Consultation Liaison Psychiatry Queensland

Integrative and collaborative care

Dr Oreste Theodoratos

Dr Oreste Theodoratos MBBS (Qld) FRANZCP Cert. Cons. Liaison Psych. is a specialist Consultation-Liaison Psychiatrist and Fellow of The Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatrists.

This is a specialised psychiatry practice delivering care to people who have been admitted to hospital for medical treatment. As a Consultation-Liaison psychiatrist, Dr Theodoratos provides assessment and treatment support for patients admitted to a range of private hospitals in Brisbane.

Dr Oreste Theodoratos

What We Offer

Telehealth

This practice is a specialist telehealth practice. This allows access for rural and remote residents of Queensland and also access for RACF (nursing home) residents without the need to travel.

COVID-19 telehealth options allow for metropolitan residents to access telehealth and a fee applies (medicare refund available).

The latest secure, Australian technology is utilised. It is recommended that a reasonable internet speed is available to ensure adequate connectivity. Connections can be made via any smartphone, device or computer. Camera and microphone is required.

A test run prior to your appointment is available. An access link is available from within this website if you misplace your welcome email.

This is a secure process, however, we do recommend beginning your consultation in a suitable location free from distractions. Many GP practices can offer a dedicated room for telehealth if you do not have the technology at home. Please enquire with your GP if this may be required.

Services

RACF Contact

The practice has experience with psychiatric care of older persons and can provide specialist telehealth consultations for residents of residential aged care facilities that are bulk-billed through Medicare. Please utilise the contact form for more information.

Not Offered

Memberships

Australian Medical Association

Practice Information

A referral is required from your treating doctor either your GP or specialist.

This practice is a specialist telehealth practice. This allows access for rural and remote residents of Queensland and also access for RACF (nursing home) residents without the need to travel.

COVID-19 telehealth options allow for metropolitan residents to access telehealth and a fee applies (medicare refund available).

The latest secure, Australian technology is utilised. It is recommended that a reasonable internet speed is available to ensure adequate connectivity. Connections can be made via any smartphone, device or computer. Camera and microphone is required.

A test run prior to your appointment is available. An access link is available from within this website if you misplace your welcome email.

This is a secure process, however, we do recommend beginning your consultation in a suitable location free from distractions. Many GP practices can offer a dedicated room for telehealth if you do not have the technology at home. Please enquire with your GP if this may be required.

All referrals are reviewed to ensure they are within the scope of this practice. Alternative referral options are suggested when possible if a referral cannot be accommodated. Once a referral is accepted, an appointment can be scheduled. The pre-appointment questionnaire is required to be received before an appointment can be confirmed as this is an important document during the consultation.

Assessment appointments are 45 minutes and follow-up appointments are 20 minutes.

These are accommodated as much as possible although referral to emergency care options may be required.

Urgent care requirements should be directed to your GP, local emergency department or call 000
This practice is unable to offer emergency or urgent care

We endeavour to respond as quickly as possible to urgent appointment requests for current patients, however, this may not always be possible within a suitable timeframe and will recommend the above urgent care requirements if necessary.

This practice requires 24 hours notice of any cancellations so as to offer the appointment time to people currently on a wait list.

A fee may apply for missed appointments so please contact the practice as soon as possible if you are unable to attend your appointment.

Most scripts can be continued by your GP.
In the event that you require a script outside of a consultation it may not be possible to provide a script if there has been a period of time that has elapsed since your last review. Please contact to enquire.

This is a private practice and outpatient consultations are associated with a fee. A medicare refund will be available in most circumstances. The Medicare Safety net allows for an increased refund amount once an individual or family’s total medical costs for the year reach a certain threshold. More information can be found here.

Rural and remote consultations are usually bulk-billed through medicare. These must be a video consultation. Please check your address here to determine if you are eligible for bulk billing. Select ASGS remoteness areas (2016). If your address is RA1 this is NOT eligible as it is a metropolitan area. RA2-RA5 locations ARE eligible.

DVA and Residential Aged Care Facility video consultations are bulk-billed.

Inpatient consultations are billed directly to your health fund as a ‘no gap billing’

Please contact the practice if you have any further queries.

This practice does not offer medico-legal assessments.

This practice complies with current requirements.
We are not able to discuss your care with others without your authorisation.
In the event of serious concerns regarding your well-being or that of others it may be required to alert emergency services or nominated contacts.

All consultations are confidential and private except when significant psychiatric risks are identified and further urgent management is required which may involve contacting support persons or emergency services.

Phone Enquiries

07 3193 3381

Email

admin@drtheodoratos.com.au

CONTACT HOURS:​

9 - 4:30pm M-F

Coronavirus (COVID-19) update:

In-person appointments are available. If you have respiratory symptoms or are unwell, please do not attend the clinic. Contact reception prior to your appointment to reschedule or to arrange a telehealth (video) or telephone appointment.

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