What the clinic does
This clinic treats patients with acute and/or chronic renal failure.
Booking phone number
5454 7571 or
Booking office hours
08:30am to 04:30pm, Mon to Fri
(Closed public holidays)
Clinic medical staff
Associate professor Chris Holmes
Dr Patrick Cooney
Dr Greg Harris
Clinical information requirements that supplement the referral form
Referral letter should include a reasonable patient history including which allied health services the patient is already linked to and an up-to-date medication list.
Notes on any relevant pathology/radiology results with copies of results accompanying the referral letter.
Pathology required for renal clinic
U&E Ca PO4
B12, Folate, Iron Stores
MSU plus phase contrast microscopy
If urine dipstick positive for protein-
Bp over last six months
Ensure patients bring all current medications in their original packaging (or Webster pack) including non-prescription medications.
Bring any self monitoring diaries such as blood glucose monitoring booklet, symptom diaries, all correspondence from recently attended medical appointments and if applicable.
Approximate wait time for referred patients
Up to three months
Acute Outpatients Department, entrance is beside main Bendigo Hospital entrance, (Lucan St)
Click here for map (reference K6).
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