About us

Dorset Medical Centre


321 Mt Dandenong Road
Croydon VIC 3136

Telephone: 9723 0358
Facsimile:   9723 2651 
email: dorsetmedical@netspace.net.au

Dr Peter SHARP
Joined our practice in 1991.

Dr Irene CHRISTY (1999)

Dr Imre SAGI (2000)

Dr Peter SHANLEY (2001)

Dr Melanie LITTLER (2003)

Mr Peter HSIEH (1990)
Physiotherapist 


HOURS
Monday-Thursday  8.30am - 9 pm
Friday                   8.30am - 8 pm
Saturday               9am - 1pm
Sunday                 closed
Public Holidays       closed

OUR PRACTICE
Our practice was established in 1957. 

Our office staff includes:
Mornings: Caroline Roberts, Carol Davies.
Afternoons: Karen Plose, Helen McGee and Kylee Beale. 
Evenings: Margery Gallagher. Saturdays: Margaret Clay.

Practice nurses: Margy Cameron, Chris Kiley, Kathy Shanley. 

APPOINTMENTS
Please ring 9723 0358 for an appointment. If you need more time with the doctor, please tell the receptionist when you make your booking.

URGENT PROBLEMS
Urgent medical problems will always be dealt with promptly. 

AFTER-HOURS
If you get sick when the surgery is closed, please phone the Locum Service on 132 660.

TELEPHONE CALLS
You can contact your doctor by phoning during surgery hours. Emergency calls will be put straight through, otherwise a message will be taken, and your doctor will return the call as soon as time allows.
Email is available for non-urgent matters only.

TEST RESULTS
To get the result of any tests you are having, your doctor will ask you to either make a later appointment, or ring the clinic for follow up arrangements.

HOUSE CALLS
House calls are available if you are too sick to come to the surgery. Please ring in the morning if possible so that house calls can be made at lunchtime. 

FEES
Fees are payable at the time of consultation by cash, cheque, MasterCard, Visa or eftpos. A current fee list is available on request.
If you have difficulty paying our fees at any time, please discuss this with us.
Pensioners, Veterans Affairs cardholders and Health Care cardholders are bulk-billed.

COMPLAINTS POLICY
Fees
If you have a concern regarding an account, please ask to speak with Caroline Roberts.
Medical Services
If you have a concern that can't be resolved by discussion with your doctor, please address your complaint to the Health Services Commissioner, telephone 8601 5200.

PRIVACY POLICY
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 available only to authorised members of staff. A copy of the full privacy policy is available on request.




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