You should bring the following to your appointment:

  • Referral - X-rays, scans, test results.
  • Records of previous surgery.
  • List of Medications.
  • Medicare details.
  • Private Health Insurance details.

We are not a bulk billing practice. You will be required to pay for your consultation on the day. Initial consultations cost $170 and subsequent consultations are $80. Fees may be discounted for aged pensioners and on a discretionary basis. Fees for all procedures will be advised at the time of booking.

There are a number of hospitals you can have your operation (see list below):

  • Mater Private Hospital.
  • North Shore Specialist Day Hospital.
  • Norwest Private Hospital.
  • Ryde Public Hospital.
  • Strathfield Private Hospital.
  • Westmead Private Hospital.

You can have your surgery in a public hospital free of charge provided you have a medicare card.

Colonoscopy is recommended if you have any of the following:

  • A family history of bowel cancer.
  • A persistant change in bowel function.
  • Rectal bleeding.
  • A personal history of bowel polyps.
  • Unexplained weight loss or abdominal pain.