Hi Pcf Logo Book App 2
Book an Appointment Today!
Select one of our clinics to make a booking

Experienced GPs Focused on Weight Loss at our Armadale & Caulfield South Clinics

Whether you’re beginning your weight loss journey or have tried before without success, our GPs offer a unique approach that helps clients achieve and maintain long-term weight loss. 

Many weight loss programs lack a comprehensive medical and goal assessment. 

Our GPs provide thorough evaluations and guide you through a reputable program focused on sustainable weight loss. 

With ongoing counselling and advice on long-term behaviour change, we empower you to establish and achieve realistic short- and long-term goals.

Book an appointment today at our Armadale or Caulfield South clinic or call us on 03 9509 1811 (Armadale) or 03 9967 2662 (Caulfield South) to start your journey towards a healthier lifestyle.

Our Approach To Weight Loss & Management

At Family Clinics Australia, we believe that successful weight management requires a personalised and holistic approach. 

Our GPs are dedicated to understanding your unique needs and challenges. 

We start with a thorough medical assessment to identify any underlying health issues and to establish a clear baseline.

Our approach includes:

By focusing on long-term behaviour changes and providing continuous support, our weight management clinic ensures that you not only lose weight but also maintain a healthier lifestyle for years to come.

Benefits of Choosing Family Clinics Australia

Family Clinics Australia offers the highest quality care and support through our:

  • Experienced GPs experienced in Weight Loss: Our doctors have extensive experience and knowledge in managing weight loss, providing expert guidance tailored to your needs.
  • Personalised care: We develop customised weight loss plans that consider your unique health profile, lifestyle, and goals.
  • Multidisciplinary team: Access to a team of professionals, including GP’s, physiotherapists, and psychologists, ensures a comprehensive approach to weight management.

Book an appointment at our Armadale or Caulfield South clinic today or call us on 03 9509 1811 (Armadale) or 03 9967 2662 (Caulfield South) so we can help you achieve sustainable weight loss and a healthier lifestyle.

Our Weight Loss & Management Process

During your first visit, we will conduct a thorough medical assessment. This includes reviewing your medical history, current health status, and any previous weight loss attempts. We also discuss your goals and expectations to understand your unique needs.

Based on your initial assessment, we create a customised weight loss plan tailored to your individual health profile and goals. This plan includes nutritional counselling, physical activity recommendations, and behavioural strategies to support sustainable weight loss.

We schedule regular follow-up appointments to monitor your progress and make any necessary adjustments to your plan. These check-ins ensure you stay on track and allow us to address any challenges you may encounter.

Our commitment to your health extends beyond achieving your initial weight loss goals. We provide ongoing support and guidance to help you maintain your weight loss and adopt long-term healthy habits. This includes continued counselling, lifestyle advice, and periodic reviews to ensure your sustained success.

Ready to take the next step towards a healthier you?

Our dedicated team is here to support you on your weight management journey, providing personalised care and ongoing support.

Book an appointment at our Armadale or Caulfield South clinic or call us on 03 9509 1811 (Armadale) or 03 9967 2662 (Caulfield South) and start your journey towards sustainable weight loss and improved well-being. 

Let us help you achieve your goals and maintain a healthier lifestyle for the long term.

FAQs

We are a private billing clinic. However, Chronic Disease Management Plans, Team Care Arrangements and 75+ Health Assessments are bulk-billed.

Type of Visit
Private Fee
Fee Under 16s (20% discount*)
After 6pm and Saturday
Medicare Rebate
Brief Consultation
[5 mins or less]
$70
$56
$80
$19.60
Standard Consultation
[6-19 mins]
$105
$84
$118
$42.85
Extended Consultation
[20-29 mins]
$160
$140
$170
$82.90
Long Consultation
[30-39 mins]
$200
$160
$210
$82.90
Prolonged Consultation
[40 mins or longer]
$270
$216
$285
$122.15
Last updated 1 July 2024
* Under 16 discount only applies during standard hours i.e. not after 6pm and Saturdays
Note: the above is to be used as a guide only.

Yes. An additional $5 fee is charged for accounts not settled on the day of consultation.

Medicare rebates can be electronically claimed at the time of payment.

We require a minimum of 2 hours notice of any cancellation. This allows adequate time to allocate the appointment to another patient seeking medical care. A fee applies to non-attendance or late cancellations.

