Please phone us – one of our friendly receptionists will assist you to make an appointment. OR you can book online by first clicking on this box and then clicking on ‘Book Appointment’ below. If your problem is complex, and you need extra time with the doctor, please let our staff know.

(03) 6331 4588

Telehealth (phone appointments) can only be booked by contacting the surgery directly.
Please note these appointments are only available to patients who have presented at the surgery within the last 12 months.

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Open Hours

Friday 5.30pm until close
Saturday, Sunday, Public Holidays 8.30am until close

Please note closing time varies due to fluctuating patient numbers.

The Doctor

Launceston After Hours Medical Service is a solo weekend general practice so you know who the doctor is that you will see – Doctor Stephen Tredinnick. Dr Steve, as many know him, is a Monash University Medical graduate and a fellow of the Royal Australian College of GPs. He is delighted to have moved to Launceston 24 years ago and has been at the helm of Launceston After Hours Medical Service for 20 years. Well experienced in all manner of general practice emergencies + regular family medicine, Dr Tredinnick enjoys attending to the medical needs of the Launceston community and its visitors on weekends and public holidays. Launceston After Hours Medical Service also has a cooperative arrangement with many Launceston medical practices that close on weekends. We look after their patients on weekends ensuring 24/7 cover.

Emergency Cases

If you are experiencing a life threatening medical emergency phone



Launceston After Hours Medical Service

LAHMS is the district’s trusted and established after hours medical service. Centrally located beside the Launceston General Hospital with exclusive parking at rear, LAHMS offers a broad range of services, from general medicine, acute pain and trauma, minor surgery, mental health, ‘second opinions’ and paediatrics. Doctor Stephen Tredinnick is available for appointments from 6pm Fridays and from 8.30 am Saturdays, Sundays and Public Holidays.

“Continuity of care with a trusted and experienced doctor.”