You can now order your repeat prescription online.
You can now request your repeat referral online.
At Teneriffe Family Doctors we offer a wide selection of different services. General Medicine, Immunisations, Family Planning, Travel Advice and vaccinations, Counselling, Health Assessments, Medicals (including Dive & Aviation), Minor Surgery, Vasectomies, Skin Checks and cryotherapy, Implanon Insertion, Wound Care, Antenatal share care, Allied Health Services. – Please phone reception on 3852 4299 for an appointment
Skin Cancer is the most common cancer in Australia and Australia has the highest rate of all skin cancers in the world. Australians are 4 times more likely to develop skin cancer than any other form of cancer. Skin cancers can be treated successfully if they are detected early.
Our experienced medical practitioner, Dr Paul Paterson provides a full skin examination to assess any spots or lesions on the skin. Using imaging technology, suspicious lesions can be photographed and recorded for accurate monitoring and follow-up.
- No referral necessary
- We do not bulk bill for skin clinic consultations
- 15min appointments
If a small procedure or treatment is required, this can often be done during the same consultation. However more complex procedures may require a separate appointment.
Cancer Council Australia
Among the services provided at Teneriffe Family Doctors is Vasectomy, A vasectomy is a safe, simple, surgical procedure and is the only permanent method of contraception for men.
This procedure is performed by Dr. Steve Lawson. If you are considering the option of having a vasectomy we ask that you book a standard 15 minute appointment with Dr Steve Lawson who will discuss the process in detail with you, this will allow you to know what is going to happen during the operation and understand the implications for your fertility and the future.
Questions you may want to ask:
- How effective is a vasectomy
- Does a vasectomy work immediately
- What happens to the sperm
- Will my sex life or erections be affected
- How soon afterward can we have sex
- Are there any side effects
- Can a vasectomy be reversed
A follow up appointment will be made for you at a later date, for the procedure to be preformed. Generally this procedure will take around 45 minutes.
Initial Consultation: $55.00
At Teneriffe Family Doctors, Dr Steve Lawson and Dr Phil Parker are both qualified dive medical examiners.
Immunising your child against childhood diseases is an essential part of your child’s health and well-being plan. We take your concerns seriously and are happy to discuss your childs immunisation options with you. We offer an immunisation service for children from birth to four years of age, providing a friendly, positive and safe environment for your child to make the experience as pleasant as possible.
Australian Childhood Immunisation Register
When making an appointment for an Aviation Medical with Dr Steve Lawson or Dr Phil Parker, please make sure of the following requirements: