Movement Disorders Clinic

The Movement Disorder Clinic is a specialist clinic with a multidisciplinary approach to the management and treatment of Parkinson’s disease, Multi Systems Atrophy, Progressive Supranuclear Palsy and other related movement disorders. The program is recognized as a Center of Excellence in clinical care, research, and outreach by the National Parkinson Foundation of America. The holistic clinic consists of two arms:

  • Medical Clinic with Specialist Neurologists
  • Experienced Allied Health Professionals and Community Health Nurse. Allied Health disciplines include Occupational Therapy, Physiotherapy, Speech Pathology, Social Work, Dietetics and Neuropsychology

Eligibility

  • State-wide service.
  • Clients must have a suspected or confirmed movement disorder diagnosis.
  • Clinic appointments require own transport.
  • Allied Health and Nursing appointments are both clinic based and home based. Home based appointments are within 40 minutes (each way) from Kingston Centre and must be to address goals specific to the home environment. (NB: Dietetics and Neuropsychology appointments are clinic only). 

Cost

  • No charge

Clinic Location

  • Movement Disorders Clinic Building
    Specialist Clinics Consulting Suites
    Warrigal Road
    Cheltenham 3192
    T: 9265 1411

Referral Requirements

Medical Referrals

  • GP or Neurologist letter of referral
  • Full medical history
  • List of all medications (including times and doses)

Allied Health Referrals

  • Reason for referral including client goals
  • Full medical history
  • List of medications (including times and doses)
  • Contact details for both GP and Neurologist

Self Referrals

  • Self-referrals are accepted for allied health services only
Referral Process
Please forward medical letter of referral to Access and Intake:
 
T: 1300 3 iCARE
(1300 342 273) Option 5
F 9554 9151