SERVICES 2018-02-16T12:43:00+00:00

MEDICAL SERVICES

WE OFFER OVER 15 SPECIALIST MEDICAL SERVICES
IN THE ONE LOCATION

HealthSense Golden Grove offers you a wide variety of medical services in the one location from General Practitioners to allied health professionals including Podiatrists and Psychologists.

Lel Hill – Senior Receptionist

If you have any questions about our services please do not hesitate to
contact us.

FIND OUT MORE ABOUT OUR SERVICES

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1. GENERAL HEALTH

Family | Men’s | Women’s | Aboriginal & Torres Straight Islander.

2. IMMUNISATIONS & TRAVEL MEDICINE

Children & Adult Immunisations | World Travel Medicine & Advice.

3. HEALTH ASSESSMENTS

 Health Assessments 45 – 49 Year Olds | Over 75’s.

4. MENTAL HEALTH

Mental Health Counselling & Plans – Psychology for Men, Women & Children.

5. CHRONIC DISEASE & GP MANAGED CARE PLANS

Plans for chronic diseases including diabetes, hypertension, osteoporosis, arthritis & chronic pain.

6. SKIN CANCER

Full body skin checks & lesion removals if necessary.

7. MINOR PROCEDURES

Freezing therapy for sunspots and warts | Ear wax removal | ECG & more.

8. WORK COVER & OCCUPATIONAL MEDICINE

Pre-employment medicals, health & safety standards | Injury and illness assessment & management.

9. VETERANS AFFAIRS

Planned & coordinated health care for eligible Veterans Affairs Gold Card holders.

10. DIETITION

Specialist in the assessment of nutritional needs to assist individuals.

11. DIABETES EDUCATOR

The educational approach to Diabetes for the best self-care living skills.

12. PATHOLOGY

On-site blood collection & analysis.

13. AUDIOLOGY

Hearing assessments & specialist hearing aid advice.

14. PHYSIOTHERAPY

Asses, diagnose & treat musculoskeletal injuries to get you back to your best.

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GENERAL HEALTH

FAMILY MEDICINE

Family Medicine is provided by our friendly and experienced General Practitioners and provides care for individuals and families across all ages, genders and conditions. The emphasis is on ongoing care including disease prevention and health promotion to help manage your family’s health and wellbeing.

WOMEN’S HEALTH

Lifestyle plays an important role in all women’s lives, with healthcare focused on prevention to maintain optimum health. Women’s healthcare specialises in (but is not limited to) regular PAP screening, breast checks, mammography referrals, family planning (including IUD insertion and removal), fertility counselling, and management of menopause. Our female doctors are registered for Antenatal Shared Care.

MEN’S HEALTH

Lifestyle plays an important role in all men’s lives and with healthcare focused on prevention to maintain optimum health. Men’s healthcare may include but is not limited to prostate screening, family planning options, screening pathology tests and sexual health.

ABORIGINAL & TORRES STRAIT ISLANDER HEALTH

Comprehensive and individualised care to ensure that all aspects of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health is managed to achieve optimal health outcomes.  We are able to register our patients with Close the Gap and perform relevant and necessary care plans for chronic disease.

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IMMUNISATIONS & TRAVEL MEDICINE

CHILDREN & ADULT IMMUNISATIONS

Immunisation protects against a range of preventable diseases and infections. Childhood immunisations, catch up immunisations, travel immunisations and occupational health immunisations are amongst the range of immunisations we provide to help protect you and your family.

TRAVEL MEDICINE

It is important to be aware of the latest World Health Organisation recommendations for travel to any part of the world. Travel medicine has a focus on health promotion and may include travel vaccinations, up to date travel information, malaria prevention, education and awareness of the local culture or region to help prevent disease, accidents and injuries.

HEALTH ASSESSMENTS

45-49 YEAR OLDS

A comprehensive health check is recommended for all people aged between 45-49 to identify any health issues and optimise quality of life. Areas assessed may include but are not limited to lifestyle, mobility, medication, nutrition, and exercise.

