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 Referrals

New gynaecology patients require a faxed 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 to discuss an appointment time.

First antenatal appointment will need a faxed referral either from your GP or Tas IVF . Please ensure your referral reaches us before you are 8-10 weeks pregnant if possible.

Other information

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, D.V.A and Private Health fund cards with you.

Practice Hours

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. Pregnancy related emergency please call the Birthing Suite on 6777 8960 or the Pregnancy Assessment Unit on 6777 8946