We Offer Extensive General Practice and Specialist Services
Nambour Medical Centre provides many different services to our patients from pregnancy care and child health, through to aged care and nursing home visits. Browse our website to familiarise yourself with the care we provide here. Our reception, nursing and management staff provide warm, knowledgeable, and experienced assistance to our patients and our doctors.
Our Services List
Family Medicine Well Parent and Child. Nursing Home Care
Mole & Skin Screening
Child Health Diabetes Care
Skin Cancer Screening
Our Doctors are now conducting specific skin checks on any consulting day. We encourage you to ask your Doctor to check any skin lesions that have changed colour, size or shape and have your skin checked annually as routine.
Our Doctors at NMC aim to improve the health of all our patients through education and resources. Please speak to your Doctor if you have any concerns or would like further information or education regarding diabetes.
Health Assessments For Over 75's
Our registered nurses are doing home visits, and in clinic appointments to patients over 75 years of age, with the aim of providing a comprehensive look at your health and care in the home. This service is in combination with a review by your regular General Practitioner at the surgery. This appointment generally takes 75mins. Please speak to your doctor about this service, which is bulk billed to Medicare.
Bulk Billed Health Checks For 45-49yrs
NMC offers a thorough health assessment for this age group. You need to book in advance and complete a questionnaire with one of our registered nurses during the assessment. This appointment generally takes 60mins. The nurse does a series of measurements, followed by a review with your regular General Practitioner, and the provision of some recommendations regarding your health.
Warfarin Clinics (Monday Mornings)
MONDAY MORNINGS ONLY - Doctors conduct a clinic so that patients can have a test of their warfarin level / INR. This is a single finger prick. Patients are then able to obtain the result immediately and make any dosage changes upon discussion with the doctor, right then and there. It is fast and convenient for the majority of patients taking warfarin. Book at reception or ask your doctor.
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders
We have implemented a bulk billed comprehensive health check service for all ages. You need to book in advance for this check and complete a pre-check questionnaire with one of our registered nurses during the assessment. This appointment generally takes 60mins. The program includes a comprehensive assessment, and recommendations with a registered nurse, and your regular General Practitioner. Many allied health providers can be accessed via this service as well for problems that may be identified.
Please note that Nambour Medical Centre is a private billing practice, however we do bulk-bill children under the age of 16 years, concession card holders, and DVA patients. Due to the increase in practice expenses as of the 1st of January 2020, Nambour Medical Centre will be charging standard private consultation fees for all patients seen on Saturday mornings. Please note only children under 16 years of age, and DVA Gold Card holders will continue to be bulk billed on Saturday mornings. For a summary of our practice fees, please refer to our Practice Brochure, under the ‘About’ tab on our website, or see the signs located on the back wall in the reception area. Please be aware that other fees may apply to cover costs of medical consumables e.g., injections, Iron/Aclasta infusions, plaster casts, and some dressings. However, we will endeavour to inform you of such additional costs prior to the procedure or treatment being commenced. For your convenience we accept payment via cash, EFTPOS, credit cards, and occasionally bank transfer. We do not accept AMEX.