Services

Rheumatology clinic (Medicare Bulk Billed)

he Rheumatology Clinic is divided into disease specific sub clinics: rheumatoid, psoriatic arthritis, connective tissue disease, joint and gout.

Eligibility Criteria
Due to limited resources referrals will only be accepted for people with systemic disease proven by makers such as a raised ESR CRP RH Factor positive ANA.

Urgent cases should be discussed with Rheumatologist Registrar. Referrals are triaged by Doctors.

All private clinics must have named specialist on referral

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

Investigations to be sent with the referral:

Any investigations performed. Patients should have recent pathology tests for systemic disease.

Cost
Bulk Billed - no cost to patient

Our Team
Dr C Fong & Dr C Mack

Box Hill Hospital

Address
Nelson Road, Specialist Clinics, Ground floor, Box Hill, 3128
Contact

Ph 9895 3352    
03 9839 6733

Hours

Tuesdays 8.30am - 5.30pm.