Cabrini General Practice

Our well-established family GP clinic treats all common medical conditions. Our team of medical practitioners focuses on the health of the whole person combining physical, psychological and social aspects of care. 

General Inquiries

Phone: (03) 9571 9933
Fax: (03) 9571 3604

Additional Information

Cabrini General Practice is now offering phone and video consultation for ALL patients. You are able to book for a telehealth appointment by calling us on (03) 9571 9933 or online via HotDoc.

Operating Hours

Monday – Friday
8.30 am – 5.30 pm

8.30 am – 11am
(Our Saturday hours will vary in 2020. Please call us to confirm if we are open on some Saturdays)

For emergencies call 000 | For after hours medical service call the National Home Doctor Service 13 74 25


This service does not require a referral.


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Cabrini General Practice
992 Glenhuntly Road, Caulfield South VIC 3162
(03) 9571 9933


Cabrini is following all DHHS, Commonwealth and other official recommendations to respond to the current outbreak of coronavirus disease (COVID-19). Cabrini is well-equipped to diagnose and manage any patients who may have an infectious disease, including coronavirus. We have stringent infection control procedures to ensure the safety of our staff, patients and visitors.

For further information, please refer to the Department of Health and Human Services website or contact their dedicated hotline on 1800 675 398.

Please visit Cabrini's Coronavirus page for full information on changes across Cabrini's campuses.

Updated information for patients

Cabrini General Practice is now offering face-to-face, phone and video consultation for ALL patients. Book an appointment by calling us on (03) 9571 9933 or online via HotDoc.



Consultation is by appointment only, however urgent cases will always be seen. 

  • Standard appointments are 15 minutes in duration. 
  • Longer appointments such as full medical checks and travel vaccinations will require a longer appointment. Please inform our receptionist at the time of booking of your requirement. 

For continuity of care, when making an appointment we make every endeavour to ensure you have the opportunity to see your preferred GP. However, from time-to-time, your GP may be unavailable or not consulting on the day. Our team will try and assist by offering you an alternative Medical Practitioner and/or appointment time.

Please call us on (03) 9571 9933 to find out about availability and waiting times.

About our General Practice

Cabrini General Practice was established in 2015. We are part of the larger Cabrini Health organisation connecting us to Cabrini's acute hospital facilities in Malvern and Brighton, and to highly skilled medical and surgical specialists. We are committed to providing comprehensive general practice medical care and support to all of our patients and their families. For your convenience we offer an online appointment booking system and provide access to both female and male GPs. 

Services we offer

Our experienced team provides expert medical care including: 

Blood sugar testing on-the-spot
Breast checks
Certification e.g. multi-purpose taxi, disabled parking etc
Department of Social Security examinations
Dressings for ulcers and other wounds
Follow-up/reminder letters for pap smears, blood tests etc
Full medical checks (a triple appointment must be made)
Immunisations for children, adults and travel purposes
Minor surgical procedures
Pap smears
Pathology testing e.g. cholesterol, sugar, blood count, electro-cardiogram etc
Postage checks

General Medical Services

  • Blood sugar testing
  • Iron infusion
  • Minor surgical procedures
  • Pathology and medical testing
  • Prescriptions
  • Referrals 
  • Treatment of lacerations and fractures
  • Wound dressing
Immunisations and Vaccinations
  • Adult and Child immunisation
  • Flu vaccinations
  • Travel vaccinations
Women's Health
  • Breast checks
  • Breast screening referrals (for Mammograms)
  • Pap Smears
  • Post-natal checks (mother and baby)
  • Pregnancy testing

Medical Examinations and Health Checks

  • Full medical checks
  • Certification of Disability (e.g. disabled parking)
  • Dept. of Social Security examinations
  • Veterans' Affairs examinations and referrals
  • VicRoads examinations
  • WorkCover examinations
Skin Checks and Mole Screening
  • Diathermy skin treatments (e.g. warts, spider veins)
  • Skin screening services
  • Skin lesion biopsy or excision

About our fees

Monday to Friday

  • Pension Card holders will receive a discounted fee of $30 out-of-pocket cost for all consultations.
  • Department of Veteran’s Affairs patients will be bulk billed.
  • Children under 16 years of age will be bulk billed.
  • Adults will be billed an amount that is approximately in line with the standard Australian Medical Association rate.


