Welcome to Surry Hills Medical Centre
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Mixed Billing Practice
Surry Hills Family Medical Centre on Crown Street provides the following services
Family Medicine (GP), Sports Medicine, Women’s Health, Dentistry, Skin Checks, Travel and Child Vaccination,
Allied Health Services including Podiatry, Physiotherapy, Psychology and Pathology collections.
We are conveniently located at 569-573 Crown Street and would love to assist you in all your medical needs and enquiries.
Coronavirus COVID-19 Alert
If you are unwell with flu symptoms (e.g. sore throat, headache, fever, cough, runny nose), please do not visit the clinic. Please call 02- 9699 3311 and we may be able to offer telephone consultation. Due to the shortage of masks and gowns and to protect our vulnerable patients and community, please do not enter our clinic. Your alternate options are to go to your local Emergency Department or call the National Coronavirus Hotline at 1800 020 080 or go to the RPA or St Vincent’s Hospital Fever Clinic.
If you have just returned overseas and are concerned about Coronavirus (COVID-19), please feel free to ring the clinic at 02-9699 3311.
Please wear a mask when entering and seeing GP’s in the Medical Centre
Surry Hills Medical Centre would like to reassure patients that all extra measures have been taken to ensure that the practice remains safe for visitors and we continue to serve your medical needs during this period.
More information about Coronavirus (COVID-19) can be accessed through the link below
COVID-19 Vaccination Policy
All patients with Medicare and are eligible for COVID-19 vaccinations can make an appointment online through HOTDOC.
Flu Vaccines are available at the clinic. Prior appointments are needed!
Dr Sarojini Nair
Dr Shamima Jahan
Dr Salman Ali
Dr Anna Biedrzycka
Dr Bernadette Pasaporte-Ponce
Dr Barri Phatarfod
Dr Pearl Wang (on Maternity Leave)
All services performed at this practice are MIXED BILLING. Please see below:
Dr Sarojini Nair – Bulk Billing for Pensioners,HCC holders and children 16yo below (existing patients only) from 10-3:45pm and Private billing from 4pm onwards. Private Billing for new and walk in patients Weekdays and Saturdays.
Dr Shamima Jahan – Bulk Billing for Pensioners and HCC holder and children 16yo below (existing patients only). Private Billing for new and walk in patients. Mon to Friday.
Dr Salman Ali – Bulk Billing (Mon-Fri)
Dr Anna Biedrzycka – Private Billing
Dr Bernadette Pasaporte-Ponce- Bulk Billing (Thursdays only)
Dr Barri Phatarfod– Bulk Billing (LOCUM-will work when needed)
Private Fees-Medicare & Non Medicare holders are as follows:
Standard Consult : $90
Longer Consult: $120
Prolonged Consult: $150
Cervical Test: $150 Female GPs only
Skin Checks: $150
Walk In & New Patients: $90 – $150 (Depending on length of consultation) Weekdays
Walk in & New Patients: $120 (Saturdays)
Iron Infusion: $160 (No medicare rebate) Dr Ali only
Implanon Insertion: $160 (No medicare rebate) Dr Ali only
All other fees are displayed at Reception
Email is not a preferred mode of contact, please book online or call the practice if you wish to make an appointment on 02 96993311
If you have any concerns about your health information privacy, please let your doctor or reception staff know
Your GP will advise you at the time of testing when the results will be available and you can make a booking to get your test results from your GP. All urgent results will be followed up with the patient directly.
Saturday 9am to 11.45am
- Antenatal Shared Care
- Adolescent & Children Health
- On-Site Pathology
- Women’s Health
- Cervical Screening
- Sexual Health
- Men’s Health
- Mental Health
- Skin Checks and Minor Procedure
- Pregnancy Testing
- Travel Vaccinations
- Covid Vaccinations
- Child Immunisations
Independent Allied Health Partners providing services in-house
However, staff can certainly take a message and you can expect a return telephone call when the GP is free.
Emergency telephone calls will always be put through to the GP immediately.
If you have had a negative experience when visiting our surgery, we would like to know. Please discuss it with your doctor or to one of our staff. You may also post or hand in a letter to us.
All complaints are taken seriously and you can remain anonymous if you wish.
Complaints can also be made to the:
NSW Health Care Complaints Commission
Locked Mail Bag 18
Strawberry Hills NSW 2012
1800 043 159 (Toll Free)
Email: [email protected]
All appointments can be made online via HOTDOC. Emergencies will always be given priority and our reception staff will attempt to notify you of any delays to your appointment.
