The clinic covers the full range of hormonal conditions, with the exception of assisted reproduction. It also deals with a broad array of issues in general medicine.
Clinical service overview
Professor Paul Komesaroff is an endocrinologist with extensive experience in issues relating to menopause, diabetes, thyroid, bone, weight and other hormonal conditions, as well as in general medicine more broadly. The clinic is available for both men and women.
In this clinic, we see men and women with a wide range of conditions, both of a hormonal nature and more generally. We have a special interest in assessment and reduction of risk for conditions associated with ageing. We emphasise the importance of taking into account the wide range of factors that may affect a person's health.
The clinic is situated within the Alfred Hospital and has available to it the full range of diagnostic and specialty services offered there, as well as access to Alfred medical histories. If medical assistance from other medical specialties is required this will be readily arranged.
Refer your patient
Fax referral to us
We accept GP and specialist referrals to this service.
All referrals are triaged by the service according to clinical urgency. Patients requiring immediate assessment should be sent to the Emergency & Trauma Centre.
To refer your patient, complete and fax a referral to us. For urgent referrals, also contact the service Registrar to discuss the case.
To ensure appropriate and timely triage, include all demographic and clinical details as well as relevant investigation results.
If you are concerned about any delay of the appointment or if there is any deterioration in your patient’s condition, contact the service Registrar on call on (03) 9076 2000.
- Referral enquiries (03) 9076 3795
- Referral fax (03) 9076 6932
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- Prof Paul Komesaroff: Endocrinology, General Medicine
On the doctor’s behalf, Alfred Health can bulk bill the cost of the consultation for some services through Medicare. This means there is no out of pocket expense to the patient.
MBS-billed services require a current referral. Provide your patient with a 12 month referral to see the specialist of your choice at the requested clinic.
Referrals must be addressed to a named specialist or the Head of service, listed at the top of this page. Clinic consultants are listed on every clinic page.
Note that from time to time, your patient may be seen by another specialist in the clinic, in order to expedite their treatment.