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Orthotic Department - Prince of Wales and Sydney Children's Hospitals

Phone: 02 9382 8184

Fax: 02 9382 8178

Location: Orthotics Department, Parkes Building Level 1, POW Hospital, Barker St, Randwick NSW 2031

Description: Provision of orthoses - an externally applied device to support; protect; immobilise; assist or resist joint motion and protect impaired parts of the body, head, legs, arms and spine. The Orthotist provides assessment, prescription and design, measurement and/or casting, manufacture fitting and supply of custom-made orthoses and the custom fitting of stock orthoses for both children and adults.

Hours: Mon-Fri 8:30am-4:30pm

Fees: Some costs may be incurred. Please phone for details.

Contact: Manager Ruth Baker Reception Stephanie Nielsen/ Terri Arthur

Referral: Referrals accepted from POW, Sydney Children's Hospital and specialists.

Transport: IPTAAS is available for orthotic services.

Disability Access: Yes (Wheelchair accessible, including toilets)

Area Served: NSW

Languages (other than English): Translators available if requested prior

Keywords: People with a Disability; Children and Families; Youth; Older People; Assessment and Referral Services; Physical Disability; Medical and Surgical Appliances; Orthotics and Prosthetics

Parent Organisation: Sydney Children's Hospital, POW

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