Our Services

As well as special expertise in travel medicine, KSGP doctors and staff provide a complete range of general practice services, including: skin cancer assessment and treatment; shared antenatal care; men's health; diving medicals (Dr Daniel); hearing tests; cardiographs; assessment of lung function; insertion and replacement of hormonal & contraceptive implants; childhood health and immunisations; psychological medicine; management of wounds and ulcers. Annual home-based assessments are offered to our patients over 75 years of age.

KSGP is a fully accredited general practice. Our doctors are involved in teaching and examining of general practice standards. All doctors are enthusiastic participants in continuing medical education, including regular clinical meetings at our own practice. Nursing and management staff also participate in regular ongoing professional development activities.

 

Children’s Health & Immunisations:

We provide childhood immunisation at KSGP, and we support and recommend the Standard Immunisation Schedule as set out by the Health Department
Newborn Health Check
6 week immunisations
4 months immunisations
6 months immunisations
12 months immunisations
18  months immunisations
4 year old immunisations and Health Check
Catch-up for immunisations missed at school – free vaccines
Travel vaccinations for children as appropriate – all vaccines available on-site
Healthy Kids Check-Up
For children aged in their fourth year. This is a comprehensive screening check with our nurse for those children who have had, or having their 4 year vaccinations to ensure that your child is reaching appropriate levels in relation to developmental and motor skill milestones. This check-up also includes eye sight, hearing and dental health screening.

 

Women’s Health:

Well Woman Check  - Pap smear
The Pap test (also called Pap Smear) is a quick and simple test that checks for changes to the cells of the cervix that may lead to cervical cancer. All women aged between 18 and 70 years who have ever been sexually active should have a Pap test every two years. Your doctor can explain the procedure in more detail, if this is your first pap test.

Contraceptive Advice.
Menopause Advice.
Pre pregnancy counselling.

 

Shared Obstetric Care:

Our doctors provide shared obstetric care with the Ante-natal clinic at JHH
Antenatal Care
During pregnancy you should not just only take good care of your own health but also go for regular check-ups with your doctor. Antenatal care is important because it makes sure that both you and the baby are fit and well.

 

Men’s Health:

King Street general practice is now offering a “one stop” comprehensive medical assessment tailored for men, which looks at your current physical health and gives you a picture of what your health may look like in 10, 20 or 30 years’ time. Speak to the receptionist about booking in for a “men’s mid-life medical” whilst you are healthy and avoid the mid- life medical crisis.


Dietitian:

KSGP welcomes Sally Macklinshaw to our team. Sally is happy to be consulted about all nutritional issues, and has special interest and expertise in diabetes, pre-diabetes and irritable bowel syndrome. Consultations with Sally attract a rebate by Medicare Allied Health Services, from private health funds and are covered by Veterans Affairs.


Travel Medicine:

Travel medicine is more than just a having a few injections.  Our doctor will need to carefully consider your medical history, lifestyle, present state of health, likely itinerary and type of accommodation. 

KSGP is an accredited Practice which has been providing travel medicine advice and vaccinations for over 20 years. Our fully trained medical staff  are members of the International Travel Medicine Society, which gives us access to up to date travel information as conditions change in other countries.

KSGP’s experts can provide immunisations for travellers to South America for the Olympics, as well as up to date information about Zika virus.

KSGP provides travel medical services to the general public as well as corporations looking to safeguard their international travelling work force.

 

Skin Cancer Management:

KSGP now has dedicated skin clinics for full assessments. We recommend all patients over the age of 40 book in for a skin check, or at any age if there are moles of concern.

Please wear loose clothing and be prepared to undress down to your underwear. The skin check requires a long consultation, and costs the same. Biopsies may be taken on the day. Excisions will be performed in the treatment room for another day.

The importance of regular skin checks:

Commercial Medical Services

KSGP offers a comprehensive package of assessment and management to corporate clients, including:-