302018Jan
Give it up Hyperhidrosis, your diabolical plans won’t work this time!

Give it up Hyperhidrosis, your diabolical plans won’t work this time!

‘Give it up Hyperhidrosis, your diabolical plans won’t work this time!’ Yes, I’m hilarious, and although the condition, hyperhidrosis, sounds like the name of a comical supervillain it’s no joke. Hyperhidrosis is excessive sweating. Everyone knows the feeling of embarrassment from having sweat stains but imagine huge sweat stains, big dark wet rings under your…

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222016Dec
Swimmers Ear Season

Swimmers Ear Season

It’s officially swimming season, and in a few weeks most kids will spend their days in and out of the pool.  The reason I know this?  Because they will start coming into my office with swimmer’s ear!!  (also because I live with a few specimens). Swimmer’s ear or otitis externa are painful, discharging ears, most…

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82016Dec
Platelet Rich Plasma Injections

Platelet Rich Plasma Injections

Platelet Rich Plasma Injections (PRP) What is PRP? Platelet Rich Plasma injections are a new medical treatment that uses cells found within human blood to improve the skin or treat musculosketetal injuries.  Human blood contains a number of different types of cells. The three main types are; red blood cells which carry oxygen in the…

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72016Nov
Doing the “Grey Nomad” trip any time soon?

Doing the “Grey Nomad” trip any time soon?

They say there’s no point getting older if you don’t get smarter too. Here are some tips for the smarter long-term Aussie traveller. • Come and see us a month before you plan to leave (even if you’re not ‘due’ for a check-up). We’ll do a check-up anyway, set you up with any scripts you…

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272016Oct
Shingles vaccine free to 70 to 79 -year-olds

Shingles vaccine free to 70 to 79 -year-olds

Shingles vaccine provided free to 70 to 79 -year-olds The Commonwealth government are providing free Zostavax vaccines for 70 to 79-year-olds from the 1st November. VICTORIA POINT SURGERY will be running bulk billed vaccine clinics to enable patients to get these vaccines quickly, with minimal wait. What is shingles? – Shingles is caused by the…

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42016Aug
See what our patients are saying about BCMC Picato Clinics

See what our patients are saying about BCMC Picato Clinics

See what our patients are saying about the BCMC Picato Clinics! BCMC under the auspices of Dr Behan conducts Picato Clinics to treat sun spots (solar keratosis). Sun spots should be treated, not only are they unsightly, but they can progress to skin cancer. In the picato clinic a doctor applies picato cream to the…

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252016Apr
Weight Loss Medication

Weight Loss Medication

Did you know there is a new prescription only medication https://www.saxenda.com/ to achieve weight loss .If you would like to discuss this some more and see if it is appropriate for you make an appointment to see Dr Willett  or Dr Sherwin Goh by ringing 32078222 or online fromwww.victoriapointsurgery.com.au.

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152016Feb
Welcome Mark to the Surgery

Welcome Mark to the Surgery

Victoria Point is excited to welcome Dr Friel to our surgery. Dr Friel moved to Australia as a child from Ireland, living and studying in Brisbane. He is a graduate from Griffith University and has recently worked in general surgery. Dr Friel finds the process of coming to the correct diagnosis and seeing an evidence based…

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