Clarence Medical Centre

1 Centenary Drive
Maclean NSW 2463 and 12 Clarence St Yamba 2464

Telephone: (02) 6645 3299
Facsimile:   (02) 6645 4181
Email: [email protected]

AFTER-HOURS 24 hours
Practice mobile: 0417 473 299

Dr Anil THAKUR
MBBS, FRCS (Ed), FRCS (Glas), FACRRM
Mon & Thurs Maclean

Dr Eric Davey
MD, MSPH, FACRRM
Monday – Friday Maclean, Yamba & Iluka

Dr Maggie Simpson
MD, MSc, FACRRM
Monday, Tues, Wed, Thurs & Fri/alt Maclean and Yamba

Dr Kalpana Thakur
BM, FRACGP, MCD, Adv Derm & Adv Skin CanMedSurg
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday Maclean & Yamba

Dr Simon Grewcock
MBcHB (Leeds), DRCOG, DCH, DTM&H, MRCGP, FRACGP
Mon alt, Tues, Wed & Thurs alt, Fri Maclean, Yamba & Iluka

Dr Julia Fortes
BSc, MBBS, FRACGP
Tues, Wed alt, Thurs & Fri Maclean & Yamba

Dr Jessica Ralson(maternity Leave)

RACGP, MD(Dist.), Health Sci(Paramedic)(Dist), Dip of Child Health

Monday to Friday Maclean & Yamba

Dr Robin Mathews

MB.ChB.,Dip.Obst RCOG,FACRRM

Tues & Wed am Maclean

Dr Travis Teves

MBBS

Monday to Friday Maclean & Yamba

SURGERY HOURS
Monday-Friday   8.30am – 5.30pm

APPOINTMENTS
Please ring (02) 6645 3299 for an appointment. If you need more time with the doctor, please tell the receptionist when you make your booking. Urgent medical problems are dealt with promptly.

RESULTS
If your doctor has requested you to have tests or investigations, please call the surgery three days after you have had these done for your results. The doctor will check your result and leave a comment for the reception staff to pass on to you or instructions that an appointment is required. In the event that the result is urgent we will call you.

AFTER-HOURS
For after hours urgent medical problems, please call your 0417 473 299 for the on call doctor or contact the Maclean Hospital, telephone (02) 6640 0111.

HOUSE CALLS
Home visits are available if you are too sick to come to the surgery. Please call the surgery to check doctors availability.

OUR PRACTICE
Our friendly reception staff, Angela, Deb, Lee, Sarah, Tracie, Kylie, Denise, Katie and Leisa are happy to make appointments or help in any way. Angela is the Practice Manager, please don’t hesitate to contact her with any concerns, compliments or suggestions.

Sally is our lead Practice Nurse to help with all your nursing requirements. Sarah and Ange also offering all nurse services and Jen is our Women’s Heath nurse offering pap smears and breast checks.

We offers Anti Ageing Treatment with wrinkle prevention injections and dermal fillers. Susan Dwyer is our specialist nurse injector and Dr Simpson offer these services.

Your medical record is confidential. It is the policy of this practice to maintain security of personal health information at all times and to ensure that this is only available to authorised staff. If you require a copy of your health information as you are leaving the area, when you arrive at your next practice sign an authority for us to release your information and a copy of your file will be forwarded. A copy of the APP privacy policy is available at reception.

If you have a problem, we would like to hear about it. Please talk to your doctor or receptionist or you may prefer to write to us or use our suggestion box. If you wish to take the complaint further contact the Health Care Complaint Commission on 1800 043 159.

TELEPHONE CALLS AND EMAILS
If you need to speak to the doctor during surgery hours, your number will be taken and your call returned ASAP. Reception staff check our emails daily. We will respond when able, if urgent please call.

SERVICES AVAILABLE

Our doctors offer various services and specialties. Please visit our website for a full description.

  • Pap smears, sexual heath advice
  • Ante-natal care
  • Full Family Care
  • Heart checks, ECG
  • Lung tests, spirometry
  • Nutrition advice
  • Vaccination: children and travel
  • Minor surgery: removing moles, skin cancers
  • Weight control
  • Anti-ageing treatments
  • Recalls and Reminders

FEES
Please pay at the time of consultation by cash, cheque or EFTPOS. We have the latest Tyro machine which enables you to receive your refund from Medicare into your bank account on the same day. If you have any difficulty paying our fees at any time, please do not hesitate to discuss it with us.