This medical centre is operating at reduced staffing levels due to COVID-19. We are receiving many phone calls and opening hours may change (check our website for the latest). Please treat our staff and healthcare practitioners with respect during this difficult time.

If you have tested positive for COVID-19 and are seeking medical advice, please book a telehealth appointment. You may receive a call from a private number for your telehealth appointment. Please do not attend the medical centre.

If you are needing to report your positive RAT test, you can do this by completing the Positive Result Registration form via the Queensland Government website:

This medical centre does not provide COVID-19 testing or Medical Clearance Certificates.
Please visit for information on self-isolation rules, de-isolation, public health orders or testing.

It is mandatory to wear a mask while attending this centre.

Dr Stephen Hitchin

Dr Stephen Hitchin

BSc (Hons) (Lond),MB ChB (Shef), DMCC, MRCGP, FRACGP, FRGS, FRAS

General Practitioner

Dr Stephen Hitchin

BSc (Hons) (Lond),MB ChB (Shef), DMCC, MRCGP, FRACGP, FRGS, FRAS

General Practitioner

Dr Hitchin is an experienced GP and has been practicing medicine for over 16 years, including over 5 years in Australia. He feels a connection to Caboolture and has chosen to return to serve the community he has had the pleasure of getting to know.

He also has experience overseas in the UK, US and others. He enjoys all aspects of general practice and has worked in many specialities, including time as an armed forces medical officer, which he is continuing in the ADF Reserves.

He has special interests in diagnostic medicine, chronic disease management, infectious diseases and sports medicine. He tries as best he can to practice holistic medicine. He enjoys caring for veterans and their families. He considers himself a lifelong student and never stops trying to learn something new. He is currently doing a masters degree in tropical medicine and public health. Dr Hitchin is also fluent in Spanish.

He is married with 4 young active kids and enjoys boxing, trying to stay fit and reading, especially history and psychology.

Special interests

  • General Medicine
  • Paediatrics
  • Infectious Disease
  • Mental Health
  • Veterans Health


  • English
  • Spanish
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Bulk Billing

available for eligible patients

Out of pocket fee - standard consult*

Ordinary Hours After Hours
Kids under 16 Bulk-billed Bulk-billed
DVA card holders Bulk-billed Bulk-billed
Pensioner concession card holders Bulk-billed Bulk-billed
Healthcare card holders Bulk-billed Bulk-billed
Face to face, Walk-ins & Telehealth (with a valid Medicare Card) Bulk-billed Bulk-billed

* All patients (who are not bulk-billed) are required to pay the full fee upfront. The Medicare rebate can be claimed at the time of payment.

Ordinary Hours

Monday to Friday 8am – 6pm

After Hours

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