What to bring to my first appointment?

  • You will need a referral from your general practitioner or specialist, and a current Medicare card to enable a rebate.
  • Please bring along your current medications (packs/bottles or Webster pack) or medication list to your appointment
  • Diaries of measurements such as blood pressures/weights can also be very useful to assess your progress at home.

Location and Transport

841 Rathdowne Street
(corner Richardson Street)
Carlton North
VIC 3054

Parking

There is ample free 2 hour parking on Richardson Street and surrounding streets.

Disabled access

There is disabled access via Richardson Street. Press the intercom to gain entry.

Bus:

Route 504: stops immediately out the front entrance.

Trams:
  • Routes 1 and 6 along Lygon St: Alight at stop 117 (Richardson St). Walk east along Richardson St for <5 minutes
  • Route 96 along Nicholson St: Alight at stop 20 (Richardson St). Walk west along Richardson St for ~5 minutes.
Trains:
  • Parliament Station then tram 96
  • Flinders St or Melbourne Central then trams 1 or 6
  • Clifton Hill Station then bus 504

Fees

Item number Patient fee Pensioner fee Medicare rebate
Initial consultation 110 $220 $190 $132.30
Review consultation 116 $120 $100 $66.25
Long (>45min)/complex consultation 132 $320 $290 $231.35
Long (>45min)/complex consultation 133 $170 $160 $115.85

IN PERSON CONSULTATIONS – payment required at rooms on day of appointment.

  Transthoracic echocardiogram                     $260      (rebate $196.10)

     *pension/health care card holders will be bulk billed for echocardiography