Allamanda Specialist Suites
Pacific Private Clinic
Suite 5B, Level 6
Box 21, 123 Nerang Street
Southport, QLD 4215
The secretary is: Sophie La Brooy
Please fax or email the GP referrals to the rooms at Allamanda Specialist Suites:
For any enquiries please email:
(the rooms are not always attended and may take time before your phone calls are returned)
For non local patients phone consults may be possible:
Please email a GP referral letter and contact details to email@example.com and firstname.lastname@example.org
This may be ordered by your local GP. These basic tests includes:
Blood tests (FBE, ELFT, TFT, calcium, vitamin D, iron, folate, vitamin B12, zinc, magnesium, random blood glucose, fasting cholesterol and triglycerides). Oral glucose tolerance test if necessary (if there is elevation of random or fasting blood glucose not sufficient to diagnose diabetes mellitus).
ECG if necessary.
Sleep studies if necessary.
*Note: referral to a specialist (e.g. cardiologist, respiratory physician, endocrinologist, etc.) may be necessary before bariatric surgery.
*Note: vitamin or mineral deficiency should be corrected before bariatric surgery.
For allied health care:
Pre and post-operative consults with a dietician is encouraged.
Post-operative consults with an exercise physiologist is recommended.
Please ask your GP to refer you to both the dietician and exercise physiologist in your local area. This is part of your health care plan and you are entitled to this additional health care.
For information regarding VLCD, diet and exercise instructions after bariatric surgery:
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