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Parkinson rehab clinic - Hornsby Hospital

Outpatients Department

Level 1, Building 60

Hornsby-Ku-ring-gai Hospital

Palmerston Rd

Hornsby

2077

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Parkinson rehab clinic - Hornsby Hospital

Contact us

General Enquiries: (02) 9485 6777

Referrals Phone: (02) 9485 6777

Fax Number: (02) 9485 6069

Email: [email protected]

Opening hours

Thursday: 8:15am - 12:30pm

The service operates on the last Thursday of the month.

 What we do

We provide multidisciplinary support and care for people who have been diagnosed with Parkinson's Disease.

We care for our patients by working in a multidisciplinary team and offering the following services within the one clinic appointment:

  • Medical consultation (45 mins)
  • Occupational Therapy consultation (45 mins)
  • Physiotherapy consultation (45 mins)
  • Speech Pathology consultation (45 mins)
  • DEXA Bone density scan (30mins)
  • Referral to other relevant services, including dietitian, podiatry, hydrotherapy, exercise groups, etc.

 What to bring

Please bring your Medicare Card, Referral and any relevant reports or documentation.

 When to visit us

You must be referred by a neurologist and have a diagnosis of Parkinson's Disease to access the Parkinson's Clinic.
You must live in the Hornsby Ku-Ring-Gai local government areas.
To access this service you will need a referral letter from your doctor. This should include:

  • Name of any specialists
  • Medical history
  • Current issues requiring assessment
  • Current medications
  • Recent blood tests

 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.

 Referral information

  • Medical referral

 Other information

Is there a cost to patients to attend the clinic?

no

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