Specialised Paediatric Care For Your Child.
Important Notice Regarding Covid-19
Please note that the practitioners at Redhouse Paediatrics will continue to provide service to patients via Telehealth. Prescriptions will be faxed to your chemist. Further detailed information will be provided to you prior to the appointment. If your child requires a physical examination please call to make arrangments.
100 Williams St Frankston
Is it your first visit?
What to bring for your first visit:
Your GP's referral letter
For all new patients we will require a new referral, issued by your local doctor.
Please bring your child’s Health and Developmental Record (green book) to all appointments. If your child has had previous assessments or reports such as X-rays, ultrasounds, blood or urine tests, cognitive or speech assessments please make sure to bring them. For all developmental and behavioural concerns we require school reports please.
Please bring a valid Medicare Card for your child. Your baby needs to be registered with Medicare for us to claim your medicare rebate on the spot.
For your first appointment we recommend that both parents attend, if possible. This is particularly important for children with behavioural and developmental concerns.
GP referrals are generally valid for 12 months. Referrals by a specialist such as your obstetrician are valid for 3 months only. Please email your referral to us at firstname.lastname@example.org) or fax it to us at (03) 9781 2623.
We will ask you to provide us with relevant information about your child and your contact details, sign our privacy statement, and fill out a questionnaire. which you can find here.
We endeavour to keep to time, however in the rare event of a medical emergency at our local hospital our Paediatrician might become unavailable for a number of hours. We will ring you ASAP if we need to reschedule your appointment.
Our staff, Lee, Cathy, Michelle M. and Michelle R. are here to guide you through the booking process and to help with appointments. They will pleased to answer your questions and assist with issues relating to your visit to our practice.