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Latest News March-June 2021


Torrens Clinic will be running a COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic each Monday starting from June 21st 2021. Online appointments will be available shortly.

Torrens Clinic is happy to announce  Dr Lauren Astrauskas  is now consulting at 421 Port Road, Croydon all day on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday.


You can book online to see Dr Lauren Astraukas and all our other Doctors by clicking the button to the right or by downloading the HotDoc mobile app. This is a secure and simple way to make an appointment and will mean you don't have to wait on hold to speak to reception. HotDoc will automatically send you a reminder message with your appointment details.                               

 Or phone 8346 6408 to  make an appointment with Dr Lauren Astraukas.

Cold/Flu Symptoms

Please phone the clinic and book a phone consultation if you have any cold / flu symptoms as patients with these symptoms cannot have a face to face consult in the clinic in order  to help protect other patients  . We appreciate your understanding at this time due to the covid-19 pandemic. 

Flu Vaccines 2021

2021 Government Funded Flu vaccinations are available from April 2021 for eligible patients. Non - eligible patients can see their Doctor for a script and return for the vaccination. 


We are closed on Public Holidays and Weekends, please call our after hours doctor on 137 425.


Our Croydon Clinic at 421 Port Road, Croydon  phone 8346 6408 has a carpark which is accessed via Princess Street - next to 12 Princess Street. Please be aware that there are Clearway restrictions on Port Road before 10am and after 3pm.

History of The Torrens Clinic

Our mission is to provide the highest standard of patient care whilst incorporating a holistic approach towards diagnosis and management of illness. 


In the 1960's Dr's Patrick, Smallhorn, Sando and Chadwick had rooms on Port Road Hindmarsh and later on South Road, Croydon. 


In 1967 Dr Turnbull joined the clinic with Dr Allen  joining later in 1971. 

Torrens Clinic is a thriving Medical Clinic which continues to grow. Dr Alan Forbes, Dr John Tsavdaridis, Dr Con Katsaneris and Dr Sheeper Ahmed along with their Associate Doctors - Dr Lauren Astrauskas, Dr Jim Christpoulos, Dr Gavin James, Dr Lyn Muller, Dr Liz Clisby are all committed to the provision of quality health care. 


Telephone Consults- Fees For Telephone Consults

Telephone consults can be booked via HotDoc. Please be advised as From 1st April 2021 a fee is payable for Private Patients for Telephone Consults payable over the phone with your credit card, the rebate will be credited back into your account from Medicare on the same day. Please be aware that there are situations where a Face to Face consult is required to provide the best medical care. 

Opening Hours:








8:00am – 5.30pm

8:00am – 5.30pm

8:00am – 5.30pm

8:00am – 5.30pm

8:00am – 5.30pm



We may close early some nights depending upon demand. 


Contact us:

Torrens Clinic - Croydon

421 Port Road Croydon SA 5008

Tel: 08 8346 6408

Torrens Clinic - Flinders Park

83 Holbrooks Road Flinders Park SA 5025

Tel: 08 8352 6022

For Life-Threatening Emergencies Call 000

Dear Patients , 


We would like to advise that Torrens Clinic has face to face and telephone consults available. Non concession card holders pay a fee for telephone consults payable over the phone by credit card at the time of service. Your medicare rebate is credited  into your bank account on the same day. 

Our Croydon and Flinders Park Clinics are open 8am to 5.30pm   Monday to Friday.

Torrens Clinic has 6 male Doctors and  3 female Doctors who look forward to continuing to provide quality health care for all the community - from birth through to senior years . 


Our Clinpath Pathology Collection Centre at 83 Holbrooks Road, Flinders Park is open  .... 8 am to 12  pm Monday to Friday to facilitate your pathology requests from your Doctor.

Our Australian Clinical Labs Pathology Collection Centre at 421 Port Road, Croydon is open 8.30 am to 12.30 pm  Monday to Friday. 

Both Pathology Collection Sites accept request forms from all Pathology Companies.

We will be using HotDoc to send out Recall notifications, if you receive one you can book online via the HotDoc app or phone us.

The health and well being of our patients remains our highest priority. 


Any clarification may be obtained by phoning our Practice Manager Kerry on 8346 6408.


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