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Christmas Period Opening Hours

Merry Christmas to all our patients & their families!!!   We will be closing for the main public holidays but otherwise it will be normal business here at EMC Thursday 21st December – 8.30am – 6pm Friday 22nd December – 8.30am – 6pm Saturday 23rd December – 8.30am- 12.30pm Sunday 24th December – CLOSED Monday…

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Allied Health Update. New Podiatrists & Dietitian

We are very excited to welcome dietitian Loren Chambers as well as podiatrists Tim Mulholland and Tanya Contis to Emerald Medical Centre. They join other allied health providers in the form of Psychologists, Counsellor, Audiologist, Physiotherapists, Orthotist & Diabetes Nurse Specialist who already regularly visit our premises. We believe their high quality care will assist…

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You’re invited to our Grand Opening!

SATURDAY 8TH APRIL 12.30 - 4PM It is with great pride we announce that Emerald Medical Centre’s renovations are finally complete and our team is ready provide you with a new level of comprehensive patient centred care. Be a part of the community celebrations as we welcome in this advancement in patient care and clinical… Read More

Dr. Murphy article from 1981

Dr Murphy, the founder of Emerald Medical Centre was devoted to Emerald and practised medicine up to the day he died. Here's an article from The Trader published in 1981 after he died. It is an engaging story about this important figure in Emerald's history. Read More

Towards a Patient Centred Medical Home!

Over the past year, everyone passing the first roundabout on the main road will have seen that Emerald has a large new building. Five years in the planning and over 18 months in the execution, the extensive redevelopment and refurbishment of the Emerald Medical Centre is finally due to be complete in early March 2017!… Read More

Almost there! Renovation update

We are excited to announce that we are almost at completion with the building. Your new "Medical Home" is rapidly taking shape and we expect the lift to be functional in the next week or so.   Read More

Renovations in progress!

Things are moving quickly on our renovations! Here's a photo we snapped of the latest developments. Read More

My Health Record

My Health Record is the new name of the national digital health record system. Having a My Health Record means your important health information like allergies, medical conditions and treatments, medicine details, test or scan reports can be digitally stored in one place.   For further information or to register please see myhealthrecord.gov.au Read More

Asthma and Action Plans

An essential part of a GP’s work is controlling long term (chronic) medical conditions. Asthma is a common chronic respiratory condition that can cause a big impact on a person’s wellbeing, and can at times be life threatening. Many asthmatics are resigned to being regularly inconvenienced by poor lung function and frequent emergency visits to… Read More

Why the gap payment is rising

Ever wonder why there is a gap payment and why it is increasing? This chart shows why.   Read More