Planning a pregnancy with your GP

If you are planning a pregnancy, you can increase your chances of a healthy pregnancy and delivery by visiting your GP before you fall pregnant.

Is a LARC Contraceptive right for you?

Long-acting reversible contraceptives (LARC) are methods of birth control that provide effective contraception for an extended period without requiring user action.

What is an e-Health Record

An eHealth record is a secure online summary of your health information. You control what goes into it, and who is allowed to access it.

Cervical screening has changed

As many of you will already be aware, from December 2017 Australia changed the program for screening for cervical cancer.

Holiday Opening Hours

The Christmas period is a busy time, so to help make things easier on you and your family, Blackbutt and Our Town Doctors Surgeries are open over the holiday season with both Saturday and new patient appointments available. Contact us on 02 4950 9733 if you need to make an appointment.

What is heamochromatosis?

Have you heard of heamochromatosis? Our team really wanted to clear a few misconceptions up around heamochromatosis, so here’s Dr Wendy exploring heamochromatosis. Remember, don’t hesitate speak to your GP if you have any questions.

Whopping Cough is about!

What do you do if you have been exposed to Whooping Cough? It is so important to know the symptoms and to see you GP asap. Here’s Dr Wendy with a quick overview of how our GPs can help you if you have been exposed to Whooping Cough.

Good Choices this Easter

Who loves Easter?! Four days with family and friends, recharging… and eating delicious chocolate eggs, right? In this clip with Dr Wendy you’ll see why our team is keen to get the message out that good choices this Easter will help everyone!