Services

Lung Cancer Clinic – Public Clinic

The Lung Cancer Clinic at Eastern Health is for patients who require specialist medical oncology opinion and management of lung cancer. The clinic provides multidisciplinary treatment and care.  All new patients are discussed at a weekly Lung multidisciplinary meeting  attended by a full range of lung cancer experts in addition to the members of the treating team.

Information for Consumers

Bring a list of current medications, any blood test results, CT scans or x-rays you have to the first appointment.

Information for Health Professionals

All referrals to be faxed to 9975 6664. The referrals will be triaged and an appointment allocated. The patient will be notified of their appointment details via phone. Please indicate if an interpreter is required.

Please ensure you provide details of all relevant investigations with the referral. A CT chest is required and the results need to accompany the referral.

For suspected lung cancer diagnosis, refer patients to the Rapid Access Lung Lesion Clinic.

Which conditions are assessed within the Lung cancer clinic:

Known lung cancer. For suspected lung cancer diagnosis, refer patients to the Rapid Access Lung Lesion Clinic.

Estimated time lines for initial patient appointment:

In most instances, patients with conditions list above will be seen in the next clinic.

Useful resources:

Cancer Council of Victoria has developed a consumer information sheet for lung cancer. Click here to download. 

Further queries:

If you have any further queries please contact the Medical Oncology Registrar on 1300 342 255.

Contact Information

Box Hill Hospital

Address

Specialist Clinic, Building A, Level 4.2, 8 Arnold Street, Box Hill

Contact

P: 9975 6422

Hours

Tuesday 1.30pm – 3.45pm

Car parking/public
transport

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

2 hour metered street parking available

Train to Box Hill Station, bus service to hospital

Maroondah Hospital

Address

Specialist Clinic, Ground Floor, Davey Drive, Ringwood East

Contact

P: 9871 3372

Hours

Wednesday 9am – 11am

Car parking/public
transport

2 hour metered car parking, paid hospital parking also available

Train to East Ringwood, bus service to hospital (route 380)

 

Yarra Ranges Health

Address

25 Market Street, Lilydale

Contact

P:  8706 9646

Hours

Wednesday 9am – 2pm

Car parking/public
transport

Car parking on-site. Train to Lilydale Station, bus service to Yarra Ranges Health