• OCTOBER 26, 2018

    Fighting Meningococcal Disease

    Meningococcal disease is caused by a number of different strains of the bacterium Neisseria meningitidis. The bacterium is commonly found in the upper respiratory tract of people and is spread between people through infected droplets in the air. Meningococcal disease is a rare bacterial disease. In Australia it affects approximately 300 people per year. Although

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    • OCTOBER 26, 2018

    Approved Yellow Fever Clinic

    Yellow Fever If you are travelling to Africa, the Caribbean, Central or South America, you should be aware of the risk of yellow fever.  Yellow fever vaccinations must be provided by an approved yellow fever clinic. Aspendale Clinic is an approved clinic. One of our doctors will provide a vaccination certificate in the form approved

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    • APRIL 22, 2014

    Antenatal shared care

    Did you know two of our general practitioners are accredited antenatal  shared care providers! This means that a woman’s pregnancy care can be shared between the Royal Women’s (Parkville/Sandringham) or Frankston Hospital and Dr Aleksandra Dodic. Shared maternity care is a popular option of care for healthy women with a normal pregnancy. The benefits of shared

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