Chronic Disease Management at Sunstate Family Practice

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 … Read more

Women’s Health Week 2020: Recognising women’s mental and physical health

Women's Health Week 2020, Don't miss your regular health checks, Woman's doctor Brisbane

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 … Read more

Introducing Dr. Tegan Stein

Dr Tegan Stein, a paediatric specialist from Sunstate Family Practice

We are excited to welcome Dr. Tegan Stein to the Sunstate Family Practice team. She has an interest in Paediatrics and has completed her Diploma in Child Health. Dr. Stein is also interested in adolescent health, women’s health, and antenatal care. She is aligned with the Mater Mothers GP shared care program. She also enjoys … Read more

The Month of May for Matters of the Heart

Heart Assessment for COVID 19 via telehealth in the month of May

As a response to the COVID-19 pandemic, we have introduced the “Healthy Heart Program” an exclusive bulk-billed telehealth and 20 minutes in-practice visit for patients 45 or above age. Assessed in hygienic and safe conditions, each patient assessment includes advice, follow-up, and referrals if required. Precautions are in place for each individual patient., and all … Read more