Local health services
If you need medical assistance after hours or want to see a dentist or other allied health professional, you can contact our preferred providers listed here.
These practices do not necessarily bulk bill students; you may need to pay a fee.
Home Doctor Service
This service is available weeknights, weekends and public holidays. This is Swinburne's agreed provider for after-hours GP services. The Home Doctor Service only provides services after hours.
Patients will be bulk billed if they have a Medicare card. If you are an overseas student with OSHC you will be charged the rebate amount, which you can claim back through your insurance provider.
t: 13 7425 (13 SICK)
Swinburne Private Dental
This dentist offers a 10% discount for Swinburne students.
390 Burwood Road
t: +613 9818 2181
HEMAC (Hawthorn East Medical & Aesthetic Clinic)
This medical centre bulk bills all patients with a Medicare card, from Monday to Friday; on Saturdays there is a $20 out-of-pocket charge after the rebate.
International students are charged a discounted rate of $50 to $130, depending on the length of the consultation, which can be claimed back through your insurance provider.
663 Burwood Road
t: +613 9078 9997
Access Health and Community
This community health service provides access to a range of allied health professionals, including dentists, podiatrists and speech pathologists. Students on a low income can access these services for free or for a low fee of around $15.
378 Burwood Road
t: +613 9818 6703