BOARDWALK SPECIALIST CENTRE NEWS
ROLL OUT THE RED CARPET...
… We have a new Diabetes Educator in the house!!!
We would like to officially welcome Marianne Del Papa to our Boardwalk family.
Marianne has over 10 years experience in the management of diabetes. She became an accredited Diabetes Educator with the ADEA in 2014 and has since been working in private practice assisting patient's with type 1, type 2 and Gestational Diabetes manage their condition.
Marianne believes that each patient is unique and therefore provides diabetes care that is specifically tailored to patient's individual health needs.
Marianne’s Diabetes care includes:
- Education and advice to patients with type1, type 2 and Gestational Diabetes
- Education and advice for pre-diabetic patients
- Insulin initiation and continuation
- Review of medications
- Ongoing monitoring
- Education and support of patients with diabetes
If you think Marianne could help you in any way with your Diabetes management, or if you have any questions please call our friendly Reception staff to make an appointment today.
Marianne will be working from Boardwalk Specialist Centre each week on Thursdays and Saturdays.
Bulk Billing available for Enhanced Primary Care Plans. Please speak to your GP regarding these referrals.
Have you had your Skin Cancer Assessment?
Dr. Alan Reid performs skin checks from our Centre and we are happy to announce we have extended our hours.
Skin Scan Clinics will now run every Wednesday from 8am - 6pm and every second Saturday from 9am - 1pm.
Pensioners and Under 16's are Bulk Billed! (Must hold a Medicare Card)
All other patients who hold a valid Medicare Card are entitled to a rebate.
Contact us now to enquire and book your appointment.
Please note that appointments will require payment over the phone at the time of booking.
Abbi Costa is our new Podiatrist working for The Foot Clinic Point Cook.
We are excited that Abbi will be working from Boardwalk Specialist Centre Tuesday - Saturday each week and will offer after hours appointments, catering for those who work.
Call us now to book your appointment or head over to The Foot Clinics website to book online: https://the-foot-clinic-point-cook.cliniko.com/bookings#service
The Foot Clinic Point Cook is excited to announce that going forward Pensioners and Health Care Card holders who are referred to them with an EPC (Enhanced Primary Care Plan) will now be bulk billed. Please speak to your GP to see if you qualify.
Please note: All Bulk Bill appointments must be booked between 11am - 1pm weekdays only.
Fees have recently changed for The Foot Clinic. Please ask our friendly Reception Staff for more information.
If you are interested in leasing a consulting room at Boardwalk Specialist Centre, please contact Nicole on (03)83481293
Podiatrists - Ms. Ashley Wevling, Mr. Nathan Pring & Mr. Christopher Wevling
Clinical Psychologists - Patty Navarro & Melanie Guerreiro (Yargi)
General Psychologist - Rae Ellis
Dietitian - Jessica Fuller
Diabetes Educator - Marianne Del Papa
Skin Scan Clinic - Dr. Alan Reid
Monash IVF -Dr. Gareth Weston