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Southgate Medical was founded by our principal Dr Martin Fox in 2001. We are located in the Southgate centre at Southbank, just on the outskirts of Melbourne’s CBD, and we welcome all new patients.

Our dedicated and highly experienced medical team is committed to providing a quality service which values the importance of

  • Continuity and consistency of care
  • An individualised whole person approach
  • Maintaining the highest professional clinical and ethical standards

The doctors at Southgate Medical all have a broad range of clinical experience and professional expertise that includes general practice, women’s health, men’s health, travel medicine and skin cancer treatment.

Southgate Medical is an AGPAL accredited practice.

Our Services




Children’s Immunisations

Skin Cancer

Psychology / 

Pathology Collection



Meet Our Doctors

Southbank Doctor

Dr Martin Fox

Dr Martin is the principal of our practice with over thirty years’ experience in all aspects of general practice. His special interests include travel medicine, infectious… Read More

Doctor Melbourne

Dr Kirsty Dunhill

Dr Kirsty has special interests in women’s & children’s health. After graduating from Monash University medical school in 1993 she worked a number of years… Read More

Medical Centre Southbank

Dr Nick Alfieri

Dr Nick is one of our most popular and respected doctors. He is a very experienced GP and has been a member of the Southgate Medical team since 2008… Read More

Dr Natalie

Dr Natalie trained as a GP in Hong Kong & is fluent in Cantonese. She holds a joint Fellowship of the RACGP & HKCFP as well as the Diploma in Child Health… Read More

A southbank doctor

Dr Jeet Garud

As well as being a very experienced GP, Dr Jeet is also an accredited skin cancer doctor and is a member of the Skin Cancer College of Australasia (SCCA)… Read More

Dr Prachi Dadheech

Dr Prachi is a respected member of our medical team with special interests in Women’s Health, Sexual and Reproductive Medicine & Aesthetic Medicin… Read More

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What is Tuberculosis?

What is Tuberculosis? Tuberculosis (commonly referred to as TB) is a potentially severe infectious disease caused by the Mycobacterium bacterium. While mainly affecting the lungs, the tuberculosis bacteria can also attack your brain, kidney, and spine. Some people can get infected with tuberculosis and not become sick. This condition is called latent tuberculosis infection (LTBI). …

Carpal tunnel syndrome

What is carpal tunnel syndrome? Carpal tunnel syndrome occurs when there is pressure on the Median nerve in the carpal tunnel of the wrist. It is characterised by a painful tingling and burning sensation particularly around the fingers. People with carpal tunnel syndrome experience symptoms such as numbness, tingling and pain especially at night. What …

What is an anaphylactic reaction?

What is an anaphylactic reaction? Anaphylactic reactions are symptoms due to severe allergies, which cause serious and sudden illness that may result in death. They occur due to an overreaction of the immune system to certain substances or triggers, which are normally otherwise harmless. But if it’s caused by an accident, victims may need to …

Hepatitis Infections & Vaccinations

What is hepatitis? Hepatitis is a disease where the liver becomes inflamed and damaged. The liver is a very important organ for filtering the blood and maintaining the body’s nutrition through making proteins and storing vitamins and iron. If the liver cannot perform its normal function, serious illness can occur. Symptoms of hepatitis Nausea Abdominal …