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We Welcome Dr Satheesh Gabriel

Glen Iris Medical Group welcomes Dr Satheesh Gabriel. Satheesh graduated from Pondicherry University, India in 2007. He has worked in various regional and rural hospitals around Victoria. Satheesh has a particular interest in all aspects of general practice, chronic disease management, preventative health, mental health, skin cancer and pain medicine.

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Covid-19 Positive Kit

With Covid-19 remaining an issue in our community, we thought it might be a good opportunity for some forward thinking in case you catch COVID-19.

Some things you should have on hand are:
Paracetamol
Ibuprofen
Throat lozenges with Anaesthetic
Alcohol wipes
Hand Sanitizer
Face Masks

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Seasonal Influenza Vaccine & Pfizer 4th Winter Dose – Updated 13.7.22

ATAGI’s clincal recommendation is that patients receive their annual influenza vaccine anytime from mid-April onwards to be protected for the peak flu season, which is generally June to September.

Online Bookings are now open for existing patients who would like their Flu or Pfizer 4th winter dose. Please read below for costs and eligibility.

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Eligibility for Covid-19 oral treatment

From 11 July 2022, more Australians at higher risk of developing severe COVID-19 will be able to access oral antiviral treatments following new recommendations from the Pharmaceutical Benefits Advisory Committee.

Most cases of COVID-19 are mild and can be managed at home. Some people who are at higher risk may need specific antiviral treatments prescribed by their healthcare provider.

Learn more about who is eligible for COVID-19 treatments by clicking on this link.

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Men’s Health Week

This week is Men’s Health week, and we are reminding all men not to ignore symptoms that may be associated with an illness. If you feel like you need a GP check-up, why not book in this week? Don’t put off those all-important health checks any longer! #MensHealthWeek

To make an appointment please call 9509 7633 or book online www.glenirismg.com.au

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International Nurses Day

The doctors and staff of GIMG would like to recognise recent international acknowledgement of nurses around the globe, and particularly give thanks to our wonderful nurses at GIMG.

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Doctors On Leave

The last couple of years has seen our doctors work tirelessly during the pandemic.

Now able to travel, GIMG doctors will be taking some well deserved leave to visit family interstate/overseas.

Please plan ahead for your appointments – script/referrals.

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Easter Break 2022

Glen Iris Medical Group will be closed the following dates
Friday 15th April – Good Friday
Monday 18th April – Easter Monday
If you require urgent medical treatment please call the locum on 9509 7633 or visit your local hospital
Stay well

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We welcome Dr Matthew Thuy

We welcome Dr Matthew Thuy

Dr Matthew Thuy graduated from The University of Melbourne in 2008. He has worked in a number of public hospitals in Melbourne, Hobart & Sydney and completed his GP Training in 2019.

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Exciting News

Glen Iris Medical Group is excited to welcome back Dr Sumudu Cooray from maternity leave. Sumudu will be consulting from Saturday 5th March.
Bookings can be made through our website/app or by calling on 9509 7633.

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