Tharawal

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Aboriginal Corporation


02 4628 4837

Your Health, Our Commitment

Medical


Address
21 Deans Road Airds, NSW 2560

When you come to Tharawal you have the right to be treated with respect
We are a BULK BILL service. All patients must ensure they have a valid Medicare card upon every visit to the GP.

Operation Hours

Monday - Wednesday:
    
8:30am - 5pm
Thursday:
          
8:30am - 7pm
Friday:
            
9am - 4:30pm
Saturday:
            
Closed
Sunday:
            
Closed


Call: 02 4628 4837
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Appointments for the Doctors and Specialist clinics are available at Tharawal Aboriginal Corporation Medical Clinic. Walk-in's are also available in the afternoon but you may not be able to see your regular or prefered doctor. A Doctor can be contacted during working hours. Your phone call will be screened by the receptionist by asking basic questions, this helps prioritise your call. If the Doctor is with a patient your call will be transfered to the Aboriginal Health Worker or Clinical Nurse.

To be eligible to use the Dental Service you must be Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander and an existing patient of Tharawal Medical Service. A copy of your confirmation of Aboriginality is required and kept on file.
To make appointments your call will be transfered to the dental assistant.


Regular Doctor home visits during work hours are available for those patients who have been assessed by the Chronic Care Team for on going care. Other home visits during working hours are to be arranged with your regular Doctor, Aboriginal Health Worker or a Registered Nurse..

Transport is a service offered to our chronic disease patients to help access our service and outside services referred by our GP's only. There is a eligibility checklist, please see Reception to see if you are eligible for this service.
Transport must be arranged with reception no later then 24 hours prior to appointment. Please see Transport Information Sheet.

Tharawal Aboriginal Corporation and it's Medical Service maintains strict confidentiality, this extends to patient information, business and other information. Our confidentiality policy can be accessed by askng reception.

Services available to Aboriginal Families at Tharawal

General Medical Consultations
Maternal and Child health programs
Adult and Child Health Screening
Child and Adult Immunisations
Dental services
Minor Surgical procedures– skin lesions,
Bringing them Home
Screening Health checks
Chronic Disease Management
Drug and Alcohol support services
Mental Health support services
Optometry/ free eye checks
Psychiatrist
Social Worker
Hearing Health Program– hearing tests
Diabetic Management education and support programs
Healthy Lifestyle Programs
Sexual Health Program
Brighter Futures
Lyrebird Exercise program
Family Support

Specialist Services at Tharawal
Weekly Services

Child Immunisation and Health Clinic.
Chiropractor
Optometris
Psychologist
Speech Therapy
UWS Podiatry with Camden High Risk Unit
Exercise physiologist
Hearing Test
Dietician
Pediatrician

Monthly Services

Australian Hearing Aid Clinic
Cardiologist
Drug & Alcohol
Endocrinologist/Diabetes
ENT Specialist
Echocardiologist
Gastroenterologist
Hepatologist
Immunologist / Allergy
Kidney Specialist
Orthopedics
Psychiatrist
Pediatrician
Optometrist
Geriatrician