Endocrinologist - Caring for People with Endocrine Conditions

Providing Exceptional Modern Specialist Care

About Us

Dr Jason Galanos Melbourne Endocrinologist Hormones Thyroid Diabetes Pituitary Adrenal Osteoporosis

Dr Jason Galanos

Dr Jason Galanos (MBBS (Hons), B.Med.Sci., FRACP) graduated from the University of Melbourne with First Class Honours in 2000, first in Medicine. He subsequently completed his specialist physician training in Endocrinology at St. Vincent's Hospital, Melbourne.   


In 2008, Jason received a prestigious National Health Medical Research Council grant to undertake a research fellowship in novel therapies for the treatment of Diabetic kidney disease at University of Melbourne and St. Michael's Hospital in Toronto, Canada.  


Jason is in full time, private, clinical practice. He is accredited at St Vincent's, Epworth and Cabrini Private Hospitals, providing inpatient endocrine care.

Services

An Endocrinologist is a physician specialising in the care of patients with a variety of metabolic and hormonal disorders.


Dr Jason Galanos has a keen interest in all aspects of Endocrinology, including the use of pumps, and advanced technologies in the field of continuous glucose monitoring, in the management of diabetic patients. 


Melbourne Endocrinology provides prompt and outstanding clinical care in collaboration with other health care professionals, working with patients to improve and meet their health goals. 

Endocrine Conditions Managed

  • Type 1 Diabetes, including Pump Therapy & Continuous Glucose Monitoring (CGMS)
  • Type 2 Diabetes
  • Gestational Diabetes
  • Thyroid disorders
  • Adrenal disease
  • Pituitary disease
  • Calcium disorders (hypercalcaemia, hypocalcaemia) and Parathyroid disease
  • Osteoporosis and other metabolic bone diseases, including Vitamin D Deficiency.
  • Testosterone (Androgen) Deficiency
  • Hypertension
  • Lipid disorders

For Patients

Making An Appointment

All Appointments can be made by:


Phone: (03) 9417 0094

Fax:      (03) 9419 1644


Email: admin@melbendocrinology.com.au


Urgent appointments can be accommodated.


Endocrinologist in Melbourne

What should I bring?

The referral from your General Practitioner (valid for 12 months, unless marked "indefinite") or Specialist (valid for 3 months).


Any relevant past investigation results; blood tests, radiology scans, relevant correspondence from other specialists.


For diabetic patients, a record of your recent blood glucose levels. 


For VicRoads Medical Reports, diabetic patients should have had a HbA1c blood test level obtained within the previous 3 months, and attend with a record of their blood glucose levels, and results of a recent optometrist report.

Fee Structure

Consultation fees are charged in line with the Australasian Medical Association recommended schedule.


For valid Medicare card holders, the applicable Medicare rebate can be processed electronically at the time of payment if your bank account details have been registered with Medicare. 


Payment via Eftpos, credit card, cash or cheque is expected on the day of consultation.


Please note that Private Health insurance does not cover outpatient medical consultations. Provision of any inpatient medical services are billed directly to the applicable Private Health Fund ("no gap").

Contact Us

Please call to discuss an appointment at all locations:


Fitzroy - Suite 5, Level 4, 55 Victoria Parade

Werribee - Lvl 2, 242 Hoppers Lane

Brighton Cabrini - Suite 5, Lvl 2, 243 New Street 

Melbourne Endocrinology - Dr Jason Galanos

Suite 5, Level 4, 55 Victoria Parade, Fitzroy, VIC 3065, AU

(03) 9417 0094

Hours

Mon-Fri: 8.45am - 5.00 pm