IF YOU HAVE ANY SYMPTOMS THAT MAY BE ASSOCIATED WITH MEASLES - PLEASE DO NOT BOOK ONLINE YOU WILL NEED TO PHONE THE PRACTICE TO DISCUSS WITH A NURSE FIRST. Ph 03 548 0918
Standard consultations are 15 minutes at Nelson Family Medicine, this is long enough to deal with most problems, however it pays to book a double appointment if you have a number of problems or want the doctor to spend more time with you. This will incur an extra cost.
Nelson Family Medicine provides a number of other medical services such as: travel medicine, Skin Checks, immunisations , nurse consultations, minor surgical procedures, immigration and other medicals, which are unable to be booked online so, please phone the Practice to book any of these appointments. Flu vaccination can be booked online but phone for shingles vaccination and flu vaccination for children under 10. Both require a 15 minute appointment.
Only standard, GP consultations for registered patients can be booked online. If you book non standard appointments online or book on behalf of non-registered patients, we may have to turn you away. If you don't attend your appointment you will incur a $15 charge.
IF YOU CAN'T FIND AN ONLINE APPOINTMENT PHONE THE SURGERY because we reserve some appointments for urgent problems.