Appointments available:

Monday:       9am - 8pm

Tuesday:       9am - 6:30pm

Wednesday:  Closed

Thursday:     9am - 8pm

Friday:         12pm - 6:30pm

Saturday:      8:30am - 12:30pm

Closed public holidays 

 

Book Online or call  0403 164 429.

 

What to expect

At the initial consultation you will be asked to complete a form with your personal and medical information, as well as go through an informed consent.  During the consult you will be asked questions about your current complaint and symptoms, your medical history and any medications.  Then an examination including any required orthopaedic, neurological, postural and joint movements will be conducted.  Treatment may include a variety of different techniques, which will be discussed with you.  Rehabilitation exercises may also be recommended for you and referral may be suggested dependant on your condition.

It is advisable to wear loose comfortable clothing.  Depending on the area being treated you may be asked to undress to your underwear.  A gown can be provided if you wish.

The initial treatment lasts 45min to 1hour and any follow-up consultations last approximately 30min.  Bring along any imaging you may have to your appointment.

 

Who Can Be Treated

Referral is not needed for osteopathic treatment.  However, if you are wishing to be treated under the Chronic Disease Management (CDM) scheme and claim the medicare rebate you will need a referral from your GP.  Department of Veterans Affairs (DVA) clients may also require a GP referral. 

Dromana Osteopathy accepts DVA, Worksafe, TAC and CDM clients.

 

Fees

Initial Consultation:  $80

Subsequent Consultation:  $70

Concession card holders receive a $10 fee reduction

 

Payment

Payment is required at the time of treatment and can be paid by cash, Visa, Mastercard, or EFTPOS.  HICAPS is available.