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Women and Children’s Outpatient Clinics

Antenatal Care

The Women and Children’s Outpatient Department cares for women during their pregnancy journey. Our department is open Monday – Friday excluding public holidays.
We recommend that you contact the hospital at 8-10 weeks of pregnancy to arrange for your first appointment for your antenatal care. At this visit we will complete a comprehensive assessment of your medical and obstetric history and discuss care options for your pregnancy.
We offer several options for antenatal care in pregnancy. These include GP shared care, Caseload Midwifery, Midwifery Group Practice, MAPS (Midwife Antenatal Postnatal Service), Obstetric Led Care and Midwifery Led Care with an option for outreach community midwife clinics. Early morning midwifery clinics and evening Wednesday midwife clinics are further options available for those requiring scheduling around business hours.
Other services available include counselling with a psychologist, mental health and drug & alcohol services for pregnant women. The Nepean Blue Mountains Obesity Service, which includes the OPAL Clinic for pregnant women, is also available. Woman attending the OPAL Clinic have access to a midwife, obstetrician, dietitian, physiotherapy and psychologists.
To obtain an appointment with one of our clinics, a referral is required. Please see the specialists below.

Gynaecology & Colposcopy Care

The Women and Children’s Outpatient Department have numerous gynaecology and colposcopy clinics available including general, fertility, contraception and colposcopy. To obtain an appointment with one of our clinics, a referral is required. Please see the specialists below.

Paediatric Care

 The Women and Children’s Outpatient Department have numerous paediatric clinics available including General, Surgical, Cardiology and ADHD (out of Cranebrook Community Health Centre). To obtain an appointment with one of our clinics, a referral is required. Please see the paediatric specialists below.

Location and Contact

Facility: Nepean Hospital

Address: Level 3 South Block / Building D

Phone: 4734 2373

Fax: 4734 3213

Email: NBMLHD-WCHReferrals@health.nsw.gov.au

How to Refer

The referral letter must be addressed to one of our specialists or to one of the outpatient clinics listed for triaging by our department.

Specialists available in this department are:

Clinic Clinician(s)
High Risk Antenatal Care  

Dr Steven Joung

Dr Olivia Byrnes (MFM)

Dr Vicki Chio

Dr Maylene Pineda (MFM)

Low Risk Antenatal Care 

Dr Dheya Al Mashat

Dr Nicole Stamatopoulos

Dr Valeria Lanzarone

Dr Sarah Pixton

Dr Trupti Kanade

Dr Naman Dahiya

Gynaecology & Colposcopy  

Dr Dheya Al Mashat

Dr Trupti Kanade

Dr Sarah Pixton

Dr Sujana Molakatalla

Dr Naman Dahiya

Dr Nicole Stamatopoulos

Dr Kathleen Niven (Colposcopy)

Dr Nikhil Patravali (Fertility & General)

Paediatrics 

Dr Vishal Gupta 

Dr Anthony Liu

Paediatric Surgery 2-16 yrs  Dr John Harvey 
Paediatric Cardiology Dr Megan Sherwood
ADHD (Cranebrook) Dr Alison Poulton

 

Download our Women and Children's Outpatient Clinic referral form (PDF)

Please send the completed referral via fax or email to:

Fax: 4734 3213

Email: NBMLHD-WCHReferrals@health.nsw.gov.au

To organise an appointment please call Women & Children's Outpatients on 02 4734 2373 once the referral has been sent to our department.

Referral Requirements

Must bring Medicare Card, copy of referral letter, and any previous test results, reports and scans.
Maternity initial booking appointments require photo identification on arrival to the reception.
Please arrive approximately 10 minutes prior to appointment time to check in at reception & update contact details if needed, or as otherwise directed.

Clinic Days and Specialists

Speciality Clinic Day(s) of Clinic  Time
Maternity Services Monday-Friday (excl PH) 8:30AM - 4:00PM (excluding early/evening special clinics)
Colposcopy Services Wednesday and Thursday 1:30PM - 4:00PM
Gynaecology Services Monday - Thursday 8:30AM - 4:00PM (times vary dependent on clinic)
Fertility Services Tuesday- Fortnightly 8:30AM - 11:30AM
Paediatric Clinic (General) Tuesday and Friday 8:30AM - 11:30AM
Paediatric Clinic (Surgical) Monday and Friday 1:30PM - 4:00PM 
Paediatric Clinic (Cardiology) Thursday (Fortnightly / Monthly) 8:30AM - 4:00PM
Paediatric Clinic (ADHD) Wednesday (Cranebrook)  8:30AM - 11:30AM 

Childbirth & Early Parenting Education Groups

Nepean Hospital offers a range of Childbirth & Early Parenting Groups to suit you and your support partner

6 - Week Evening Courses

2 - Saturday Groups

Cost: $150.00

Maternity Information Sheets - NBMLHD

Lactation Groups

Lactation Groups are held on alternative Mondays and Fridays from 10am-12pm

Cost: Free

How to book your group

Please visit or call Nepean Hospital Antenatal Clinic – 02 4734 2373 (Monday to Friday between 8:45am and 4:00pm) to check dates and availabilities.

 

 

 

Thursday, 21 July 2022 1:26:16 PM