About us

Terrace Clinic 


138 The Terrace
Port Pirie SA 5540

Telephone:  8632 6700
Facsimile:    8632 6800

You can also find us on Facebook by searching Terrace Clinic.

Dr George PILLAY
MB BS, FRACGP, FACRRM
Provider no: 0022747H

Dr Andrew JEYAPRAKASH
MB BS, DLO, FRACGP, FACRRM
Provider no: 2297454A

Dr Santhosh VELLAIAH-RETNASWAMY
MB BS, Dip NB (General Surgery), FRACGP 
Provider no: 2605244Y 

Dr MANATHUNGAGE Prasanna JAYASINGHE
MB BS
Provider no: 4410544X

Dr BABAK Taghavi Ardebili
MB BS
Provider no:  4442214W


HOURS
We are now offering after hours consultations.

Monday-Friday   8.30am-8.30pm
Saturday           9.00am-4.00pm
Sunday             Closed 

"This after hours service has been funded with the assistance of Country North SA Medicare Local"

APPOINTMENTS
Please ring 8632 6700 for an appointment. If you need more time with the doctor, please tell the receptionist when you make your booking. Urgent medical problems will always be dealt with promptly. 

HOUSE CALLS 
We are available to visit you at home if you are too sick to come to the surgery. Please ring 8632 6700. Request for home visits are best made before 10am. Unless the matter is urgent, it is helpful if we have at least 48 hours notice to attend to your request. 

AFTER-HOURS
If you require emergency treatment please contact 000 or for further advice contact Health Direct on 1800 022 222.
  
OUR PRACTICE
Reception: Mandy, Loren, Anita, Mary, Linda, Marika, Jade and Amber.
Practice Manager: Vicki Crouch.
Practice Nurses:  Kristen Stapley RN (Chronic Disease Management Care Plan and Immunisation Nurse).  Rebecca Johanning RN (Chronic Disease Management Care Plan).

All patient information and medical records are strictly confidential. 

TELEPHONE CALLS 
Doctors can be contacted, when available, during usual practice hours. A message can be left with the reception staff when the doctor is not available, or you can speak with the practice nurse. 

SERVICES AVAILABLE 
 
Check-ups 
  • Family planning, Pap smears, Pregnancy tests 
  • ECGs, ABI Doppler, 24 Hour BP Monitor
  • Spirometry: lung test 
  • Immunisation: children, adults 
  • Acupuncture 
  • Weight control, Nutrition advice 
  • Sports medicine 
  • Quit smoking assistance 
  • Asthma Registered Nurse 
  • Community Health Services Information
  • Chronic Disease Management Care Planning
  
FEES
Please pay at the time of consultation by cash, cheque, Visa, MasterCard or EFTPOS. A list of fees are located at Reception.  If you have any difficulty paying our fees at any time, please do not hesitate to discuss it with us.
Pensioners, Veterans Affairs cardholders and health care cardholders are bulk-billed.

FEEDBACK/SUGGESTIONS
The practice welcomes feedback and suggestions that may improve our service.  Please feel free to discuss any concerns/suggestions with the practice manager or your doctor.  If for any reasons you feel that your concerns have not been addressed you may direct your problem to the:
AHPRA, GPO BOX 9958, Adelaide SA 5001.

YOUR PRIVACY
Your medical record is a confidential document. It is the policy of this practice to maintain security of personal health information at all times and to ensure that this information is only available to authorised members of staff.





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