Sunnybank Hills Medical Centre offers a caring approach to a range of conditions our female patients may encounter throughout their life. We focus on health prevention strategies to optimise our patient’s health. Common issues encountered include:
– Regular PAP screening and Breast Checks,
– Assistance with Family planning and pregnancy management
– Check ups, Education and support for new mothers
– Management of menopause.
– Shared Antenatal Care with Mater Mothers Private Hospital
Sunnybank Hills Medical Centre is passionate about delivering an excellent Men’s health service. Generally speaking it could be said that men are not as vigilant as women when it comes to their health concerns. We are here to assist men in optimising their health outcomes. This is done through lifestyle changes. We can assist with contraception counselling, diet and lifestyle interventions as well as screening for future disease. Common issues encountered include:
– Prostate screening
– Mental health
– Assistance with family planning
– Sexual health
Mental health is a common but often overlooked part of our overall health. It is however so important. Sunnybank Hills Medical Centre offers compassionate general practitioners who are trained in delivering the best mental health care. If appropriate, some patients may also be eligible for referral to an accredited psychologist for subsidised treatment. This is achieved through a GP mental health plan.
GP Management Plans
Sunnybank Hills Medical Centre performs GP managed care plans. These are a tool for our doctors to comprehensively coordinate the health care of their patients with a chronic or terminal medical condition. If you suffer from a chronic medical condition you may be eligible for a GP management plan. Some examples of these conditions include diabetes, arthritis and chronic pain. Some care plan patients may then be eligible for subsidised treatments by certain allied health providers (physiotherapist, podiatrist, dietitian & exercise physiologists.) through a referral from their general practitioner.
Immunisations are a vital part in reducing a patient’s risk of developing certain diseases. Sunnybank Hills Medical Centre offers a comprehensive and caring approach with delivering vaccinations and aims to thoroughly address any concerns patients or parents may have. We are qualified to administer the Q-Fever vaccination and are able to coordinate each step of this process. Our highly trained doctors and nurses will make it a safe, informative and positive experience.
We offer travel health advice and recommendations specific to areas you may be travelling to. We are licensed to administered the Yellow Fever vaccination. Our consults compromise of taking a thorough history and itinerary, accessing our databases to assess your risk and then preparing any necessary medications or documentations you will need to pack.
Lung Function Tests
Through a combination of medical assessment and use of our in-practice spirometry we can screen for and monitor certain lung conditions including asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). These conditions are best managed early on. If you have a smoking history, family history of asthma or are concerned about your lungs book in to see one of the experienced GPs at Sunnybank Hills Medical Centre.
If appropriate an ECG can be recorded on our patients. This is an excellent tool in assessing for structural and electrical abnormalities of the heart. It is a vital instrument in some emergency presentations. Our doctors are trained in the use of these.
Insurance Medical Assessments
Sunnybank Hills Medical Centre offers comprehensive medical reports if needed for entering a new job, or for insurance purposes. Call our friendly reception staff to organise a visit with one of our doctors.
Regular skin checks are vital for patients living in Queensland. Your risk may be even higher depending on your skin type and past medical history. Simply call Sunnybank Hills Medical Centre today to schedule your skin check.
Sunnybank Hills Medical Centre offers a fully equipped treatment room, dedicated nursing staff and experienced Doctors to make any minor surgery a pleasant experience. Common procedures include toenail wedge resections, implanon insertion and wound suturing to name a few.
Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander Health
Sunnybank Hills Medical Centre is dedicated to closing the gap. We offer an open and respectful environment to all of our Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander patients. We focus on treating the patient as a whole and in doing so aim to deliver the best outcome.
Heart Health Check
If you are 45 years or older (30 years or older for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples) and have not had a heart attack or stroke, then you are eligible for a Heart Health Check under Medicare.
A Heart Health Check is a regular checkup performed by your doctor. A Heart Health Check helps you to understand your risk factors for heart disease and estimate how likely you are to have a heart attack or stroke in the next five years.
A vital part of general practice is ensuring that if a patient needs medication that they are on the appropriate medication, and that the patient is fully informed as to what the medication is and how to take it. Some patients may be eligible for bulk-billed home medication reviews. This involves collaboration between your GP and an accredited pharmacist in optimising your medication needs. This can help reduce medication-related problems and in doing so helps deliver the best health care to the patient.
Dressing & Wound Care
Wound care is a common encounter within the general practice setting. If done effectively it can minimise healing time and make a real difference to patient outcomes. Working with our highly trained nursing staff your doctor will provide a thorough service that delivers effective results.
At Sunnybank Hills Medical Centre our doctors are qualified to treat workcover injuries. We guide you through the necessary process and deliver great results.
Our professional and caring general practitioners cover all aspects of paediatric care – from birth up to adolescence. We see many kids and many different issues. We provide a relaxed environment where your doctor can adequate time and attention to your child. Common issues encountered include:
– Immunisation monitoring
– Monitoring of developmental and physical milestones
– Health checks and positive health development
– Asthma management
Sunnybank Hills Medical Centre has an on-site pharmacy. Independently owned and operated it has been servicing the area for ten years. The friendly pharmacists can offer you the convenience of filling your script immediately after seeing your GP.
Dr Jimmy Fang is also located on the premises. You will find a well-established general family dentist providing all your oral health care needs relating to appearance and function. Phone 07 3273 5466 for an appointment.