Physiotherapist, Chiropractor & Osteopath Referral Information

Physiotherapist, Chiropractor & Osteopath Referral Information

In accordance with Medicare Legislation a Physiotherapist, Chiropractor and Osteopath may refer for the following items and patients are eligible for a Medicare benefit:

57712 X-Ray hip
57715 X-Ray pelvis
58100 X-Ray cervical
58103 X-Ray thoracic spine
58106 X-Ray lumbar spine
58109 X-Ray sacrum
58112 X-Ray 2 spine regions
58120* X-Ray 4 spine regions
58121* X-Ray full spine

 

*These 2 items can only be claimed from Medicare once in calendar year.

If you are referred for any other Medicare item, you will incur a fee which is payable at the time of your appointment.