Frequently Asked Questions
Where is Norwest GI located?
Norwest GI is located at:
Suite 302, Q Central
10 Norbrik Drive
Bella Vista NSW 2153
Is there parking close by?
Parking is available on site at the Q Central. Alternatively, there are ample parking at Norwest Private Hospital next door.
How soon can I see a Norwest GI surgeon?
Patients with urgent referrals will be seen within 48 hours.
What is the cost for a consultation?
We are not a bulk billing practice. You will be required to pay for your consultation on the day. Initial consultations are charged at $220. Subsequent consultations are $120. You will receive part of the fee back from Medicare. Fees will be discounted for pensioners and on a discreationary basis. Fee for all procedures will be advised at the time of booking.
What is I don’t have private health insurance?
Norwest GI surgeons all have public hospital appointments and are able to offer your surgical treatment at no cost in the public hospital system.
What do I need to bring for my first consultation?
Consultations are by appointment only
Please bring with you the following:
- GP referral
- All recent imaging (e.g. X-ray, ultrasound, CT, MRI etc) and any biopsy or blood test results
- Medicare Card and Health Fund details
- List of all your medications and drug allergies
IMPORTANT: Please arrive 10 minutes earlier than your scheduled appointment as you might need to fill out an information sheet
Please complete patient form and bring this to your appointment. Patient form downloadable by clicking button below.
Norwest GI is here to help you
If you would like to find out more about any of the information above, or would like to book an appointment for a discussion,
please give the Norwest GI team a call today on 02 9899 7322 or complete our contact form and one of our friendly staff will be in touch shortly.