See a great doctor in Chisholm today
Access affordable healthcare in South Canberra. Book online now and reserve your appointment with one of our three great GPs.
NHC members can bulk bill their appointment and access a broad range of medical procedures, including preventative health checks and minor surgeries.
For non-members, you can have a Standard GP appointment for $70. You will have the opportunity to join as a member when you attend the clinic.
Getting to the NHC Chisholm Medical Centre
Our Chisholm clinic is located in South Canberra, servicing the suburbs of Chisholm, Gilmore, Gowrie, Macarthur and the broader Tuggeranong area. The medical centre is at the Chisholm Shops, near Vikings and the Chisholm Village Shopping Centre. The 72, 74, 75, 75, 78 and 182 bus routes all pass directly by our clinic.
Parking is available on site and there is a Capital Chemist at the shopping centre.
You can see one of our great doctors at the following times
|Monday||8:30am - 5:00pm|
|Tuesday||8:30am - 5:00pm|
|Wednesday||8:30am - 5:00pm|
|Thursday||8:30am - 5:00pm|
|Friday||8:30am - 5:00pm|
|Saturday||9:00am - 2:00pm|
NHC Chisholm Medical Centre26 Benham Street, Chisholm ACT 2905
Chisholm services and clinicians
Our team at the NHC Chisholm medical practice includes 3 GPs, a Psychologist, a practice nurse and onsite pathology. As well as general health, our team has expertise in a range of areas including:
- Psychology and Mental Health Care Plans
- Family and children’s health
- Flu shots and vaccinations
- Women’s and Men’s health
- Preventative health checks including skin checks, asthma and diabetes
- Aged care
- Indigenous health
- Minor Surgeries, wound care and occupational assessments
Dr Ramya Ramasamy
Ramya commenced her employment with the National Health Co-op as a registered General Practitioner in 2015 following extensive work experience and training at various hospitals and private clinics in India.
Prior to joining the National Health Co-op, Ramya practiced as a General Practitioner at a private clinic in Tamil Nadu, India.
Ramya obtained her medical degree from the Madras Medical College in Chennai, India. She obtained her further qualification of Diploma in Child Health from Westmead Childrenâ€™s Hospital, Sydney. Ramya also holds an AMC certificate.
Dr Eugene Tshibangu
Eugene commenced his employment with the National Health Co-op as a registered General Practitioner in 2013, following extensive work experience and training in Central and Southern Africa.
Prior to joining the National Health Co-op, Eugene practiced as a family physician and medical manager in South Africa.
Eugene obtained his medical degree from the University of Lubumbashi in the Democratic Republic of Congo, a Postgraduate Diploma in Obstetrics in South Africa, and a Masterâ€™s Degree in Family Medicine from the University of Pretoria in South Africa. Eugene has also completed a Certificate in Skin Cancer Medicine from the Skin Cancer College Australasia. Eugene is a Fellow of the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners.
AREA OF PARTICULAR INTEREST: Skin checks.
Natalie commenced her work at the National Health Co-op as a Psychologist in 2013 following extensive work experience and training in child protection, out of home care, drug and alcohol, and working with trauma.
Natalie obtained her psychology degree from Deakin University. She obtained her Masters from University of Sydney and has undertaken further training in a number of psychologically specific treatments, such as Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (CBT) and Eye Movement Desensitisation and Reprocessing (EMDR).
Alannah commenced her work at the National Health Co-op as a Practice Nurse in 2016.
Dr Ramya Ramasamy
Dr Eugene Tshibangu
Looking for allied health services such as psychology and physiotherapy? These are available at other NHC locations and bulk billed to members with a valid Medicare Card.
Our Covid Precautions
Patient safety and comfort is never compromised at the NHC. During the COVID-19 pandemic we’re working closely with Government to continue to offer our services without putting the community at risk.
Centre Safety Precautions
- Social distancing is strictly applied within our reception and clinical areas, in line with the latest Government advice.
- Masks and hand sanitiser are readily available for patients when they arrive.
- Telehealth appointments are available for those who would prefer not to attend the clinic in person.
Telehealth is a great way to get medical advice from the comfort of your own home. Due to the pandemic, there are certain patients who we strongly advise not to attend the clinic in person. Please book for Telehealth if you have;
- COVID symptoms and are yet to receive a negative test result.
- Returned from overseas in the last 14 days.
- Visited a COVID hotspot in the last 14 days.
Looking for a bulk billing doctor in Chisholm?
If you are looking for a bulk billing doctor in South Canberra, you have come to the right place. We offer a range of bulk billed services for members, with just a small selection of detailed procedures incurring a cost.
This means that when you sign up for an NHC membership you will be able to see a bulk billing doctor when you need to, all year round. This is great value for Canberra families, students, seniors and individuals and includes access to the NHC Chisholm as well as our other locations in the ACT and Yass.
Bulk Billing healthcare in the ACT and Yass
We provide bulk billed GP services to members at our 9 clinics across the ACT and Yass. This covers standard GP appointments, health checks and many vaccinations, with just a few detailed procedures incurring an out of pocket cost. Non-members can access standard GP appointments for $70.
Affordable family healthcare
Unlimited bulk-billed healthcare for you and your family all year round as a member.
Bulk billed by appointment
Forget long wait times, get access to a bulk billed GP at a time that suits you.
More than a doctor
We are a not-for-profit, cooperative organisation. Members have ownership and ensure that the local community benefits.