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Emergency

Specialty Clinics

The John Hunter Hospital Outpatient Service operates the following clinics across North Block and South Block:

Cardiology

Cardiology Clinic

Located in North Block

Clinics are held by:

  • Dr Nick Collins
  • Dr Bruce Bastian
  • Dr Rohan Bhagwandeen
  • Dr Heather Cooke
  • Dr Alan Davies
  • Prof Peter Fletcher
  • Dr Rachel Hatton
  • Dr Aaron Sverdlov
  • Dr Suku Thambar
  • Dr Stewart Turner
  • Dr Brad Wilsmore

Referrals to this service are triaged by a clinician, and appointments allocated with the most appropriate specialist in order of clinical priority.

Referral and appointment enquiries:

All initial (referral) appointment enquires via the JHH Outpatient Service Contact Centre: 4922 3912.

All follow up and post hospital discharge appointment enquires via the Cardiology Unit Secretary:

Drs Wilsmore, Cooke, Davies, Hayes, Turner, Prof Graham- 49214201

Drs Bastian, Sverdlov, Hatton, Collins, Boyle- 49214205

Prof Fletcher- 49223128

Colorectal

Colorectal Clinic

Located in South Block

Clinics are held by:

  • Dr Brian Draganic
  • Dr Louise Clarke
  • Dr Chatika Premaratne
  • Dr Hasitha  Balasuriya

Referrals to this service are triaged by a clinician, and appointments allocated with the most appropriate specialist in order of clinical priority.

Referral and appointment enquiries: JHH Outpatient Contact Centre 02 49223912

Dermatology

Dermatology Clinic

Located in North block

Clinics are held by:

  • Dr Paul Chee
  • Dr Sally De Zwaan
  • Dr Edwina Lamrock
  • Dr Catherine McKay
  • Dr John Sippe
  • Dr Alicia Thornton
  • Dr Vivian Tng
  • Dr Rashi Malescu

Dermatology Light Therapy Clinic

Located in North Block

Paediatric Dermatology Clinic

Located in North Block

Clinics are held by:

  • Dr John Relic
  • Dr Alicia Thornton

Dermatology Minor Procedures Clinic

Located in North Block

Referrals to this service are triaged by a clinician, and appointments allocated with the most appropriate specialist in order of clinical priority.

Referral and appointment enquiries: JHH Outpatient Contact Centre 02 49223912

Diabetes

Diabetes Clinic

Located in North Block

The JHH Outpatient Service does not manage referrals or appointments for this service.

Referral and appointment enquiries: Diabetes Unit Secretary 02 4923370 or 02 49236378

Ear Nose and Throat (ENT)

Ear Nose and Throat (ENT) Clinic

Located in South Block

Clinics are held by:

  • Dr Daron Cope
  • Dr Toby Corlette
  • Dr Rob Eisenberg
  • Dr Johnson Huang
  • Dr Niall Jefferson
  • Dr Kelvin Kong
  • Dr Ryan Winters
  • Dr Shahul Majahid (ENT GP)
  • Dr Hossein Ghazavi (Tamworth)

Referrals to this service are triaged by a clinician, and appointments allocated with the most appropriate specialist in order of clinical priority.

Referral and appointment enquiries: JHH Outpatient Contact Centre 02 49223912.

Please note, the JHH Outpatient Service is unable to address enquiries relating to the ENT Aboriginal Medical Service

Endocrinology

Endocrinology Clinic (does NOT include Diabetes)

Located in North Block

The JHH Outpatient Service does not manage referrals or appointments for this service.

Referral and appointment enquiries (not diabetes): Endocrinology Unit Secretary Ph: 02 49214380 or Email:

HNELHD-JHHEndocrinologyAdmin@health.nsw.gov.au

Gastroenterology

Gastroenterology Clinic

Located in North Block

Clinics are held by:

  • Dr Steven Bollipo
  • Dr Robert Foster
  • Dr Lay Gan
  • Dr Robert Gibson
  • Dr Tom Goodsall
  • Dr Stephen Philcox
  • Dr Nicholas Talley
  • Dr Alkesh Zala
  • Dr Dane Cook
  • Dr Michael Potter

Referrals to this service are triaged by a clinician, and appointments allocated with the most appropriate specialist in order of clinical priority.

Referral and appointment enquiries: JHH Outpatient Contact Centre 02 49223912.

General Medicine

General Medicine Clinic

Located in North Block

Clinics are held by:

  • Dr Patrick Oakley

The JHH Outpatient Service does not manage referrals or appointments for this service.

