Medical Services

Our mission at Banu clinic is to provide high quality personalised medical care. We provide after-hour and all day Saturday appointments. We are passionate about offering a diverse range of medical services in a modern comfortable setting. We have special interest in women’s health and skin.

Our physician

Dr Neda Zamanifar holds fellowship of the Royal Australian Collage of General Practitioners, and has been practicing in Australia and overseas for more than 15 years.
Dr Neda Zamanifar has extensive experience in attending to women’s health concerns and giving pregnancy and contraceptive advise. In addition, she has had additional training in skin cancer medicine and surgery and is constantly expanding her expertise attending most up to date training workshops and courses in Australia and overseas.
Neda speaks fluent English, Farsi, and Dari.

General Treatments

  • General health concerns
  • Management of chronic disease
  • Mental health care plan
  • Nutrition and lifestyle advice
  • Children’s health and development

Women’s Health

At Banu, we believe healthy women result in healthy families. We are committed to promoting female wellbeing and health in all aspects. Our female only doctors and staff are discreet and caring and we aim to provide our patients with the highest quality of care. The services and treatments we offer, include but not limited to:

• Cervical and breast screening test
• Contraception counselling
• IUD or Implanon insertion and removal
• Sexual health
• Pre-pregnancy planning
• Obstetrics shared care
• Postnatal check
• Menopausal care

Skin’s health

At Banu we are proud to offer an outstanding quality of skin related diagnosis and procedural work. Dr Zamanifar has obtained additional training and has special interest in skin cancer medicine and procedures.
Early detection and diagnosis of skin cancer is very important. Our skin checks are very through. We strongly recommend regular check-up for safety.

• Consultations for general skin concerns
• Skin cancer checks
• Prescription of compounded creams

Skin Related Procedures

• Skin lesion biopsy
• Skin and scalp lesion excision
• Incisions and drainage of small abscesses
• Wound repair management
• Keloid scar treatment
• Injection therapy for alopecia areata

Billing

At Banu, we believe in affordable healthcare. our consults and a range of our medical procedures are bulk billed for valid Medicare holders. For international students and foreign visitors on private health insurance, our consults are gap-free. Some procedures and services attract a gap fee payable on the day at our premises. Please ask or call our reception for more information.

New patients please arrive 10-15 minutes early to fill in forms and bring your valid medicare card. We are located on Level 2.

FAQ

HOW OFTEN SHOULD I VISIT MY PRACTITIONER FOR A SKIN CHECK UP?

According to current guidelines, adults under the age of 50 and with no family history of melanoma are recommended to have skin check-up every two years while a yearly check up is strongly recommended for adults over the age of 50, or anyone who has a family history of melanoma .

ARE THERE NON-HORMONAL CONTRACEPTIVE OPTIONS AVAILABLE?

Yes. Copper IUD is a non-hormonal method of birth control. Discuss contraceptive options with your physician.

WHAT ALLIED HEALTH SERVICES ARE AVAILABLE?

Conveniently there are a range of health services located nearby including pathology, pharmacy, dentistry, psychology, and podiatry.