Chronic disease is one of Australia’s leading causes of illness, disability, and death. At Sunstate Family Practice our patient-centred, proactive, collaborative, approach to health care gives our patients the chance to reduce their exposure and risk to chronic conditions. The Australian Institute of Health and Welfare identifies 8 major chronic diseases affecting Australians. They are: Arthritis
BULK BILLED Healthy Heart Checks EXTENDED!
Due to demand we will continue to bulk bill the Healthy Heart Check for patients aged 45 – 74.
The Healthy Heart Program assessment includes:
❤️ Cholesterol, electrolytes, liver function, kidney function, blood sugar check
❤️ Diabetes Risk assessment
❤️ Cardiovascular Risk Assessment
❤️ Family History check
❤️ Immunisations check
❤️ Electrocardiogram tracing and report
❤️ Measurement of Ankle-Brachial indices and Waveform Analysis
❤️ Personalised lifestyle modification advice and referrals as required
Phone Reception on 3207 7744 to book today!
About Sunstate Family Practice
At Sunstate Family Practice, we offer a traditional style of family care, with longer standard appointments and a proactive patient-centred approach that leads to far better health outcomes. Working from our well equipped Victoria Point surgery, our highly trained doctors share our passion for long term preventative health care. We have bulk billing available for some patients – learn more about our bulk billing policy here. We provide medical services to Victoria Point, and surrounding communities, including:
- Redland Bay
- Alexandra Hills
- Wellington Point
Long Standard Appointments
Follow us on Facebook for updates and announcements
Women’s health week is one of Australia’s biggest awareness events focused on maintaining and wellbeing for all women and girls. This yearly event held by Jean Hailes encourages women and girls to learn more about their health requirements and medical needs to improve their health by making the right choices. This Women’s Health Week, we
Your bones have essential roles to play. From ensuring support to organs, supporting body weight, shaping your face, bones have major importance in maintaining the overall health of a person. Every year during the month of August, Healthy Bones Action Week is held to put the focus on the importance of maintaining and building stronger
Your hearing health plays an important role in your overall well-being. Hearing well contributes to building and keeping your relations with your loved ones and connects you with the world. An earwax build-up could hinder that and make it difficult to understand and talk well. Apart from causing a probable temporary loss of hearing, a
Breathe better! Our doctors and nurses are currently helping our patients breathe better, achieving optimal asthma control. The National Asthma guidelines have recently been updated and recommend ALL asthma patients are reviewed to ensure an up to date Action Plan is in place for COVID-19. This appointment will be bulk billed. It is important to
It is a simple fact – the food you eat affects your health. Your diet affects everything; from the way you feel, the way you carry out your daily activities, your weight, your immunity, and so on. And with the coronavirus crisis continuing to affect our daily lives, eating a healthy diet has never been
Our mission is to provide the highest standard of patient care whilst incorporating a holistic approach toward diagnosis and management of illness. We are committed to promoting health, wellbeing and disease prevention to all patients. We do not discriminate in the provision of excellent care, and we aim to treat all patients with dignity and respect.
Our vision is to provide comprehensive and continuing, safe, high quality patient centered health care, in a respectful, ethical and caring environment to Victoria Point and surrounding areas. We have longer standard appointments to enable us to provide the best possible care to our patients.
Our values centre around building and maintaining a patient focused culture and reputation as an “Employer of Choice” nurturing a team of highly motivated health care professionals focused on delivering exceptional patient service in all areas, working in a collaborative and supportive environment which is continually evolving. We are focused on improving patient outcomes by applying Collaborative methodology (PDSA model) to target gaps in care.
Our friendly and professional team of doctors are here to help the Victoria Point community.
|MONDAY TO THURSDAY||8:00am to 6:30pm**|
|FRIDAY||8:00am to 5:00pm**|
|SATURDAY||8:00am to 1:00PM**|
|Sunday and Public Holidays||By appointment|
|**COVID-19 may impact on our usual closing time. Some days, we will close earlier, depending on last patient, to support the well being of our staff.|