Immunodeficiency Clinic at Flinders Medical Centre
The Immunodeficiency Clinic provides public and private (Medicare bulk billed) services to adults with primary immune deficiency (PID) to monitor immunoglobulin replacement therapies.
Location: Medicine Clinic, level 2
Telephone: (08) 8204 7201
Fax: (08) 8204 7483
Hours: Thursday morning, every 2nd month
Consultants who bulk bill private patients to Medicare:
Dr Anthony Smith
Dr Tiffany Hughes
Immunology Nurse Practitioner
Ms Dianne Edwards
Patients attending this clinic are currently under the care of an immunologist within the service and on replacement immunoglobulin therapies.
Referrals for diagnosed primary immune deficiency and/or suspected immunodeficiency provide immunology work up and include:
- history of serious infections
- relevant radiological investigations
- microbiological identification of pathogens
- blood test results (IgG,A,M, C3 +C4, CBE)
Visit SALHN specialist and outpatient clinics to access referral and management GP guidelines.
Referral forms and processes are outlined in the outpatient referral process section.