Plastic Surgery (Medicare Bulk Billed)

The clinic accepts referrals for initial assessment for plastic surgery, hand, reconstructive surgery including skin cancers, burns and management of fractured fingers. Urgent, semi-urgent and elective surgery is performed. Paediatric referrals are welcomed.

Referral must have named specialist

Patients with a BMI <30 will be assessed for breast reduction but the waiting list for this procedure is very long.

Eligibility Criteria

In order to ensure that we have assessed and triaged the referral of lesions appropriately, could you please organize a biopsy of the area and forward the results to us as soon as possible. This will enable us to ensure your patient is seen in a timely manner in accordance with these biopsy results and further treatment organized promptly as required.

Referral

GPs are encouraged to used the Victorian Statewide referral form (DOC, 42KB) which can be downloaded into most medical software.

All referrals are triaged and waiting times for non urgent appointments is several months. Suspected malignancies and trauma patients are given priority. The clinic provides a hand therapy service.

Cost

Bulk Billed - no cost to patient

Our Team

Eastern Health Clinical Director of Plastic, Reconstructive & Hand Surgery Unit: Mr Dean White

Box Hill Hospital

Mr Dean White, Ms Namrata Anavekar, Ms Marion Chan, Ms Neela Janakiramanan, Mr Frank Lin, Ms Kirstie MacGill, Ms Sally Ng, Mr Snehal Shah, Ms Beryl Tan, Ms Kim Taylor, Mr Terry Wu, Mr Alex Yuen

Maroondah Hospital

Ms Namrata Anavekar, Mr Andrew Cavallo, Ms Marion Chan, Mr Raminder Dhillon, Ms Neela Janakiramanan, Mr Nigel Mann, Mr Derek Neoh, Ms Sally Ng, Mr Warren Rozen, Mr Snehal Shah, Mr Andrew Simm, Ms Beryl Tan

Locations

Box Hill Hospital

Address
Specialist Clinics (Outpatients), Ground Floor, Building B, Nelson Rd, Box Hill, 3128
Contact

Ph 9895 3353 or 9895 3352
F 03 9839 6733

Car Parking

2 hour meter car parking

Paid parking available in the Building A carpark, accessible via Rodgerson Road

Public Transport

Train to Box Hill Station. Bus service to hospital.

 

Maroondah Hospital

Address
Specialist Clinics, Ground Floor, Maroondah Hospital - Davey Drive, Ringwood East 3135
Contact

Ph 9871 3370    
F 03 9839 6733

Car Parking

2 hour carpark

Public Transport

Train to East Ringwood Station with bus service to Maroondah Hospital