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Alan Wolff Medical Centre:

The Alan Wolff Medical Centre (previously Wimmera Medical Centre) has a range of specialist consultants as part of our medical team, overseen by Practice Manager Heather Parker.

SPECIALISTS AND VISITING SPECIALISTS ALAN WOLFF MEDICAL CENTRE

Surgeons:                               Phone: 53819167                      Secretary:  Kay Kennedy            

Dr Nikki Campbell
Dr Ya’acov Leigh  (Does not do vasectomies, carpal tunnel, circumcisions or any breast surgeries at all)

 

General Physicians:            Phone: 53819167                      Secretary:  Vicki-Lee Hughes                

Dr Chris Ebersohn
Dr Roshan Brito
Dr Nay Oo
(Do not see chronic fatigue, pain management patients)

 

Obstetrician/Gynaecologists:        Phone: 5381 9062               Secretary: Terri Parry/Jacqui Hill

Dr Yakep Angue (Full-time) 
Dr Ananda Wijewardana (Five days every fortnight)
Dr Andrew Ansari (Full-time)

 

Neurologist:                          Phone: 53819167                              Secretary: Vicki Hughes

Dr Fari Islam (Consults Tuesdays and Thursdays)
Fully private and no bulk billing.  Patients need to be informed that if they choose to see Fari outside of hospital, there is a charge.
Please phone secretary for prices.

 

Paediatrician:                        Phone: 53819167                              Secretary:  Jenni Avery             

Dr Niroshan Amarasiri (2 consulting days per week)

 

Women’s Sexual Health/Family Planning/Pap Smears:

All appointments made with WMC secretaries.                 Phone:  5381 9167 or 5381 9062
Angela Morgan  RN

 

Holter Monitors/BP Monitors/Spirometries                      

Mon,Tue,Wed,Thursday
All referrals Medical Centre                  Phone: 5381 9167
WMC Practice nurses

 

Home Sleep Studies (Manse Medical, 115 Lonsdale St, Hamilton)

WMC Practice Nurses.
All referrals to go to Manse Medical and all appointments made by Manse Medical
Phone: 5571 1822
Fax: 5571 1859

 

Pacemaker Clinic:                           Phone: 5381 9167                                   Secretary: Bronwyn Avery

Approximately 10 Clinics per year.  All appointments made by WMC secretary.
Overseen by Dr John Van Den Broek, Cardiologist who visits from Ballarat Cardiology:         

 

Fracture Clinic:                            Phone: 53819167                             Secretary: Jenni Avery  

Every Tuesday morning or afternoon.
For follow up of patients who have been seen in the Emergency Department or from the wards only.  No direct referrals from GP’s. 
All referrals go to WMC secretary.

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VISITING SPECIALISTS:

Cardiologists(Visiting from Ballarat)

Dr Wayne Childs                                     
Ballarat Cardiology
101 Drummond St
Ballarat  Vic  3350
Phone:  5329 2111

Dr Trent Zeitzen
Ballarat Cardiology   
101 Drummond Street
Ballarat  Vic  3350
Phone: 5329 2111

Each visits once a month at WMC on a Wednesday (All referrals go to Ballarat and all appointments made at Ballarat – Private Billing, no Bulk Billing)

Stress echoes are done in Horsham at Lister House clinic.  Patients can be referred to Dr Trent Zeitzen at Ballarat Cardiology or to Dr William Wilson from One Heart Cardiology who come from Melbourne.

Dr John Van Den Broek                      
1013 Mair Street
Ballarat  Vic  3350
Phone: 5331 2221

Visits once every three months at WMC  (All referrals go to Ballarat and all appointments made at Ballarat – Private Billing)

 

Dermatologists:

(Visiting from Melbourne – Private Billing, no Bulk Billing)
Once a month, Friday or Saturday, different dermatologist each month. 
ALL APPOINTMENTS MADE BY SECRETARY AT WMC.  REFERRALS MADE OUT TO DERMATOLOGY CLINIC AND PATIENTS SCHEDULED WITH NEXT AVAILABLE DERMATOLOGIST.
Appointments:                  Secretary: Jenni Avery             Phone: 5381 9167

