Patients

Bentleigh Medical Centre offers comprehensive care to all patients.

Our Services include (but are not limited to);

    • Women’s Health (including pap smears, family planning and antenatal shared care)
    • Men’s Health
    • Children’s Health (including childhood vaccinations)
    • Health/Medical assessments (including 4 Yr Old, 45yr+, 75yr+)
    • Immunisation and Vaccinations
    • Work cover / Pre Employment Medicals
    • Travel medicine
    • Minor procedures
    • GP Management /Team Care Plans
    • Asthma Action Plans
    • Medications Reviews
    • Mental Health Care
    • RTA / Insurance Medicals
    • Preventative Health Advice and Education
    • Skin Cancer Checks
    • Diabetes Management
    • Quit Smoking Advice

Emergencies

If you have an urgent Medical issue that is NOT life threatening, please proceed directly to the Medical Practice and a Doctor will attend to you as soon as possible. If you have a medical or life threatening emergency, please do not ring for an appointment, dial 000 for an Ambulance or proceed to your nearest Emergency Department.

Closest Emergency Department

The closest emergency departments to Bentleigh Medical Centre are:

Sandringham Hospital
193 Bluff Road, Sandringham
VIC 3191
T: (03) 9076 1000

Monash Medical Centre
246 Clayton Road, Clayton
VIC 3168
T: 03 9544 8333

The Ambulance Service

This is available 24 hours a day for any emergency.  Call 000 for assistance. You will be asked to provide information about the patient and your location, including the nearest corner intersection.

After Hours Care

If you require medical care outside of the normal practice hours please contact our after hours provider, National Home Doctor Service on 13 74 25

Fees

Bentleigh Medical Centre is a Bulk Billing practice with some exceptions. The standard consult fee is $70 for private patients without Medicare, additional fees are applicable for longer consults and procedures. A non attendance fee of $40 may be charged if you do not attend an appointment.

Procedures are charged a fee of $50 for non concession, and $25 for concession. Different fees may apply for longer visits, more complicated ones and for procedures such as removing moles. Information on the current private fees charged is available at reception.

Dressing fees are charged at the below rates:

  • Complex dressing $10
  • Basic dressing $5
  • No charge for Pensioners and Health Care Card holders

Information on the current private fees charged is available at reception.

Medical Reports and consultations concerning established Workers Compensation and Third Party claims will be charged in accordance with the AMA Fee List.

Please check with your GP regarding any out-of-pocket expenses incurred for specialist referrals, X-rays, etc.

We now cover Medibank/AHM, NIB/IMAN, and BUPA.