Appointment Information

 

Important Documents to bring to your appointment

  • A current referral from your local doctor
  • Any x-ray, ultrasounds or MRI images with reports relating to the area
  • Completed Patient Information, Consent Form or Shoulder Questionnaire (if applicable) downloadable from the forms section on the website
  • Any questions you may have for Dr Bateman
  • Any letters from physiotherapists relating to the area
  • Medicare/Department of Veterans Affairs Numbers and Health Fund Details (if applicable)
  • Worker's Compensation or Third Party Patients will require a written approval for the appointment
    from the insurer

Payment information


Consultations
Payments for consultations are required on the day.  You will receive a partial rebate from Medicare.
If payment for your consultation is made with a savings or cheque account we are able to put the Medicare rebate back into your account from our rooms without you needing to attend Medicare.

Initial Consultation fees $250.00
Initial Consultation fees (Pensioner) $200.00

Review Consultation fees $120.00

Surgery
Dr Bateman bills in accordance with the fees recommended by the Australian Medical Association. If surgery is required you will be provided with an estimate of fees for Dr Bateman, his assistant surgeon and Anaesthetist. Surgery fees for Dr Bateman are required to be paid prior to surgery to the rooms. These are in line with AMA guidelines.  Appointments following surgery (post operative appointments) will not be charged for the first six weeks and in some case will not be charged for up until the four month post operative mark as a courtesy.

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Consent Form Consent Form

Pre-Consult Questionaire Pre-Consult Questionaire

 
 
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