Fees & Appointments
All the doctors at North Coast Surgical Suite are independent practitioners and set their own schedule of fees which NCSS applies on their behalf.
None of the doctors at NCSS routinely Bulk Bill. If a patient anticipates difficulty with paying for their consultation they are encouraged to discuss their situation with their doctor who will then advise reception staff accordingly.
Fees as at 1st April 2017 are as follows:
|Dr Daniel Bills:||Initial Consultation $160.00||Follow-up Consultation $80.00|
|Dr Sally Butchers:||Initial Consultation $155.00||Follow-up Consultation $80.00|
|Dr Robert Simon:||Initial Consultation $165.00||Follow-up Consultation $80.00|
|In Rooms Ultrasound (1 breast) $34.05|
|In Rooms Ultrasound (2 breasts) $37.85|
|In Rooms Ultrasound (thyroid) $37.85|
|Dr Bliegh Mupunga:||Initial Long Consultation, Physician- Item 132 - $375.00 (conc $250) rebate $224.35||Follow-up Long Consultation, Physician- Item 133 - $200.00 (conc $150) rebate $112.30|
|Dr Bliegh Mupunga:||Initial Consultation, Physician- Item 110 - $250.00 (conc $170) rebate $128.30||Follow-up Consultation, Physician- Item 116 - $140.00 (conc $90) rebate $64.20|
The Medicare rebate: The Medicare rebate for Initial and Follow-up consultations is the same for all doctors within the same specialty.
|Rebate- Surgeon Initial Consultation $72.75||Rebate- Surgeon Follow-up Consultation $36.55|
|Rebate- In Rooms Ultrasound (1 breast) $28.95|
|Rebate- In Rooms Ultrasound (2 breasts) $32.20|
|Rebate- In Rooms Ultrasound (thyroid) $32.20|
The rebate for specialist surgeon consultation applies to doctors Bills, Butchers and Simon.
Fee and appointment information for doctors' Ledgard, McMahan, Rahman and Silverman are available by following the links to their websites.