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General Information - for patients

Specialist Sportscare W.A. offers many services to treat a range of medical muscular-skeletal conditions for anyone suffering with pain or injuries.

Sports Medicine Physician Dr Rao is suitably trained in all areas of muscular-skeletal injuries, pain and conditions.

You do not need a referral to see Dr Rao however, if you do bring one to your appointment, you will be able to claim a higher rebate from Medicare.

What to expect

Your first consultation with Dr Rao will include a thorough history and examination of your presenting complaint and/or injury. From here, Dr Rao will assess and recommend what treatment options you should undertake. Most treatments will be conducted in his rooms onsite.

Post Procedural care

With most treatments and procedures, you will be duly informed beforehand of any complications that may arise including potential side-effects. You will be advised as to whether you can drive after the event and anticipated time frames for recovery will also be discussed. An appropriate follow up appointment will also be arranged after the treatment or procedure to determine the response and consider further management options, if required.

 

Fees

The consultation fees will be disclosed on booking an appointment. 

We are pleased to offer concessional rates to pensioners.

For a comprehensive list of information, please visit our Frequently Asked Questions page.

Please note: We do require 24 hours notice of cancellation or change to appointments - failure to do so attracts a $30.00 cancellation fee.

Information Sheets - for Patients

The information sheets listed below can be downloaded by clicking on the links below:

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