November 12, 2018

St Andrews' Toowoomba Medical Centre Opening hours from 24 December to 2 January is below.

April 24, 2018

Our CEO, Ron Heffernan, is participating in this community fundraising event tomorrow morning. All proceeds raised are for the Toowoomba Hospice. We wish Ron success in raising funds for this event.

Follow the link if you would like to donate and keep an eye out for images and videos from the event on our Website and on our Facebook Page.

April 18, 2018


Why have an annual vaccination?

It is the best way of preventing the flu.

What are Flu symptoms?

Flu develops abruptly 1 to 3 days after infection and can include:

  • Tiredness,

  • High fever,

  • Childs,

  • Headache,

  • Coughing,

  • Sneezing,

  • Runny noses,

  • Poor appetite,

  • Muscle aches.

Can it develop further?

Yes, some people can develop more severe health problems including pneumonia, bronchitis, chest and sinus infections, heart, blood systems or liver complications.

What is the Government’s o...

January 2, 2018

Village Medical Centre is pleased to be welcoming Dr Adele Heron to the team in early 2018. Dr Heron will join the practice’s other General Practitioners Dr Nick Meyers, Dr Shirley Butler, Dr Roland Owen, Dr Alex Coe and Dr Anna Mullins.

A Toowoomba local, Dr Heron is excited to be returning home after a number of years away studying and working in Queensland and New South Wales. She is currently working at the Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Sydney.

A clinical placement in Murwillumbah, Northern New South Wales during her medical student day...

December 20, 2017

Each year, Kylie Hollist organises a Christmas basket for the Adopt-A-Family program. This year the charity was through the Mercy Family Services and the nominated family included a Mother with three young sons - aged 5, 4 and 2 years.

Platinum staff express their season’s goodwill with many contributions. This year was an exceptional with so many items given. Kylie said she could not thank her colleagues enough for contributions donated to the family.

Kylie presented the gifts to Mercy Family Services last weekend and they could not believe the number of...

December 18, 2017

Platinum's Chair of the Board, Dr Nick Meyers beside the Platinum Health Group banner and the outdoor cinema screen. Platinum's Village Medical Centre was a sponsor of the Crave Festival, community festival held last Saturday, 16 December. Locals showed their support in huge numbers. Well done everyone!!!

December 14, 2017

Staff indulged in a celebration cake to mark eight years the practice has served the community of Pittsworth.

Dr Kate McEniery did the honour of cutting the cake accompanied by Maddi Petersen and Dr Adam Whipps Dr McEniery is the foundation doctor for the practice and well known in the local community.


December 4, 2017

All Platinum Health Group Medical Centres are closed on Christmas Day.  Otherwise all Centres are open as per normal Hours except Platinum On North which is closed 27, 28 & 29/12/2017.

Please book online or call the centre for an appointment.

December 1, 2017

Our Practice Manger at St Andrews completed 10 years with Platinum on 1st December.

Directors, Drs Michelle Dahl & Gary Porter presented Glynis with a hamper in recognition of her service. St Andrews’ nurse supervisor Emma Kropp and CEO Ron Heffernan joined in congratulating Glynis.

December 1, 2017

St Andrews’ Toowoomba Medical Centre  celebrated 10 years on 1st December 2017.

As a Director of Platinum Health Group,  Dr Gary Porter cut the celebration cake supported by Glynis Crilly the Practice Manager and Ron Heffernan, CEO of Platinum.

Dr Gary Porter ‘declared’ Friday 1st December a loud shirt day and led by example.