Tel: 9579 3866 | Fax: 9579 2220

82 Mackie Road
Bentleigh East 3165

Pathology Bentleigh East

Melbourne Pathology is offering a quality pathology service at Mackie Road Clinic from Monday to Friday 8.00am to 1.30pm and every Saturday from 9am to 12pm. No appointment is required.

Most services are bulk-billed to our patients holding Medicare cards. There may be a fee for some specialised tests not covered by Medicare.

Other investigations, eg: ECGs, Spirometry and 24hour blood pressure monitoring can also be performed at the surgery.

WHAT DO I NEED FOR MY TEST?

  • For most tests, an appointment is not required and on arrival at the clinic you will be attended to in order.

  • You will need to bring with you the pathology request form which has been signed by your doctor.

  • You need to bring your Medicare card and, if applicable, pension or Health Care Card including Veteran’s Affairs card.

OBTAINING MY RESULTS:

  • Routine test results are generally available within 3 days of collection. However, some testing is more involved and may take longer

  • To assist you in organizing a follow up appointment with your doctor, we encourage you to ask your doctor when the results will be available

  • Results can be obtained by phoning the clinic between 3-4pm on a Monday to Friday to discuss with the practice nurse.

FASTING INSTRUCTIONS FOR PATIENTS:

  • Some tests require fasting for 8-15 hours prior to collection of the sample.

  • The most common tests that require fasting are lipid testing including cholesterol, triglycerides, HDL/LDL, glucose and GTT.

  • Please maintain adequate level of plain water during the fasting period. Tea, coffee and soft drinks must not be consumed

  • Smoking should be avoided

 

Our Hours

  • Mon to Thurs
    8.30am-8.30pm
  • Friday
    8.30am -7pm
  • Saturday
    9am-1pm
  • Sun/Public holiday
    9am-12pm
  • By Appointment Only

Book a Service

  • Childhood Immunisation
  • Skin Cancer Checks
  • Travel Health Advice

About Mackie Road Clinic

Here at Mackie Road Clinic we have been part of the East Bentleigh community for over 60 years, caring for local residents of all ages.

Read More...

Contact Us

Mackie Road Clinic
ph. (03) 9579 3866
fax.(03) 9579 2220
www.mrclinic.com.au

Follow Us