​The Department of Spinal Cord Injury Medicine provides services to patients with a traumatic spinal cord injured who reside in the northern sector of the state-wide Spinal Cord Injury Service. It includes both an in and outpatient service and works closely with the state-wide Spinal Outreach Service and community organisations.

All aspects of Spinal Cord Injury Medicine are covered.  There are multiple specialised Spinal Cord Injury Rehabilitation outpatient clinics throughout the week i.e. Spinal Plastics Service, Tetraplegia Hand Clinic, Spasticity Clinics, Colorectal Surgical Clinics and Sexuality and Fertility clinics.

  • General Spinal Cord Injury clinics: Mon, Tue and Wed (am) 
  • Speciality clinics:  Spinal plastics – every Friday (am), referrals via Spinal
  • Plastics CNC                                  
  • Sexuality/Fertility Clinics – every week ( am)
  • Tetraplegia Hand Clinic and Spasticity – fortnightly (Wed and Fri)                          
  • Colorectal clinic for Spinal Cord Injured patients only – fortnightly

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Eligibility

Patients can be referred to these clinics by their GPs or specialists.

Referral

All new patients for clinic review must be approved by the Department Head via the department secretary. See contact number on the right. 

Urgent cases

If an urgent consult in clinic is required within a week it is essential to discuss with the Spinal Rehabilitation Registrar or the specialists on call via the hospital switchboard on 02 9926 7111.

Other Information

Patients MUST bring a referral letter and any other relevant investigations and radiology when they attend the clinic.

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Clinical Administration 7C, Royal North Shore Hospital,
Reserve Rd,
St Leonards, NSW 2065

Finding Us: Ambulatory Care Centre, Level 3, Acute Services Building, Royal North Shore Hospital, Reserve Rd, St Leonards NSW 2065

Postal:

Spinal Cord Injury Out-patient Clinic c/o Ambulatory Care Centre,
Clinic 5, Level 3
Royal North Shore Hospital
Reserve Rd, St Leonards, NSW 2065

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8.30am - 12.30pm

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​02 9463 2750

02 9463 1400