Annandale General Practice

{Annandale General Practice}{34C Taylor Street}{Annandale}{NSW}{2038}{Australia}{(02) 9571 1188}
34C Taylor Street 2038 Annandale, NSW
Phone: (02) 9571 1188

FAQ

Annandale General Practice is a private billing practice. All skin check appointments with Dr Daniel Ong will incur a private fee of $140, with a rebate of $75.05 from Medicare. All procedures eg. Skin excision and contraceptive procedures IUD and implanon incur a procedure fee (no Medicare rebate).

Consultation

Discount
Fee

Standard
Fee

Medicare
Rebate

Gap

Level A
Short
Consultation
(Item 3)
00-05 minutes

$42.00

$52.00

$17.75

$34.25

Level B
Standard
Consultation
(Item 23)
06-19 minutes

$65.00

$85.00

$38.75

$46.25

Level C
Long
|Consultation
(Item 36)
20-39 minutes

$120.00

$140.00

$75.05

$64.95

Level D
Extended Long
Consultation
(Item 44)
40+ minutes

$160.00

$180.00

$110.50

$69.50

Payment is required on the same day as your appointment.

Cancellation fee of $15 for standard appointment and $30 for long appointment applies to all Saturday appointments and on weekdays if less than 2 hours notice given.

On weekdays, bulk-billing will apply to the following patients (exemption of any procedures which incur a private fee): 

  • Children under 16 years of age
  • DVA patients, concession, pension, health care card holders
  • At doctor's discretion

For all patients, skin checks will incur a fee of $140.

For OSHC students, a $15 gap payment is required for each appointment.

On Saturdays, all patients will be privately charged.

Dietician Consultation

Standard
Fee

Medicare
Rebate^ 

Gap

Initial 
Consultation


Face-to-face, 

Telehealth or

Telephone

$120.00

Standard

45-60 mins

$53.80*

$66.20

$140.00

Long

60-75 mins

$53.80*

$86.20

Review
Consultation

 Face-to-face,

Telehealth or

Telephone

$80.00

Standard

20-30 mins

$53.80*

$26.20

$95.00

Long

30-45 mins

$53.80*

$36.20

^ Only available with valid Chronic Disease Management plan

* Medicare Rebate for Telehealth and Telephone available until 31 March 2021

General

Is parking available?

There is ample of street parking. Disabled parking opposite surgery is also available. We are a short stroll from Booth Street.

Is bulk billing available?

On weekdays, we bulk bill children under 16 years of age and pensioners. This does not apply on Saturdays.

Do you treat skin cancer?

We have cryotherapy and offer skin cancer checks.

Do you do contraception procedures?

Yes, we can insert and remove Implanon. We also provide specialised Mirena insertion in-house. There is a fee for these procedure.

Is home visit available?

Yes, we provide home visits for all our patients that have difficulties coming to surgery. Minimum charges for travel/ time allowance charges apply.

The practice charges a $200 out-of-pocket fee for a 30 minute consultation at the patient's home for patients who have not visited the practice in over 12 months.

How do I collect test results?
Please discuss with your regular doctor for your results. In line with best clinical practice, this generally requires a face-to-face appointment to answer all your questions. Receptionists do not have confidential details on patients and are not trained to give medical results casually over the telephone.
How do I get medical certificate?

This is a legal document issued after a medical consultation. For legal reasons, we are not authorised to back-date medical certificates. Please seek your doctor's permission for this legal document if needed.

What is ambulatory care?

We can provide early discharge from hospital with intravenous (IV) injection for pneumonia, cellulitis and infected wound. This will allow you to enjoy family and home environment without prolonged stay in hospital. Obviously we are only able to help if the treatment is therapeutic and you are continuing to get better. Consult with your specialist for follow-up plans.

 

For Life-Threatening Emergencies Call 000