We will try to give walk in patients a same day appointment. If this is not possible and you would like to wait for a GP, we will inform you if GP can fit you in and this will be billed privately.
Longer consultations are available upon request.
Telehealth – all Telehealth (phone only) are bulk billed (with valid Medicare card) provided the patient has seen one of our GP’s at least once a year.
Care outside opening hours
If you require care outside the normal opening hours, please contact the National Home doctor service at 13SICK (or 13 7425).
Home visits are booked at GP’s discretion and only available to regular elderly patients of this practice.
Management of your Personal Health Information
In complying with Privacy Act 1998,your personal health information is collected and used directly in association with your health care. It is a confidential document and it is the policy of this practice to maintain the security of medical records at all times. We will ensure that your information is only available to authorised staff or seek your permission before disclosing it to any third party.
If you have any concerns about your health information privacy,please let your doctor or reception staff know.
Important contact numbers
Practice Closure Notice
23 Dec 2023: CLOSED
24 Dec 2023: CLOSED
25 Dec 2023: CLOSED
26 DEC 2023: CLOSED
27 DEC 2023: 8 AM – 6 PM
28 DEC 2023: 8 AM – 6 PM
29 Dec 2023: 8 AM – 12 PM
30 Dec 2023: CLOSED
31 DEC 2023: CLOSED
01 JAN 2023: CLOSED
02 JAN 2023: CLOSED
SURRY HILLS MEDICAL CENTRE FAMILY WOULD LIKE TO WISH YOU “MERRY CHRISTMAS & HAPPY NEW YEAR 2024”
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Rad Naidu is currently serving as a the Executive Director of Planning and Operations.
Surry Hills Medical Centre General Practioners
Dr Shamima Jahan
Dr Shamima Jahan MBBS, FRACGP, Diploma in Child Health (Sydney) is a qualified GP with interests in Women’s Health, Antenatal Shared Care, Pediatrics, Diabetes, Chronic Disease Management, Travel Medicine and Mental Health.
Dr Pearl Wang
Dr Pearl Wang MBBS (UNSW), FRACGP, Diploma in Child Health is a qualified GP with with interests in Women’s Health, Antenatal Shared Care, Pediatrics, Diabetes, Chronic Disease Management. She has completed additional training and offers Implanon and Mirena insertion/removal procedures.
Dr Salman Ali
Dr Salman Ali FRACGP, MBBS, Emerg Med Cert (ACEM), AMC Cert is a qualified GP with over 28 years’ experience in Medicine and Surgery, including 5 years’ Neurosurgery, over 14 years’ Critical Care / Emergency Medicine with interests in Chronic Disease Management, Preventative Health, Travel Med, Mental Health, WorkCover, as well as all acute and non-acute aspects of Children’s, Women’s, Men’s and LGBTQ’s health.
Dr Sarojini Nair
Dr Sarojini Nair MBBS FACCS is a qualified General Practitioner and a widely recognised practitioner of cosmetic surgery.
Surry Hills Medical Centre Services
With more than three decades of expertise across a variety of therapeutic settings, Jacqueline offers support to clients from diverse social and cultural backgrounds, and with a range of vulnerabilities , challenging behaviours , and mental health issues.
Dr Ellie Mahdavi
Dr Ellie started her career in dentistry in 2009 and now leads the team at Surry Hills Dental Care.
Ellie has a keen interest in cosmetic dentistry, kids dentistry, Invisalign and helping patients with sleep apnea and sleep grinding.
Meet our in-house podiatrist Michael Melek. He is a dedicated podiatrist with a passion for foot health and wellness. With a commitment to compassionate care, he strives to alleviate discomfort and enhance mobility, ensuring his patients step confidently towards a healthier future.
Meet our in-house physiotherapist, Annie Tran, who has improved the life of countless patients under her care. Her interest include sports physiotherapy and rehabilitation.
Meet our in-house herbalist and accupuncturist Chris Ma. Chris also practices Chinese Herbal Medicine, remedial massage and hair loss using natural therapies.
Surry Hills Family Medical Centre on Crown Street provides services in Family Medicine (GP), Sports Medicine, Women’s Health, Dentistry, Skin Checks, Travel and Child Vaccination, Allied Health Services including Podiatry, Physiotherapy, Dietitian, Audiology and Pathology collections.