Fees & Appointment

Fees & Payments

Dee Why Medical Centre is predominantly a mix billing practice. Overseas/Non medicare card holders will incur private fees. Any new patients with Dr Kevin Ng, Dr Robyn Maiolo, Dr Trudi Ambler or Dr Esther Han  will also incur private fees. Please ring to enquire  private fees as different doctors have different charges.

Payment is required on the day of the consultation and can be made by cash, EFTPOS or Credit Card (excluding Diners) & HICAPS. All workers compensation, pre medical employment and motor vehicle accident patients are required to pay their accounts at the time of consultation until a letter of liability is produced from their insurance company.

Appointments Types




Short Consultation

up to 6 mins

Usually a simple consult, requiring a repeat script


up to 15 mins

1 or 2 simple issues or a quick procedure such as a throat swab

Long Consultation

up to 30 mins

2 - 3 simple issues or one complex or procedure or comprehensive annual check-ups, GP management or mental health care plans.

Extended Consultation

up to 40 mins

2 - 3 Complex issues or a complex procedure

If you are unsure whether a long appointment is required, please ask one of our friendly receptionists.

online services

Home Visits

Home visits are available on request for existing patients of the practice with prior arrangement to local area only and these visits are privately billed.

Please call the surgery early in the morning to discuss.

Waiting Times

At times our GPs can be delayed due to urgent or complex issues with patients. We apologies if you are asked to wait and thank you for your patience.


If you are unable to attend an appointment, please contact us to cancel or change your time as a fee may be charged for failure to attend with less than 4 hours notice (not claimable through Medicare).

After Hours

For after hours, please call 0403 956 038


Please call Triple Zero (000) or go to your nearest hospital.
The closest hospital to Dee Why Medical Centre is:

Northern Beaches Hospital

105 Frenchs Forest Road (West), Frenchs Forest NSW 2086

Phone: (02) 9105 5000




Telephone translation 131 450
Auslan interpreter 1300 287 526


Doctors Level Fees Medicare Rebate Out of Pocket
Private Fees
B-Standard (Mon - Fri)
$75.00 - $92.00
$26.25 - $53.25
Private Fees
C-Long (Mon - Fri)
$105.00 - $180.00
$36.05 - $106.05
Private Fees
D-Extended (Mon - Fri)
$145.00 - $240.00
$36.15 - $131.15