To discuss making an appointment with a Paediatric Physiotherapist, please contact the Intake Service between 9am and 5pm on 9409 8724.
We accept self-referrals, also referrals from your GP, paediatricians, specialists, a Maternal and Child Health Nurse or other health professional, carers or family members.
Health professionals are requested to send referrals by:
- E-referral via Connecting Care
- Fax 9408 9508
- Post to PO Box 82, Whittlesea 3757
Wait lists will apply. Priority is given according to the urgency and severity of your child’s condition. For current clients that would like to book or cancel appointments, contact Reception on 9409 8787.
Please bring the following to your appointment:
- Your child’s favourite toy
- Child Health Record (the green book)
- Name and contact details of your child’s GP
- Reports of relevant scans; X-Ray, CT, MR, ultrasound, etc.
Please allow one (1) hour for your child’s first appointment. There will be a discussion with your Physiotherapist about your child’s condition and general health, followed by a physical examination. We will then discuss with you about how to best manage your child’s condition.
Interpreters are available at no extra cost.