The cost of office consultation is advised at the time of booking.
Surgery for public patients in public hospital
Completely covered by Medicare.
Surgery for privately insured patients in public hospital
Covered under the Gapcover No-Gap scheme so there are no out-of-pocket expenses.
Surgery for privately insured patients in private hospitals
Covered under the Gapcover Known-Gap scheme where out-of-pocket costs are limited to a maximum of $500.
Pensioners and patients with financial difficulties – covered under the Gapcover No-Gap scheme so there are no out-of-pocket expenses.
Anaesthesia fees are usually in keeping with Gapcover No-Gap or Known-Gap scheme (limited to a maximum of $500) but if there are additional out-of-pocket costs you will be advised before surgery by the anaesthetist.
North Shore Private Hospital
Suite 3, Level 5
St Leonards, NSW 2065