FAQS

WHO CAN BE REFERRED?

Anyone who is 65 years old and above.
Younger patients under certain circumstances may be considered for review.

HOW LONG DO I HAVE TO WAIT FOR AN APPOINTMENT?

Depending on the type of review, you should be seen within 2-6 weeks from the time your referral is received.

HOW LONG WILL THE APPOINTMENT LAST FOR?

Depending on the type of review.
Initial appointments are 45-75 minutes long.
Review appointments are 20-40 minutes long.

HOW MUCH WILL IT COST ME?

 You may be bulk-billed or charged a gap payment. Please check with reception staff.

WHAT SHOULD I BRING TO MY APPOINTMENT?

  • Referral from your GP

  • Letters from other specialists

  • Medication list

  • Results of blood tests or scans

  • Consider bringing a family member or carer

WHAT SHOULD I MAKE KNOWN BEFORE THE APPOINTMENT?

If you have any special requirements:
- need for an interpreter
- physical/mobility restrictions