The short answer is no.
Physiotherapists and Chiropractors are primary health care practitioners and therefore you can see them for a consultation without seeing your GP first. However if a GP deems it necessary for you to have an appointment for your condition, we accept the governments Enhanced Primary Care (EPC) referrals from your GP. This allows for 5 appointments with us that will covered by medicare. (See your GP for eligibility).
Additionally, if your condition would benefit from the assessment and input from your doctor we can assist you with this.
Please bring any previous imaging X-Rays, MRI and CT scans that you have.
Wear clothes that allow plenty of movement and that will allow us to assess problem areas.
Bring your private health fund card; we use the HICAPS system so you will able to claim your rebate on the spot.
Complete and bring the above Pre-Consultation form.
In order to allow plenty of time to hear the history of your problem, spend time looking at the bigger picture as well as discussing treatment options and starting with your hands on care, we book out 45 minutes for the first visit with each new client.
Consultations are by appointment only
Monday – Friday
7am – 7pm
7am – 2pm
We utilise HICAPS, which means you can swipe your health insurance card and your private health policy consultation coverage will be taken on the spot.
North Shore Chiropractors are part of the Bupa Members First and Medibank Members Choice preferred providers network.
Pymble – Council 2 hr parking is located underneath the Bayer building next door.
Artarmon – Parking is located below us at 4 Cleg St.