OVER 75’S

A comprehensive health check is recommended for all people aged 75 and over to identify any health issues and optimise quality of life. Areas assessed may include but are not limited to lifestyle, mobility, medication, nutrition, and exercise.

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MENTAL HEALTH

A holistic approach to healthcare is important including physical, social, spiritual and mental health. Mental healthcare may include but is not limited to medication management, regular counselling, referral to allied health providers as well as preparation and ongoing management of General Practitioner mental healthcare plans.

PSYCHOLOGY

We have three psychologists available at HealthSense to assist with a mental health issues. They have experience helping with male, female and children’s psychological issues.

CHRONIC DISEASE & GP MANAGED CARE PLANS

Comprehensive and individualised care plan can help manage chronic conditions including diabetes, hypertension, osteoporosis, arthritis and chronic pain to achieve optimal health. Some care plan patients are eligible for referral to allied health providers at a subsidised cost.

SKIN CANCER CLINIC

We have a qualified Skin Cancer Doctors who can do full body skin checks and follow up with any skin lesion removals if necessary. A long appointment will be needed for a full body check.

MINOR ON-SITE PROCEDURES

Other minor procedures our doctors and nurses may assist with include but are not limited to ‘freezing therapy’ for sunspots, warts and mole removals, treatment of abscesses, ear wax removal, ECG, Spirometry (lung test), and Oximetry (oxygen level).

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OCCUPATIONAL MEDICINE & WORKCOVER CONSULTATIONS

We have doctors that specialise in occupational medicine with the aim to ensure that high standards of health and safety at work are maintained. The aim is to treat, manage and prevent injuries, help with return to work planning, pre-employment medicals and WorkCover consultations. Our doctors are registered with InjuryNET.

CO-ORDINATED VETERANS CARE (CVC)

Our doctors participate in the CVC program which is the planned and coordinated health care mode for eligible Gold Card holders with one or more chronic conditions, complex care needs and who are at risk of unplanned hospitalisation.

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PODIATRY

Podiatrists are able to treat a number of foot and ankle ailments.  A holistic approach is taken to ensure prevention, diagnosis, treatment and rehabilitation.  Some of the more common foot problems that are diabetics, skin problems, calluses and corns, nail disorders (eg. Ingrown toenails), foot injuries, foot infections, and overuse injuries of the foot and ankle.

DIETITION

An accredited practicing dietitian (APD) is a specialist in the assessment of nutritional needs to assist individuals to meet unique goals or manage a wide range of diseases and health conditions including weight loss, diabetes, high cholesterol, high blood pressure, heart disease, gastrointestinal disorders, food allergies or intolerances, renal disease, liver disease and eating disorders.

DIABETES EDUCATOR

The educational approach to Diabetes is to improve knowledge and information for the best self-care skills, including awareness of when to seek extra support from the Diabetes Health team.  The topics covered are around life with diabetes from newly diagnosed to commencing glucose monitoring, healthy living, appropriate food choices and the benefits of daily exercise to commencing various injectable medications and the ups and downs of glucose and how to manage it.

PATHOLOGY

Clinpath collection is our on-site blood collection agency.  The Clinpath Laboratories are well-respected, established pathology and managed by a high qualified team of medical, scientific and management staff.

AUDIOLOGY

Most hearing losses can be helped with hearing aids and you can discuss with the Audiologist a free trial of hearing aids for 30 days. There are many different styles and models of hearing aids from manufacturers all over the world and these will be demonstrated on the day of the assessment.  Hearing Aid Specialists SA are accredited by the Office of Hearing Services to provide free hearing aids to pensioners and veterans.

PHYSIOTHERAPY

Our aim is to develop, maintain and restore the movement and functional ability of your body.  Our physiotherapist takes a holistic approach to your assessment and treatment.  Some ailments may include but are not limited to Chronic Physical Pain, Sports Injuries, Back & Neck Pain, Repetition Strain, posture advice and education, spinal disc assessment and spinal joint assessment and treatment.

Lel Hill – Senior Receptionist

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