Serving our community for over 15 years.
Hobart TAS 7000
Frequently asked questions
City Doctors & Travel Clinic is located at 188 Collins Street in Hobart, Tasmania. There is on-street parking available.
City Doctors & Travel Clinic is a private billing practice. Consultation fees are payable in full at the time of consultation.
The cost of a standard consultation at City Doctors & Travel Clinic is $85.00 and is exclusive of any materials fee charged for dressings, materials used in procedures, contraceptives, and certain vaccines. However, the doctor will charge according to the consult provided. A list of consultation fees is displayed in the reception and waiting areas.
A standard consultation time is 15 minutes.
A longer consultation time is 30 minutes. If you have numerous or complex medical issues or require a procedure, a longer consultation may be required.
A travel consultation is 30 minutes. Travel consultations should be booked 4-6 weeks prior to your departure to allow time for a detailed evaluation of all your travel health needs. If you are closer to departure, it is still a good idea to book an appointment.
Please arrive at the clinic 10 minutes prior to your scheduled appointment time to complete a required pre-travel questionnaire.
Part of the cost of travel vaccinations may be reclaimed through your private health fund. Please contact your health fund for more information.
City Doctors & Travel Clinic do not facilitate walk-in appointments unless a doctor deems that an urgent consultation is required. This is because most of our doctors are booked up in advance. To book an appointment online, please visit https://www.hotdoc.com.au/medical-centres/hobart-TAS-7000/city-doctors/doctors. Alternatively, please call us on 6231 3003.
At City Doctors & Travel Clinic, we use a secure automated SMS system to communicate with patients about results. Depending on the test that has been undertaken, a consultation may be required to receive results. It is the patient’s responsibility to follow up on their test results, and we actively encourage our patients to be proactive in their healthcare and book an appointment for results before leaving the clinic.
Unless encryption is used, email is not a secure platform for communicating sensitive information such as test results. Also, to protect your privacy, you should never email personal information such as your birth date, address, Medicare card number, etc. to our clinic.
Yes, in most circumstances you will need to see a doctor to have a script written. Doctors have a duty of care and need to determine if you should be prescribed a medication based on various factors, or if you should continue or cease taking a medication they may have prescribed for you previously.
Regardless of the nature of your visit, you need to book an appointment with a doctor to ensure that you receive the correct level of care. Depending on your individual circumstance, you may also need to see a nurse either before or after your appointment with a doctor. Our reception staff can answer any particular questions you may have about your appointment.
If your usual doctor is fully booked and you need to see a doctor today, please call us on 6231 3003, and we will, depending on the circumstances, try to book you in with your usual doctor, or if this is not possible, another doctor who has an appointment available.
City Doctors & Travel Clinic is open between 8:30am and 5:00pm, Monday to Friday. The earliest appointment time is 8:30am, and the last appointment for the day is 4:45pm.
Yes, we have a large waiting room area where you can likely sit away from other people. Alternatively, please speak with our reception staff when you arrive, and they will arrange an area for you.
Yes, of course! We have several doctors with an interest in travel medicine. Please speak with your doctor.
Yes, we have several doctors who have significant experience advising on skin cancer medicine. Please speak with your doctor.
Yes, we have several doctors with an interest in children’s health. Please speak with one of our reception team members.
Yes, we have two nurses working at City Doctors & Travel Clinic between Monday and Friday.