A Dietitian visits the Hamilton Medical Group on a fortnightly basis on a Tuesday afternoon.

A Dietitian provides individual consults to help patients manage their special dietary needs and to help them have a healthy diet.

Do I need a referral to see the Dietitian at Hamilton Medical Group?

Yes. A GP Management Plan is required.  Speak with your GP and Practice Nurse about this.  A GP Management Plan provides you with up to 5 free consultations each year with Allied Health Professionals which includes Dietitians, Physiotherapists, Diabetes Educators, Occupational Therapists, Speech Therapists etc.

GP Management Plans are suitable for people with a chronic disease which includes Diabetes, Heart Disease, Coronary Disease and Obesity related risk factors just to name a few.

How do I make the appointment now that I have my GP Management Plan?

Simply phone the Hamilton Medical Group on 5572 2422 to arrange your appointment.

I want to make an appointment with the Dietitian but do not fit the criteria for a GP Management Plan?

You can make an appointment with one of the Dietitians at Western District Health Service located at Hamilton House, Allied Health Centre on Tyers Street.

A referral is not required. 

Telephone Allied Health reception on 03 5551 8349 to make your appointment.