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Paediatric Nutrition - Royal North Shore Hospital

Level 3, Ambulatory Care Centre

Acute Services Building

Reserve Road, Royal North Shore

 

St Leonards

2065

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Paediatric Nutrition - Royal North Shore Hospital

Contact us

General enquiries: (02) 9463 1666

Referrals phone: (02) 9463 1666

Fax number: (02) 9463 2092

Email: [email protected]

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 What we do

We care for and treat infants, children and adolescents who are underweight or with poor growth which is related to nutrition, or special dietary needs due to their medical condition.

 What to bring

  • Blood results   
  • List of current medications
  • Referral   

 When to visit us

Paediatric patients who reside within lower North Shore or Ryde local government areas (councils of Lane Cove, Mosman, North Sydney, Willoughby, Ryde, Hunters Hill)

 How to visit us

 Referral information

Medical referral


Referrals are required to contain patient name, date of birth and contact details (in case the appointment needs to be changed), medical history, medication history, reason for referral and nutritional concern.


It is expected that patients or their carer contact the department to make an appointment to see a dietitian after the referral has been emailed (or fax if email is not available) to the department. The referral is required prior to booking an appointment so that the person can be booked into the most suitable clinic for their nutritional need.

We are sorry, however due to the volume of referrals received, the department is unable to contact patients to make appointments

 

 Other information


Is there a cost to patients to attend the clinic?

No, excepting for people who are not covered by Medicare when there will be a charge for this service