The Moruya General Practice and Skin Cancer Clinic is now open Mon to Fri from 8 to 5.30, and offer a Fast Track clinic for on the day appointments for those simple things such as a prescription renewals, certificates, or coughs and colds. Dr Martin Carlson told the Beagle "We are a fee paying practice, but offer a discounted rate for 6 to 8 minutes Fast Track appointments, available between 11 am and 1 pm each day.
"On Saturday, we offer a walk in clinic with no appointment required. We are open from 9 am to 3 pm, and we are happy to see anyone on the day. Either drop in , or give us a call to check on waiting time. Again, fees will apply but an immediate rebate is available from Medicare if you bring your ATM card with you."
Dr Martin Carlson has 30 years’ experience as a general practitioner, and more than 20 years in the local region. He has undertaken further training in the detection and management of skin cancers over the last two years, and is happy to be able to offer skin checks to identify and manage skin cancers. If you would like a skin check, please let reception know at the time of booking.
Dr Martin Carlson said of the new clinic "Tarryn Beatty is our registered nurse, with many years of general practice nursing experience. She loves general practice and greatly contributes to the holistic management of our patients, and is available to assist with skin cancer checks and management, immunisations, dressings, ECGs and spirometry, as well as health assessments and care planning.
"Shirley Jaggers has joined us as office manager, and brings years of experience in general practice reception and management. She is the friendly face at the front desk, and will always go out of her way to assist our patients get the care they require, when they require it.
"Finally, we have been joined by Julie Salter as a part time receptionist. Julie will always have a smile to welcome you, and is loving seeing both the old and new faces. "We can be contacted on 44070204, and have elected to not have internet bookings – it allows us to better accommodate your requirements.”
Moruya General Practice and Skin Cancer Clinic are located at shop 10, 73 Vulcan Street Moruya, at the back of the Air Raid Hotel. The Clinic is centrally located to other health services and provides plenty of parking adjacent to the practice.