Ocean Grove Medical Clinic News

COVID & Flu Vaccinations

February 17, 2021

COVID 19 VACCINE As mentioned in the news the first roll out (phase 1a) of the COVID 19 Vaccine will be starting as of next week. Phase 1a includes: – Quarantine and border workers – Frontline health care worker sub-groups for prioritisation – Aged care and disability care staff – Aged care and disability care...

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Welcome Dr Cathy Burrows

February 2, 2021

We are very pleased to welcome Dr Cathy Burrows to our team. Cathy has recently been working as an Emergency Physician at Geelong Hospital, prior to this Cathy was working as a GP registrar in Colac. Cathy’s interests include Children’s Health, Family Medicine, Mental Health along with all other aspects of general practice. Cathy is...

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Merry Christmas

December 14, 2020

Oh, what a year it has been! From our family to yours we wish you a Merry Christmas and a safe, happy and very healthy 2021!   Just a reminder we are open everyday except Christmas Day and provide 24 hour care through National Home Doctor Service. Public Holidays the clinic is open 10am –...

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Excessive Sweat Production (Hyperhidrosis)

November 24, 2020

Hyperhidrosis is the presence of abnormally excessive sweating in the absence of heat or exercise. Excessive and disproportionate sweat production affects an estimated 3 % of the population and can lead to significant patient distress resulting in both physical and social discomfort, loss of self-confidence, reduce productivity and can lead to higher rates of anxiety...

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Non-surgical aesthetic procedures now available

October 12, 2020

  Ocean Grove Medical Clinic’s, Dr Justin Evans is now offering a range of non-surgical aesthetic procedures including anti-wrinkle injections, dermal fillers and the use of neurotoxin for medical applications such as excessive sweating and teeth grinding. Whether you are looking to soften lines or wrinkles, enhance or redefine your facial features, our aesthetic injectable...

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Telehealth Consultations

October 2, 2020

    As at the 1st of October 2020, the Medicare rules regarding telehealth are changing. From this date there will be an out of pocket fee for all telehealth consultations. Our reception staff will contact you after your appointment to arrange payment. Medicare will then deposit your medicare rebate into your nominated bank account....

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Skin Checks

September 23, 2020

Skin cancer can occur at any time and the risk increases as you age. If  detected early, skin cancer it’s almost always treatable. Now that the warmer weather is approaching, it is a great time to consider booking an appointment with your doctor to have a skin check. Warning signs of a potentially dangerous skin...

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Early closure Wednesday 29th July

July 29, 2020

The clinic will be closed at 4pm Wednesday 29th July for staff training. If you have an urgent or life threatening appointment please call 000 and ask for an ambulance. The clinic will reopen at 8.30am Thursday 30th July, we apologise for the inconvenience.  

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COVID UPDATE 20th July 2020

July 20, 2020

Whilst telephone consultations are preferred, we understand that some consultations need to be seen face to face.   Due to the rising numbers of COVID-19 cases and to protect our patients, staff and the local community, we now require all patients attending the clinic for a face to face consultation to wear a mask whilst...

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COVID-19 Update July 14th 2020

July 14, 2020

Following the recent rise in COVID-19 cases, as of Monday 13th July, the majority of our appointments will be conducted as telehealth consultations. Face to face consultations, routine immunisation appointments and wound care appointments are still available if required. We kindly ask that you do not enter the building unless you have a scheduled appointment....

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