The number of people using medical cannabis is on the rise, with more than 6,000 patients approved for treatment under the Special Access Scheme (SAS) in September 2020 alone. As medical cannabis becomes more mainstream in medicine across Australia, many find themselves questioning ‘is it legal?’ and ‘what is it used for?’. In this article, we’re going to explore everything you need to know about medical cannabis, and how you
When you visit a medical centre, it’s nice to know what to expect when it comes to how much you’ll pay and how much your insurance will pay. You may have been bulk billed before. In general, if you visit the doctor and aren’t charged, chances are you were bulk billed. If you visit the doctor often or are just curious, it’s nice to know how bulk billing works so
The COVID-19 pandemic can make going to medical centres in Rockhampton a nerve-wracking prospect. However, it’s important to stay on top of good healthcare at this time – probably more than ever. At Wandal Medical Centre we are providing many services during the pandemic, including telehealth appointments that mean you don’t have to visit the clinic in person. However, if an in-office visit is necessary, you can use these tips
Wandal Medical Centre is open Monday to Friday with after-hours appointments on request. Our consulting physician, Dr. Priyanta Thotagamuwa (MBBS, FRACGP), offers medical assistance to patients of all ages, seeking advice, treatment or some minor procedures. A full list of services is available here.
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