Dr Marija Lugonja

General Practitioner

  • Qualifications: MBBS, MRCGP, FRACGP, Diploma of the Family of Sexual and Reproductive Healthcare
  • Available: Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays
  • Special interests: Preventative Health and Screening, Women's Health, Family planning, Sexual and Reproductive Health, Contraception Including Mirena and Implanon Insertion and Removal, Mental Health, Travel Medicine and Antenatal Shared Care Provider

Dr Marija Lugonja (ABN: 91 788 794 742) graduated from the University of London in 2003. She completed her GP training in the UK in 2011 attaining Membership of the Royal College of General Practitioners (MRCGP) and has completed extra training in women’s health, gaining the extra qualification of Diploma of the Family of Sexual and Reproductive Healthcare of The Royal College Obstetrics and Gynaecology. Marija worked as a GP in London, before moving to Australia with her family in 2013.

Marija really enjoys the variety of General Practice and the continuity of care that the specialty allows. She has a particular interest in women’s health, family planning, preventative medicine, mental health and travel health. Marija has completed extra training in women’s health, gaining the extra qualification of Diploma of the Family of Sexual and Reproductive Healthcare of The Royal College Obstetrics and Gynaecology. She is also a registered Antenatal Shared Care Provider (ANSC), allowing her to provide shared care throughout pregnancy between local hospital antenatal care services and midwives

In her spare time she enjoys spending time with her husband and three young children, being outdoors, travelling and walking her German Shepherd.

Marija's services are listed as follows:

Duration (mins)Full PriceAfter Rebate
New Patient Consult30$165$84.90
Follow-up Consultation (short)15$92$50.60
Follow-up Consultation (long)30$159.75$79.65
Extended Appointment45$259$141
One Hour Appointment60$345$153.80
Telehealth
Telehealth Video Consultation (long)30$159.75$79.65
Telehealth Video Consultation (Short)15$92$50.60
Telehealth Video Consultation (extended)45$259$141
Telehealth Video Consultation (extended)60$345$153.80
Skin Checks
Full Skin Check Appointment45$279$161.00
Skin Spot Check Appointment (20 minutes or less)20$140.40$99.00
Weight Loss
Initial Weight Loss Consultation45$270$152.00
Follow-up Weight Loss Consultation30$159.75$79.65
Female Health
Implanon insertion
$223.85$104.55

Implanon removal

$268.95$112.00
Implanon removal and insertion$333.05$146.90
Mirena Insertion (including initial consult)$303.85$135.50
Mirena Removal$159.75$79.65
Mirena Follow-Up Consultation$92.00$50.80
Care Plans

GP Management Plan45
Bulk Billed

Review of GP Management Plan

45Bulk Billed
Mental Health Plan (short)20$160.20$60
Mental Health Plan45$206.90$60
Follow-up Mental Health Plan20$138.55$60
GP Eating Disorders Plan (short)20$159.70$60
GP Eating Disorders Plan45$206.90$60
Follow-up GP Eating Disorders Plan20$138.55$60
Antenatal Care


Antenatal Consultation

30$165.00$40.75
28 Weeks and over Antenatal Consultation45$299.00$165.55
Postnatal Consultation30$165.00$97.85
Other Services


Refill Prescription

10$55$36.05
Medical Certificate10$55$36.05
Workers compensation30

Childhood Immunisation30



Please note:
Procedures will incur a treatment room and consumable fee that is charged in addition to the GP consultation. Treatment room and consumable fees are not eligible for a Medicare rebate.

10% less on GAP fee for Pension and Concession Card Holders and patients under the age of 18 years old. Bulk billing available for children under 2 years of age. DVA Gold holders will be charged directly to DVA only.

You will be eligible for a Medicare Rebate for telehealth appointments if you have visited the clinic for a face-to-face consultation previously. If not, you can still book a telehealth consultation, however you will not be eligible to receive a Medicare rebate, until we have seen you for a face-to-face consultation.

WorkCover:

You will need to pay for your GP visit on the day until your case is accepted or denied by WorkCover. Reimbursement will be provided by WorkCover QLD.

My Billing Policy:

My fees cover the cost of providing you with a high-quality healthcare service, that includes my services alongside practice nurses and reception staff, within a purpose-built, state-of-the-art medical facility.

Please note that I require full payment at the time of your consultation. I accept contactless and card payments to help prevent the spread of COVID-19. For your convenience your claim can be processed through Medicare online and your rebate will be deposited into your nominated bank account within 24/48 hours, provided that you have registered your bank details with Medicare.

Telehealth Appointments:

For all of my telehealth appointments, a $50 deposit is needed in order to secure the appointment, at least 24 hours in advance. This amount will be deducted from the final fee.

For your convenience your claim can be processed through Medicare online and your rebate will be deposited into your nominated bank account within 24/48 hours, provided that you have registered your bank details with Medicare. If no deposit is received for your Telehealth consult, your appointment may be canceled.

New Patients:

For all new patients, a $50 deposit is needed to secure the appointment, at least 24 hours in advance. This amount will be deducted from the final fee.

Cancellation Policy:

  • Standard Appointments: If you need to cancel or reschedule your standard appointment, I require at least 2 hours' notice. If you fail to attend your standard appointment without warning; after the second occurrence a did not attend (DNA) fee of $50 will apply. Please note that no Medicare rebate applies to this charge.
  • Care Plan and Extended Appointments: If you need to cancel or reschedule a care plan or extended appointment, I require at least 24 hours' notice. If no cancellation is made there will be a full charge without warning. No Medicare rebate applies to this charge.
  • Exceptional Circumstances: In the event of exceptional circumstances, such as sudden illness or emergency, please contact the clinic as soon as possible to let me know. I will endeavor to work with you to reschedule your appointment at the earliest convenience.

Please note, Dr Marija Lugonja operates her own medical services business at Next Practice Newstead and other locations. All correspondence should be directed to the individual practitioner themselves via the Next Practice Newstead email newstead.pa@nextpracticehealth.com

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