Monday to Thursday: 8:30am - 6:30pm
Friday: 8:30am - 6:00pm
Saturday: 9:00am - 1:00pm
Welcome to Optimal Family Health
General Practice Consulations
Dr Salmond has over 20 years experience in General Practice as has Dr Chan Metcalfe. They have both completed full General Practice training and are competent and experienced in looking after adults, adolescents, children and babies.
Gynaecology and Women’s Health
Both our Family Physicians can deal with a full range of gynaecology issues from routine PAP smears , all types of menstrual dysfunction, sexual health, pelvic pain, vaginal infections and STI’s. They also have an interest in investigation and treatment of infertility.
We are a very family friendly clinic. Both Dr Salmond and Dr Chan Metcalfe enjoy seeing and have experience with children. Dr Christie Chan Metcalfe has a Diploma in Child Health.
Optimal Wellness and Anti-Ageing Medicine
In addition to treating illness we are also interested in promoting optimal wellness with a view to good quality of life and vitality. This involves vitamin and hormone optimisation. Also early detection and prevention of future disease and increasing healthy lifespan.
This is a form of diagnosis and treatment that focusses on the relationship between structure and function in the body’s nervous, lymphatic and circulatory systems. It aims to restore function through manipulative therapy and other treatment modalities. In addition to musculoskeletal problems, it can also address many other conditions (see services).
Dr Salmond and Dr Chan Metcalfe both hold Diplomas in Dermatology. We diagnose and treat a wide range of dermatology conditions. These include; acne, eczema, rosacea, hair loss, alopecia, pigmented disorders, fungal nail fungal disorders and ingrown toenails, wart treatment, mole and screening, biopsy and removal.