Personalised General Practice & Holistic Health
Right Medicine, Right Person, Right Time
We are an approved Pfizer COVID-19 vaccination clinic and will commence bookings 20 September 2021.
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Caring for families Since 2005
Blue Shield Family General Practice is an accredited teaching practice through RACGP. Full time and part time GP registars are part of our team.
We aim to provide personalised care with holistic approach. We have special interest in prevention, herbal and drug interactions, women’s health and children’s well being.
We operate on appointment basis Monday to Friday and provide after hours care if requested. We always prioritise urgent medical cases and try to accommodate our patient’s need to the best of our knowledge and abilities. In our practice a Registered Nurse is employed to triage patients who present by appointment or on walk in basis, facilitating preventative care, provided patient permission is granted. We are located opposite St George hospital Kensington street Entrance. Emergency Department is located in Gray Street.
Our mission is to provide the highest standard of patient care whilist incorporating a holistic approach towards diagnosis and management of illness.
We are commited to promoting health, wellbeing and disease prevention to patients, We do not discriminate in the provision of excellent care and aim to treat all patients with dignity and respect.
We specialise in the following health services
Travel Vaccines Yellow fever accredited practice
We also support our local services near the medical centre
Meet our Team
Dr Ata Kichkin
Dr Kichkin is a well-established educator within her field and actively supervises accredited General Practitioner registrars and Medical Students undertaking their studies at Sydney University.
Dr Kichkin Values continuous professional development and has completed a number of post graduate courses, which include early management of severe trauma (Royal Australian College of Surgeons 2001), herbal and nutritional medicine (Swinburne University Melbourne). Dr kichkin engages in the latest professional research and education through courses offered by the Royal Australia College of General Practitioners.
Dr Kichkin Participates in Antenatal shared Care Programme and is a Yellow Fever immunisation Provider.
Dr Vandana Pala
Dr Jonathan Barel
Dr Barel graduated from the University of Tasmania before completing his residency at Royal North Shore Hospital. He is a fellow of the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners (RACGP) and an active member of the fertility society if Australia and New Zealand. He took on a specialty training program in Canberra Hospital before choosing his career in general practice. Compassionate, attentive and patient-focused, he strives to achieve the best outcomes for his patients and community. He has a keen interest in chronic disease management, men’s health and family planning.
Our nurse is an experienced general practice nurse with exceptional caring and professional attitude.
Fee and Appointment
The Surgery operates on an appointment based system. Walk-in presentation can be seen too, please contact our friendly Administrative Staff for further advice
All consultations are mixed billing of all consults.