About us

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WHO WE ARE

We are a community focused surgery that delivers high quality clinical care and education.

 

We understand the importance of having a constant family doctor and the significant role our staff play in the health and wellbeing of each member of your family.

At Appletree Family Practice, we understand what patient care truly means. We are open to new patients and we welcome you to book an appointment and become part of the Appletree family.

For over 20 years, Appletree Family Practice was previously known as Charleston After Hours Medical Centre. In mid-2012, we changed our name and relocated from the Pacific Highway to a new state-of-the-art building at Health Square on Smith Street, Charlestown. This important evolution in our business enables us to continue our efforts to provide our patients with a high standard of care.

Some examples of our services include:

  • Children’s Health
  • Immunisation
  • Family Planning
  • Women’s Health
  • Travel Health
  • Work Injury
  • Sexual Health
  • Pre-Employment, Sports and Industry Medicals
  • Chronic Disease Clinics
  • Skin Cancer Clinics
  • Wound Care/Management
  • Sports Medicine
  • Diving Medicals
  • Workcover issues

We have more than 20 years of experience.


With more than 20 years of experience and expertise within the health service industry, our professional doctors provide medical care to the highest standards.



At Appletree Family Practice, we have a diverse team of doctors with a range of specialities to cater for your specific needs. Our friendly staff of doctors, nurses and administrators are dedicated to providing you with a caring and professional health service.



We have a great variety of health services. Some of which services include men’s and women’s health, shared antenatal care, paediatrics, geriatrics, mental health, skin checks, minor surgical procedures, travel medicine, routine childhood immunisations and work injuries.


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QUALIFIED DOCTORS

WE ARE RELIABLE & TRUSTED

Our highly qualified and trained doctors cater our various services to suit your specific needs.

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LATEST NEWS

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Dr Emily Thomas

June 21, 2018 by Dr.Peter Cooke

Welcome Back to the beautiful, caring and always smiling Dr Emily Thomas! After travelling Australia and abroad Emily has decided to call Newcastle and Ap [ ... ]

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FLU Clinics

June 21, 2018 by Dr.Peter Cooke

Appletree Family Practice is running Flu Clinics You can book an appointment online or phone the practice on (02) 4922 6400. For the latest information o [ ... ]

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Our Email

September 1, 2017 by Michelle Horswood

Appletree Family Practice would like to advise that info@appletreefamilypractice.com.au is an un-monitored mailbox. We value patient privacy and email i [ ... ]

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Welcome Dr Catherine Lau

January 9, 2017 by Dr. John Stanton

We would like to welcome Dr Lau back to the Appletree Family! Dr Lau will be joining the Appletree team on a fulltime basis commencing the 9th January 20 [ ... ]

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