New Patient Information

New Patient Information

Office Hours
8:30am – 5:00pm Monday to Friday
Ear, Nose and Throat Patients are seen by appointment only, unless there is an urgent problem or emergency. Patients should have a current referral from their doctor. 24 hrs notice is requested for cancellations or changes to your appointment.

 

After hours
In the event of an emergency, patients are asked to go straight to the Sunshine Coast Private Hospital or to the Nambour Hospital. After surgery, patients are given Dr Adam Blond’s direct 24hr contact number.

 

Appointments
For all appointments and enquires, please phone us or email us via our contact page.

 

Waiting Times For Appointments
There is typically a 8 week wait to see Dr Adam Blond. If you need to be seen sooner, please let the receptionist know as we may be able to fit you in when someone else cancels or in times allocated for emergency.

 

About your visit
To help us make your visit with Dr Adam Blond as beneficial to you as possible, please bring the following items with you to your appointment:

 

  • Doctor’s referral letter
  • Medicare card/ DVA Card/ Aged Pension Card
  • Health fund membership details if you are privately insured
  • A friend or family member to take notes/help with questions
  • A list of your questions and concerns – it is a good idea to consider this the night before your visit
  • Details of past medical history and surgeries
  • X-rays/CT Scans (not just reports – please bring actual films)
  • Copies of any records from other organisations related to your health concern such as those related to sinuses, hearing and allergies

 

Welcome new patients
To make your visit easier, you can complete the new patient paperwork prior to arriving. This will speed up your visit. Use the download button on every page

 

Dr Adam Blond operates on a weekly basis at the Sunshine Coast Private Hospital, and sees patients on the public list at Nambour Hospital. Patients are categorised by the public hospital for surgery.

 

If you do not have private insurance we are able to provide you with a quotation detailing what the doctor’s fees will be, your medicare rebate and out of pocket expenses.