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Health Care in  Wingham NSW

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Health Centres/Clinics | Hospitals  | Nursing Homes | Optometrists/Opticians | Pathologists | Physiotherapists
Remedial Massage/Aromatherapy | Yoga
 
 
Overall responsibility for the health and well being of residents in Australia lies with the Government of Australia Department of Health and Aging
 
There are two forms of health care in Australia. The public Medicare system ensures that that the the basic health needs of the entire population are met. Australians also have the option of joining a Private health scheme. A brief explanation of these two schemes is given in a short You Tube Video
 
Wingham falls within the Hunter New England Local Health District which is governed by New South Wales Government Department of Heath (NSW Health). 
 
 

Health Centres/Clinics
 
Access Health Care
 
Address: 1 Bent Street, Wingham, NSW 2429 location 
 
Tel: +(61) 2  6553 4255 
 
General Practitioners
Gender
Dr Alan J Love male
Dr Robyn Maiolo female
Dr Roy Scheepers male

Wingham Family Health Clinic
 
Address: 9 Primrose Street, Wingham 2429  ; location , 
 
Tel:  +(61) 2  6553 4811 
Fax:    +(61) 2  6557 0121
 
Email: wingfhc@bigpond.net.au
 
Opening hours:  Monday - Friday 8.30am - 5.00pm  
The clinic operates an appointment system, but spaces are reserved for same day appointments for urgent cases 
Out of Hours: Tel: +(61) 2  6553 4811 for recorded message giving mobile number to call
 
General Practitioners
Gender  Expertise/Special Interest
Dr Amanda Brooks  Female Women's Health, Family Planning
Dr Cindy Deng  Female GP
Dr Stephan Pluschke  Male Paediatrics, Geriatrics
Dr Phil Rayson  Male Anaesthetics, Emergency Medicine, Paediatrics, Obstetrics and Pain Management
Dr Bruce Stewart  Male Travel Medicine
 
Services: 
Home Visits Doctors/Nurses provide medical care in any local setting
Immunisations Childhood. adolescent, and adult vaccines are available
Minor Ops  including: skin lesion biopsy & excisions, wedge resection, cyst excision
 
Referring Hospital: Manning Rural Referral Hospital
 
Charges: WFHC has HICAPS facilities HICAPS
 
 

Wingham Wellbeing 
 
Address : Suit 2, 101 Isabella Street, Wingham 2429  location
Tel: +(61) 2  6557 0470 
Fax: +(61) 2  6553 4730
 
Email: info@winghamwellbeing.com.au
 
Opening hours:   Monday - Friday 
Appointments: 11.00am - 12.30pm & 1.30pm - 3.00pm
Walk In : 8.00am - 10.00am & 3.30pm - 4.30pm
 
Out of Hours: Tel: +(61) 4  4742 9367
 
General Practitioners
Gender Expertise/Special Interest
Dr Jenny Draper Female Paediatrics, Womens' Health, Preventative Care and Chronic Disease Management
Dr Eugenie Lumbers Female Fetal Renal Medicine
Dr Chris Lenkic Male Adolescent Health, Ddvanced Life Support, and Sexual and Reproductive Health
 
Services: As well as full GP consultaions Wingham Wellbeing offers
Home Visits Requests for a home visit will be assessed individually
Nutritionist Via referral or as a private patient
 
Charges: Subscription Package available at reception
 
Further Information: Facebook
 

 
Hospitals 
 
Wingham Community Hospital (Public)
 
Address:  Bungay Road, Wingham 2429 NSW Location   
 
Tel: +(61) 2  6557 3400
 
Services: 
Day hospital
Geriatric, Geriatric assessment,
Aged care
Home care
Hydrotherapy Pool
Occupational therapy
Outpatient Services
Physiotherapy
Rehabilitation
Social work
River View Lodge CADE Centre: provides Mental Health Services in the region of the North Coast Area Health Services
Tel: +(61) 2  6557 0562
Fel: +(61) 2  6557 0183
Amputees Clinic: Alternate Mondays 9.00am - 1.00pm
Tel: +(61) 2  4969 8700
 
Visiting Hours: 10.00am - 12.00 & 2.00pm - 8.00pm
 
Further Information:
Cluster General Manager Lee Davidson Tel: +(61) 2 6592 9293
Director of Nursing and Midwifery Janine Briginshaw Tel: +(61) 2 6515 1802
Health Service Manager Leanne Moulds Tel: +(61) 2 6557 3400
 

 
Care and Support Services
 
Accord Care and Support Services
 
Address: Suite 5 97 Isabella Street Wingham  2429 Location   
Manager/Co-ordinator:  Henriette Evans 
 
Tel: +(61) 2 6553 0188 
Fax: +(61) 2 6553 0199 
 
Services: Equipment and care support for disabled persons
 

 
Nursing Homes
 
Wingham Court Aged Care Complex 
 
Address: Primrose Street, Wingham 2429 NSW  Location  
 
Tel: +(61) 2 6553 4855
Fax: +(61) 2 6557 0336
 
Email: The Whiddon Group: Wingham
 
Contact: 
Annette Barrett : Director of Care Services
Office hours: 8.30am-5.00pm
Services:
Self-care apartments
Assisted care
33 hostel rooms (low care)
49 bed high care
 
Further Information:  
Wingham Court is run by  The Whiddon Group , a not for profit charitable organisation
  

