Patients should be aware that it is their responsibility to ensure they have a valid referral prior to being seen at Tamar O&G. GP referrals last 12 months and a Specialist's referral lasts 3 months
New gynaecology patients will require a referral from your GP prior to an appointment being scheduled. The referrals are reviewed by our doctors and prioritised according to urgency. You will be contacted by our staff with your appointment details. First antenatal appointment will need a pregnancy referral . Please ensure your referral reaches us before you are 8-10 weeks pregnant if possible.
We will require you to complete a questionnaire about you general medical and surgical background that will help with your initial consultation. It also contains details of how to find us. Please bring your Medicare or D.V.A and Private Health fund cards with you.
Monday to Thursday 9 am to 5 pm.
We are closed on Fridays (unless by appointment) and public holidays.
If you require urgent Gynecological assistance outside of these hours please contact the Launceston General Hospital on 6777 6777 or contact your General Practitioner. For pregnancy related emergencies please call the Birthing Suite on 6777 8960.