Hey there Guys, my name is Dr George Forgan-Smith and I’m a GP and gay doctor in Melbourne Australia. I am an Australian trained doctor (MBBS University of Queensland) and a fellow of the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners (FRACGP). I also have a science degree, also from the University Of Queensland (BSc).
I have a strong interest in male health, mental health and health promotion. Three times a year I get to take part in Camp Quality, a charity for children living with cancer, where I am one of the doctors, companions and medical advisors.
I enjoy writing and teaching and I hope that this website may help to inspire other men to move towards health is all aspects of their life.
I’m an active member of the bear community, so feel free to say gidday if you see me out at about 🙂 .
Currently I work three days a week in Melbourne and is more then happy to offer consultations on all issues of male health including weight loss, mental health, sexual health or even just a offering a sounding board if you have any concerns or worries about aspects of your life.
Looking For A Gay Doctor In Melbourne?
You can make an appointment to discuss your needs with Dr George.
I’m currently working at Collins Street Medical Centre where I am able to offer comprehensive men’s health advice, general health advice with access to full dental, physiotherapy, psychology and even podiatry services! I am currently one of Melbourne’s prescriber of PrEP HIV prevention medications. (Tenofivir / Emtricitabine)
Dr George is also able to prescribe PEP for HIV exposure. Full details can be reviewed at https://isprepforme.com/pep-melbourne-cbd/
Collins Street Medical Centre
Dr George Forgan-Smith Collins Street Medical Centre
|Tuesday||9:00 AM - 4:00 PM|
|Wednesday||9:00 AM - 4:00 PM|
|Thursday||9:00 AM - 4:00 PM|
|Friday||9:00 AM - 4:00 PM|
Rapid HIV test where you can get a HIV result in less than 30 minutes
Rapid HIV tests
HIV prevention and PrEP
Sexual health screening
Skin checks & mole scans
Dermatoscopic skin cancer examinations
Comprehensive health checks
Mental health care plans
Screening for diseases such as chlamydia, gonorrhoea, syphilis, hepatitis, herpes, and other STD’s
Blood pressure checks
Regular check ups
PEP and HIV post exposure prophylaxis
Men’s sexual health
GP health care plans
Dr George's Melbourne CBD offices are easily accessed from the following suburbs:
Box Hill North
Mont Albert North
Narre Warren North
Box Hill South
Upper Ferntree Gully
St Kilda West
Narre Warren South
Milgate Park Estate
St Kilda East
Pascoe Vale South
Noble Park North
Narre Warren East
Contacting Dr George
If you would like to contact Dr George via email you can do so using the following form.
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