We provide the full range of general practice services.
Paediatrics is a special interest of the practice. We have dedicated a kid’s play waiting room to make your visit more enjoyable. Kids love to visit us. Our GPs and nurses all enjoy seeing children.
Dr Heike Kath, Dr Freya Ashman, Dr Kit Wong and Dr Kathleen O’Brien have done further studies with Diplomas in Paediatrics at Westmead Children’s Hospital.
We are supportive of childhood vaccinations. They are safe and an effective way to protect your child. Immunisation records are uploaded electronically to the immunisation register.
Chronic disease management
Diabetes, arthritis, kidney, cardiovascular disease, etc
Commercial driving medical assessments require a double length appointment. For non-commercial licences for chronic medical conditions book a standard appointment.
Check-ups, erectile dysfunction, incontinence, vasectomy, mental health and STD screens.
Depression, anxiety, postnatal depression, schizophrenia, grief, bipolar depression and PTSD.
A mental health care plan (referral to a psychologist) requires a double appointment.
Implanon insertion and removal, skin cancers removal, ingrown toenail repair, vasectomy (not all procedures are done by all doctors, please call the surgery to find the doctor best suited to help you(.
Mirena IUD insertion
Dr Heike Kath. This involves a visit to discuss IUD suitability and then a separate appointment for insertion at Lyneham with Dr Kath.
Injuries, fractures and arthritis.
Tongue and Lip Tie assessment and treatment
Dr John Deery only. Tongue tie is a common condition of newborn children. It will sometimes cause newborns to have a lot of difficulty with breastfeeding. We can provide prompt assessment and treatment of the condition, on the same day, when appropriate.
Lip tie concerns are common and will rarely need surgical correction. If concerned please book for assessment.
For a list of likely travel requirements please look-up http://wwwnc.cdc.gov/travel/. If you require yellow fever vaccine please see Dr Kristin O'Neill, Dr Kit Wong, Dr Kyla Bremner or Dr John Deery. Please bring any previous immunisation records.
Dr Kit Wong, Dr Julie Hewitt, Dr Hayden Henry, Dr Ian Chan and Dr Justin Sissing. Skin checks require a long appointment. Please do not wear make-up.
Initial consult with Dr John Deery at either Crace or Lyneham. The procedure is performed at Crace only on Friday mornings. See canberravasectomy.com.au for more information.
Check-ups, pap smears, STD screens, breast check, contraceptive advice, implanon insertion and removal, IUD insertion (Dr Heike Kath only), menopause, pregnancy planning, shared antenatal care and postnatal check-ups.
Payment is required until you have an accepted claim number and then invoices can be sent directly to the insurer. There may be a small gap fee of $4 to $10 with some insurers.