General Practice Clinics

St Vincent's General Practice Clinics are located at the following locations:

  • St Vincent's Medical Centre - ACU, Australian Catholic University, Fitzroy
  • Brunswick Community Medical Centre, Brunswick

St Vincent’s Medical Centre – ACU

Our St Vincent’s GP Clinic was established in 2002, and then expanded to Australian Catholic University (ACU) Melbourne Campus in 2016. We offer male and female doctors providing medical services to ACU students and staff, the local community, St Vincent’s staff, and families of our patients visiting from rural areas.

Contact

Telephone: (03) 9953 3762
Fax: (03) 9495 6984

If the matter is URGENT, please inform reception staff.
Please note: Your doctor will normally ask you to make an appointment to discuss test results and follow-up, in person.

Clinic hours

Monday:       9:00am - 5:00pm
Tuesday:      9:00am - 5:00pm
Wednesday: 9:00am - 6:00pm
Thursday:     9:00am - 5:00pm
Friday:          9:00am - 5:00pm
Weekends and public holidays: closed

After hours medical care (locum service) National Home Doctor Service. Tel: 13 7425
In an emergency, please dial 000 for an ambulance  

Services

St Vincent's Medical Centre at the ACU Fitzroy Campus offers comprehensive, high quality general practice service to St Vincent’s Health staff, ACU students, ACU staff and the local community.

We offer:
 
  • General check ups
  • Family medicine, women's and men's health
  • Sexual health and family planning
  • All immunisations and advice (including childhood and travel medicine)
  • Travel medicine (this clinic is a Yellow Fever Vaccinating Centre)
  • Mental health
  • Health promotion and wellness support
  • Drug and alcohol related issues
  • Skin checks
  • Minor surgical procedures (eg suturing wounds, liquid nitrogen freezing therapy for sun spots and warts)
  • Recall/reminders
  • Health assessments
  • Pathology
  • WorkCover

Our GPs

  • Dr Brendan Crockett
  • Dr Munita Singh
  • Dr Yasmin Ameen

Appointments

To make an appointment, please telephone: (03) 9953 3762
Online appointments and SMS reminders coming soon.

Long consultations are available on request when you book your appointment.

Home visits may be available for patients who are too ill to attend the clinic. Please speak to your doctor or ask at reception.

Fees and billing arrangements

ACU students and staff will be bulk billed. Please ensure you bring your student card and your Medicare card to your appointment. ACU International students may be eligible for direct billing to their insurer for the medical consultation, please bring your current medical insurance card with you.

St Vincent’s Health staff will be bulk billed.

For all other patients, fees apply. Please ask reception for details. Fees are payable at the time of consultation and can be made by cash, EFTPOS or credit card. We can process your Medicare refund on the spot.

Please note: private travel medicine - all vaccines will be billed on the day.

Address

The Daniel Mannix Building
Mezzanine Level
17 Young Street (access via Brunswick Street), Fitzroy VIC 3065



Easily accessible by public transport

Tram: 11, 12, 109 (Stop 12, St Vincent's Plaza) on Victoria Parade
Bus: 302-305, 309, 318, 350, 684, 905-908 (Stop ACU) on Victoria Parade

Brunswick Community Medical Centre

The Brunswick Community Medical Centre (BCMC) has been established in Brunswick for over 30 years as a general practice, continuing to thrive as an integral part of our local community. We offer male and female doctors, and provide a service to patients with chronic and complex medical conditions, family health, mental health and addiction medicine. We are co-located at the Merri Community Health Service and enjoy a close working relationship with them and the community at large.

Contact

Telephone: (03) 9231 1260
Fax: (03) 9231 1130

If the matter is URGENT, please inform reception staff.
Please note: Your doctor will normally ask you to make an appointment to discuss test results and follow-up, in person.

Clinic hours

Monday:       8:30am - 6:00pm
Tuesday:      8:30am - 6:00pm
Wednesday: 8:30am - 7:00pm
Thursday:     8:30am - 7:00pm
Friday:          8:30am - 6:00pm
Saturday:      9:30am - 12:30pm
Sundays and public holidays: closed

After hours medical care (locum service) National Home Doctor Service. Tel: 13 7425
In an emergency, please dial 000 for an ambulance

Services

The Brunswick Community Medical Centre offers comprehensive, high quality general practice service to the local community.

We offer:
 
  • General check ups
  • Family medicine, women's and men's health
  • Sexual health and family planning
  • All immunisations and advice (including childhood and travel medicine)
  • Travel medicine
  • Mental health
  • Health promotion and wellness support
  • Drug and alcohol related issues
  • Skin checks
  • Minor surgical procedures (eg suturing wounds, liquid nitrogen freezing therapy for sun spots and warts)
  • Recall/reminders
  • Health assessments
  • Pathology
  • WorkCover

Our GPs

  • Dr Duncan Howard
  • Dr John Fogarty
  • Dr Marcus Weyland
  • Dr Peter Enright
  • Dr Jyoti Blencowe
  • Dr Achala Manchanda
  • Dr Meileen Tan (Psychiatrist)

Appointments

To make an appointment, please telephone: (03) 9231 1260
Online appointments and SMS reminders coming soon.

Long consultations are available on request when you book your appointment.

Home visits may be available for patients who are too ill to attend the clinic. Please speak to your doctor or ask at reception.

Fees and billing arrangements

All patients will be privately billed, the out of pocket gap fee is $25.00. Please contact reception for further details.

Children under 16 years of age will be bulk billed.
Eligible Australian concession card holders will be bulk billed.
Please ensure you bring your concession and Medicare card to your appointment.

Fees are payable at the time of consultation and can be made by cash, EFTPOS or credit card. We can process your Medicare refund on the spot.

Please note: private travel medicine - all vaccines will be billed on the day.

Address

11 Glenlyon Road, Brunswick VIC 3056
Free street parking (2 hour limit)

Easily accessible by public transport

Tram: 19 (Stop 21) on Sydney Road
Bus: 506 (Stop Glenlyon Road, on corner of Sydney Road)
Train: Brunswick Railway Station (10 minute walk - 700m)



General Practice Accreditation

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Our clinics are AGPAL accredited general practices. Achievement of AGPAL accreditation reassures you that our doctors and practice team are committed to providing you with high quality health care in a safe environment. 
Learn more about the benefits of accreditation to you, your family and the Australian Community.

My Health Record

My Health Record GVWB

Our clinics are registered to participate in the My Health Record system and we can assist you with registration. In a medical emergency, healthcare providers connected to the My Health Record system can see your health information to provide you the best possible care quickly. 

General Practitioner Specialist Training Program

Our GP clinics have a long history of involvement and participation with the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners (RACGP) Specialist Medical Training Program. The program offers an opportunity for GP Registrars to undertake training to specialise in general practice. St Vincent's Hospital is well known for its strong support of training and education programs for healthcare professionals, and we welcome our GP Registrars into our clinics.

Confidentiality

Your medical record is a confidential document. It is the policy of this practice to maintain security of personal health information at all times. The availability of this information is restricted to authorised members of staff only. Speak with your doctor if you would like a copy of your medical record. If you would like a copy of our privacy policy, please ask at reception.

Your feedback

We encourage and appreciate feedback regarding all aspects of your care.

Our anonymous patient feedback survey is available at reception. If you have any concerns, please ask to speak to the Practice Manager.

You can also contact the St Vincent’s Patient Representative Officer on Tel: (03) 9231 3108

Or the Health Services Commissioner
Level 26, 570 Bourke Street Melbourne 3000
Tel: 1800 136 066