Physiotherapy Department, Check in E, Level 3
Acute Services Building
Royal North Shore Hospital
General enquiries: (02) 94631400
Referrals phone: (02) 9462 9745
Fax number: (02) 9463 1065
Monday: 08:30 - 16:30
Tuesday: 08:30 - 16:30
Wednesday: 08:30 - 16:30
Thursday: 08:30 - 16:30
Friday: 08:30 - 16:30
We offer a holistic triage assessment for people with back and neck pain who have been referred to a spinal orthopaedic surgeon or a neurosurgeon.
Images / scans
List of current medications
Reading glasses if required
A referral from a GP is required for the triage of patients by the orthospinal or neurosurgeons. If appropriate, patients are offered a holistic assessment with a senior physiotherapist to determine a patient-centred managemenmt plan.
GP referral to the neurosurgery or orthospinal clinic
Is there a cost to patients to attend the clinic?
No - patients who hold a Medicare card incur no costs.