This week the Pharmacy Guild of Australia are calling to become a place for health checks prompting the Dr Cameron Loy, the Victoria chair of the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners (RACGP), to say patients should steer clear of having heart, diabetes and cholesterol checks at pharmacies.
We get Dr Ross Walker’s thoughts.
Listen to the podcast here.
About Dr Ross Walker. Dr Walker has a medical practice in Lindfield on the upper north shore of Sydney. He provides a service in all aspects of echocardiography, focusing on stress echocardiography which is a well accepted, accurate method for assessing heart disease, not involving irradiation or injections.
Should you require emergency medical advice, call 000. Otherwise speak to your GP. Dr Ross Walker’s practice details are below.
Lindfield Cardiology Suite 28
12 Tryon Rd, Lindfield
Sydney, NSW 2070
Appointments, call 02 9415 6185
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