Northern Clinic

Patient end practitioner

Located in ADELAIDE, SA

DOCTORS
Dr S AHMAD

(Arabic, English)
Monday & Friday 9 am – 5 pm

Dr R C TUCKER
(English)
Monday, Thursday 9 am – 5 pm
Tuesday & Wed 9 am – 12.30 pm

Dr Li-Qun ZHANG (lady doctor)
(Chinese, Eng)
Monday 12.40 pm - 4.00 pm
and Thursday 9.00 am - 12.00 pm

Dr S JABER
(Arabic, Farsi, English)
Monday to Saturday 9 am – 5 pm

Dr W R CAWLEY
(English)
Tue, Wed, Thurs 9.30 am – 5 pm

ALLIED HEALTH SERVICES
Appointments can be made at the Clinic with the following Allied Health Professionals:

  • Blood collection: Abbott Pathology Nurse: Monday to Thursday 8.30am-12.30pm
    From mid-May Abbott Pathology work extra day, Monday to Friday
  • Physiotherapist: Neil Mowbray
  • Podiatrist: Ali Alraddy
  • Psychologist: Mehdi Abiyat

NURSE
Practice Registered Nurse: Zafirah works Monday, Tuesday & Wednesday from 9 am to 5 pm.
Language:English.

STAFF
Practice Manager:
If you have any questions or suggestions please email the practice manager Adriano on norclin [at] Northernclinic [dot] com [dot] au (norclin [at] Northernclinic [dot] com [dot] au) or talk to the PM directly.

Reception: Tran, Fedek, Natalie

APPOINTMENTS
Longer appointments are available, e.g. for ‘medicals’. Please let the receptionist know when you book.

HOUSE CALLS
Home visits are made if you are unable to attend the surgery. Please inform the receptionist as early as possible in the day if a home visit is required.

AFTER-HOURS
For emergencies, please call an Ambulance on 000. For general after-hours, please ring our Locum Service on 8130 3333.

SCRIPTS
Scripts at Doctor’s discretion (over the phone) will attract a fee of $5.00.

REFERRALS AND LETTERS
Referrals/Letters/Forms require an appointment with your G.P.

PATIENT FEEDBACK
If you have a problem, please speak to your GP or the Practice Manager. If you wish to take a matter further, contact:
The Health Commission
PO Box 65, Rundle Mall
Adelaide SA 5000. Tel: 8226 6000.

TELEPHONE CALLS
You can contact your doctor by ringing during surgery hours. You may be asked to hold or leave a message. URGENT calls will be put through immediately.

 

SERVICES PROVIDED
  • Paediatrics
  • Aged Care
  • Obstetrics Shared Care
  • Women’s Health
  • Post Menopausal
  • Men’s Health
  • Immunisations
  • Sports Medicine
  • Counselling
  • Minor Surgery
  • Lifestyle Modification
  • Aviation Licence Medicals

FEES
BULK-BILLING. Dr Jaber, Dr Li ZHANG.
DR AHMAD bulk-bills depending on the circumstances.

Patients are advised all accounts are to be paid in full at the time of consult. Fee $52.00, Medicare rebate $34.90. We have EFTPOS facilities.

Veterans, Aged Pensioners and health Concession cardholders bulk-billed.

We appreciate you sometimes may need to cancel an appointment. If this is the case we ask that you give us no less than 24HR notice so we can fill your appointment time. Except under exceptional circumstances failure to do this will incur a fee of 20% of the missed treatment cost to be charged at your next visit.
CANCELLATION FEE $15.00 – if less than 24 hours notice is given may apply

 

MEDICINES INFORMATION

For Medication information, please visit http://www.nps.org.au/consumers

Privacy
Your details, medical records and consultations within this practice are kept strictly confidential.
Your personal health information is only accessed by authorized personnel and will not be released without your written permission. Only de-identified data may be used for research purposes.

 

“Your medical record is a confidential document. It is the policy of this practice to maintain security of personal health information at all times and to ensure that this information is only available to authorized members of staff.”
Please see our Privacy page or Ask Our Staff for Privacy Brochure for more information.

Referring disciplines: General practice
Using technologies: Skype

Consultations
Booking contact: 165 Kesters Road
Para Hills SA 5096

Telephone: (08) 8264 1322
Facsimile: (08) 8395 1150

The Northern Clinic is a fully accredited general practice

OPENING HOURS
Monday to Friday 9 am – 5 pm
Saturday 9.30 am – 1.30 pm