Welcome to Hampstead Medical at Maidstone

We are a modern patient centred medical practice in Maidstone servicing Maidstone, Maribyrnong, Avondale Heights, Braybrook, Footscray, Essendon West and surrounding suburbs.

With the option of either male or female doctors, we deliver high quality health care with the convenience of BULK BILLING.

Our online booking service provides a convenient way to book your medical appointment.

Please call us regarding how we can assist you.

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Services

Women’s and children’s health
Your doctors at Hampstead Medical are highly experienced in women’s and children’s health issues.

We encouraged you to book an appointment to discuss any matters of concern.
Shared care maternity provider
We believe that the journey from pregnancy to childbirth is special. Getting the right support is essential in in the stages leading up to meeting your little bundle of joy!

Simply book in to see our female GP to discuss any concerns you may have.
Chronic disease management
In chronic disease management, an integrated and comprehensive plan can make all the difference to your quality of life.

Hampstead Medical understandsthat a personal approach is essential to understanding and obtaining the best outcomes. Weoffer you the security of a structured team approach for your ongoing care.

Immunisations
Immunisation has been proven to offer protection in children, adults, the elderly, and their surrounding community from a number of infectious diseases.

Ensure that you and your family’s protection is up to date by contacting us for a discussion of your healthcare options.
Travel health
Travelling to a new place is definitely exciting but never forget to protect your health!

Hampstead Medical offers you the convenience of discussing any travel vaccines you might need in your international trip and having the option of getting vaccinated in the clinic.
Skin cancer medicine
As per the Cancer Council Australia, skin cancers account for around 80% of all newly diagnosed cancers in the country. An annual skin check is a vital tool to detect and prevent skin cancer.

You can be assured that our GP specialists are highly qualified for this service and can give you the necessary advice on early detection.
Men’s health
At Hampstead Medical, we understand that having good communication with your doctor can make addressing any men's health concerns much less stressful.

We supply the care and information you need to make decisions about your health in a straightforward and relaxed way, working with you to attain the best outcomes possible.
Occupational health
Being able to pursue your occupation in good health and where your enjoyment of life is not compromised often requires the attention of a practitioner experienced in occupational health.

Our doctors can assist you with any concerns you have in this area.
Onsite Services
  • • 24 Hours Blood Pressure Monitor
  • • ECG
  • • Holter Monitor
  • • Spirometry

Fees may apply, please call us for more information.

Meet Our Team

Dr Cecile Arcena

MD, FRACGP

Dr Cecile has been working as a GP in Melbourne with more than 15 years experiences under her belt. Her special interests include, but are not limited to, women's and children's health, skin diseases including skin cancer, occupational health, travel medicine and chronic disease management.

She is also an accredited Shared Maternity Care provider for the Royal Women's Hospital, Sunshine Hospital and Mercy Hospitals. Dr Cecile is an examiner for the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners and a member of the GP Supervisors Australia.

In her free time, she loves going for long drives and trying out new restaurants.

Dr Ben Facundo

MD, FRACGP

Dr Ben is a fellow of the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners and has worked in the Gold Coast and Adelaide and has over 15 years of general practice experience.

His special interests include children and men's health, chronic disease management and mental health. He also does minor surgical procedures.

During his free time Ben loves watching Netflix movies and playing with his dog Rocko.


Dr James Nicola

Sports Chiropractor

Dr. James graduated from RMIT in 1998 with Bachelor of Applied Science (Human Movement) degree then went on to complete a Bachelor of Clinical Science & Bachelor of Chiropractic Science double degree, graduating with distinction.

James is a holistic therapist who understands the benefits of a multi-modal tailored approach for all patients regardless of level of activity.

James’ other areas of special interest are pre and post-natal care, paediatrics and family health.

Ms Carla Battaglia

Dietitian

Carla Battaglia is an Accredited Practising Dietitian (APD) and has worked in a variety of settings, including: Aged Care; Community; Non-for Profit Organisations and Private Practice. She has a passion for nutrition, cooking and overall health and wellbeing and strives to help you on your health journey to gain positive results through realistic goals and education.

Carla specialises in the following areas (but not limited to):

  • • Weight management support;
  • • Dietary conditions (High cholesterol, blood pressure, heart disease);
  • • Type 1 and 2 Diabetes;
  • • Crohns Disease, Ulcerative Colitis;
  • • Coeliac Disease;
  • • IBS and much more...

After Hours Home Visits

After hours home visit doctor Bulk Billing service is available with our locum service – Home Doctor Service (13SICK).

They are available from:

  • Monday to Friday: 6pm – 8am
  • Saturday: From 12pm
  • Sunday & Public Holidays: All Day

Please call 137 425 for an appointment.

For more information please visit their website.

For medical emergencies, please call 000 to request an ambulance or present to the nearest hospital emergency department.