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Working together with you, we assist in the treatment and management of a range of continence problems which might include:
We work closely with GPs and have strong links with urology and aged care services.
Our team of specialists in continence management includes continence physicians, clinical nurse consultants, specialist physiotherapists and a dietitian. People who attend often require the services of more than one team member.
The Continence Clinic is part of the suite of services provided by the Health Independence Program (HIP).
We provide the following services:
The initial appointment will include an assessment of presenting symptoms, medical history, medications, tests and scans as required and a physical examination.
Review appointments are re-booked based upon clinical need and assessment.
When you come to hospital for your appointment, you need to bring:
You can refer yourself by contacting us directly to access our services.
Your GP, specialist or health practitioner can also organise a referral for this clinic.
Appointments are based in the Health and Rehabilitation Centre at the Heidelberg Repatriation Hospital.
Find out more about referring your patient to our Continence Clinic.
The current wait time for this service (from receipt of referral) is between:
Phone: 03 9496 2531
Open hours: Monday to Friday from 8.00am to 4.30pm (excluding public holidays)
Health and Rehabilitation Centre
Heidelberg Repatriation Hospital
Banksia Street, Gate 5
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