Fertility and obstetric patients will receive a Welcome and Information Pack at, or before, the first consultation containing more specific information.
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
- Phone support and hospital attendance in case of emergency or unexpected concerns
- 24/7 access to one of the Obstetricians at the River City Obstetric Group
- Ultrasound scans during consultations
The rebate you will receive back from Medicare will depend on your particular circumstances and whether you qualify for the Medicare Safety Net. We strongly recommend you register for this before your pregnancy reaches 20 weeks to ensure you receive the highest benefit possible. Contact Medicare for more information.
Melissa is a private Obstetrician and chooses to deliver exclusively at the Mater Mothers’ Private Hospital. She believes this hospital offers patients the highest quality care in comfortable, patient-focused surroundings. As a private patient, you will enjoy many benefits, including continuous high-quality care and the security of being able to form a relationship with Melissa during your pregnancy.
As a member of River City Obstetric Group, Melissa shares her on-call roster with 5 other female Obstetricians. This means that in the event Melissa is not on-call when your baby needs to be delivered, you will be expertly cared for by one of these highly respected, experienced and like-minded professionals.
There are many factors that may be affecting your fertility. The first person you should talk to is your GP, who may then refer you to Melissa for a more thorough medical investigation.
Yes. Melissa welcomes every patient with the same level of respect, empathy and warmth.