Child/Adolescent Health

Children Childhood is an important time for healthy development, learning and setting up good habits for their future wellbeing.  Babies grow quickly and develop at different rates so it’s important to see your GP regularly during the first 12 months.  Starting with their 6 week check and continuing as they reach each milestone. All GP’s … Read more

Pathology

pathology

For your convenience Clinicallabs are available onsite 5 days a week for all your pathology collection requirements. Hours are Monday – Friday 8.30am to 4.30pm For further information call:  5331 2409

Anti-wrinkle treatments

Dr Sally McAleese has been trained by the Victorian Cosmetic Institute to provide cosmetic treatments. About Anti-wrinkle treatments create a natural looking rejuvenation for your face. They work by helping relax wrinkle causing muscles in the face, creating a younger looking natural result. What areas can be treated? Common treatment areas include frown lines, forehead … Read more

Wound Care

Our Practice Nurses have extensive experience in treating both simple and complex wounds that need ongoing care and management.  Working in consultation with your Doctor, our Nurses will assess, manage, and provide education to ensure the best outcome.   At Health First Medical Group dressings provided incur an out-of-pocket fee. (03) 5331 4341

Veterans Affairs CVC Program

The CVC Program provides proactive care coordination for Veteran Gold Card holders with chronic health conditions and Veteran White Card holders with chronic DVA-accepted mental health conditions.  Patients work as a team with their Doctor and Care Co-ordinator (Practice Nurse) to improve their health and wellbeing and reduce the number of unplanned hospital admissions. If you think … Read more

Travel Medicine

The Doctors practicing from Health First Medical Group provide pre and post travel advice and treatment.  A 30 minute travel consultation with your doctor is a necessary step in planning your overseas travel. During your consultation your doctor will take into account your travel itinerary, type of accommodation, allergies, past medical history, and other relevant … Read more

Spirometry

spyrometry

A Spirometry test is a type of lung function test. It determines how well your lungs work by measuring how much air goes in to and out of your lungs when you breathe. A Spirometry test is used to diagnose lung and airway diseases, including: Asthma Chronic Obstructive Airways Disease Cystic Fibrosis Pulmonary Fibrosis Spirometry … Read more

Minor Procedures

Doctors operating out of Health First Medical Group are qualified to perform minor surgical procedures. We have two fully-equipped treatment and procedure rooms on site where skilled Doctors with the assistance of our Practice Nurses perform various minor surgical procedures.  Procedures performed in our clinic include, but are not limited to: Excision of moles, cysts … Read more

Mental Health

Mental Health

Mental health issues come in many forms; these range from struggling to get through daily life, decreased concentration, or just feeling low and irritable. As Physical and Mental health are closely linked, visiting your doctor is a good starting point.  Doctors working out of Health First Medical Group have extensive experience treating mental health issues, … Read more

Iron Infusions

An Iron Infusion is a procedure that can be given to help increase low iron levels in patients.  A consultation and subsequent pathology tests with your doctor will determine if your symptoms could be caused by low iron.  If an Iron Infusion is recommended your doctor will explain the procedure and possible risks associated. Iron … Read more