Dr Josephine Yeatman
154 Grimshaw Street
Greensborough
Phone:  9024 3327

Dr Mei Tam
198 Furlong Road, St Albans 3021
15 Collins St, Melbourne 3000
Phone: 9650 9948

Dr Edward Upjohn
746 Malvern Road
Armadale 3413
Phone:  98229944

Dr Rebecca Nguyen
71 Mayston St
Hawthorn East 3123
Phone: 9811 6500

 

ENT SURGEON:

(Visiting from Ballarat – Private Billing, no Bulk Billing)

Dr Niall McConchie
17 Errard Street
North Ballarat 3350
Phone: 5334 4888
Fax: 5334 4600

Visits once a month on a Friday
All referrals go to Ballarat and appointments made at Ballarat.
New adult referrals must go to Ballarat for initial appointment.

 

Hearing Aid Specialists

77 Yarra St
Geelong 3220
Phone: 5223 2770
Fax: 5229 9446

 Visits once a month on a Tuesday.  All appointments made at Geelong

Hear Clear Audiology
Ben Wood
Audiologist
86 Ormerod Street
Naracoorte SA  5271
Phone: (08) 8762 3262
Fax: (08) 8762 3353Visits every fortnight.  All appointments made at Naracoorte

 

LIVER CLINIC:  (Hepatitis patients)

Ballarat Hospital          Phone: 53384572 or 0459819601
Visits once every couple of months on a Wednesday.  No charge

 

NEUROSURGEON:

(Visiting from Melbourne – Private billing, no Bulk Billing)

Mr Paul Smith
100 Victoria Parade
East Melbourne 3002
Phone: 9639 3889

Visits once a month on a Thursday.  All referrals go to Melbourne and all appointments made at Melbourne rooms.

 

ONCOLOGIST: (Please note, no longer at WMC, now consults from the Wimmera Cancer Centre)

 (Visiting from BRICC Ballarat – ALL APPOINTMENTS BULK BILLED)

BRICC
Ballarat Hospital
Drummond St
Ballarat 3500
Phone: 5320 8500

Visits every Tuesday all day. All referrals to go to BRICC in Ballarat.

 

OPHTHALMOLOGIST:

(Visiting from Ballarat – Private Billing, no Bulk Billing)

 Mr Michael Toohey
8 Drummond St
North Ballarat 3350
Phone: 5333 1095

 Visits once a month on Wed/Thurs. All referrals go to Ballarat and appointments made at Ballarat rooms.

  
PAEDIATRIC CARDIOLOGIST 

Prof Sam Menahem
Royal Childrens Hospital
Phone: 9509 1333
Fax: 9576 1352

Bookings made on numbers above, no defined times, usually once every 1-2 months.
Private billing.  May bulk bill some patients at his discretion.

 

RENAL PHYSICIAN:  Please note, no longer coming to WMC, now consulting from Cancer Centre.

 (Visits from Ballarat – Private Billing, no Bulk Billing)

Dr Iqbal Hussain
1016 Mair Street
Lake Wendouree 3350
Phone: 53313811

Visits once a month on a Tuesday. All referrals go to Ballarat and appointments made at Ballarat rooms.

UROLOGIST:

(Visits from Ballarat – Private Billing, no Bulk Billing)

Mr Richard McMullin
1328 Sturt Street
Ballarat 3350
Phone: 53314811

 Visits twice a month. Now consults from the Wimmera Cancer Centre.
 All referrals go to Ballarat and appointments made at Ballarat rooms. 

 VASCULAR SURGEON:  Please note, no longer coming to the medical centre, now consulting from Wimmera Cancer Centre, 7 Robinson Street, Horsham.

Mr Tim Wagner
Suite 3, Level 3
Private Medical Centre
Royal Melbourne Hospital   V  3050
Phone: 93475 7220

Visits once a month on Thursdays and Fridays.  All referrals go to Melbourne and appointments made at Melbourne rooms.
(Private Billing, no Bulk Billing)

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General Practice Clinics:

Read Street Medical Clinic (A division of WHCG)

Dr Gerard O’Brien

Dr Izabela Kusiak

Dr Kannan Ramanathan


  Practice Manager: Margaret Clee
  Phone: 5381 9090
  Fax: 5381 9091
  Clinic hours: 8.30am - 5.30pm