Physiotherapy-led Orthopaedic Clinic
We provide physiotherapy assessment and treatment for people linked to the orthopaedic service.
Clinical service overview
Our clinic is co-located with orthopaedic surgeons and run by experienced physiotherapists liaising closely with the orthpaedic unit.
We provide a:
- screening clinic for orthopaedic patients
- Post Arthroplasty Review (AR)
- Osteoarthritis Hip and Knee Service (OAHKS)
- ED Soft Tissue Review Clinic
Refer your patient
Fax referral to us
We accept GP and specialist referrals to this service.
All referrals are triaged by the service according to clinical urgency. Patients requiring immediate assessment should be sent to the Emergency & Trauma Centre.
To refer your patient, complete and fax a referral to us. For urgent referrals, also contact the service Registrar to discuss the case.
To ensure appropriate and timely triage, include all demographic and clinical details as well as relevant investigation results.
If you are concerned about any delay of the appointment or if there is any deterioration in your patient’s condition, contact the service Registrar on call on (03) 9076 2000.
- Referral enquiries (03) 9076 2025
- Referral fax (03) 9076 6938
- Enquiries email firstname.lastname@example.org
Specialist Consulting Clinics Referral Form 229 KB
Orthopaedic referral guideline 678 KB
Radiology and Nuclear Medicine request form 67 KB
Special referral instructions
Referrals should be directed to the Orthopaedic Outpatient Service for triage - direct referrals to Physiotherapy are not accepted.