategies for your future stressors.
Hypnotherapy is a natural way of strengthening your confidence and will power to make a positive change in your life. It can even help you with anxiety, phobias and low self-esteem.
Vermont Medical Clinic has a dedicated hypnotherapy room, designed to remove almost all stimulation and distraction to ensure a peaceful and calming experience.
Apart from general practice qualifications, Julie Chang is also a qualified lactation consultant. She is keen to assist any mother or mother to be with breast feeding issues.
The address is Suite 1.02 (we're on level 1), 645-647 Burwood Hwy Vermont South VIC 3133 and telephone number is (03) 9874 2422. Most parking is available under or at the rear of the building but patients can be dropped off at the front door. Disabled parking is available at the front and in the other areas with lift access from the basement level.
Capital Radiology have commenced operating a centre on site with x-ray, ultrasound, OPG and CT scanning.
Staffed by dedicated general practitioners since 1960, Vermont Medical Clinic is committed to providing good medical care over a person's whole lifetime.
There are currently ten general practitioners: Dr Jim Glaspole, Dr Lidija Suntesic, Dr Merran Gowans, Dr Shelly McIllree, Dr Roheela D'Cruz (on leave), Dr Julie Chang, Dr Paul Nguyen, Dr Cynthia Boudeville, Dr Francis Leung and Dr Sujatha Harding.
Our clinic is located in Vermont South Medical Centre and is well equipped to treat most medical conditions and is accessible to persons with mobility problems. Disabled parking is available in the basement carpark and at the front of the building. On our floor we are co-located with a pathology collection centre, pharmacy, dentist, optometrist, cafe and Capital Radiology will. Upstairs is a private hospital, fitness studio and specialist consulting rooms.
Monday - Thursday 8.00 - 18.30
Friday 9.00 - 18.00
Saturday 8.30 - 17.00
Sunday 10.00 - 16.00
The clinic is closed on public holidays.