Same-Day Iron Infusions at A1 Doctors in Melbourne

A1 Doctors Surgery | A Family Medical Centre

Get Back on Track, Quickly & Conveniently

A1 Doctors Surgery offers an efficient
same-day consultation & iron infusion
to help you regain your energy and well-being.

No referral needed.
Just bring your recent blood tests (iron studies & liver function)
and our doctors will assess your suitability for an (IV iron) infusion.
You can then purchase it from a nearby pharmacy and return for your infusion.

Skip the wait of busy hospitals and lengthy delays in booking a costly appointment elsewhere.

Sydenham:

Medicare card holders: $100 (Out of pocket)

Non-Medicare $150

Book Appointment at Sydenham

Call (03) 9969 7990
for appointments and inquiries.

Fawkner:

Call (03) 9359 2070
for information, appointments and inquiries.

Medicare does not cover Iron infusions, the out of pocket fee is not rebated.
If you have private insurance you may be covered.
Please contact your provider for further information.

Your IV iron infusion is administered by experienced clinical staff. 

The infusion itself typically can take 30-60 minutes, and we walk you through the entire process for your peace of mind.

Simple preparation: No fasting required. Eat normally, stay hydrated, and take your regular medications as usual.

 

What to bring:

  • Medicare card
  • Recent blood tests (or referral)
  • Health care/concession/adverse drug alert cards (if applicable)
  • Current medications list

Iron infusions can help with:

  • Overcoming iron deficiency
  • Boosting energy & muscle strength
  • Improving brain function

Fawkner:

Call (03) 9359 2070 for appointments and inquiries.

Do you feel like you might have an iron deficiency? It’s hard to know just based on the common symptoms:

Fatigue, Shortness of breath, Dizziness, Lightheadedness, Fragility, Accelerated heartbeat, Chest pains, Cold hands & feet, Brittle nails, Inflamed tongue, Poor appetite, Dry skin

Consult a medical professional for a blood test, diagnosis and treatment if you experience these.

What are the main causes of iron deficiency?

  • Infections
  • Blood loss
  • Sickle cell anaemia
  • Diabetes
  • Bone marrow disorders
  • Your body’s response to certain medications

 

What to tell your Doctor?

Tell your doctor if you:

  • Are pregnant or trying to conceive
  • Have allergies
  • Had past reactions to iron injections
  • Have iron overload/liver disorders
  • Take any medications
  • Have any current infections

Get back on track, quickly and conveniently. If you have a referral or recent blood report – Book your same-day consultation & iron infusion at A1 Doctors.

Fawkner:

Call (03) 9359 2070 for appointments and inquiries.

We’re a Family Clinic with years of Infusion experience.

This is a state of the art equipped family practice. We provide general practice services, infusions and other specialised services such as skin cancer and cosmetic treatments. Minor procedures and same day appointments are also welcome. Appointments are preferred, but if you are unable to book an appointment just walk in and our Doctors will attend to you as soon as possible.

Sydenham 

Call (03) 9969 7990
for appointments and inquiries.

Online Booking with Hotdoc

Our new Medical Centre is a short walk from Watergardens Town Centre, at 508 Melton Hwy in Sydenham

Fawkner Clinic

Call (03) 9359 2070
for appointments and inquiries.

Online Booking with Hotdoc

We are located in the heart of
Fawkner on 50 Major Rd.

Our practice provides comprehensive care.

We use the highest standard equipment and techniques to make all of our operations as painless and comfortable as possible for our patients. We make an unconditional commitment to professional quality and human respect to each person seeking care.

AFTER HOURS GP SERVICES

A1 Doctors Surgery also provides after hours medical service providing quality medical care after usual business hours and on weekends. Minor medical emergencies, injuries, cuts/lacerations, fractures are assessed and managed. Our devoted team of experts are ready to help you with all of your health requirements!

Testimonials

“I’m so glad I got this done, my other clinic had me on a 2 week wait list but it felt dangerous to wait so long.”

“Fantastic and friendly service.

Got an iron infusion on the same day!”

“efficiency and care. Highly recommended!” 

“The team made my experience stress-free. Thank you, I feel better already just knowing I got it done!”

If you have a life threatening emergency please call 000 for the ambulance. If you have any concerns or would like to book an appointment that fits your schedule, please contact our courteous team at (03) 9359 2070

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