Consultation fees: Med1 Clinic is a Bulk Billing clinic for most of our doctors and medical services.        Registration Fees: The registration fee is $25.       Please note that consultations with Dr Zahra Tabrizi and Dr Heidi Andersen are only bulk billing for under 16 years old & pension/ health care card holders.    You will need to pay an out-of-pocket fee, which will be vary depending on your consultation. Please call reception on 9191 6454 for more information.

Women’s Health:

April 27, 2021 by med1clinic

Women’s health includes a wide range of specialties and focus areas, such as: Birth control, sexually transmitted infections (STIs), and gynecology. Breast cancer, ovarian cancer, and other female cancers. Mammography.

Women’s Health Preventive Services

Breast cancer screening (mammography) Cervical cancer screening (Pap test) Contraception. HIV and STD screening and counseling.

8 ways to be a healthier woman

  1. Go see your primary care doctor. There are many steps women can take to achieve—or maintain—good health. …

  2. Take a look at your diet.

  3. Get moving

  4. Watch what you put in your body

  5. Prioritize sleep

  6. Reduce stress

  7. Learn to say “no.”

  8. Make a list for your medical visits.

Health Issues Specific to Women’s Health

  • Heart Disease. In the United States, heart disease causes one in every four deaths among women. …

  • Breast Cancer

  • Ovarian and Cervical Cancer

  • Gynecological Health.

  • Pregnancy Issues.

  • Autoimmune Diseases

  • Depression and Anxiety

  • Health Technology for Women.

Here are some key nutrients that young adult women need to pay attention to.

  • Folic acid (folate) and other B vitamins. How much you need: 400 micrograms (mcg) daily

  • Iron. How much you need: 18 mg daily

  • Vitamin D. How much you need: 600 international units (IU) daily.

  • Vitamin E.

  • Magnesium.

  • Choline.

After Hours & Emergency Care

If you require after-hours medical attention still you can call our phone, but it will direct you to our nominated after-hours service (DoctorDoctor) or you can directly call them on 13 26 60. Bulk billed telehealth consults or home visits where appropriate are available by DoctorDoctor, where a patient holds a valid Medicare or Department of Veteran affairs card.

If you require URGENT medical attention, please call 000 or present to the Emergency Department. The closest emergency hospitals are:

Austin Hospital: 145 Studley Road, Heidelberg, VIC 3084. Tel: (03) 9496 5000
Box Hill Hospital: 8 Arnold St, Box Hill, VIC 3128. Tel: 1300 342 255

First Nation Acknowledgement

Med1 Clinic acknowledges that our General Practice is located on the lands of many Traditional Custodians in Victoria, and we welcome all Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people to this practice. We recognise that Indigenous Australians have an ongoing connection to the land and MED1 Clinic values their unique contribution to the wider community. According to the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA) and 15 National Health Practitioner Boards and in line with national medical standards, codes and guidelines across all our clinic has a shared commitment to ensuring that Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples have access to health services that are culturally safe and free from racism so that they can enjoy a healthy life, equal to that of other Australians, enriched by a strong living culture, dignity and justice.


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