A general practitioner (GP) is a doctor who is also qualified in general medical practice. GPs are often the first point of contact for someone, of any age, who feels sick or has a health concern. They treat a wide range of medical conditions and health issues.
A GP may also undertake further education in specific areas such as women’s or men’s health, sports medicine or paediatrics.
WOMEN’S HEALTH & PAEDIATRICS
Dr. Tamlyn McKeag is a general practitioner with an interest in women’s health and paediatrics.
HOUSE CALLS WHEN AVAILABLE
Between the hours of 6am and 6pm during the week. Open Saturdays except public holidays from 9am to midday.
SCRIPTS FOR CHRONIC MEDICATION
We provide chronic medication scripts. For further information, please download the following document: Scripts Policy
Below is a list of some important information.
Should you wish to make an appointment with Dr Dion O’Cuinneagain or Dr Tamlyn McKeag please book here or contact reception on 021 7129367 during office hours from 8:30am to 5:30pm Monday to Friday or email firstname.lastname@example.org with your preferred date, time and contact details.
In the event of an emergency, please contact the rooms for emergency numbers. We are generally available between 6am to 6 pm.If we are uncontactable please go to your nearest emergency room. Constantiaberg Trauma Unit 021 7992193; Kingsbury Trauma Unit 021 670 4333; Vincent Palotti Casualty / Cardiac 0860 532 532, Melomed 0800 786 000.
Please allow 24 – 48 hours for a reply via email. Please note that emails do not substitute for consultations and medical advice cannot be given via email.
For any repeat scripts, please email email@example.com with the details, and allow a minimum of 24 hours (weekdays) to be attended to.
For Chronic Medication forms, Motivations and any other documents, please allow for a minimum of 14 days for this to be completed.
Please keep in mind that any administrative tasks taking place outside an appointment is subject to being billed, such as the completion of forms etc.
Should you make an appointment and fail to keep your appointment or cancel within 24 hours of your appointment, you will be billed for a lost appointment.