Yes. A nurse attendance fee of $80 applies except for childhood immunisations, travel immunisations, blood pressure checks, chronic disease management plans/reviews, 40-49 year old health assessments, 75+ health assessments, and health assessments for individuals with a disability.

Yes. An out-of-pocket fee applies for all repeat scripts and referrals requested without a consultation. The request will be referred to the patients’ usual doctor who will assess the request.

This service is provided in exceptional circumstances only.

Our clinic is a private billing clinic and runs by appointment only. In the event of a medical emergency, call 000 immediately.

We encourage patients to arrange an appointment to see their doctor for the follow-up of all investigations undertaken.

This allows the opportunity to discuss your progress and make changes to your treatment plan (if required).

Patients identified as requiring urgent follow-up will be contacted by staff to arrange an appointment under the direction of the treating doctor.

Patients identified as requiring non-urgent follow-up will receive an SMS alert via HotDoc to arrange an appointment to discuss these results within 1-2 weeks.

Medical advice can only be obtained by arranging an appointment with your doctor. Medical advice will not be provided through email communication.

If you’re a patient of the clinic and your doctor has requested you forward correspondence which relates to a recent consultation, speak to our administration staff to obtain the relevant email address.

You will be asked to verify your personal details i.e. your full name, DOB, address and contact number before we can provide you with this information.

This is to reduce spam and limit the possibility of the clinic receiving suspicious emails.

If you are sending information on behalf of a minor, again you will be asked to verify their personal details as outlined above.

IMPORTANT: In the subject heading of your email you must add the full name of the doctor you wish to bring this correspondence to the attention to, together with the full name and DOB of the patient.

After sending, you will receive an automated reply. Please view this as confirmation that your email has been received successfully.

Email communication will not be accepted for matters which have not been previously discussed with the doctor and/or practice nurse.

Our doctors are unable to answer telephone calls whilst they are in consultation with another patient. Our staff will ask you to inform them of the nature of your call and urgency so that we can assist you further.

If you have feedback or wish to make a complaint about the service we provide, please email us at [email protected].

If we have been unable to resolve your complaint you can contact the Health Complaints Commissioner using the following methods:

– Complete the online form here: https://hcc.vic.gov.au/make-complaint.

– Complaints can also be submitted between 9am-5pm, Monday to Friday by phoning 1300 582 113 (for translation services contact TIS National on 131 450 or through the National Relay Service: https://www.infrastructure.gov.au/media-communications-arts/phone/services-people-disability/

Ui Fca Logo Booking
Logo
Our Clinics
Phone
(03) 9509 1811
Armadale Clinic
(03) 9509 1811
Operating Hours
Monday to Friday
8:00am – 6:00pm
Saturday
9:00am – 12:00pm
Sunday
Closed
Getting Here & Parking
Our Clinics
Address
Ground Floor 1002-1004 High St, Armadale, VIC 3143
Opening Hours
Monday to Friday
8:00am - 6:00pm
Saturday
9:00am - 12:00pm
Getting Here & Parking
Tram
The Number 6 tram stop (Kooyong Rd/High St) is outside our front door.
Train
Armadale Train Station is a 2-minute walk away from the Clinic. Armadale Station is on the Pakenham, Cranbourne and Frankston lines.
Bus
The 605 bus stop (High St interchange) is across the street from the Clinic.
Parking
There is limited parking on High St, Kooyong Rd and in Morey St behind King’s Arcade. We suggest the free parking at 3 Williams Street, Armadale. Before 9am and after 4:30pm please be aware of the clearway restrictions on High St and Kooyong Rd.
Address
478 Kooyong Rd, Caulfield South VIC 3162
Opening Hours
Getting Here & Parking
Tram
Gardenvale train station is 900m away
Bus
The 604 and 605 buses stop right outside the clinic
Parking
There is ample 2 hour parking in the surrounding streets
Address
138 Williams Rd Prahran, VIC 3181
Opening Hours
Monday to Friday
8:00am - 5:00pm
Weekends & Public Holidays
Closed
Getting Here & Parking
Tram
The 72 tram stop at the corner of Malvern and Williams Rds is 250m away.
Train
Hawksburn train station is 700m away.
Bus
603 bus stop is 50m away on Williams Rd 604 bus stop is 700m away.
Parking
Parking is available on Williams Rd but it is a tow-away zone from 4:30-6:30 pm Monday to Friday. Entry to the clinic is via Williams Rd only.
Si Img@2x

Share This

Select your desired option below to share a direct link to this page. Your friends or family will thank you later.