UNE Medical Centre

AGPAL - Quality in Practice - Accredited General Practice

Entrance view of the Tablelands Clinic Building

The doctors at the University Medical Centre, assisted by a qualified registered nurse, provide a clinical service to UNE students, staff, and the broader community.

Make an appointment

Book online

Please indicate if you need a long appointment.

After hours and home visits are not available from this surgery. Patients are to attend Accident & Emergency at the hospital.

Services, fees and location

Our services

We offer a range of services to students, staff and the Armidale community. Our experienced doctors and registered nurses can offer you the following services:

  • primary health care for acute and ongoing medical problems
  • preventative health care
  • women’s health
  • sexual health and contraceptive advice
  • pap smears
  • travel advice and immunisation
  • health education
  • translation services available.
  • Tuberculosis Testing (TST)
  • Q Fever Testing and Vaccination
  • Wheelchair access
  • Disabled Parking
Our staff



Dr Upul Mahawattha MBBS

Registered Nurses

Libby Vidal

Tanya Alcorn

Information for students

What you need to bring to your appointment

To qualify for bulk billing, students must bring the following:

  • student ID card
  • Medicare card
  • health care concession card (if applicable).
  • BUPA OSHC / Medibank Private OSHC / NIB OSHC (applicable to international students only)

Are you a new patient to our Centre?

If you are a new patient please arrive at least 15 minutes prior to your appointment time.

Have you previously been to our Centre?

Please arrive 10 minutes prior to your appointment.

To book an appointment please phone 02 6773 2916.

Our fees
Type of consultationFee Medicare rebate
UNE student consultation (15 minutes) $37.05$37.05
UNE student consultation (30 minutes) $71.70 $71.70
Short consultation (5–10 minutes)  $35.00  $17.20
Standard consultation (15 minutes)  $75.00 $37.60
Long consultation (30 minutes) $110.00 $72.80
Extended consultation $140.00 $107.15

A fee may be incurred for any procedures. Please contact the Medical Centre reception on 02 6773 2916 for further details.

Some rebates may be applied in special circumstances if you do not have a Health Care Card.


110 Butler Street, Armidale - on the grounds of Armidale Hospital, within the Tablelands Clinical School building.

From UNE Campus: follow Madgwick Drive as it becomes Niagara Street, and then Barney St as it passes the hospital. At the Butler St roundabout, turn left. The Medical Centre is within the Tablelands Clinical School building on your left.