Clinic hours, fees & appointments

Clinic hours

Monday: 9.00am – 6.00pm
Tuesday to Friday: 9.00am – 5.00pm
Saturday: 9.00am – 12.30pm.


Please ring (03) 9525 5866 during clinic hours for an appointment.

Every effort will be made to accommodate your preferred time. Emergencies will always be given priority. Longer consultation times are available, so please ask our receptionist if you require some extra time or have several problems to discuss.

If you require an interpreter service (a language other than English or services for hearing impaired patients) this can also be organised -  please advise us at the time of booking.

Practice Consultation Fees

The Centre Clinic is a fully bulk billing clinic. This means that we bill Medicare directly for services provided to patients. There is no cost to patients for this service. There are charges, however, for some vaccinations and treatments. Your doctor will make you aware of any charges before treatment is offered. Credit card or cash only is accepted.

Phone calls

If you wish to discuss a matter by phone with your doctor, reception staff will either refer your call directly to your doctor or will record a brief written message to be forwarded to your doctor.Your doctor will prioritise these messages and return your call as soon as possible.

After Hours

If you have an urgent medical problem please call our locum service, Melbourne Medical Deputising Service on 9429 5677 and mention that you are a patient of The Centre Clinic and the name of your doctor. There may be a charge for this service.

Home Visits

Home visits are available only by arrangement directly with your treating doctor and are at his/her discretion.

The Centre Clinic has a clearly defined protocol indicating under what circumstances a home visit may take place, which is strictly adhered to. Please ask your doctor if you require further details.