Welcome to Doctors of Northcote
Our mission is to provide the highest quality care and service to ensure the health of our patients. We are committed to promoting good health and wellbeing to all patients. We do not discriminate in the provision of excellent care. We aim to treat all patients & each other with dignity and respect
Doctors of Northcote is a large to medium size purpose built general practice located in Northcote, an inner suburb of Melbourne. The practice is situated in ultra modern custom renovated premises on the busy shopping strip of High Street, adjacent to a pharmacy and public transport. Doctors of Northcote provides a broad range of family and community medicine and is an established travel health clinic administering Yellow Fever vaccinations. The practice is an accredited teaching practice with both the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners for subsequent trainees and Melbourne University for final year medical students.
Northcote is a multicultural inner city suburb with a changing population. The suburb has recently had widespread property development and subsequently an influx of young professionals and young couples with families. The older multicultural population largely remains creating interesting diverse patient demographics. The clinic has room for expansion and has recently taken on on several doctors some of who completed their FRACGP training with the GP mentors of Doctors of Northcote. Some doctors and administration staff ride bicycles to work taking advantage of the network of local bike trails and the facilities for storage and showers at Doctors of Northcote.
The practice presently consists of 18 doctors, some part time, supported by one full time practice manager, two registered nurses and 9 receptionists.
The doctors provide a comprehensive range of family medical services and have special interests including asthma, geriatrics, men's health, shared care. paediatrics, drug rehabilitation, acupuncture and skin cancer. Other services on site include physiotherapists, counsellors, dietetics and pathology.
Patient health records at the practice are fully computerised using Medical Director. The billing and appointment systems are also computerised using Pracsoft.