Health Sciences

ACU Medical Centre

The ACU Medical Centre is a General Practice which offers comprehensive, high quality health care to ACU Students, staff and the local community.


  • General medicine
  • Drug and alcohol related issues
  • Immunisation
  • Men's health
  • Mental health
  • Referrals
    • Sexual health
    • Skin checks
    • Travel medicine
    • Wellness support
    • Women's health
    • Child Health
    • Clinical Placement Vaccinations


    ACU Medical Centre
    8 Approach Road, Banyo 4014

    Surgery hours

    9:30am – 1:30pm

    Tuesday – Thursday
    9:00am – 2:30pm

    8:00am – 12:30pm

    Making an appointment

    Phone 07 3623 7740 Fax 3622 9007

    After hours care

    After Hours Service 13 7425

    This practice has an arrangement with Home Doctor Service to provide care for patients of this practice outside of normal consulting hours. Their website is

    In case of a medical emergency on campus, dial 000.

    Doctor consultations are by appointment only.

    A standard consultation is 15 minutes long. If you have a complex problem, or more than one concern, please ask for a longer appointment. If you are not sure if you need a longer appointment, please ask our receptionist.

    Every effort is made to keep as close to scheduled appointment times as possible. Variation occurs when it becomes necessary to fit in urgent cases between normal appointments. We apologise for delays however suggest that you phone ahead of your appointment time to see how the GP is running.

    ACU Medical Centre does not make appointments via email.

    Prescriptions, Referrals, Medical Certificates will not be issued without an appointment. Medical advice cannot be provided via email to ensure privacy & confidentiality is maintained. Please discuss with your doctor if you have any concerns.

    This practice does not provide over the phone consultations.

    Interpreter Services are available if required, please let us know when you make an appointment and we can organise this for you (TIS National Ph 13 14 50).  To assist with disease prevention and to deliver cultural appropriate care, please advise your GP of your cultural background.

    Failing to attend a scheduled appointment may result in a fee bring charged.  Please notify us if you are unable to attend a scheduled appointment.

    Our doctors

    • Dr Tania Burgess MBBS FRACGP
    • Dr Rebecca Dunn MBBS FRACGP
    • Psychologist: Margaret Rebgetz

    Nurse – Sally
    Practice Manager – Amanda
    Reception Team – Robyn and Sharon

    Other ACU health services

    Student Services offers a large range of support services including counselling, study skills, accommodation services, career advice and disability services.

    Fees and billing arrangements

    The GPs at this practice will bulk bill ACU Students, Aged pensioners, Veterans Gold Card holders and children under 16 years of age. There is a discounted fee for ACU staff.

    For all other patients, fees apply. Please ask reception for details. Fees are payable at the time of consultation by cash, EFTPOS or Credit Card. Our practice offers the HICAPS system which allows your Medicare rebate to be to be paid into your nominated bank account. Please ask reception if you have any questions regarding this facility.