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Ear nose throat (ENT) outpatient clinic - Hornsby Hospital

Outpatients Department

Level 1, Building 60

Hornsby Ku-ring-gai Hospital

Palmerston Rd



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Ear nose throat (ENT) outpatient clinic - Hornsby Hospital

Contact us

General enquiries: (02) 9485 6777

Referrals phone: (02) 9485 6777

Fax number: (02) 9485 6069


Opening hours

Thur: 09:00 - 12:00

 What we do

We care for and treat people who had:

Hornsby emergency department follow up required particularly with:

  • Epistaxis (nose bleeds)
  • Head and neck infections
  • Otitis externa (ear infection) requiring ENT management

We care for people following surgery particularly with:


  • Turbinate reduction surgery
  • Grommet insertion
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Septoplasty and sinus surgery
  • Ear surgery
  • Other ENT surgery done at Hornsby Hospital

If you have been seen in the Hornsby Hospital ED by the ENT registrar you may be requested to attend a follow up appointment in the ENT clinic.

 What to bring

  • Images/scans
  • Test results
  • Medicare card
  • Any relevant radiology, audiology or microbiology scans.

 When to visit us

You may be referred to the ENT clinic after having surgery at Hornsby Hospital, your discharge paperwork will advise to call to make an appointment.

You may be referred for a follow up check if you were seen by the ENT registrar in the Hornsby Hospital emergency department or if you were seen by the emergency department registrar following consultation with the ENT team.

You will require one of the following:

  • Referral letter from the emergency department
  • Discharge letter from Hornsby Hospital

 How to visit us

Turn onto Palmerston Road from Edgeworth David Avenue. The Emergency entrance is just after the Burdett Street Intersection on the right. The Multi-storey carpark is further along after the Northcott Road junction.

Transdev bus 575 travels to Hornsby Ku-ring-gai Hospital from Hornsby and Turramurra railway stations. This picks up and sets down at the front of the Hospital on Palmerston Road. There are no buses to the Hospital from Waitara Station.

The closest railway stations are Hornsby and Waitara. Hornsby is accessible via both the main Northern Line and the North Shore Line. Waitara is on the North Shore Line. Transdev bus service #575 travels to Hornsby Ku-ring-gai Hospital from these stations.

From Hornsby Station – The distance to the Hospital is approximately 1.8km. If you wish to walk please note there are a number of hills. Exit the station on the George Street side via the pedestrian overpass.
From Waitara Station – The distance to the Hospital is approximately 1.5km. Exit the station on the Alexandria Avenue side. This walk is reasonably flat.

Hornsby Hospital has a multi-storey car park that offers 500 spaces and is located at Gate 2 (Palmerston Road). This carpark provides access for all areas across the campus.

Parking fees apply across the whole hospital in accordance with the NSW Health's hospital car parking fees policy and can be accessed here. Concessional rates apply to those who are eligible.

Disabled parking spaces are available in the multi-storey car park and also on Lowe and Palmerston Roads, though street parking availability is very limited. Your valid disabled parking permit must be displayed in your car at all times. Please do not park in restricted parking areas; you could be blocking access to emergency services.

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