BOARDWALK SPECIALIST CENTRE NEWS
Stay home if you feel unwell. If you have a fever, cough and difficulty breathing, seek medical attention and call in advance. Follow the direction of your local Health Authority
PLEASE WEAR A MASK WHILE ATTENDING BOARDWALK SPECIALIST CENTRE
We understand we are all going through a very challenging time at the moment with the Covid-19 pandemic, the health and safety of our Clients and staff is our top priority.
We would like to assure everybody that we will continue to follow the advice and information given to us by the Dept of Health. If you have an appointment with one of our Allied Health Professionals and we close unexpectedly, we will notify you as soon as possible.
Please contact our friendly Reception staff with any inquiries regarding your appointments. We kindly ask that you reschedule your appointment if you are feeling unwell. If you are at high risk and have a chronic illness you may be eligible for Telehealth with our AHP's.
For tips on how to cope with Covid-19 Anxiety please click on the link below and feel free to call to ask about our Psychology appointments
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 once a month on a 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 inquire and book your appointment.
Please note that appointments will require payment over the phone at the time of booking.
WELCOME DR. LATIKA CILLY
We are excited to welcome Gynaecologist and Obstetrician, Dr. Latika Cilly to our Specialist Centre every second Wednesday from 2pm-6pm.
Dr Cilly specialises in:
- Management in abnormal uterine bleeding
- Menpause management
- Abnormal pap smear & Colposcopy
- Prolapse Treatment
- Family Planning & Subfertility
- Medical Termination
- General & high risk obstetric care
- All general gynecological surgeries & procedures
- Advanced minimal invasive surgery (Keyhole)
Dr Cilly speaks FIVE languages - English, Hindi, Marathi, Punjabi and Tamil
To make bookings with Dr Cilly or if you have any queries, please call 0414 676 781
INTRODUCING OUR NEW DIETITIAN AND DIABETES EDUCATOR
Nutrition focus areas include:
- Gestational diabetes
- Type 2 diabetes
- Type 1 diabetes in adults
- Weight management, both malnutrition and obesity
- Women’s health such as polycystic ovarian syndrome
- Reproductive health including infertility
As a Credentialled Diabetes Educator I am also able to:
- Provide and demonstrate the use of a blood glucose monitoring machine
- Register and renew NDSS
- Discuss diabetes, its complications and target levels for BGLs, HbA1c, lipid profile etc
- Review glycaemia control including medications and insulin regimen
- Review injection technique and injection sites
- Discuss complications e.g. hypoglycaemic episodes, sick day management, fasting, pregnancy, travel etc
- Comprehensive diabetes education as part of annual cycle of diabetes care
Iris is an enthusiastic dietitian who works closely with her clients to overcome barriers in making lifelong changes!
Iris and the team at Holistic Dietetics is dedicated to motivate their clients to achieve their health goals through scientific evidenced-based information. They provide each and every one of their clients with tailored and individualised recommendations to suite their clients’ culture and lifestyle. Iris is also multilingual and fluent in English, Mandarin and Cantonese.
Please contact our friendly reception staff on (03) 8348 1293 to enquire about an appointment with Janet or Iris
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.
ARCHIE THONGS NOW IN STOCK!!!
The Foot Clinic stock the popular ARCHIE THONGS.
If you are interested in leasing a consulting room at Boardwalk Specialist Centre, please contact Nicole on (03)83481293
UPDATED FEE SCHEDULE
There have recently been a few changes to fees for our Specialists.
As of January 2020 all MHCP and Private consultations for all Clinical Psychologists are now $190 (before rebate of $128.40)
If you have any questions please don't hesitate to contact reception on (03) 8348 1293
Podiatrists - Ms. Ashley Wevling, Mr. Nathan Pring, Bianca Goodwin & Jayden Schultz
Dietitian - Iris Leung
Diabetes Educator - Janet Yong
Clinical Psychologists - Patty Navarro & Melanie Guerreiro (Yargi)
General Psychologist - Rae Ellis
Skin Scan Clinic - Dr. Alan Reid
Monash IVF -Dr. Gareth Weston
Dr. Latika Cilly - Obstetrician & Gynaecologist