  • Pension Card and Healthcare card holders will be billed $69 for a standard consultation.
  • Department of Veteran's Affairs patients will be bulk billed.
  • Children under 16 years of age will be billed a $30 out-of-pocket cost.
  • Adults will be billed $96 for a standard consultation.

Please note that all consultation fees are payable on the day of your appointment. In case you have any further questions on our fees, please ask our receptionist at the time of booking. Information on our basic fees is also available at the reception desk. 

Additional information

  • Referrals and scripts are only available to patients where the request has previously been discussed as part of a consultation. Patients must have been seen within three months.
  • Patients who fail to attend an appointment without at least two hours’ notice will be charged a fee of $50 which is non-refundable from Medicare unless the failure to attend the appointment is due to a true emergency.

Home visits

Please contact the clinic via phone to enquire about home visit options. 

Commonly asked questions

  • Will I receive reminders from the Cabrini General Practice?

    This practice routinely sends out reminders and recalls for tests and appointments. If you do not wish to receive these, please inform the doctor.

  • Will the Cabrini General Practice share my personal information with anyone else?

    Please be assured that your privacy will be protected. All patient consultations and medical records are kept strictly confidential.

    All patient information is treated with the utmost regard to the patient privacy and confidentiality. No information is disposed of without first being shredded. All patient files (including those of patients who have moved on to other areas or those who are deceased) are kept indefinitely in storage at the surgery. Computer records are secured with passwords and are backed up twice daily with backups being kept off-site.

  • How do I obtain my test results?

    In most instances, and unless the doctor has indicated otherwise, results of tests may be given by the doctor over the phone. If the doctor is unable to attend the phone, he/she will return your call later the same day. The same applies to phone calls for other reasons. If a longer conversation is envisaged, patients are asked to make an appointment rather than a telephone call.

    To book in a phone consult with the doctor for  pathology and radiology results. There will be a $30 out of pocket fee for the phone consult.

  • Are the instruments you use safe and sterile?

    All re-usable instruments are sterilised by Melbourne Day Surgery and arrive at the surgery in sealed, sterile packs. All needles, syringes, sutures, scalpel blades and vaginal speculae are fully disposable and are used only once.

  • How do I obtain a referral to a specialist or other healthcare practitioner?

    An appointment is necessary in order to obtain referrals. Ongoing referrals can be obtained at an out of pocket charge of $25 and there will be a 48 hours turnaround time or by appointment.

    Medical Specialists and other Healthcare practitioners including: 

    • Accredited Cabrini medical and surgical specialists
    • Cabrini Allied Health professionals or community services e.g. podiatry, occupational therapy, dietetics and physiotherapy


    Important Note: By law, referrals to specialists must be obtained prior to specialist consultation and cannot be back-dated.

    Community Services including: 

    • Royal District Nursing Service
    • Meals on wheels
    • Home Help
    • Veteran's Affairs referrals


    Screening tests including: 

    • Mammogram
    • Bone Density tests
    • Insurance examinations
  • What if I just need a script (prescription)?

    Patients are to book in for a telephone appointment with the doctors to organise their referral.

  • Is the Cabrini General Practice accredited?

    The Cabrini General Practice has achieved full accreditation with Australian General Practice Accreditation Ltd, a body set up by the Australian Government to oversee general practice accreditation. It was the first practice to be so accredited in the whole of Victoria.

  • What if I have a question, comment or complaint?

    If you have any questions or comments, please do not hesitate to contact the surgery on 9571 9933. Our staff will be only too happy to assist.

    If you are unhappy with anything we have told you or done for you, please do not hesitate to contact surgery staff to discuss the matter. We believe that problems are best dealt with within the practice but if we are unable to resolve the problem, you may wish to contact:

    Health Services Commissioner

    Level 10, 55 Swanston Street, Melbourne

    ph (03) 9655 5200

    Free call 1800 136 066

    Fax (03) 9655 5219