Podiatrist Referral Information
In accordance with Medicare Legislation a Podiatrist may refer for the following items and patients are eligible for a Medicare benefit:
|55836||Ultrasound of ankle or hind foot|
|55840||Ultrasound of mid or forefoot|
|55844||Ultrasound assessment of lump / mass|
|57521||X-Ray of foot and ankle|
|57527||X-Ray of ankle and leg
X-Ray of leg and knee
X-Ray of knee and femur
A combination of these regions.
If you are referred for any other Medicare item, you will incur a fee which is payable at the time of your appointment.