Referral and appointment enquiries: General Medicine Unit Secretary 02 49213541

General Surgery

General Surgery clinic

Located in South Block

Clinics are held by:

  • Dr Christine O'Neill
  • Dr Francesco Amico
  • Dr Cino Bendinelli
  • Dr David Burnett
  • Dr Marisol Perez Cerdeira
  • Dr Stanley Chen
  • Dr Ruth Hardstaff
  • Dr Kalpesh Shah
  • Dr Timothy Wright

Oesophageal Clinic

  • Dr Marisol Perez Cerdeira
  • Dr Timothy Wright

Referral and appointment enquiries: JHH Outpatient Contact Centre 02 49223912

Hunter Integrated Pain Service (HIPS)

Pain Clinic

Located in South and North Block

The JHH Outpatient Service does not manage referrals or appointments for this service.

Referrals and appointment enquiries: www.hnehealth.nsw.gov.au/our_service2/pain or call 02 4922 3435 or email HNELHD-HIPS@health.nsw.gov.au

Immunology and Infectious Disease

Immunology Clinic

Located in North Block

Clinic are held by:

  • Dr Michael Boyle
  • Dr Theo Malmanche
  • Dr Katheryn Patchett
  • Dr Glenn Reeves

Allergy Clinic

Located in North Block

Infectious Diseases Clinic

Located in North Block

Clinics are held by:

  • Dr Vimalan Ambikaipaker
  • Dr Josh Davies
  • Dr John Ferguson
  • Dr Mark Loewenthal
  • Dr Robert Pickles
  • Dr Ayesha Akram
  • Dr Katy Lai

Referrals to this service are triaged by a clinician, and appointments allocated with the most appropriate specialist in order of clinical priority.

Referral and appointment enquiries: JHH Outpatient Contact Centre 02 49223912

Neurology

Neurology Clinic (including Stroke Service)

Located in North Block

Clinics are held by:

  • Dr Jeff Blackie
  • Dr Tanya Kerr
  • Dr Lechner-Scott
  • Dr Ferdinand Miteff
  • Dr Elizabeth Pepper
  • Dr Neil Spratt
  • Dr Tom Wellings
  • Dr Carlos Esparon
  • Dr Pablo Garcia Bermejo

The JHH Outpatient Service does not manage referrals or appointments for this service.

Referral and appointment enquiries: Neurology Unit Secretary via Ph: 4921 3490

Neurosurgery

Neurosurgery Clinics:

Located in South and North Block

Clinics are held by:

  • Dr Michael Edger
  • Dr Richard Ferch
  • Dr Mitchell Hansen
  • Dr Catherine Johnson
  • Dr Sophia Roser
  • Dr Peter Spitaller

Referral and appointment enquiries: JHH Outpatient Contact Centre 02 49223912

Ophthalmology

Ophthalmology Clinics

Located in South Block

Clinics are held by:

  • Dr Tim Ruddell
  • Dr Michael Birch
  • Dr Peter Davies
  • Dr Jess Dobinson
  • Dr Anthony Dunlop
  • Dr Alistair Gittos
  • Dr Anthony Hall
  • Dr Eugene Hollenbach
  • Dr Kuo Luong Lee
  • Dr David Manning
  • Dr Shivram Nadkarni
  • Dr Ravi Singh

Referrals to this service are triaged by a clinician, and appointments allocated with the most appropriate specialist in order of clinical priority.

Referral and appointment enquiries: JHH Outpatient Contact Centre 02 49223912

Oral Maxillofacial (OMF)

Oral Maxillofacial (OMF) Clinics

Located in South Block

Clinics are held by:

  • Dr Deegesh Shah
  • Dr Benjamin Ghaly
  • Prof Gary Hoffman
  • Dr Patrick Mehanna
  • Dr Eileen Tan Gore

Referrals to this service are triaged by a clinician, and appointments allocated with the most appropriate specialist in order of clinical priority.

Referral and appointment enquiries: JHH Outpatient Contact Centre 02 49223912

Orthopaedics (including hands)

Fracture Clinics

Located in South Block

Clinics are held by:

  • Registrar led Team clinics

Orthopaedic Consultant Clinics

Located in South Block

Clinics are held by:

  • Dr Simon Abson
  • Dr Zsolt Balogh
  • Dr Lachlan Cornford
  • Dr David Dewar
  • Dr Ben East
  • Dr David Gill
  • Dr Jorgen Hellman
  • Dr Stewart Mackenzie
  • Dr David Nicholson
  • Dr James O'Sullivan
  • Dr Seth Tarrant
  • Dr Sandeep Tewari
  • Dr Geoff Workman
  • Dr Jonathan Young

Hand Clinic

Located in South Block

Clinics are held by:

  • Dr Joshua Hunt
  • Dr Scott Cains
  • Dr Tanya Burgess
  • Dr Brett McClelland
  • Dr Bryce Meads
  • Dr Yezdi Mistry
  • Dr Brett McClelland

Referrals to this service are triaged by a clinician, and appointments allocated with the most appropriate specialist in order of clinical priority.

