Ballarat Medical Centre is a long established general practice located in a large rural city west of Melbourne.
The practice is situated in a renovated and tastefully decorated building with large consulting rooms, treatment facilities and a quiet, professional ambience. The practice is close to two major hospitals. A branch practice is located 15 kilometres south of Ballarat in the township of Buninyong.
The doctors provide a comprehensive range of family medical services and have special interests including travel medicine, paediatrics, asthma, diabetes, women’s health and adolescent health.
Ballarat and Buninyong Medical Centres have been accredited by AGPAL. AGPAL accreditation evaluates the quality and safety of care available in the practice in accordance with the standards of the Royal College of General Practitioners (RACGP).
Achieving accreditation is a voluntary process and covers features such as:
• The safe and lawful use of practice equipment
• Accessibility and availability of medical care including after - hours and emergency care.
• Staff training
• Information technology and information security and the security and availability of your records and information.
Everyone at the practice plays a valuable role in working to meet the standards.
Ballarat and Buninyong Medical Centres have a new doctor accepting new patient appointments.
COVID – 19
For up to date information visit Department of Health and Human Services Victoria’s website: https://www.dhhs.vic.gov.au
Ballarat COVID – 19 testing sites are located at:
Lucas Community Hub – Ph: 03 4311 1571
Ballarat Community Health – 16 Little Bridge Street Ballarat Central – Ph: 1800 054 172
Face to Face and Telehealth consultations are available.
Ballarat & Buninyong have separated our practices. Doctors and staff will only be working at one location whilst COVID 19 restrictions are in place.
Ballarat Medical Centre
Dr Nicholas Kimpton, Dr Keith Ho, Dr John Osborne-Rigby, Dr Lee Meakin and Dr Alison Miller.
Buninyong Medical Centre
Dr Anna Glue, Dr Michael O’Sullivan, Dr James Tan and Dr Kerry Archer.
Clinical Labs Pathology is open at the Buninyong site 8am – 12.30pm
When attending a face to face consultation we ask that you wear a mask.
To comply with distancing requirements please phone the practice once you arrive outside and you will be directed when to enter the practice.
If you have a fever, cough, sore throat, fatigue or have been to Melbourne please notify reception.
Our mission is to provide the highest standard of patient care whilst incorporating a holistic approach toward diagnosis and management of illness. We are committed to promoting health, wellbeing and disease prevention to all patients. We do not discriminate in the provision of excellent patient centred care and aim to treat all patients with dignity and respect.
BALLARAT MEDICAL CENTRE
10 Drummond Street South
BALLARAT VIC 3350
P: 03 5333 1253
F: 03 5333 5711
BUNINYONG MEDICAL CENTRE
304 Learmonth Street
BUNINYONG VIC 3357
P: 03 53413155
F: 03 53413968