Privacy Policy

All our patient information is private and confidential.  The rights of every patient are respected.  All information collected by this practice in providing a health service is deemed to be private and confidential.

This practice complies with Federal and State privacy regulations including the Privacy Act (1998), the Privacy Amendment (Private Sector) Act (2000) and Victorian Health Records Act (2001) as well as the standards set out in the RACGP Handbook for the Management of Health Information in Private Medical Practice 1st Edition (2002).

Each patient has the right to access to their personal information kept by the practice, in accordance with the Commonwealth Privacy Act (1998) & Privacy Amendment (Private Sector) Act (2000).

This is a private specialist practice and there is an out-of-pocket cost for consultations. Accounts are payable on the day of consultation. We accept payment by cash, cheque, credit card or EFTPOS. We use a debt recovery service for overdue accounts, which will incur additional costs. Additional fees incurred from referrals to pathology, ultrasound or other services are separate to our fees, and remain the responsibility of the patient.

Medical Disclaimer

The contents of this website are for informational purposes only. Please remember that medical information provided by Dr. Aviva Nathan & Dr Deirdre Percy, in the absence of a visit with our health care professionals, must be considered as an educational service only.

This website is not designed to, and does not provide medical advice. All content is provided for general informational purposes only. Orrong Obstetrics & Gynaecology is not responsible or liable for any diagnosis made by a user based on the content of its website.

If you think you may have a medical emergency, call your doctor.