Referral and appointment enquiries: JHH Outpatient Contact Centre 02 49223912

Plastics and Reconstructive Surgery

Plastic Clinic

Located in South and North Block

Clinics are held by:

  • Dr Kirstin Miteff
  • Dr Gary Avery
  • Dr Scott Cairns
  • Dr Yezdi Mistry

Referrals to this service are triaged by a clinician, and appointments allocated with the most appropriate specialist in order of clinical priority.

Referral and appointment enquiries: JHH Outpatient Contact Centre 02 49223912

Psychology

Liaison Psychiatry Clinic

Located in North Block

Clinics are held by:

  • Dr Ben Britten (phycologist)
  • Dr Vinod Raveendran
  • Dr Marina Vamos

The JHH Outpatient Service does not manage referrals or appointments for this service.

Rehabilitation

Rehabilitation Clinic

Located in North Block

The JHH Outpatient Service does not manage referrals or appointments for this service.

Referral and appointment enquiries:  Rehabilitation Unit Secretary via 02 4921 4840 or 02 4922 3065 or email: HNELHD-JHHRehabMedicineRNC@health.nsw.gov.au

Renal/Nephrology

Renal clinic

Located in North Block

Clinics are held by:

  • Dr Shane Carney
  • Dr Bobby Chacko
  • Dr Emmanuel D'Almeida
  • Dr Alastair Gillies
  • Dr Thyda Myint
  • Dr Eswari Vilayur
  • Dr Scott Jones
  • Dr Bruce Mackinnon

Referrals to this service are triaged by a clinician, and appointments allocated with the most appropriate specialist in order of clinical priority.

Referral and appointment enquiries: JHH Outpatient Contact Centre 02 49223912

Respiratory

Respiratory Medicine Clinic (includes asthma, Cystic Fibrosis and Mantoux clinics)

Located in North Block

Clinics are held by:

  • Dr David Arnold
  • Dr Christoher Grainge
  • Dr Scott Twaddell
  • Dr Peter Wark
  • Prof Peter Gibson
  • Dr Shyamala Pradeepan
  • Dr Geoff Tyler
  • Dr Karlianne Tong
  • Dr Kenneth Goon
  • Dr Vineeth George

The JHH Outpatient Service does not manage referrals or appointments for this service.

Referral and appointment enquiries: Respiratory Unit Secretary via 02 49213470

Rheumatology

Rheumatology Clinic

Located in North Block

Clinics are held by:

  • Dr Gabor Major
  • Dr Paul Mansfield
  • Dr Stephen Oakley
  • Dr Aishwarya Sukhedo

Osteoporosis Fracture Clinic

  • Dr Judy Luu
  • Dr Chris Sankoorikal
  • Dr Marc Toh

Referrals to this service are triaged by a clinician, and appointments allocated with the most appropriate specialist in order of clinical priority.

Referral and appointment enquiries: JHH Outpatient Contact Centre 02 49223912

Stomal Therapy

Stomal Therapy Clinic

Located in South Block

The JHH Outpatient Service does not manage referrals or appointments for this service.

Referral and appointment enquiries: JHH Switch 49213000 and ask them to page 36206 or email HNELHD-JHHStomal@health.nsw.gov.au

Transplant/Vascular Access

Transplant/Access Clinic

Located in South Block

The JHH Outpatient Service does not manage referrals or appointments for this service.

Referral and appointment enquiries: 02 4921 4326 or email Teghane.Rigby@health.nsw.gov.au

Trauma

Trauma Clinic

Located in South Block

Clinics are held by:

  • Dr Zsolt Balogh

Referral and appointment enquiries: JHH Outpatient Contact Centre 02 49223912

Urology

Urology Consult Clinic

Located in South Block

Clinics are held by:

  • Dr Marcus Handmer
  • Dr Paul Ainsworth
  • Dr Alison Blatt
  • Dr Peter Chong
  • Dr Terry Doyle
  • Dr Nicholas McLeod
  • Dr Avi Raman
  • Dr Albert Tiu

Urology Procedure Clinic

Located in South Block

Clinics are held by:

  • Dr Paul Ainsworth
  • Dr Alison Blatt
  • Dr Peter Chong
  • Dr Terry Doyle
  • Dr Marcus Handmer
  • Dr Nicholas McLeod
  • Dr Avi Raman
  • Dr Albert Tiu

Chemotherapy Clinic

Located in South Block

Referrals to this service are triaged by a clinician, and appointments allocated with the most appropriate specialist in order of clinical priority.

Referral and appointment enquiries: JHH Outpatient Contact Centre 02 49223912

Vascular Surgery

Vascular Surgery Clinics

Located in South Block

Clinics are held by:

  • Dr Senthil Kumar
  • Dr Arvind Deshpande
  • Dr Nicole Organ
  • Dr Mathew Sebastian
  • Dr Kirrily-Rae Warren

Referrals to this service are triaged by a clinician, and appointments allocated with the most appropriate specialist in order of clinical priority.

Referral and appointment enquiries: JHH Outpatient Contact Centre 02 49223912