 
Chemists/Pharmacies
 
Chapman & Wood
 
Address: 103 Isabella Street, Wingham 2429 NSW 
Tel: +(61) 2 6553 4001
Opening hours: 
Mon - Fri: 8.30am - 6.00pm
Sat: 8.30am - 1.00pm
Further Information:  amcal.com.au
 

Starchem Pharmacy 
 
Address: Shop/3, 20 Wynter Street, Wingham 2429 NSW 
Tel: +(61) 2 6553 5336
 

Wingham Pharmacy
 
Address: 59 Isabella Street, Wingham 2429 NSW 
Tel: +(61) 2 6553 4509
 

 
Optometrists/Opticians
 
Wingham Eye Care 
 
Address: Shop 7b, 55 Isabella Street, Wingham 2429 NSW 
 
Tel: +(61) 2 6553 
 
Services: 
Optometrists: Heather Wilson & Dennis Smith
Optical Dispeners: David Wilson & Joel Moorehead
 
Further Information: facebook
 

 
Pathologists
 
Mayne Laverty Pathology Collection Centre
Address: Unit 3, 20 Isabella Street, Wingham 2429 NSW
 
Tel: +(61) 2 6553 5855, Wingham 2429 NSW  
 
Opening Hours:
Mon - Fri: 8.00am - 12.30pm & 1.00pm - 4.00pm 
 
Further Information: symbion.com.aulaverty.com.au 
 

 
Physiotherapists
 
Wingham Physiotherapy (Dorothy Nind)
Address: Unit 3, 101 Isabella Street, Wingham 2429 NSW
Tel: +(61) 2 6553 5347
Opening Hours: 
Mon, Tues & Fri:  9.00am - 3.30pm
Wed: 9.00am - 12noon
 
Further Information: facebook
 

 
Alternative/Complimentry/ Holistic remedies
 
Adonai Wellness Retreat Centre 
 
Address: 55 Farquhar Street, Wingham 2429 NSW Location 
Tel: +(61) 2 6557 0770
Opening Hours:
Mon - Fri: 9.00am - 5.00pm
Sat: 9.00am - 1.00pm
 
Services: 
Meditation
Psychic Workshops
Relaxation
Yoga
Soul Training - Life Changing
Massage
Weight Loss and Wellness
Tribal Belly Dancing
Personally Designed Pamper Packages
Disabled Access
Further Information: facebook
 

Bask Holistic Health
 
Address: 18 Primrose Street, Wingham 2429 NSW Location 
Mob: +(61) 4 2767 4297
 
Opening Hours:
Mon - Thurs: 8.30am - 5.30pm
 
Services: 
Nutritional Health Products
Vitamins & Suppliments
Herbal Medicines
Massage Therapy
Naturotherapy
Nutritional Assessment
Body Psychotherapy
Holistic Pulsing
 
 

Isabella Herbals
 
Address: 99A Isabella Street, Wingham 2429 NSW Location 
 
Tel: +(61) 2 6557 0555
 
Services: 
Consultations
Bach Flowers
Herbalist
iridology
Naturopathic
Tailor Made Remedies
 
Further Information: Send an Email
 

Remedial Massage/Aromatherapy
 
Alison Young
 
Address: 25 Canget Street, Wingham 2429 NSW Locationn 
Mob: +(61) 4 5879 8892
 
 
Be Free
 
Address: 20 Rouse St, Wingham NSW 2429, Australia Location 
Tel: +(61) 2 6553 4908
 
Services: 
Health Rebate Provider
Remedial Massage Therapy
Myofascial Release Therapy
Lymphatic Drainage
Passive Mobilisation
 
 

Craig Harrison
 
Address: 65 Isabella Street, Wingham 2429 NSW Location 
Tel: +(61) 2 6553 5234
 
Services: 
Bowen Therapyinfo
Deep Tissue Massage
Emmett Technique
NT Kinesiology
Remedial Massage
Swedish Massage
 
 

Hender Mobile Massage
Mob: +(61) 4 5879 8892
Email: info@hendermassage.com.au
Services:
Remedial Massage
Sports Massage
Deep Tissue Massage
Pregnancy Massage
Reflexology
Swedish Relaxation
Trigger Point Therapy
 
Further Information: facebook
 
 

Marian Hewson 
 
Address:
 
Tel: +(61) 2 6554 0532
 
Mob: +(61) 4 0359 1607
 
Services: 
Aromatherapy
Corporate Massage
Deep Tissue Massage
Hydrothermal Massage
Mobile Service Massage
Myofascial Release Therapy
Remedial Massage
Remedial Therapies
Sports Injury Therapy
Sports Massage
Trigger Point Therapy
 
Further Information: Enquiries 
 
 

Rod Robinson
 
Address: Shop/9, Wingham Arcade, Bent Street, Wingham 2429 NSW Location 
Tel: +(61) 2 6557 0844
Services: 
Massage Therapy
Sports Injury Management
ATMS
 

 
Yoga 
  
Adonai Wellness
 
 

Sahajayoga
Address: Wingham Court House and Community Centre, Farquar Street, (Junction with Wynter Street)  Wingham 2429 NSW  Location 
 
Tel: +(61) 2 6557 0844
Angela: +(61) 2 6557 0374
Meaghan: +(61) 2 6550 5088
Opening Hours: Mon: 6pm - 7pm
 
Further Information: sahajayoga.com.au