CARLTON FAMILY MEDICAL 88 Rathdowne St. Carlton, Victoria 3053

Carlton Family Medical is a general practice located in the heart of Carlton (Corner of Rathdowne and Elgin St). We are a privately-billing practice with male and female Australian trained doctors including a psychiatrist and psychologist and onsite pathology service. We are committed to providing comprehensive, high-quality, primary health care and we welcome new patients and visitors to Melbourne.

Clinical Staff

General Practitioners

  • Dr Brooke Anderson
  • Dr Austin Chow
  • Dr Michael Lum
  • Dr Mark Seychell
  • Dr Marie Spiroulias
  • Dr Georgina Whittaker


  • Dr Linda Kader


  • Tonia Martin
  • Niamh Long

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Influenza Vaccine

  • Influenza vaccines are now available. Free Government vaccines for eligible people (65 yrs and over; chronic disease etc) and for all private patients cost $15.00

We have Quadrivalent vaccine (covers against four influenza strains) and recommend this over the Trivalent vaccine (covers three strains) for the additional protection it offers. Please book an appointment with your doctor (fee charged) or our practice nurse (bulk-billing available) for the vaccination.


Phone 83303900

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Opening Hours

Monday 8.30am-5.00pm
Tuesday 8.30am-5.00pm
Wednesday 8.30am-6.00pm
Thursday 8.30am-5.00pm
Friday 8.30am-5.00pm
Saturday 9.00am-1.00pm

CHILDHOOD IMMUNISATION CLINIC: Our Practice nurse will see children registered with the practice for routine government funded childhood immunisations. Doctor appointments are needed for additional vaccinations. Details>

Online Appointment Bookings

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Service Offered

Comprehensive health care; Illness prevention, Chronic Disease care and Care Plans, Mental Health Care and Care Plans, Children Health and Immunisations, Pregnancy Care, Sexual Health and Contraception; Travel Advice and Immunisations, Skin checks, READ MORE>

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After Hours Care

National Home Doctor Service Phone 137425

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Nurse on Call 1300 60 60 24

In the event of an emergency please phone 000

Local hospital emergency departments include-
Royal Melbourne Hospital Ground Floor, 1B Building, Grattan Street, Parkville Vic 3050
St Vincents Hospital 41 Victoria Parade, Fitzroy VIC 306
Royal Womens Hospital Corner of Grattan St & Flemington Rd, Parkville VIC 3052
Royal Childrens Hospital 50 Flemington Road Parkville Patients with private health insurance can also attend emergency departments at-
Epworth Hospital 34 Erin Street, Richmond
Cabrini Health 183 Wattletree Rd Malvern Vic 3144
Please note : private hospitals charge an out of pocket fee for emergency care.