Daily archives: 26 January 2018


We welcome Dr Ira to the Pear Tree team. She enjoys all areas of general practice and has a particular interest in nutrition, chronic disease management, women’s health, children’s health and aged care. Dr Ira holds a PhD in nutrition and has a strong interest in nutritional and medical research […]

Welcome Dr Ira


From 1 February 2018 codeine will only be available with a prescription. This is due to changes made by the Therapeutic Goods Association (TGA).  This decision has been made as codeine available over-the-counter is in doses that are ineffective for short-term (acute) pain.  Codeine is not appropriate treatment for long-term (chronic) pain.  Codeine is […]

Codeine rescheduling