Healthy North Coast

Mid North Coast Specialist Outreach Clinic – Coffs Harbour

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The Mid North Coast Specialist Outreach Clinic has been in operation since February 2002 in Coffs Harbour and currently provides patient services in the specialities of:

  • Dermatology
  • UVB Phototherapy
  • Neurology
  • Nerve Conduction Studies
  • EEG Technician
  • Parkinson’s Disease Clinic
  • Psychiatry

Clinic Location 

Suite 1/24 Edgar Street  (Cnr Edgar & Mildura Streets) Coffs Harbour NSW 2450

Office Hours

The Clinic is only funded to be open when a visiting specialist is on site. If closed, an answering machine will advise you when the surgery will next be open. On clinic days, hours are generally 8:30am to 5:00pm.

Appointments

Appointments can be made by calling 6652 8820. Please ensure you have a referral from your GP/Specialist before making an appointment.

Accounts

The clinic operates as a fee for service and no accounts are issued. Consultation fees will be advised at the time of booking and must be paid at the time of consultation. Medicare rebate facility is available on-site.

Clinic Facilities

The following facilities are available: Off street parking; disabled access and parking; interpreter available upon request; telepsychiatry appointments; appointment reminder and recall system.

Phone: (02) 6652 8820

Fax: (02) 6652 8805

Email: mncsoc@ncphn.org.au

Practice Manager: Julie Chakos


Dermatology

Dr Rodney Hannaford MBBS, FRACGP, FACD (Consultant Dermatologist)

Dr John De Launey MBBS FACD (Consultant Dermatologist)

Dermatology UVB Phototherapy Nurses: Jan Riley MNurs, RN, DNC, MRCNA and Helen Rothenbuhler RN, MNurs, Bch Nurs, Bch Counselling

Mid North Coast Specialist Outreach Clinic has two visiting Dermatologists working on fortnightly rosters who are accompanied by a Dermatology Registrar from Skin & Cancer Foundation Australia, as well as a Dermatology/UVB Phototherapy Nurse.

UVB Phototherapy for the treatment of psoriasis, vitiligo, atopic dermatitis (eczema) and other photo-responsive skin disorders, is available for our Dermatology Patients and the clinics are run 3 days each week. All UVB sessions are bulk billed.

Neurology

Dr Andre Loiselle FRACP,MBChB, BHB (Consultant Neurologist)

Andrew Clark B.App.Sc. (Nerve Conduction Studies)

Dr Loiselle visits the clinic for two days per month providing consultations for neurological disorders. He is accompanied by his technician, Andrew Clark, who performs Nerve Conduction Studies (NCS).

Dr Sanjeev Taneja MBBS MD FRACP (Consultant Neurologist)

Dr Taneja travels from Sydney two days per month. His interests include Parkinsons, movement disorders, Ataxias, Dystonias and Botox.

EEG Technician

Genevieve Dellar B.App.Sc.., Grad.Dip.Clinical Biochemistry

EEG testing is performed at our clinic on a fortnightly basis. These tests are then sent to Dr Loiselle for reporting only. Should you need to see a Neurologist, then a separate appointment needs to be booked.

Parkinson’s Disease Clinic

Assoc. Prof. Arun Aggarwal MBBS,FRACP,FAFRM(RACP),FFPM(ANZCA), PhD

Assoc. Prof Aggarwal is a Consultant Neurologist who works out of Concord Hospital at the Parkinson’s Disease Clinic. He is accompanied at each clinic by a Nurse, Occupational Therapist and a Physiotherapist. Clinics are held one day per month.

Psychiatry

Dr Robyn Bradley MB BS FRANZCP

Dr Syed Shah MBBS MR CPsych FRANZCP

Dr Bradley visits the clinic each fortnight to provide adult psychiatry services. Dr Bradley works in private practice Sydney.

Dr Shah specialises in Youth and Adolescent Psychiatry and provides Telepsychiatry clinics one day per month.