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What should I bring with me when I come for a scheduled office appointment?

Apart from medicare and your insurance information

  • A referral from your General Practitioner or family doctor
  • All pertinent x-ray reports and test results from your primary care or referring physician
  • A list of all medications that you are currently taking
  • A list of any known drug allergies and the symptoms you may have from taking these medicines
  • If you have had surgery elsewhere, please bring a copy of your operation report

Are my medical records kept private and confidential?

Your medical file is handled with the utmost respect for your privacy. Our staff are bound by strict confidentiality requirements as a condition of employment regarding your medical records. Ordinarily we will not release the contents of your medical file without your consent.

Do I need a referral to make an appointment?

Most medical specialists will accept only referred patients. This is partly to try to ensure that the specialist you are seeing is appropriate for you and your condition, and also because Medicare pays rebates for specialist services if you have been referred.

How can my family doctor help me to obtain specialist medical care?

Before seeing any medical specialist, it is always preferable to talk to your own family doctor, who can discuss your condition with you and advise on whether any specialist care is appropriate. If it is, he or she can help you to choose the specialist best suited to your needs. Your family doctor can help the specialist to care for you better by providing relevant information about your health. Communicating with the specialist will also enable your family doctor to care for you better during and after your specialist treatment.

What should I expect during first visit?

Your cardiologist will obtain a history from you and perform a physical examination. He will arrange further investigation and management as required if possible on the same day. Results will be explained immediately.

How much will it cost?

Our doctors are in high demand however they generally offer a sympathetic fee structure. Details can be obtained from the practice manager on (02) 95259266.

Meet Our Doctors
Dr Shiva Roy
Consultant Cardiologist
Dr Shiva Roy
Dr Shiva Roy
Dr Mark Pitney
Consultant Cardiologist
Dr Mark Pitney
Dr Mark Pitney
Dr Robert Smith
Consultant Cardiologist
Dr Robert Smith
Dr Robert Smith
Dr George Youssef
Consultant Cardiologist
Dr George Youssef
Dr George Youssef
Dr Eugene Loh
Consultant Cardiologist
Dr Eugene Loh
Dr Eugene Loh
Dr Joseph Matthews
Consultant Cardiologist
Dr Joseph Matthews
Dr Joseph Matthews
Dr David Wong
Consultant Cardiologist
Dr David Wong
Dr David Wong
Dr Alastair Carlyle
Consultant Cardiologist
Dr Alastair Carlyle
Dr Alastair Carlyle
 
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