General Practitioner Appointments
Our general practitioners provide the following services:
- Treatment of acute and chronic medical conditions
- Minor surgery
- Antenatal care
- Worker’s compensation and Injury Net appointments
- Health screening
- Travel health
- Pre-employment and driver’s licence medical examination
- Dive medicals (existing patients only)
Our dietitian is accredited through the Dietitians Association of Australia and has a wide variety of experiences working in Australia and the United Kingdom. Our dietitian offers nutrition support in chronic kidney disease, weight management, diabetes, FODMAPs for irritable bowel syndrome, Coeliac Disease, Crohn’s Disease, infant nutrition, malnutrition, and nutrition support for mental health. Dietitian appointments are available two days per week.
Launceston Travel Immunisation
Newstead Medical is also Launceston's Travel Immunisation Clinic offering comprehensive travel health and advice. We are able to supply and administer all required travel vaccinations and many travel medications.
We are a government approved Yellow Fever Vaccination Centre and supply a Yellow Fever vaccination certificate with all Yellow Fever vaccinations.
Appointments are available with our General Practitioners for current and new patients.
Phone us on 6331 1088 between 8am and 8pm Mondays to Thursdays, and 8am to 6pm Fridays, and advise our friendly reception staff that you would like an appointment for a “travel consultation”. Our staff will ask you a series of questions about your travel itinerary to determine the amount of time you will need with the doctor.
When to visit our clinic
Try to book an appointment at least 4 weeks prior to leaving on your trip.
What to bring to your appointment
If you are not a regular patient of Newstead Medical, please bring a copy of your vaccination history and current medications to your appointment. If you regularly attend here we will have this information on record already. Please bring along your travel itinerary.