Family Medicine

We’re here for You

At Better Health Greenhills Medical Centre, we provide patient centred, continuing, comprehensive and coordinated wholeperson primary health care to individuals and families of all ages in their communities. Our doctors are trained to provide acute illness care, chronic illness care, and preventative care. They believe in developing lasting, caring relationships with their patients and their families and always aim to integrate the biological, clinical and behavioural sciences to provide you with continuing and comprehensive family health care.

Our doctors at Better Health Greenhills Medical Centre keep expectant mothers healthy, provide care and support for those trying to conceive, address the physical, emotional, mental, and social needs of children, adolescents, adults, and seniors. We are aware that family dynamics can affect each family member’s health and wellbeing.

We are proud to offer unique conveniences as part of our patient-centered approach to care, including onsite pathology services and allied health professionals, extended hours and Saturday appointments. When you are in need of tests, or the services of a medical specialist, our team works hard to coordinate and track your care.

We also offer family planning services, including contraception counselling and treatment. Our doctors are accredited to perform:

  • Mirena insertion and removal
  • Implanon insertion and removal
  • Contraceptive depot injections
  • Vasectomies.

Our Services

General FAQ’s

We’re available during the following hours:

Mon – Fri 8am – 6pm
Saturday 8am – 12pm
Sunday & Public Holidays Closed

Please call the surgery to make an appointment.  Staff are available from 7.30 am to make an appointment for you. Please call Ph: (02)49333093.  Emergencies will always be given priority. Additionally patients can now access HotDocs to arrange for online appointments and the site can be visited for more details. Click here to book online

No, we do not require a referral for minor procedures. Bookings are required.

  • Skin cancer & cosmetic excisions
  • Vasectomy
  • Circumcision
  • Mirena & Implanon insertion and removal

We are a mixed billing practice. We bulk bill aged pensioners over 65 who have a healthcare card or pension card from Centrelink, DVA card holders and children from 0 to 5 years are bulk billed.

Standard consultation: $75 (up to 15 minutes)
Concession card holders $60

Long consultation: $115
Concession card holders $100

*Two members of one family on the same day: one will be charged a lesser fee of $60
*This does not apply to skin checks & excisions​
*Children from 0-5 years old: bulk billed
*Patients from 5 to 64 who have a pension or health care card from Centrelink will be charged $60

You can visit us at our Greenhills practice adjacent to the New England Highway.

Our address is: 1/6-10 Blaxland St East Maitland NSW 2323

After hours care is provided by GP Access After Hours by calling 1300 130 147.  If you require emergency care due to a life threatening illness or injury please contact 000 or attend your nearest emergency department.

The Hunter Valley Skin Cancer Clinic is our other practice focussed on skin cancer checkups and excisions. Services offered include:

  • Skin checks
  • Skin cancer excisions
  • Skin cancer non-surgical treatment
  • Dermatology appointments
  • Cosmetic procedures

Visit the Hunter Valley Skin Cancer Clinic at www.huntervalleyskincancerclinic.com

When a patient attends the surgery without an appointment they will be allocated the first available appointment and will usually be required to wait or return at a later time later in the day.

The doctors attend the Living care Nursing Home at East Maitland and the Opal Nursing Home at Maitland.  Apart from palliative care and nursing home visit other home visits can be arranged but these are not bulk billed.

Just a 2 minute walk from Greenhills Shopping Centre

Better Health Greenhills offers high quality healthcare and specific medical procedures. Conveniently located in East Maitland, patients throughout the Hunter region attend our practice.

  • 6-10 Blaxland St, East Maitland NSW 2323

  • Opening Hours

    Mon – Fri : 8am – 6pm
    Saturday : 8am – 12pm
    Sundays & Public Holidays : Closed

Become a happier, healthier you!

Book an appointment with Better Health Greenhills today, no referral required.

Book an Appointment

Become a happier, healthier you!

Book an appointment with Better Health Greenhills today, no referral required.

Book an Appointment