Cape Byron Medical Centre provides a comprehensive suite of primary healthcare services and sub-specialties
  • Women’s health
  • GP Obstetrics
  • Child and adolescent health
  • Men’s health
  • Aged health care – facility and and home visits
  • Addiction medicine
  • Indigenous health
  • Veteran’s health care
  • Allied health hearing checks
  • Palliative care
  • Skin cancer check-up and minor surgery
  • Preventative health
  • Comprehensive health assessments
  • Emergency medicine
  • Immunisation and travel vaccinations
  • Diving, employment, insurance and driving medical examinations
  • Chronic disease management
  • Mental health
  • Relationship and family counselling
  • Wound management
  • Diabetes education
  • Smoking cessation support
  • Work injuries and WorkCover care
  • Telehealth consultations with specialists

Child and Adolescent Health

Going to the GP can be a daunting experience for young children. Our warm and friendly staff are dedicated to the health and happiness of our patients. We encourage our adolescent patients to make appointments and ensure they are aware of the importance we place on confidentiality. We bulk bill all children under the age of 16 years.

Addiction Medicine

Dr Nicholson provides expert care and support for patients battling drug and alcohol addictions. In appropriate circumstances, we offer patients a supervised detox program at Byron Bay Central Hospital.

GP Obstetrics

Dr Nicholson and Dr Coren provide GP Obstetric support to the Byron Community Birthing Service at Byron Central Hospital. In addition, they can provide GP Shared-Care with Lismore Base Hospital and Tweed Heads Hospital.

Women’s Health

Women’s Health including preconception counselling, contraception counselling, intrauterine device (IUD) insertion and removal, Implanon insertion and removal.


Cape Byron Medical Centre is a mixed billing practice.

Consultation Type Practice Fee Medicare Rebate Patient Out-of-Pocket
Standard Consultation $78 $37.60 $40.40
Complex / Long-Consultation $118 $72.80 $45.20
Extended Consultation $152 $107.15 $44.85

We offer bulk billing services (Monday to Friday) to Aged pensioners, Health Care Card holders, children aged 16 and under, and to DVA Gold card holders. Please note: bulk billing services are not available for weekend consultations.   

Consultation fees are payable at the time of consultation, and can be made by either Cash, Visa / Mastercard or EFTPOS. For your convenience, we will process the credit of your Medicare rebate to your nominated bank account at the time of payment. The rebate will clear to most commercial bank accounts by close of business on the day of consultation.

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