Racecourse Road Health Centre
Everyday Medical Care, Racecourse Road, Brisbane
We offer General Practice medical services – even on weekends/public holidays
Racecourse Road Health Centre is a General Practice in Ascot, Brisbane. We offer a wide variety of medical services, whilst continually delivering a high-standard of community-based healthcare. Providing personalised and ongoing care to our patient’s health is something we value highly. We strive to provide a friendly and compassionate atmosphere that is committed to bringing the highest quality of health care to each individual, families and the wider community of Ascot. Just call us to make an appointment, book online – we even accept ‘walk-ins’ 119 Racecourse Rd, Ascot, Queensland 4007. Our doctors are here for you – this includes basic emergency care.
Our medical centre is located in in the heart of Ascot on Racecourse Road Brisbane. Ascot is a well-established suburb in the City of Brisbane, beautifully characterised by large Queenslander style homes. Ascot is located approximately 7 kilometres north-east of Brisbane’s Central Business District. Our Doctors extend a warm welcome to you from our tranquil and relaxed medical centre surrounded by wonderful cafes, restaurants and we also have a Coles supermarket right next door. Our Doctors will provide you with care and assistance based on decades of medical knowledge and expertise. Our mission is to provide the highest standard of patient care whilst incorporating a holistic approach toward diagnosis and management of illness…
At Racecourse Road Health Centre we are fully equipped to treat all health issues of pilots, flight crew, flight passengers, air traffic controllers or staff that work on airports and air fields as a result of our deeper understanding of occupational field. Dive medicals are another field that Doctor Peter Herbert is a specialist in. Scuba diving could be dangerous, even fatal if the diver has a pre-existing medical condition. Medical conditions or disorders can make a diver disoriented, impairing their judgment, mobility, cause loss of consciousness or decompression sickness whilst underwater. As a result, all Queensland divers are legally required to pass a Diving Medical Examination, done in accordance with Australian Standards AS 4005.1
Racecourse Road Health Centre boasts modern facilities and uses state-of-the-art equipment aimed to quickly and accurately diagnose our patients. We located on Racecourse Road, Brisbane, where we provide health services for the whole family.
Our mission is to provide the highest standard of patient care whilst incorporating a holistic approach toward diagnosis and management of illness.
Dr Peter Herbert
He also specialises in Diving and Hyperbaric Medicine, and can perform both Recreational and Commercial Dive Medicals. He is a long-term Fellow of the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners.
Peter is also holds post-graduate qualifications in travel and tropical medicine, and is a Travel Doctor. He can keep you up-to-date with the latest health restrictions for passengers travelling abroad with specific medical conditions. Some medicines that are legally available in Australia are NOT allowed in other countries. Caution is required if you need to travel with prescription painkillers, for example, including those containing codeine. See Peter for advice regarding any medications you are taking with you to your destination.
Post-graduate diplomas in occupational and environmental medicine allow Peter to proficiently assist you with any occupational health concern, including Workcover services for accidents or incidents at work. Peter consults in all areas of general practice.
Dr Reza Modarres
Dr Modarres has been involved in musculoskeletal medicine since 2011 when he started working as a Medical Officer in the orthopaedic unit at Logan Hospital and Gold Coast Hospital.
He has been assisting different orthopaedic surgeons in upper and lower limb surgeries, consulting patients with a variety of musculoskeletal conditions, and attending several national and international courses and conferences in PRP, Musculoskeletal Ultrasound and Sport Medicine.
In 2014 Dr Modarres received the Fellowship of the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners.
Dr Modarres believes in a multidisciplinary approach in the management of all medical conditions. Treatment of bone, joint and tendon conditions cannot be achieved by surgical interventions alone, and requires a team approach. Following consultation and assessment, Dr Modarres provides patients with information about the diagnosis of their medical condition and the management plan, and offers some outpatient procedures as well as referral to allied health and specialists, if required.
Dr Robert Cruickshank
Robert joins us from Inverell, where he has been a long-standing rural GP serving the community for many years.
He returns to Brisbane to be closer to his adult family. Robert is a true generalist, and enjoys the variety that community GP work provides. Robert has extensive experience with families of all ages, and all sections of the community.
Robert is fellowed in advanced rural general practice, and is a member of the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners.
He holds a Bachelor of Medicine and a Bachelor of Surgery.