Bingara Medical Centre

The Bingara Medical Centre is a rural teaching practice situated in large purpose built premises, which are provided by the Gwydir shire Council. It is the only practice in the town and has in excess of 2000 patients, including those from surrounding districts.

accredited-general-practice-logoThe practice has four consulting rooms, a treatment room, a three bed triage suite and a pathology consulting room.  The practitioners are visiting medical officers to the local district hospital and are participants in the education of medical students from around Australia.

The practice is approximately two hours away from the closest Base hospital and specialists. However, a full range of general practice services is offered from the centre’s practitioners, including palliative care and women’s health.

An optometrist visits monthly.

Other services offered

  • Cryotherapy
  • Travel Vaccinations
  • Minor Surgery
  • Family Planning
  • On-site Coagulation Testing
  • ECG/Spirometry Testing
  • Telehealth conferencing with specialists.

Rural & Remote Medical Services.Surgery Hours

  • Monday, Tuesday, Thursday – 8am to 5pm
  • Wednesday & Friday – 9am to 5pm
  • Saturday & Sunday – Closed.

Billing Arrangements

  • Bulk-bill Medicare for all Gwydir Shire residents.
  • Visitors pay at time of consultation.

Contact Details
94 Maitland Street
Tel: 02 6724 1900
Fax: 02 6724 1996
Email: Bingara Medical Centre

After hours & Emergency
Outside surgery hours, medical care is available by telephoning Bingara Health Service on 02 6728 0100 where the nursing staff will contact on-call doctor if required.

For emergencies telephone 000



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