YOUR FIRST APPOINTMENT
Please provide the following on the day of your consultation appointment (if not already forwarded)
- Referral letter
- Results including blood tests, X-rays and previous scopes
- Medicare or DVA card, Pension card and Health fund card if applicable
- Registration sheet – can be completed and forwarded prior, or on the day of consultation
what to expect
Your initial appointment is 50 minutes.
During this consultation, Dr Braid will take a comprehensive history and perform a relevant examination, review available pathology results including imaging and provide an opinion and summary.
A letter will be sent to the referring doctor.
Fees for service
Fees are payable immediately following the consultation. We accept credit cards, debit cards, cheque or cash.
You will be able to process your Medicare rebate claim on the spot. This means that your claim will be automatically paid within a few days if Medicare have your bank account details.
We understand that sometimes appointments may need to be cancelled. Please give us at least 24 hours notice so that we can offer your appointment to another patient. Cancellations within 24 hours will incur a cancellation fee equal to the full amount of the relevant consultation fee. These fees cannot be claimed from Medicare. Thank you for your understanding.