Patient Information & FAQs
Please ensure you bring the following with you for your consultation:
- Referral (if not already sent by your GP) – This enables you to receive a rebate from Medicare
- Ultra sound scan or CT scans
- Results of any blood tests
- Medicare card
- Private health insurance details (if relevant)
Dr Proud operates at Buderim Private Hospital. Find Buderim Private Hospital on Google Maps.
If you’re booked for surgery, Dr Proud will fill out the consent form when she discusses the procedure with you. When your surgery has been booked, fill out the online admission form (https://bookmyadmission.com.au/) for Buderim Private Hospital.
Dr Michelle Proud Gynaecology & Fertility is a non-bulk billing specialist medical practice, so we require full payment at the time of your consultation. Further information is in our Billing Policy.
Telehealth allows you to attend your appointment by phone.
If you are unable to attend for a face-to-face appointment, Dr Proud may be able to offer a Telehealth appointment. This may be possible where it is not necessary for you to attend in person. Telehealth is best suited to follow up or post-operative appointments, however some initial appointments can take place through Telehealth.
Contact us to discuss your suitability for a Telehealth appointment.
Dr Proud will contact you by phone at the time of your booked Telehealth appointment.
If you are unable to make your appointment 48 hours notification is appreciated so your appointment can be allocated to another person who is waiting.
If you fail to attend an appointment you will be charged a cancellation fee of 50% consultation fee.
Parking is available in a multi-story carpark as you enter the Buderim Private Hospital grounds. Free parking is available for 3 hours. Dr Proud’s rooms are located in Building B of the Nucleus Medical Suites above this carpark. Take the yellow lift to level 2 and turn right.
Buderim Private Hospital runs a minibus transfer service from the cricket ground carpark at regular intervals (5-10min) throughout the day. Save time and grab a lift.