What we do….
Parke Street Specialist Centre has been located in the Blue Mountains community for 10 years. With a wide range of Doctors, we are a group of dedicated specialists and staff who strive to provide the best possible integrated quality health care services to our patients.
Located on Parke Street in the centre of Katoomba in the scenic Blue Mountains of NSW, we are a team of 13 specialists, 4 clinical and 6 administration staff providing excellent health care services. We provide services for patients from the Blue Mountains and surrounding areas including Katoomba, Lithgow, Springwood, Penrith and Bathurst.
Founded by Dr Paul Adler (Ophthalmologist) and Dr Sophia Lahz (Rehabilitation Physician), we strive to provide the best possible care to our patients.
Dr Paul Adler and his team of 5 other specialists are eye doctors/ophthalmologists, who specialise in Cataract surgery, Glaucoma, Medical Retina (including macular degeneration and diabetic retinopathy), surgical retina (including retinal detachments) and oculoplastics/eyelid conditions.
We have many Doctors within our practice specialising in a range of Medical services
- Dr Sophia Lahz is a well renowned rehabilitation physician with a degree in Geriatric care
- Dr Paul Adler is a Ophthalmologist and Cataract Surgeon
- Dr Malcolm Capon is a Retina Surgeon
- Dr Raj Chalasani is a Medical and Retina Specialist
- Dr Freny Kalapesi is a Oculoplastic and Ophthalmic surgeon
- Professor Ian Francis is a Neuro Ophthalmologist
- Dr Jerome Ha is a Ophthalmologist and Oculoplastic Specialist
- Professor Mohamed Khadra is a Urologist specialising in diseases of the Kidney, Bladder and Prostate
- Professor Dennis Raymond is a Paediatrician
- Dr Jonathan Carne is a Psychiatrist
- Dr Pavitar Sunner is a Orthopedic Surgeon
- Dr Ahmed Shahir is a Renal Physician
- Dr Dheya Al-Mashat is a Obstetrician and Gynaecologist
The following services are also situated at our Parke Street rooms:
- Vision Australia – services for those with vision loss
- Hearing Life – services for those with hearing loss
- Integrated Dental Health – holistic dentist and Breath Clinic
- Laverty Pathology – blood and specimen collection service
Helpful information when attending a Specialist Appointment:
- Medicare requires that access to any rebates for your specialist consultation need a current written referral. A written GP referral is valid for 12 months and a written Specialist referral is valid for 3 months. Your specialist at Parke Street Specialist Centre will report back to whoever wrote the referral for you.
- A current referral is required for all services excluding Hearing Life, Vision Australia and Integrated Dental Health.
- Specialists are often assessing patients, operating or doing research or teaching so will often have specific days and limited times for consulting. Please be mindful that sometimes appointments need to be made well ahead of time.
- Please remember to bring any relevant scans and test results with you to your appointment and a list of your current Medications.
For all urgent matters, please contact your GP or the nearest emergency department.
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