Newsletter

We farewell Dr Julia Spicer

5 Oct 2020We farewell Dr Julia Spicer

We are sad to see Dr Julia leave, but wish her all the best for her future in New South Wales. We understand that for many of our patients Dr Julia was your usual doctor, below we would like to highlight some of our other fabulous doctors that you might consider seeing now. To see […]

Welcome Dr Alina!

5 Oct 2020Welcome Dr Alina!

We are extremely delighted to welcome Dr Alina Yaremenko to the team here at Turn the Corner Medical Clinic. Dr Alina joined us in August, in the paragraph below Dr Alina talks a little more about herself. I believe in quality, comprehensive, holistic care, and offer that in health partnerships with my patients. Whilst I […]

Dr Imogen talks to us about Insomnia

5 Oct 2020Dr Imogen talks to us about Insomnia

How are you sleeping? Insomnia affects 1 in 6 Australians, and almost 60% of us regularly experience at least one chronic sleep symptom (such as trouble falling asleep, not staying asleep, or waking in the early hours and not being able to fall back asleep).   In addition to feeling tired and grumpy the next […]

August Newsletter – Cervical Screenings

28 Aug 2020August Newsletter – Cervical Screenings

In this edition of the Turn The Corner newsletter, we hear from Dr Ambika Vohora about the importance of cervical screenings. Additionally, we talk about the Turn the Corner COVID swabbing clinic.      Cervical Screening Test: Three dreaded words for many of the women in Australia, but for me they bring nerdy excitement. Did you […]

July Newsletter – Our New Home

22 Jul 2020July Newsletter – Our New Home

In this edition of the Turn The Corner newsletter, we hear from our Principal GP Dr Tamsin Franklin about our new clinic space and how we are utilising this space to maintain a safe space for all our patients. We also talk about our HotDoc system, including the appointments and requests that can be made via […]

June Newsletter – The Importance of Meningococcal Vaccinations

24 Jun 2020June Newsletter – The Importance of Meningococcal Vaccinations

In this edition of the Turn The Corner newsletter, we hear from Nurse Petra about the importance of Meningococcal vaccinations for your children. We also have some exciting news about additional appointment types now able to be booked online, to save you time. The importance of Meningococcal vaccinations      Here at Turn The Corner […]

May 2020 – Reflection on Life and Death

20 Jun 2020May 2020 – Reflection on Life and Death

Hello all, a bit of a sober title in celebration of moving into our beautiful space. I grew up in Tasmania. My parents were young “ Ten Pound Poms” who left the UK to start a new life in Australia. My dad started teaching physics at Devonport High School and I started at the local […]

April Newsletter 2020

5 May 2020April Newsletter 2020

This month we focus on mental health as we understand that many of our patients are stressed and anxious at present. So we asked Dr. Deirdre Ryan, Clinical Psychologist and Co-Founder of Aruna Psychology, a local practice that we refer to, for her advice… We recognise that the past number of weeks have been very […]

March 2020 Newsletter – Asthma, COVID and the Flu

25 Mar 2020March 2020 Newsletter – Asthma, COVID and the Flu

This month we hear from Dr Ben about this upcoming flu season and why the flu vaccines are important and beneficial. We also say farewell to one of our nurses Jill, but welcome two new friendly faces to the clinic. Asthma, COVID and the Flu        Asthma is a common condition  in Australia, […]

Newsletter February 2020 – Diabetes Service Update

26 Feb 2020Newsletter February 2020 – Diabetes Service Update

This month we hear from one of our fabulous nurses, Jill, who wants to share the exciting news about a service we are now offering for all of our patients with diabetes. We also discuss our Instagram page and the exciting plan we have to use this to capture the progress of Turn The Corner’s […]