Preventative Health Checks and Health Assessment
At Northbridge Medical Centre, our doctors put a strong emphasis on preventative health care for disease prevention and improving wellbeing.
These are the types of Health checks and assessments we offer:
Please call the practice and speak to the staff. They will be able to provide you with further information about the health checks.
This services is usually free. It is design to review your general health and identify any health issues which can be preventable. The whole process may take up to one hour to complete.
These health assessment are recommended to anyone within this age group because of the risk of developing chronic disease. Your doctor will review and decide on appropriate check ups and test.
It is recommended that anyone aged between 40 to 49 years old, if not already done so, to have an evaluation for their risk to develop diabetes.
Australia has the highest rate of skin cancers in the world. The earlier a skin cancer is identified and treated, the better outcome it is. It is recommended that most Australians should have a yearly skin checks.
Almost half of all Australians form the ages 16 to 85 will experience a mental illness at some point in their life.
Mental health conditions, including misuse of alcohol and drugs are common and often left unrecognized.
Mental health checks is vital and all it takes is to take the first step to have a chat to your doctor.
It is recommended that men should put more emphasis in their health and the easiest is to present to your doctor for a health check. The following are recommended:
It is recommended that women should chat to their doctors about the following check ups:
Most STIs are asymptomatic. Regular sexual health checks is recommended for early detections and treatment. Sexual check is quick and simple.
If you are uncertain about your or your child’s immunization status and whether there is a need for additional vaccines or booster, call the surgery to book for an appointment.