About Our Practice

Waratah General Practice has been serving the local community of Waratah and beyond for over 40 years. The practice has recently been expanded and upgraded and we are now accepting new patients. Please call to make an appointment with one of our caring dedicated doctors and nurses.  

Practice hours

 

MONDAY to FRIDAY:   8:30 am to 5:30 pm

SATURDAY:                  8:00 am to 12:30 pm

 

After hours

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Our doctors participate in the GP Access after hours service. For assistance after hours please phone 1300 130 147. In an emergency dial 000.

 

Pathology

douglass logo An onsite Pathology collection service is available Monday to Friday from 8:30am to 1:30pm  

 

Dietitian

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Beth Belford our onsite Dietitian is available on Monday and Tuesday for booked appointments. 

Fees

Waratah General Practice is a private billing practice. To continue to provide quality health care we need to charge a fee above the Medicare Rebate. 

A current list of Practice Fees is available at the Reception Desk. Please ask our receptionists for further information if needed.

Pension Card and Health Care Card holders pay a Reduced Fee.  

Childhood immunisations, GP Management Plans and Health Assessments will be bulk billed.

DVA card holders who are eligible for medical benefits will be bulk billed.

Otherwise, Bulk billing is at the discretion of the doctor.  Please feel free to discuss this with your doctor.

Medicare Online claiming is available at the practice to facilitate payment of your medicare rebate into your bank account.

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Waratah General Practice is a GPA accredited general practice.