Appointments

For Appointments

FOR-APPOINTMENTS

Botany Medical Centre accepts appointments only.

We offer online bookings through Hotdoc. Simply download the app on your phone and register, and book online with one of our doctors at a time that suits you.

Or alternatively you can ring (02) 9700 1115 for an appointment. Every effort will be made to accommodate your preferred time and GP.

Appointments are 6 days a week, from 8am to 6pm Monday to Friday, 8am to 1pm Saturday. We closed on Public Holiday.

Longer consultation times are available, as well as appointments to see one of our friendly nurses for other services, such as immunisations. Please ask our receptionists if you require some extra time in consult.

We also offer an interpreting service. Please inform us prior to your appointment so we can arrange this service for you.

NOTE: Emergency appointments will always be given priority. Complex medical problems and urgent cases may delay the scheduled appointments. In these circumstances your patience is appreciated.

Fees

GP Consultation Fees

Weekend Consultation Fee Schedule (From 15/10/2022)

MBS Item No Description Fee Payable Medicare Rebate Gap (Out of Pocket)
23 Level B Standard consult $80 $39.75 $40.05
36 Level C Standard consult $120 $76.95 $43.05
44 Level D Standard consult $160 $113.30 $46.7

If you are unable to provide your Medicare card or the information on it, you will be charged a practice fee. However, you can receive a partial refund from a Medicare office. We currently do not offer on the spot rebates, and all fees must be paid in cash or EFT BEFORE you see the doctor. A receipt will be given to you once the consult has been finalised.

Weekday Consultation Fee Schedule ( From 18/05/2023)

MBS Item No Description Fee Payable Medicare Rebate Gap (Out Of Pocket)
23 Level B Standard Consult $70 $39.75 $30.25
36 Level C Standard Consult $110 $76.95 $33.05
44 Level D Standard Consult $150 $113.30 $36.70
91891 Phone Consult $60 $39.75 $20.25
2700 Mental Health Care Plan Less Than 20m – Dr Elaine $106 $75.80 $30.20
2713 Mental Health Consultation $106 $75.80 $30.25
2715 MHCP Less Than 20m – Dr Gu $126.25 $96.25 $30.00
2717 MHCP At Least 40m – Dr Gu $171.8 $141.80 $30.00

New Patient Registration Fee

Effective From 21/09/2022, $50 New Patient Registration Fee Applies For All New Patients.

OSHC And OVHC Holders

Bulk billing only for NIB and CBHS OSHC card holders.

Please note for other OSHC and OVHC provider, you require to pay for the full consultation fee upfront depending on your insurance.

Private (Non-Medicare) GP Consultation Fees

For patients without Medicare or an eligible OSHC/OVHC policy, private GP consultation fees start from:

Mon- Fri: $80 for standard consult, $120 for long consult.

Saturday and Public Holiday: $100 standard consultation and $140 for long consultation

Procedures

Aditional Gap Fees also apply for all procedures, and Implanon insertions.

Implanon

For all procedures, phone bookings only*
We do not accept online bookings for procedures. It is essential you call for an appointment so we can allocate the appropriate Doctor and time for your procedure.

  • Private billing on Saturday for all appointments, excluding Concession health care card holders, children under 16, nurse appointments and phone appointments.
  • Bulk-billing (Mon-Fri) for all patients with a valid Concession health care card, children under 16, and nurse appointments.
  • Phone consult to discuss previous result will be bulk-billed. Others requests including scripts, referral letter, medical certificate will incur a fee for phone consult
  • Insertion only $50 Fee
  • Removal only $100 Fee
  • Other procedure Surcharge $100

Other Fees

  • Patient transfer of clinical record – xml format in CD or USB (patient provided) – $20
  • Patient transfer of clinical record – pdf format – $60
  • Patient transfer of clinical record – hard cope $40c per page
FULL-PRACTTICE-FEES

Full Practice Fees

If you are unable to provide your Medicare card or the information on it, you will be charged a practice fee. However, you can receive a partial refund from a Medicare office.

We currently do not offer on the spot rebates, and all fees must be paid in cash BEFORE you see the doctor. A receipt will be given to you once the consult has been finalised.

We also charge practice fees on your consultation day for overseas visitors, work injury patients, CTP claims and expired Medicare cardholders.

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