World AIDS Day is one of eight World Health Organization (WHO), global public health campaigns aiming to increase awareness of HIV/AIDS including its prevention and treatment as well as remembering those that have died from the disease.
The WA AIDS Council theme for this year is reducing the stigma and discrimination faced by people living with HIV.
There are a number of events planned for Perth this week. At CCMC...
Thursday 13th September is R U OK? day, so Dr Jasper Mahon has taken this opportunity to go through some of the common questions that GP's answer about mental health and how to get help when you need it.
When should I see my GP for help?
As soon as you think that you might have a problem. As with many conditions, it is often easier to treat in the early stages.
How can my GP help me?
Your GP can diagnose the problem including making sure that there is no underlying phy...
A reminder, after 3 cases of meningitis were diagnosed in WA earlier this month, that the government free meningococcal vaccine programme for 1-4 year olds will end on December 31st. This single dose vaccine protects against the WACY strains (W is the most common in Western Australia)
We would like to advise that we are now offering Prolonged Health Assessments at CCMC
The assessment will give you an understanding of your current health, can help to set up treatment plans for any existing health conditions, and will also help indicate on which areas of your health or lifestyle that you need to improve.
At the end of the assessment your GP will compile their findings and recommendations into a 10+ page report for you to keep, as well as providing y...
Dr Romi Gordon is now providing wrinkle-relaxing injections at Central City Medical Centre.
Wrinkle relaxing injections block the signals from the nerves to the facial muscles, stopping the movement of the muscles which causes wrinkles. They soften existing wrinkles and prevent the formation of new ones. Wrinkle relaxers do not alter the shape of the face.
Wrinkle relaxers are medical procedures which can only be performed in a clinical environment by a...
At CCMC we are now able to offer Oil & Gas UK (OGUK/UKOOA) offshore medicals for workers in the industry. This can also include a max V02 assessment for fitness to be a member of the Emergency Response Team (ERT) and fitness for Emergency Breathing Equipment Training. This is in addition to the wide range of pre-employment, periodic, HUET medicals etc that we already perform. As a private medical centre we can usually arrange medicals at very short notice, often on...
Great news for us and all her patients who've been telling us how much they've missed her, after her maternity leave and a couple of years in London, Dr Jenny Ho starts back with us on Monday 23rd April.
A big thank you to all our patients who recently completed our patient survey. We would just like to share the results regarding areas that you felt could be improved and how we are trying to address these:
It can be difficult for some patients to get an appointment with the doctor of their choice in particular with Dr Denz – we have changed Dr Denz's roster to provide 2 hours of acute care appointments every day (appointments that can only be boo...