By Dr Catherine Swanson People often ask if I think the Flu shot is a good idea. My answer is most definitely yes! I get it myself and so do my family. Influenza is a virus that makes people...Read more
By Dr Catherine Swanson Medications that could kill bacteria and cure life threatening disease were only a dream prior to the 1940’s. In the last 70 years antibiotics have become a fundamental part of modern medicine and have saved...Read more
They have arrived!! The 2016 influenza vaccine is now available. This year we are supplying our patients with the 4-strain influenza vaccine. This is following the federal governments decision to supply the 4 strain as a part of the national...Read more
2016 Flu Season Following a record number of flu cases in 2015, the Federal Government has introduced a four strain (quadrivalent) influenza vaccine to the National Immunisation Program (NIP). What is Quadrivalent flu vaccine? The quadrivalent vaccine is designed to protect against four different influenza...Read more
Please be aware changes to immunisation requirements will start 1st January 2016 From 1 January 2016, parents who want to receive Child Care Benefit, Child Care Rebate or Family Tax Benefit Part A supplement for a child of any age...Read more
Are you aged between 45 – 49 years of age? Did you know that Medicare offers a free health check for patients prior to turning 50. KWMC would like to invite you to come in for a thorough health check....Read more
Kedron Wavell Medical Centre acknowledges the Australian Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples of this nation. We acknowledge the traditional custodians of the lands on which our practice is located and where we conduct our business. We pay our respects to ancestors and Elders, past and present. Kedron Wavell Medical Centre is committed to honouring Australian Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples’ unique cultural and spiritual relationships to the land, waters and seas and their rich contribution to society.