The Gungahlin Medical Centre was the first medical centre in the Gungahlin Town Centre servicing the Gungahlin Community for over 20 years. It is a safe place for all family members in the ACT region providing the highest quality medical and healthcare. We are doing everything possible to keep delivering the best quality health services during the Coronavirus pandemic. We have expanded our services and kept our extended working hours.
During these uncertain times and our increasing health needs we would like to support our community further by offering Bulk Billing Skin Checks (with Dr Khor and Dr Ryan) and Bulk Billing Pap smears (with our female GPs, Dr Celia Wilson, Dr Megan Ryan and Dr Tharini Thayaparan) until the 30 June 2020. See Drs Celia Wilson and Megan Ryan’s bio below.
Working together for better health outcomes
Your doctor is keen to optimize and maintain your health during this difficult time of increased risk with COVID-19. Your doctor would like to work through your medications with a pharmacist in order to reduce side effects and maximise effectiveness. Please call 62550888 for an appointment. This Medication Review appointment will be Bulk Billed.
Dr Yen Khor , General Practitioner
Dr Khor graduated from the Australian National University in Medicine. He worked in both Canberra Hospital and Concord Repatriation Hospital in Sydney before relocating to South Coast NSW to join General Practice training. Dr Yen trained and worked as a General Practitioner in Bega Valley for 3 years before moving back to Canberra. He did all of his skin cancer training whilst working there.
Special interests: Skin Clinic and skin cancers (including performing biopsies, skin flaps and skin grafts), Mental Health, Men’s Health and minor surgical procedures (including Implanon insertion). Apart from Aussie English Dr Khor speaks Mandarin, Cantonese and Hokkien.
Dr Celia Wilson, General Practitioner – returns to GMC
We are excited to announce the return of Dr Celia Wilson to Gungahlin Medical Centre following 2 years working and living in Papua New Guinea.
Dr Wilson is originally from the UK and graduated from the University of Warwick Medical School 2006 with honours and then completed her GP training in 2011. She moved to Darwin in 2012 working in Aboriginal Health before relocating to Canberra in 2014. Dr Wilson interests include Women’s health, Antenatal care, Child health, Preventative Medicine and Chronic Disease Management. When away from work, Celia enjoys spending time with her husband and 2 children, hiking, skiing and water sports.
Dr Megan Ryan, General Practitioner
We would like to welcome our New Doctor, Dr Megan Ryan
Dr Ryan completed her Medical Degree at Sydney University Hons Class 1 2013 and Bachelor of Nursing 2007 at University Canberra. She has a passionate interest in Children’s, Women’s and Sexual Health having completed her Diploma of Child Health and Certificate in Reproductive and Sexual Health. During her spare time Meg enjoys working on her farm with her husband, daughter and border collie.
The Gungahlin Medical Centre is conveniently located at 128/43 Hibberson Street Gungahlin, opposite the Post Office.
We accept DVA card holder patients at Gungahlin Medical Centre, Please call 62550888 for an appointment. Please advice reception that you have a DVA card .
We bulk bill children under the age of 16 on weekdays between the hours of 12:30 and 4:00pm.
Coronavirus updated health advice
If you think you have been exposed to the coronavirus please call us on 62550888. Anyone in the ACT who meets the following criteria can be tested for COVID-19
- Fever (>38degC) or history of fever (night sweats, chills) in the absence of a clear alternative cause suchas urinary tract infection or cellulitis
- Acute respiratory infection (eg shortness of breath , cough, sore throat)
- Patients with sudden loss of smell, loss of taste, runny nose, muscle pain, joint pain, diarrhoea, vomiting or loss of appetite can be tested for COVID-19 if no alternate cause for these symptoms is apparent
- Monday through Friday: extended business hours
- Saturday and Sunday: 9am to 12 noon
- Open 7 days a week
New Skin Cancer Clinic
We are pleased to announce the opening of our Skin Cancer Clinic at Gungahlin Medical Centre. Your Skin Doctor will image your concerning skin lesions on our software. Also, your Skin Doctor has skills in removing these lesions including surgical skills like grafts and flaps. Please call 62550888 for your Full Body Skin Check.
We offer the following personalised services
- Children’s Health
- Women’s Health
- Men’s Health
- Care for Elderly
- Childhood Immunisation
- Surgery – Minor Operations
- On-site Vaccinations — Flu, Occupational and Travel
- Skin Cancer Screening
- Employment and Insurance Medicals
- On site nurse bulk billed available.
The following forms are downloadable. For full instructions go to Downloadable forms page.
- Request access to your medical records
- Transfer your medical records from another practice
- New patient information form