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Welcome to Gum Medical

At Gum Medical you will not receive "5-minute medicine".

We believe all health care should be addressed in a comprehensive and wholistic manner that deals with the acute issue, but also guides you with the knowledge and tools to achieve sustained improvements in health and wellbeing. We understand that Health is part of Life, so use medical science combined compassion and understanding to provide advice that is relevant and acheivable.

We strongly believe that an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure.

COVID Pandemic and SA Border Opening Precautions
We have instituted a number of procedures to reduce your chance of exposure (and risk of needing to quarantine) while visiting our clinic.

To reduce time you spend in the waiting room in contact with others, we ask you to wait outside, or in your car. Please let reception know when you arrive.

All clinical staff will be wearing full PPE while in contact with patients, as required by SA Health guidelines.

All rooms and surfaces are cleaned regularly.

If you have any questions please get in touch.

Make an Appointment

Call 8389 1009

Our Doctors

A few of the team of Gum Medical doctors who are dedicated to providing excellent health care to the Adelaide Hills region.
Dr Mark Lang
General Practitioner (Associate) MBBS Dip Anaesthetics

Mark has had many years experience as a General Practitioner - since 1993 at Gumeracha, and obtained his Diploma in Anaesthetics in London in 1993. Dr Lang is also committed to providing comprehensive Family Medical Care, with a keen interest in all areas of general practice from antenatal care, emergency care, mental health, aged and palliative care. He is an accredited Ante-natal Shared Care provider.

Dr Parbati Gurung
GP Registrar MBBS

Dr Gurung comes to Gumeracha from January 2018. Originally from Nepal, Parbati has experience as a doctor both overseas and in Australia. She comes to us following four years at Para Hills. Parbati has a genuine interest in comprehensive family care and health promotion. Parbati is also skilled and experienced in all women's health issues, including insertion and removal of Mirena.

Dr Tom Davey

Dr Davey has also had many years’ experience as a General Practitioner (since 1991 at Lobethal) and has a special interest in care of the older person.  Tom does regular rounds at the local residential aged care facilities.  He also enjoys all other aspects of comprehensive family medical care and preventative medicine.

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Recent News

Recent news we think is relevant to our local community
Emergency Department at Gumeracha to remain closed indefinitely
Doctors from the medical practices in Lobethal and Gumeracha have attended patients and emergencies at the Gumeracha District Soldiers Memorial Hospital (GDSMH) for decades, and we are well aware of how valued and important this service is to you all. It is a point of pride for us how many we have been able to […]
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A little bit of care for those affected by bushfires
People vary in the way they respond to this crisis, but over time, most people will recover and rebuild their lives. During what can be a prolonged recovery process, we need to care for others and ourselves. Some of the common reactions to disasters include: fear, sadness or anger feeling overwhelmed, numb, detached or withdrawn […]
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Covid19 Pandemic Info - what's happening at GMP
Telephone Consultations now available to minimize the need for you to physically attend your routine appointments Temporary closure of Emergency Department at Gumeracha Hospital to limit potential virus spread to nursing home residents there. For 24 hour advice contact Health Direct on 1800 022 222 or for out of hours non urgent care call 13 […]
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29 Albert Street, Gumeracha
SA 5233
(08) 8389 1009
(08) 8389 1655
5 Wattle Street, Lobethal
SA 5241
(08) 8389 6364
(08) 8389 5400
AGPAL Accredited General Practice
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Gum Medical acknowledges that the land on which its site is located is the Traditional lands for the Peramangk people and that we respect their spiritual relationship with their country. We also acknowledge the Peramangk people as the custodians of the greater Adelaide Hills region and that their cultural and heritage beliefs are still as important to the living Permangk people today.
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COVID - 19

During these uncertain times, you can rest assured that Gum Medical is doing the utmost to ensure that you and our staff remain safe. We have a number of procedures in place to limit your chances of exposure.
If you have any of the following symptoms, or are concerned that you may have been at an exposure site:
fever (a temperature of 37.5˚C or higher) or chills.
loss of taste or smell
sore throat
tiredness (fatigue)
runny or blocked nose
shortness of breath (difficulty breathing)
nausea, vomiting or diarrhoea
muscle or joint pain
Please get a COVID test and isolate at home until you receive a negative result as per SA Health guidelines.
Our doctors will all be wearing fit-tested N95 masks and goggles that provide the highest level of protection reasonably possible.

You can help by wearing a mask while you are in our clinic and maintaining social distancing. To minimize the time, you spend sitting in the waiting room we ask that you wait for your appointment outside or in your car. You can let us know that you have arrived by checking in on the HotDoc app, otherwise ring the doorbell or call and let reception know on 8389 1009. We will then contact you when the doctor or nurse is available to see you.

We do continue to offer face to face appointments where appropriate, but ask that, if appropriate and safe, you consider a telehealth appointment instead.

Make an Appointment

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Call 8389 1009