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Public Patients


Dr Brett McClelland will see public patients (patients without current private health insurance), please call our administration team for wait times. All consultation appointments with Dr Brett McClelland are held in our private rooms located in Adamstown. These appointments require a valid referral. 

Your referral will need to be sent into our rooms before your appointment, you can either email, fax, mail or deliver in person. 

All incoming referrals are assessed, and priority given according to the urgency of your condition. 

Ph: 0249206338

Fax:  0240275014
Fax:  0240275014
In person: 141 Brunker Road Adamstown NSW 2289

Dr Tanya Burgess is no longer taking public patients and suggests you see your GP for a referral to the John Hunter Hospital. 

Payment for Consultations

Your consultation fees are payable at the time of your appointment. You will be advised of the fee and any Medicare rebate you may receive when booking your appointment. At Hunter Hand Surgery we accept card or cash and patients with a valid blue pension card will have their fees reduced. 


Your surgery will take place at either John Hunter Hospital or Belmont Hospital 


If you have any questions, please call our office on 0249206338 or email