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Overview

Our motto is: Professional, Friendly and Timely Service

Tuggerah Physiotherapy Centre commenced in 1995, the principal is still with the business today. Kariong Physiotherapy Centre was purchased back in 2009. We have a strong philosophy of having a hands on approach to physiotherapy, and an evidence based approach to solving each individual condition.

So we will not waste your time with unnecessary treatments, and will point you in the right direction if we can not assist you further.

Having been the original Physiotherapy centre in Tuggerah and Kariong, and due to our philosophy, we have a high percentage of returning patients rewarding our good service.

Length of appointment

Physiotherapy appointments are allocated half an hour. This time is to cover assessment, treatment and documentation. Please come 10 minutes early to complete the forms on your initial appointment.

For treatment of 2 areas in one appointment, it is possible to have an hour appointment. Please ensure reception are aware of this when you are booking in. One hour appointments are at a higher cost than a standard half hour consultation.

Payment Types Accepted

Un-Insured:

Payment in full has to be made at the end of the consultation in Cash, Debit Card or Credit card ( Visa, Mastercard, American Express)

Member of a Private Health Fund:

With a Hicaps facility, we can charge your Health Fund directly for your allowed rebate, and then any gap must be paid in cash, debit card or credit card (as above) at the end of your consultation.

Workers Compensation:

A GP referral is required for Workers Compensation. Once the appropriate forms have been completed at work, and submitted to your Employers Workers Compensation Insurer, you will receive a Claim Number. Once you have this we can charge all your treatments directly to the insurer.

Department of Veteran Affairs:

Please have your current DVA card and GP referral with you, and then we will bill DVA directly.

Medicare:

Only assist in financing physiotherapy services if the patient is on a Enhanced Primary Care (EPC) plan. This is managed by your GP for Chronic conditions. Payment is made in full to us by cash, debit card or credit card, and at the same time using your medicare card, we can have your allowed rebate paid into a debit account.

Privacy of Information

We take our responsibility of protecting the privacy of your information seriously. Our privacy of information form gives you the choice of who we can release your information to. Please read this carefully so we can be sure to carry out your wishes.

Tuggerah Physiotherapy Centre

02 4353 5077

Kariong Physiotherapy Centre

02 4340 1643