Diagnostic Endoscopy Centre, Sydney

Consultation Fees

The Diagnostic Endoscopy Centre is a private medical practice. Consultations are billed at private patient rates and fees are payable on the day.

When do we expect payment?

Fees are payable on the day of consultation and we accept cash, cheque, EFTPOS, Mastercard, Visa and American Express. We are able to submit your claim to Medicare on your behalf if you have registered with Medicare for this service. If you have not registered, you will need to claim your rebate yourself by providing Medicare with your invoice and receipt.

Concessions

Holders of a current Australian Government issued Aged Pension Card may be offered a discounted consultation fee provided that the entitlement card is produced at the time of consultation. Holders of Department of Veterans Affairs gold cards will be bulk billed.

If you are experiencing financial difficulty please discuss this with your doctor at the time of consultation. Reception staff are not permitted to alter billing unless directed to do so by the doctor.

 
 

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