Welcome to Surry Hills Medical Centre
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Mixed Billing Practice
Surry Hills Family Medical Centre on Crown Street is specialising in
Family Medicine (GP), Sports Medicine, Women’s Health, Dentistry, Skin Checks, Travel and Child Vaccination,
Allied Health Services including Podiatry, Physiotherapy, Audiology 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 Centre
Surry Hills Family Medical Centre is designated as a COVID-19 Vaccination Centre.
Please call us at 02-9699 3311 or book online
Flu Vaccines are available at the clinic. Prior appointments are not needed!
• Patients with appointments from 9.30am to 3.45 pm Monday to Friday will be bulk billed
• From 4pm onwards, a gap fee of $35 will be charged
• Patients with appointments on Saturday from 9am to 11.45am will be Bulk Billed
• From 12 to 2PM , a gap fee of $35 will be charged
• New Patients on Saturday will be charged $35
• All patients with updated Pension, Health care cards and Children under 16 years of age will continue to be bulk billed
For Non-Medicare card holders including Saturday visit:
• Standard consultation - $90.00
• Long consultation - $120.00
• Prolonged Consultation(Up to 45Mins)- $150.00
Cancellations of less than an hour andnon-attendance:
• Cancellations - $20.00
• Non-attendance - $30.00
Reasons for changes
We have been a bulk billing practice for many years and understand that our changes may cause financial hardship to our patients.
However, the rising costs of rent, wages and other facilities along with government adjustments to Medicare have made these changes necessary to serve you even better, while remaining sustainable.
Please ring us to see how we can assist if you encounter financial hardship.
Mental Healthcare Plans and Reviews
An out-of-pocket fee of $70 (after Medicare rebate) , will be charged for Mental Health Care Plans or reviews.
Pap Smears Consultation
Pap Smears consultations are privately billed and will require an out-of-pocket gap fee of $75 (after Medicare rebate)
Our GPs will inform you of the costs for the following procedures:
• Implanon or Mirena Insertion / removal,
• Skin lesion biopsies or removal and Suturing
Skin Cancer Checks
A full skin cancer examination can be performed by Dr Sarojini Nair, who has strong experience and training in this area. There is an out-of-pocket fee of $50 dollars (after Medicare rebate)
Online Medicare Claims
We can assist with your Medicare claims directly through our system, so that rebates appear in your account instantly.
Please update any changes to your Medicare number or personal details to avoid any delays in claims.
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 inform your doctor or receptionist.
Please ring the clinic to understand the options available to obtain your test results
Registered nurse is available from 9.30am to 5pm
Saturday 9am to 12pm
- Cervical Screening
- ECG – heart checkups
- Skin Checks
- Pregnancy Testing
- Minor Surgery
- Specialist Referrals
- Blood Tests
- Travel Vaccines
- Child Immunization
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 a problem with your health care or have had a negative experience when visiting our surgery, we would like to know.
Please feel free to discuss any problems you may have with your doctor or the receptionist.
Alternatively, you may want to write to us or speak to a member of our practice staff.
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]
Longer Consultations are available upon request. Please let the reception staff know when making your appointment or when your arrive at reception, that your require a longer consultation.
About Rapid Antigen Testing
- Results in 15 minutes
- $75 dollars per test, the test is not covered under Medicare
- Essential workers who need surveillance testing to go to work
- If you need a negative test to visit a hospital /aged care centre(if the Hospital accepts Rapid Antigen Testing)
Who can get it?
Reminder : Do not book if you have symptoms of COVID-19 or have been in contact with a positive case
Availability - Monday to Friday: Please call clinic to book
Important contact numbers
Surry Hills Medical Centre on Crown Street provides a whole range of services. Please click below to find out more
Rad Naidu MBBS is a former General Practitioner at Surry Hills Medical Centre. He 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 widely recognised as one of the best female surgeons specialising in cosmetic surgery.
Surry Hills Medical Centre Services
Dr Allan Sfeir
Dr. Alan Sfeir BDS (Syd) is our dentist at the Surry Hills Medical Centre with a Bertolotti certificate in Cosmetic dentistry and completed the ADA Aesthetic dentistry course.
Meet our in-house podiatrist Sam Towers. He provides comprehensive podiatry services, specialising in sports medicine, injuries and “in-house” orthotic production.
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.
Saw an amazing gp here the other day, he was professional and gave me the proper prescriptions, however was also open minded in suggesting other lifestyle changes to help me. The last gp I saw told me i was incurable and it’s just the way I am - my issue was defiantly not related to diet. But this doctor told me about the gut and how important it is and how I should never neglect the importance of diet.
This hasto be one of the best Medical centrer if not the best,the staff are always friendly. Since my daughter was born she has been to this place to have all her needles being sick for anything Dr Nahdu is the best doctor in town..,.... KARLEE &SHANE....
Surry Hills Family Medical Centre on Crown Street specialises 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.