Star Health General Medical Practice South Melbourne & Prahran

Health care is a lifelong journey, and at Star Health, we’re with you every step of the way. We believe health care is not only about treating you when you are unwell, but also about keeping you healthier for longer.

Why choose Star Health?

Star Health’s South Melbourne doctors are committed to providing high-quality, comprehensive, and compassionate care for our patients within an AGPAL Accredited General Practice.

As a leading provider of primary health services in Victoria for over 40 years, Star Health offers extensive experience and services across a range of health and wellbeing areas.

OUR DOCTORS

Star Health GP clinics around Melbourne are dedicated to creating an understanding, comfortable and safe environment for you to confidentially discuss your health matters. Our South Melbourne and Prahran doctors are committed to finding the best solutions to manage and treat your health needs, as well as reduce your risk of illness and disease through preventative care.

Star Health has a team of registered General Practitioners.
Currently, our practitioner availability is as follows:

Prahran:

Dr Jeet Garud (Mon-Thurs)

Dr Cemira Mairaj (Wednesday’s only)

South Melbourne:

Dr Belinda McDonald (Mon, Tues, Thurs & Fri)

Dr Claire Denness (Mon, Tues, Wed & Fri)

Dr Esther Belleli (Mon, Wed & Thurs) 

OUR GP SERVICES

If you’re looking for a South Melbourne or Prahran GP, Star Health provides bulk billing services for people of all ages and all needs.

Feeling Unwell?

From the common cold to more serious concerns, Star Health will help you feel better. We offer bulk billed GP appointments in:


South Melbourne
Monday to Thursday from 8:30am to 5:00pm
Friday’s 8:30am – 1:00pm

Prahran
Monday to Thursday from 8:30am to 5:00pm

If your need is urgent, please call us as soon as possible and we will always try to accommodate you with an on-the-day emergency appointment.

Women’s Health

Women require special and personalised health care throughout many stages of their lives, and Star Health is here to help. Our South Melbourne GPs provide compassionate women’s health care, including sexual health, cervical pap smears, breast checks, contraceptive advice, pregnancy health care including family planning and post-natal care, menopause care and support, skin care, and healthy lifestyle support.

Men’s Health

Men’s health is extremely important to us at Star Health, and we encourage men of all ages to be proactive about their health. Whether you’re not feeling quite right, or you’re seeking preventative advice, our South Melbourne doctors are here to support you with sexual health care, prostate health, identifying risk factors, and healthy lifestyle support.

Senior’s Health

It’s a fact of life that as we age, our risk of disease and illness increases. At Star Health, we understand that seniors require special care in order to maintain a healthy, independent and active lifestyle. Our South Melbourne doctors provide regular health check-ups for seniors to assist with preventative care, identifying health risks, treatment and management plans, medication reviews, and healthy lifestyle support.

Children’s Health

At Star Health, we care about your child’s health, growth and development, and our South Melbourne doctors offer comprehensive paediatric services. Whether your child is due for immunisation, a general check-up, or is feeling unwell, our friendly doctors will ensure your child feels safe and comfortable during their appointment. Sick children are given high priority at Star Health, and we will always do our best to see your child on-the-day if their need is urgent.

SPECIALIST SERVICES

Star Health also offers specialist health and GP services, including:

Travel Medicine

If you’re going on holiday or travelling for business, we can provide travel vaccinations and general travel health advice for your trip.

Skin Cancer Checks

If you are concerned about suspicious spots or moles, or want to arrange a skin check-up, you can book a special consultation with our doctors for a comprehensive skin check.

Physiotherapy

If you’re experiencing joint or muscular pain or injury, our team of experienced physiotherapists can help. If you are looking for a physiotherapy near you, click on the link for more details.

Podiatry

For specialised care in the diagnosis and treatment of problems with your feet and lower legs, please see our Podiatry services. Click on the link if you are looking for a podiatry near you.

Oral Care

For oral care and dentistry, please see our South Melbourne Dentist service page.

HOW TO ACCESS OUR GP SERVICES

Star Health is proud to provide bulk billed GP services in South Melbourne and Prahran.

How does bulk billing work?

Bulk billing is when your doctor bills Medicare directly, accepting the Medicare benefit as full payment for the services provided. This means you do not have any out-of-pocket expenses.

For more information on what’s covered by Medicare, click here.

How much will I pay?

For our bulk billed GP services, there are no upfront fees for your standard appointment if booked during daytime hours. Fees may apply for specialised consultations.

For more information about all Star Health Fees, please visit our Fees page.

MAKE AN APPOINTMENT

Our GP service is available

South Melbourne
Monday to Thursday from 8:30am – 5:00pm
Friday’s 8:30am – 1:00pm.

Prahran
Monday to Thursday from 8:30am – 5:00pm

 


Book Your Appointment

Call 03 9525 1300 to speak with our friendly staff. New clients welcome.

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