Services

NORTH RYDE MEDICAL CENTRE provides a modern facility and support services to independent Doctors and Allied Health Practitioners, allowing them to focus on providing the best possible care for their patients.

 

Some of the services provided by the Doctors and Allied Health Practitioners are listed below:

GENERAL PRACTICE medical services, provided by GPs (as face-to-face, video or telephone consultations), including:

Preventative Health

The GPs consulting at North Ryde Medical Centre provide general health checks, screening referrals (eg. cancer, osteoporosis), advice on smoking, alcohol, weight etc.

Chronic disease management

The GPs consulting at North Ryde Medical Centre provide regular, ongoing care for all chronic medical conditions to help optimise the management of your condition eg. asthma, diabetes, heart disease, arthritis, emphysema, cancer etc. The GPs can facilitate care with your treating specialists and/or allied health practitioners

Immunisation

The GPs consulting at North Ryde Medical Centre provide advice and access to a vast array of immunisations, including childhood immunisations, influenza, pneumonia, whooping cough, travel, occupational etc.

Private stock is available on-site for a number of vaccinations, including Influenza vax, Pertussis/Whooping cough (Boostrix), Chickenpox (Varicella), Hepatitis A, Hepatitis B, Typhoid, and Yellow Fever vaccination.

The GPs encourage Whooping cough vaccination for all parents & carers of newborn babies.

For more information on additional vaccinations recommended by the Australian Immunisation guidelines, but not funded by the National/NSW immunisation programs, please book a GP appointment at North Ryde Medical Centre.

Iron infusions

Intravenous iron infusions (Ferinject®) can be given at the North Ryde Medical Centre facility by the following GPs: Dr Pasan Pannila, Dr Sandhya Yarlagadda, Dr Matthew Kim, Dr Louisa Zhang and Dr Genevieve Tse.

An iron infusion may be recommended by your doctor if oral supplements are not tolerated (eg. gastrointestinal upset or constipation) or not working as effectively as required.

Please click here for Ferinject® Consumer Medicine Information (CMI) summary.

Please call reception for more information.

Travel

The GPs consulting at North Ryde Medical Centre provide advice on travel health, vaccinations and medications.

All the GPs consulting at North Ryde Medical Centre are Government-accredited to provide Yellow Fever vaccination. Yellow Fever vaccination stock is available on-site, and you can be provided with a stamped, official WHO International Certificate of Vaccination.

Child Health

The GPs consulting at North Ryde Medical Centre provide health checks and vaccinations for newborns and children (“Blue Book” Schedule: 1-4 weeks, 6 weeks, 4 months, 6 months, 12 months, 18 months, 2 years, 3 years, 4 years), and all other infant/toddler/child issues regarding health, growth, development, feeding etc.

The GPs can also discuss with you additional vaccinations available to help protect your child, that may be beneficial but not funded by the Government as part of the National Immunisation Program.

Adolescent Health

The GPs consulting at North Ryde Medical Centre provide consultations dealing with common adolescent health concerns, including puberty, menstruation, sexual health, mental health etc.

Women's Health

The GPs consulting at North Ryde Medical Centre provide consultations on all aspects of women’s health, including family planning, sexual health, cervical screening test (CST) (previously called “Pap smear”), breast checks etc.

Contraception/Family Planning

The GPs consulting at North Ryde Medical Centre provide advice on contraception, pregnancy planning, early pregnancy testing and referrals, fertility issues etc.

Consultations for medical terminations of pregnancy are provided by Dr Sandhya Yarlagadda.

Men's Health

The GPs consulting at North Ryde Medical Centre provide consultations on all aspects of men’s health, including family planning, sexual health etc.

Seniors Health

The GPs consulting at North Ryde Medical Centre cater for all aspects of care for seniors, including health assessments, immunisation, chronic disease management etc.

Mental Health

The GPs consulting at North Ryde Medical Centre provide medical consultations for mental health disorders, eg. depression, anxiety, and facilitate referrals to psychiatric or psychological services where required.

Psychology and counselling services are also available through the very experienced independent psychologists Dr Lynette Hung and Rose Kwon who also consult at North Ryde Medical Centre. Medicare rebates may be available if you qualify for a GP Mental Health Care Plan referral (please see a GP to see if you are eligible).

Skin checks

The GPs consulting at North Ryde Medical Centre provide general skin checks and biopsies where required

Minor surgical procedures

The GPs consulting at North Ryde Medical Centre perform minor skin surgical procedures such as biopsies and excisions of moles/cancers; wound/laceration repair (please note private gap fees apply to cover cost of equipment)

Employment-related medicals

The GPs consulting at North Ryde Medical Centre perform employment-related medical examinations for regular patients (not available for new patients) – (please note private fees apply – no Medicare rebate)

ECG

The GPs consulting at North Ryde Medical Centre perform ECG (electrocardiogram) tests where required

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If you are a Health Care Practitioner and would like to enquire about setting up your practice at the North Ryde Medical Centre facililty, please contact our Practice Manager on (02) 8999 3393.