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Health Care Assistance for Veterans in Brisbane

Securing outstanding veterans health care in Brisbane is made easier thanks to Dr Thomas Perkins and his team at Veterans Health Centre (VHC). Dr Perkins discharged from the ADF in 2019 and opened VHC with the goal of delivering world-class health care and DVA claims support to veterans discharged due to illness or injury acquired during their service.

At VHC we know that the stresses and anxieties involved with dealing with the DVA and finding the best health care, while trying to transition to civilian life, are often overwhelming. Our team of ex-ADF servicemen and women aim to minimise or eliminate these challenges so you can focus on your recovery and new life outside of the ADF.

How We Help Brisbane based Veterans with their Health Care

Something that sets VHC apart from other health care providers is our balanced, holistic approach to veteran care. We go beyond the clinical aspects of your physical and mental health needs by also providing comprehensive DVA claims completion and submission.

We know the toll taken on individuals and families when dealing with the DVA impacts negatively on recovery. Our comprehensive services have been created to provide a better platform for our veterans to pursue an optimal recovery while still achieving the necessary outcomes with the DVA.

We handle the initial assessments, all associated paperwork and DVA submissions to eliminate unwanted stress for our patients.

Alongside DVA support, we also provide the following bulk-billed services related to veterans health care in Brisbane:

  • Initial liability assessments and claims
  • Permanent Impairment Assessments
  • Diagnostic Assessments
  • GP Management Plans
  • Team Care Arrangements
  • Mental Health Care Plans and more.

Our network of trusted health care professionals includes psychiatrists, psychologists, physiotherapists, exercise physiologists and other specialists. This combination of expertise enables us to create an unmatched level of veterans health care in Brisbane.

Our tailored approach to ongoing care includes support for injury management, pain management, chronic illness management, mental health services, support and management and musculoskeletal injuries and their pain management.

We also facilitate the formation of connections with providers of exceptional social support services, including Mates4Mates. These services have been developed to create opportunities for veterans to engage in “compassionate bridging”, develop new friendships and rebuild their sense of self as they re-enter civilian life.

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Genuine Care for Veterans in Brisbane

If you feel daunted at the prospect of finding the level of veterans health care in Brisbane that you require, then you need Veterans Health Centre. As your extended ADF family, we are uniquely positioned to care for you post-discharge, for illness or injury. We have first-hand experience serving in the ADF and the challenges that are faced in finding your feet once you have left.

Entering our care eliminates misunderstandings or having to explain yourself to non-ADF doctors and healthcare professionals. Our extensive resources, connections and experience with essential services such as the DVA help us deliver optimal outcomes to our patients.

Experience optimal veterans health care in Brisbane and gain the tools, care and support you need to build the life you deserve post service. Contact Veterans Health Centre today on 1300 VETERAN (8383726).

As your extended ADF family, we are uniquely positioned to care for you post-discharge, for illness or injury.

Servicing Veterans in Brisbane and Beyond

Our clinic is ideally located for those in the vicinity of Enoggera Barracks as well as all suburbs in the wider Brisbane area. As evidence of our commitment to supporting optimal health outcomes for veterans, we also make our services available to those in other states and territories.

Should you wish to speak with us regarding your care or dealings with the DVA but feel you may be outside our service area, we encourage you to make contact. Our team will always do whatever they can to facilitate the best possible care for our veterans whether this is via our clinic or a trusted contact.