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How our understanding about multiple sclerosis has changed over the last 30 years presented by Jeannette Lechner-Scott at ANZAN 2023 - credit to ANZAN for the video https://www.anzan.org.au/

B cells exhibit marked epigenetic age acceleration in Multiple Sclerosis presented by Vicky Maltby at ECTRIMS 2022.

Other Neurology Practices in Our Region

An alternative avenue of neurological care in the Hunter Region is private neurology practices. Here are the locally-based practices.

Frequently Asked Questions

I'm having trouble getting in touch with the MS Clinic. What should I do?

If you're having trouble getting to speak to someone from the clinic on the usual phone number please follow up with an email to hnelhd-msclinic@health.nsw.gov.au or try the Neurology Department main number 02 49 213490.

My MS medication is about to run out but I don't have an appointment with my specialist before then. What should I do?

After your initial script we will provide you a script for  your MS medication at your face to face appointment. Subsequent scripts can be provided by your General Practitioner. Infusion therapy scripts will continue to be provided by us, including outside the appointment time.

Where should my referral be faxed to from my GP?

Please ask your GP to fax to 02 49213488.  You can call the clinic on 02 49 213540 seven (7) days after the referral has been faxed to see if the we have received it. It will be triaged and an appointment posted to you.

I had an MRI done last week. How can I find out my results?

The results of any of your investigations will be copied to your GP.  We will also provide them to you at your next appointment with us. If you have concerns please call or email us.