General Practice Liaison Unit - GPs with Special Interests
General Practice Liaison Unit
GPs with Special Interests
GPs may wish to consider referring certain patients to GPs with special interests, as listed below.
Oakden Medical Centre
Fax: (08) 8266 7755
Special clinics include:
Enuresis and Encopresis Clinic – for children of all ages up to and including 16 years of age.
Potties and Pillows Child Development Clinic – for infants and children with sleep issues, toileting issues, developmental concerns, disabilities and multiple or severe health problems. Sleep supports used are those developed by the Royal Childrens Hospital (RCH), Melbourne and the Murdoch Childrenâ€™s Research Institute. Our staff have completed certification training in sleep through the RCH Infant Sleep project.
Oakden Kids Clinic – GP Paediatric clinic for babies and kids 0-16 years and their parents, including child services for unsettled babies/poor sleep, breast/bottle feeding, starting solids, growth and development checks and learning.
Dr Brian Symon
Kensington Park Medical Practice
Fax (08) 8431 1101
Specialty services include:
- pre labour consultations to avoid problems in the first week and month of life
- feeding strategies to minimise risks of dehydration, hypoglycemia, hypernatraemia and hyper bilirubinaemia.
- strategies to achieve optimal growth
- care strategies aiming to achieve 12 hours of night sleep by 12 weeks of age
last modified: 24 Nov 2017