Frequently asked questions

Need an ambulance

Please call 000 immediately.

Emergency bookings

If an ambulance is not required and we have no available app, please call reception so we can do our best to organise an appointment for you.

Consultation Fees 

Appointment Type

Private Fee

Out Of Pocket

Medicare Rebate

Standard Appointment
10 minutes

$85 Full Fee



Medium Appointment
20 minutes

$123 Full Fee



Long Appointment
30 minutes

$153 Full Fee



Extra Long Appointment
45 minutes

$200 Full Fee



Lactation Consult
60 minutes

$306 (mother & baby)


$75.05 (rebate for mother)

$75.05 (rebate for baby)

Skin Checks
30 minutes

$200.00 (full fee)



Iron Infusion
60 minutes

$215* (full fee)



Mirena IUD Insertion

$250.00* (full fee)



If you have a pension card or Health care card, please discuss your fees with your Doctor.

Fees will be reviewed on the 1st of January each year.

Opening hours

Zest Medical is open Monday – Friday 8:30am – 5:30pm & Saturday 9am – 12pm

We will be closed from 25th December 2021, reopening 4th January 2022

Clinic location

We are located at 228 High St Ashburton 3147

After hours appointments

After hour appointments are dependent on the doctor and their availability. To enquire or arrange a booking please call our friendly reception team to discuss.

Home visits

Home visits are at the discretion of individual treating doctors. Please enquire with reception about whether your doctor can provide this service.

Test results / follow up

It is a policy of Zest Medical that patients are responsible for attending for their test results. Please do not assume that “no news is good news”.

You can request a telehealth appointment or receive an SMS if your results are normal.

Abnormal results require an appointment.

Please note that from October 1st Telehealth consultations may incur a fee.

Cancellation policy

we require 24 hours notice for all cancellations. Appointments canceled within this time frame will incur a cancellation fee of 50% of the appointment fee (please be aware that no medicare rebate is available for this)

Updating personal details

Please ensure we have your most up to date contact details on record in case we need to contact you regarding your health. You can update your details by dropping into our clinic or by calling our reception team.

Access to your medical records

Patients are entitled to their own medical records however please allow reasonable administration time for this. An administration fee of $20 will be charged.

Zest Medical Privacy Policy

Please click here to view our privacy policy.


For any queries, or to make a booking, please don’t hesitate to contact us. You can give us a call on (03) 7035 0181, or click the button below to make a booking.

The clinic

Our clinic is located at 228 High Street, Ashburton.


We are open Monday – Friday 8.30am – 5.30pm & Saturday 9am – 12pm .

A: 228 High Street, Ashburton VIC 3147


P: (03) 7035 0181

F: (03) 7035 0172

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