WEIGHT LOSS DOCTOR

Docter assisted 12 Week Weight LOSS Management Program

For your first appointment, please book a 45 min appointment.

A 12 week weight loss & weight management program that can help you lose weight and keep it off!

We all know that New Year’s resolutions don’t work and with so many diet programs and fads out there which one is for you?

At Medsana, we are offering a 12 week weight loss management program (up to 68 weeks) that is tailored to your goals and needs while having access to an experienced medical team who can assist you along your weight loss journey. 

The program is suitable for all ages and may help you improve your:

  • blood-glucose levels,
  • blood pressure,
  • sleep apnoea,
  • waist circumference, 
  • and health related quality of life.

We’re in it for the long run with you. Starting with the 12 week program we provide on-going support (bulk billed) for 3 years which includes tracking and reports.  

Additional things to note:

  • Health fund rebates may be available. Check with your health fund.
  • Low energy diets and medications available at local pharmacy.
  • Program can run from 12-68 weeks depending on your current weight and weight loss goals. 

Why Choose Medsana Doctors?

  • Over 15 years General Practice Experience
  • Certified with the World Obesity SCOPE Certification
  • Member of the Paediatric Obesity Health Transformers Committee
  • Registered to deliver Focused Psychological Strategies
  • All GP visits are bulk billed. First assessment appointment will be between 40mins – 1hr to understand your goals and needs.
  • Our 5 allied health services are bulk billed for program eligible patients. 
  • Additional private consultations available – fees apply. 
  • Modern equipment – Standing and sitting scales for up 360kg.
  • On going support from our medical team

Diabetes Clinic

RV100 - Doctor doing diabetes eye scan

Medsana can also provide medical advice if you have diabetes. 

We have a specialised diabetes eye photo screening that can provide insight into your eye health and pictures for your records.   

weight loss exercising plus size woman

"You didn’t gain all your weight in one day; you won’t lose it in one day. Be patient with yourself."

Jenna Wolfe

Covid 19 vaccine provider - eligibility checker

1. Checking when you can receive your COVID-19 vaccine

To find out when you are eligible to receive the vaccine, visit https://covidvaccine.healthdirect.gov.au/eligibility and complete the COVID-19 Vaccine Eligibility Checker. 

This will tell you which phase of the rollout you are in.

2. Booking your COVID-19 vaccination appointment

When it is your turn to get vaccinated, you can call us on 07 3852 4878 to book your appointments to get your first and second doses of the vaccine. 

You can also book online on our website, or come to Medsana Medical Clinic. Make sure you book an appointment for your first and second doses of the vaccine. Please call us if you need to confirm what the timing should be between the appointments.

3. Getting ready for your appointment

Please do not come to your vaccination appointment:

  • if you are feeling unwell with fever, cough, runny nose or other symptoms that could be from COVID-19
  • if you are waiting for COVID-19 test results, or have tested positive for COVID-19
  • if you are a close contact of someone with COVID-19, or
  • if you are in quarantine.

If you have had another vaccine in the 14 days before your COVID-19 vaccine appointment, please let us know as we may need to reschedule your appointment.

If you cannot make it to your vaccination appointment, please contact us to arrange a new appointment.

You can also read this patient factsheet developed by the Australian Government Department of Health:  https://www.health.gov.au/resources/publications/covid-19-vaccination-preparing-for-covid-19-vaccination