If you have travelled to China in the past 14 days and you have symptoms such as fever, cough, sore throat or breathlessness, please avoid contact with other people.
Do not go into crowded places, or take public transport.
Do not go directly to your GP without calling first.
If you are unwell, you can phone us, or your nearest emergency department or call the dedicated Department of Health coronavirus hotline on 1800 675 398 for advice.
If you have suspected novel coronavirus, you will require specialized investigation, isolation and treatment in a hospital.
We understand that advice will evolve as more information about the incubation period and the transmission of the virus emerges. #coronavirusIf you have travelled from Wuhan, China in the last 14 days and have a cough, sore throat, or shortness of breath - call the dedicated hotline on 1800 675 398 or go to https://go.vic.gov.au/Ghp819 for further information. If visiting your GP call ahead so they can be prepared. ... See MoreSee Less
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Cervical cancer is one of the most preventable cancers and regular cervical screening is the number one way to prevent it. Planning or going for a cervical screening can be daunting. It’s one of the most intimate examinations you can receive from your GP, but it’s also one of the most important.
If you are due for testing, contact your healthcare provider to book an appointment. A simple examination could save your life.
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Feeling physically or mentally fatigued due to iron deficiency? Iron infusions are a safe and effective way to quickly restore your body's iron stores and get you feeling back to 100%. Available at Warrandyte Road Clinic! 👌😁 ... See MoreSee Less
Flu season is around the corner! Flu vaccine is available now and is free for children under 5 years, pregnant women, everyone aged 65 years and over, and anyone with severe asthma, heart disease or diabetes. #fluvax#FightFlu... See MoreSee Less
Australian Government Department of Health Look after yourself and your family this #InternationalWomensDay – do you know if #OvarianCancer is in your family? Speak to the women in your family & be #OvarianCancer aware. ovariancancer.net.au/awareness/genetic-risks/ #BalanceforBetter ... See MoreSee Less
A friendly reminder for everyone to get a skin check regularly! Olympic swimming champion Cate Campbell says: “Last week I finally went for a long overdue skin check (because skin checks seem to be one of those things that are always overdue) and discovered that I had a stage-one melanoma.” #holymoley#getyourskinchecked... See MoreSee Less
A warm welcome to Dr Kristina Flego who has recently joined our clinic! 😀 Kristina graduated from the University of Melbourne in 2000. She has a Diploma of Obstetrics and Gynaecology which she undertook at the Mercy Hospital for Women, as well as a Masters of Public Health. She enjoys all facets of general practice but has interests in antenatal pregnancy care and women's health. ... See MoreSee Less
A free #meningococcal vaccine is available for all 15-19 year olds in Victoria at school or at your GP until 31 Dec. Make sure you don't miss out!
Better Health Channel If you have a child aged 15-19 make sure you keep an eye out for a consent form coming home from school about the free meningococcal vaccine. More information: http://ow.ly/PdBW30eWlrY ... See MoreSee Less
Our best wishes to Dr Alan Dobson who retired this week after 43 years at Warrandyte Road Clinic. We will all miss his amazing care, his willingness to go the extra mile and his ever-cheerful smile! 😁Thank you to everyone for the deluge of gifts and well-wishes! ... See MoreSee Less
Congratulations, many thanks and best wishes for a great retirement.
❤️❤️❤️ We all miss you Al!!! love from Linda and Jade , children xxxx
You will be greatly missed. Congratulations and enjoy your retirement.
All the best Alan you've been our family doctor for over 30 years delivered our babies and helped me through some very difficult times. You now deserve some quality time with your family. You will be greatly missed .
All the best for the future Alan. A great career and a good bloke to boot.
Congratulations Dr Dobson you deserve a rest a lovely doctor who always listened to what a mother had to say delivered 2 very special babies Christine Barnett and Karen Polkinghorne
I was going to say the same Kazza! Dr Dobson delivered me 33 years ago! Such a lovely man and always had a smile on his face and jelly beans! All the best for your retirement Dr Dobson!
Best wishes for your retirement Alan. Thank you for the care and compassion you have given, especially for my mum and dad. Joan and Graham 😀
He delivered me 30 years ago and I still always remember going to see him when I was younger! All the best dr Dobson!
Thankyou for your professional expertise and compassionate care during some very tough times.
Best wishes Alan. Enjoy your retirement!! My father Dr Richard Bell was one of the original partners at WRC. I've known you 45 years I reckon. Mum (Dr Lois Bell) who also practiced there sends her very best too.
The drs Christmas parties there when we were kids were so much fun! Wheelchair races and Jellybeans - fond memories from a very long time ago. ❤️
I started missing Dr Alan Dobson the day i retired. I worked 14 wonderful years with this wonderful, compassionate, dedicated and very happy man. His patients will miss him, but his family will be so grateful they will have him all to themselves. Congratulations Alan. 💕💕💕💕💕 Mandy.
All the best in your retirement Alan, thank you for your care, compassion and expert diagnosis over the years, you will be greatly missed by your patients but we all wish you well in the future and enjoy quality time with the family....👍👏😊🍷