COVID-19 (Coronavirus) precautions are taken: social distancing in the waiting room (chair are spaced, line not to cross at reception desk), plenty of hand sanitiser, upgraded daily cleaning schedule. If you have a fever OR sore throat/cough, shortness of breath, please call to schedule a telehealth/telephone appointment, do not come to the medical centre.
Cairns West Medical Centre is a small General Practice, with General Practitioners, an Advanced Practice Nurse, a Medical Practice Assistant and a range of Allied Health providers, as well as Psychologists.
Our point of difference is we are truly your medical home, providing patient-centred, continuous, comprehensive, coordinated and above all compassionate care.
Our program, an effective partnership, recognises the expertise that you, our patients, bring to the medical encounter, as well as the evidence base and medical judgement of your clinician and team. Our patients are engaged in shared decision-making that respects their personal goals.
Our care team providers are affordable and accessible, and committed to quality and safety in healthcare.
Face to face and Telehealth appointments available.
Bulk Billing will not be routinely available, however, please always bring your Medicare Card to all appointments. In general, full payment is required at the time of the consultation. If financial issues are a concern, please discuss this with the doctor prior to any consultation.
Billing and fees explained.