The Find cancer early campaign has been produced by the Cancer Council of Western Australia. Our very own Dr Tonya Constantine features in this camapign. Check out the video below, or for more information visit the website.
RUOK? Getting a conversation started! The simple act of asking how someone is going can make a real difference to someone and could at times save a life. We know that suicide prevention is an enormously complex and sensitive challenge the world over. But we also know that some of the world’s smartest people have been … | More »
The University Medical Practice has a new Physiotherapist, Sally Mckenzie, She is available for appointment on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays. Sally will look after all sorts of injuries, with or without a referral from your GP, and specialises in Women’s Health, pre and post pregnancy therapy and incontinence. Please call 9923 9999 to make an … | More »
Dr Eberhard Mandishona is the new PERMANENT GP at the University Medical Practice. Here 5 days a week, joined us from the UK and a great all round GP with specialties in: • Obstetrics and Gynaecology • Fertility, contraception, menopause, and sexual health • Chronic disease management • Substance misuse management We have got him working hard already, his books are open and … | More »
Big blue bus visits Geraldton At any given time, over two million Australians have anxiety and more than one million live with depression – these are very common conditions. Unfortunately, more than half of those experiencing a mental health condition don’t seek help. A high proportion of people who take their lives have untreated … | More »
May is Pap Test Awareness Month and here at Geraldton Medical Group and University Medical Practice, we are proud to be offering bulk-billing Pap Test Clinics for women. In view of this I thought it would be a great opportunity to remind everyone about the importance of the Pap test. The Pap test is a simple … | More »
Influenza It is that time of year again where Influenza vaccinations become available at GP practices and flu clinics open! This is no different for the Panaceum – with weekly nurse-led influenza clinics running. Influenza or “the flu” is a highly contagious virus that is spread by droplets – sneezing and coughing or direct contact … | More »
Purple Day for epilepsy is something relatively new for me. After being diagnosed with epilepsy in 2010, it is only now in 2014 that I am aware of Purple Day. Purple day is a grassroots effort dedicated to increasing awareness about Epilepsy. On march 26th of each year people around the world are asked to … | More »
The team from the Panaceum Group have a really hard time trying to work out which organisations we would like to sponsor and support each year, there are so many excellent community events and needs in Geraldton! The Sun City Cinema is one such organisation, it is a great community event for all the family and we are really proud to be sponsors … | More »
Make sure you visit the Houtman Abrolhos Islands when you’re in WA; they’re only 80km off the Geraldton coast!