Ocean Grove

(03) 5256 2500
(03) 8080 1679
bahg@epichealth.com.au

Ocean Grove Wallington Rd
27 Guthridge St
Ocean Grove VIC 3226

Opening Hours

Mon-Fri            8:00 am to 4:00 pm
Sat                            Closed
Sun                          Closed

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Ocean Grove Wallington Rd – Clinic Details

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Ocean Grove Wallington Rd Clinic Team – Doctors / GP’s 

Dr Bethan Knapp

General Practitioner and Sports Doctor
MRCGP PGDipSEM MBBCh

Bethan is a caring female GP with a special interest in Sports Medicine and Preventative Medicine. Bethan takes a holistic approach to health and wellbeing and leads an active life in Ocean Grove with her 4 kids. She is part of the Ocean Grove Surf Life Saving club and loves triathlons, cycling, camping and exploring our beautiful Peninsula. As a Sports Doctor, Bethan has worked in the UK as a Sports Physician with several elite sports teams including Premier League soccer & International Athletics teams. She offers our patients expert sports injury advice and management including health assessments, joint and soft tissue injections, radiology and pathology investigations. As a GP, Bethan is known for her thorough approach to holistic patient care. With her warm and caring personality and love of our local area she relates well to patients of all ages.

Dr Jonathan Corns

General Practitioner
MBChB BEng (Hons)

Jonathan is a friendly, caring and thorough GP with a passion for quality family medicine. Jonathan has worked with Epichealth for 2 years and lives locally in Ocean Grove. When he is not working, Jonathan is usually out surfing or exploring the beautiful wineries in our local area. Jonathan has a special interest in children’s health and aged care and often treats every member in a family!

Dr Wayne Lightfoot

General practitioner
MBBS, FRACGP

Dr Wayne Lightfoot is a warm and caring GP who has recently relocated back to the Bellarine Peninsula. Dr Lightfoot has worked in the City of Greater Geelong as a well respected GP. Wayne enjoys all aspects of general practice, taking holistic approach to care and preventative health. His special clinical interests include chronic disease management, aged care, weight loss and children’s health. Outside of work he enjoys spending good quality time with his family.

Ocean Grove Wallington Rd Clinic Team – Osteopaths 

Dr Andrew Tivendale

Osteopath

Andrew holds a Bachelor of Science and a Masters of Health Science (Osteopathy). Born and bred on the Surf Coast, Andrew has spent nearly a decade gallivanting around the world on all modes of transport – in vans, on bicycles and motorbikes, even on horseback! His journey has now brought him full circle to Osteopathy and life back on the Surf Coast.

Andrew is a passionate and enthusiastic Osteopath who enjoys treating patients of all ages. One of the many things he cherishes about Osteopathy is the holism of the practice and how it addresses all aspects of health. He loves the opportunity to talk to his patients about all aspects of their health to help them to achieve their current goals. Andrew has a strong background in sports injuries and rehabilitation, and loves the challenge of returning an athlete to peak performance.

Andrew’s patients love his friendly and down to earth style and structural osteopathic approach. He is a passionate advocate of health and movement and practices yoga regularly as well as loving surfing and all things two-wheels!

Ocean Grove Wallington Rd Clinic Team – Podiatrists

Kim Nankivell 

Podiatrists

Kim Nankivell provide a professional and expert diagnosis of foot, leg and postural problems and offer comprehensive treatment plans, including our special interest area of Sports Podiatry.

Ocean Grove Wallington Rd Clinic Team – Practice Nurses

Tiffany, Fion, Sarah  & Erin

Practice Nurses

Tiffany, Fiona, Sarah  & Erin are passionate about health promotion and lead many preventative health initiatives for at risk patient groups with the support of our GPs. Our nurses particularly love helping patients with the challenge of managing chronic disease as this is an area where the role of the nurse is crucial in achieving positive health outcomes. With their warm and caring approach, our practice nurses connect with patients of all ages and provide much needed to support patients undergoing immunisations and medical procedures.

Head Office Reception Team

Jessica, Kayla, Sophie, Linda and Dareen

Ocean Grove Wallington Rd Clinic Team – Reception

Adele

Practice Coordinator

As Practice Coordinator, Adele leads our reception team and is responsible for maintaining a high standard of patient service. Adele prides herself on her friendly and professional customer service and her dedication to continued training of our admin staff. Through this training, Adele ensures our admin team are best equipped to support the needs of our patients.

Katrina, Adele, Dawn, Shelby & Seren

Receptionists

Our friendly reception team love the day to day interaction with patients and being able to help our patients find the doctor, site and appointment time that’s right for them.

Ocean Grove Wallington Rd Clinic Services

Epichealth Medical Clinic Ocean Grove Wallington Rd specialises in all aspects of General Practice. Our GPs provide the following family medical services:

  • Men’s health

  • Women’s health

  • Children’s health and childhood immunisations

  • Veteran’s health / DVA

  • Aged care

  • Preventative medicine and health assessments

  • Care plans and chronic disease management

  • Skin cancer checks and mole tracking

  • Allied Health Services

  • Osteopathy

  • Mental health care plans

  • Travel health and vaccinations

  • Emergency treatment

  • Medical procedures

  • Workplace injury management

  • Drug and alcohol testing

  • Employment health

  • Onsite pathology

  • Podiatry

  • Iron Infusions

Billing Policy

Epichealth Medical Clinic Ocean Grove is a private mixed billing medical clinic committed to providing the highest quality patient care.

Standard consultation fees

Our standard consultation fees are as follows:

Private PatientsPrivate FeeMedicare RebateGap
Standard In-clinic Consultation$75.95$38.75$37.20
Standard Telehealth Consultation$58.75$38.75$20.00
Standard Consultation After Hours$87.75$50.55$37.20
Long In-Clinic Consultation$132.00$75.05$56.95
Long Telehealth Consultation$115.05$75.05$40.00
Long Consultation After Hours$143.55$86.60$56.95

Epichealth recognises the need to provide access to subsidised medical services for the following patients:

Patients who hold a valid Health Care Card, Pensioner Concession Card or Veterans Gold Card; AND

Children who are under 16 years of age.

We are pleased to confirm that there will be no gap on consultations for these patients.

Medical Procedures

Medical procedures are privately billed for all patients. Please inquire about the cost of your procedure at the time of booking.

Nurse Visits

All nurses visits attract a fee per visit to cover the cost of our nurses’ time and incidental medical consumables. This can be discussed with you at
your visit.

Payment

All payments are required in full on the day of the consultation. Please present your Medicare Card and Health Care Card to reception on arrival. We
accept cash, EFTPOS and credit card (Mastercard or Visa). We do not accept American Express, Diners Club cards or personal cheques.

On the Spot Medicare rebates

Our friendly Reception team will assist you to claim your Medicare rebate on the spot using your Medicare Card.