In an emergency, please dial 000.

The Kangaroo Island Medical Clinic is open Monday to Friday, 8:45 am to 4:45 pm. If you need urgent care outside of these hours, please contact the KI Health Service (hospital) by phone on 08 8553 4200. The Health Service is located at Corner Wheelton Street and The Esplanade, Kingscote SA 5223. At the KI Health Service you will be triaged by the RN and the on-call doctor will be called in if necessary.

General Practitioner Services

  • General medicine
  • Paediatrics
  • Gynaecology
  • Antenatal and postnatal care
  • Anaesthetic services
  • Check-ups
  • Family planning
  • Pap smears
  • Pregnancy tests
  • Counselling
  • Childhood vaccinations
  • Travel vaccinations
  • Minor surgery
  • Nutritional advice
  • Sports medicine

VIsiting Specialist Services

  • Orthopaedic Surgeon
  • ENT Surgeon
  • General Physician
  • Endocrinologist
  • Gastroenterologist
  • Cardiologist
  • Gynaecologist
  • Audiologist
  • Urologist
  • Paediatrician
  • Ophthalmologist
  • A visiting Psychiatrist consults from the Cook Centre. 

Please see your doctor if you think you need a specialist referral.

Home Visits

In addition to services provided at the Medical Clinic, our doctors may be able to provide home visiting services where appropriate.  If you feel you (or a relative or friend) require a home visit, please contact the clinic.  Our receptionist will discuss your request with the doctor, and call you back with further details.

Fee Schedule

Kangaroo Island Medical Clinic is a private clinic and as such full payment is required at the time of consultation. Payments can be made via cash, cheque, Visa, MasterCard, or EFTPOS.

Gap Short Consult Regular Consult Longer Consult Extended Consult
(Level A)
(Level B)
(Level C)
(Level D)
Standard Fee
Pensioner Fee*
Health Care Card*
Medicare Rebate
Dressings will attract a charge of $10.00
*Pension or Health Care Card MUST BE PRESENTED to receive reduced fees.
Any outstanding accounts will attract a $5 per month accounting fee.
Note: Workcover accounts must be paid by the patient until a claim is established.

Your medicare rebate can be paid into a chq or savings account using your key card for an immediate refund.

Patients under 16 years of age are bulk billed.

Any issues with these fees must be discussed directly with the doctor!

Booking Appointments

Appointments are made available each weekday at 8:45am. Phone the clinic at 8:45am to book in an appointment for the same day. 

Medical Students

We regularly support medical students from Flinders University who wish to undertake clinical placement on Kangaroo Island.  Please let us know if you do not wish to have a student present during your consult.

Practice Privacy Policy

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For patients of foreign background and ethnicity, who do not speak English or who are more proficient in another language, our staff can arrange to utilise the free Translating and Interpreter Service (TIS).

Follow-up of Results

If you are required to have pathology or other tests taken, you will need to phone the clinic to obtain your results – please do not assume that no contact from KI Medical Clinic following a test or investigation means a normal result.  For most standard tests, the results will be available within 48 hours; please contact the clinic on 08 8553 2037 and ask to speak to the results desk to obtain your results.

Recall System

You will be automatically enrolled in our recall/reminder system, which means you may receive reminders by post, telephone call or sms.  Please advise us if you would prefer not to be contacted regarding preventative health reminders.

Your Rights

If you have a problem, we would like to hear about it.  Please feel free to talk to your doctor or contact the Practice Manager by phone, or email to Alternatively, feedback forms are available in the waiting room.  This practice has a protocol for the handling of complaints, and you can be assured that your complaint will be dealt with in a sincere and professional manner. Should you feel that your complaint has not been dealt with satisfactorily you may direct your concerns to either the Australian Medical Association, (Phone 8267 4355) or the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (Phone 1300 419 495).

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Contact Us

We are a QPA-Accredited, private-billing practice located at 64 Murray Street in Kingscote, South Australia. Our mission is to provide the highest standard of patient care incorporating a holistic approach toward diagnosis and management of illness.