Serving the Emerald Community

Our Mission is to provide the highest standard of patient care whilst incorporating a holistic approach toward diagnosis and management of illness. Our doctors and staff are committed to promoting health, wellbeing and disease prevention to all patients.

We do not discriminate in the provision of excellent care and aim to treat all patients with dignity and respect.

Opening Hours

Mon, Tues
8:30am - 8:00pm
8:30am - 6:00pm
8:30am - 6:00pm
8:30am - 6:00pm
8:30am - 12:30pm

Please note there is no Bulk Billing available after 6pm or on Saturdays

Online Appointments

Our Appointment system is now available for you to make an appointment with us anytime.

If you’re a new patient at Emerald Medical Centre, please take a few minutes to complete the new patient registration form. This will save you time when you arrive for your doctors appointment.

EMC News

Changes to patient access to low dose codeine

Codeine to be only available on prescription As of 1st February 2018 any medicines containing codeine will only be available on prescription, where previously low dose codeine preparations (<30mg) were available over-the-counter at a pharmacy. It has come in a number of painkilling preparations such as combination with paracetamol (panadeine) or ibuprofen (nurofen plus). Codeine…

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About Emerald Medical Centre

Dr. Ian (Spud) Mcleod Murphy was an old-style doctor who came to Emerald in the early 1950’s after a distinguished career in the Navy. He soon became the beloved affable GP most of the older people of the area remember as the first GP in the Hills. He established the Emerald Medical Centre in the old Post Office....

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