There are some instances where an emergency or urgent referral are deemed appropriate. These include:
For patients requiring acute attention and suffering from the below symptoms, we kindly ask that a referral along with the patients details be marked ‘Urgent’ and forwarded by fax or email and we will endeavor to create an emergency slot.
By receiving the referral this allows Hills ENT to ensure that your patients are offered an appointment within an appropriate timeframe.
Fax: 02 8824 8414
In order to help with your patient’s specialist consultation, if you see certain symptoms, the below tests can aid us in an expedited diagnosis:
Symptoms of Hearing Concerns:
Tests required Hearing Test – Book a hearing test here
Symptoms of Sinuses:
Tests required CT Brain and Sinuses (Non-contrast).
Symptoms of Swallowing Difficulties:
Tests required Barium swallow
Symptoms of Snoring/OSA:
Tests required Sleep Study
Symptoms of Tinnitus / Vertigo:
Tests required MRI Brain, Pure Tone Audiogram and Balance Function Test