Patient Information

For patients visiting North Coast Surgical Suite we have a FAQ section and further information on our website.

  • First Appointment

    Please bring the following to your first appointment:

    • Medicare card
    • Health fund cards
    • Pensioner cards
    • Concession cards
    • Referral letter (if they have not already supplied a copy)
  • Getting here

    North Coast Surgical Suite
    Suite 14 Level 4
    St Vincent’s Specialist Medical Centre
    20 Dalley Street
    Lismore NSW 2480
    P 02 6621 8277
    F 02 6621 6669
    Ballina Specialist Medical Centre
    85 Tamar Street
    Ballina NSW 2478
    P 02 6621 8277
    F 02 6621 6669
  • Parking options

    Lismore

    Appointments parking is available in the St Vincents Hospital car parks for a modest fee between the hours of 8am-4pm ($2 first hour, $3 for 2 hours, $4 3 hours $8 4-8 hours) free parking after 4pm.

    Ballina

    For Ballina appointments it is on street parking, free but with time limits.

  • Fees

    Appointment fees:

    New consultation – $160
    Follow-up – $80.

    Medicare rebates:

    New consultation – $75.05
    Follow-up – $37.70

    Payment is required at the time of consultation for in rooms appointments.

  • Surgery

    In rooms procedures are available where appropriate.

    Private

    St Vincent’s Private Hospital
    20 Dalley Street
    East Lismore NSW 2480
    P 02 6627 9600

    Public

    Lismore Base Hospital
    60 Uralba Street
    Lismore NSW 2480
    P 02 6621 8000
    Ballina District Hospital
    78-92 Cherry St
    Ballina NSW 2478
    Casino Memorial Hospital
    Hotham St
    Casino NSW 2470