Haematology

HOW TO ACCESS THIS CLINIC

Referral from your GP

You need a referral letter from your GP or medical practitioner to access this service. Your doctor will fax your referral letter to us.  Alternatively you can forward your referral via

Fax:        03 5143 8356

Once we receive it, we will contact you to arrange your appointment.

CLINIC CONSULTANTS

  • Dr Amanda Ormerod

Dr Ormerod is a specialist Haematologist in public practice since 2015, previously working at the Australian Red Cross Blood Service as a Transfusion Medicine Specialist and at Bairnsdale Regional Health Service as a Clinical Haematologist. Dr Ormerod provides services that encompass management of a diverse range of haematological disorders. Having trained at the University of Sydney, she completed her advanced training at Barwon Health, Royal Melbourne Hospital and Peninsula Health, and was admitted as Fellow of the Royal Australian College of Physicians and the Royal College of Pathologists in 2015. Dr Ormerod is trained to perform Bone marrow aspirate and trephines for patients and has done this at Royal Melbourne Hospital and Peninsula Health.

Dr Ormerod is interested in transfusion medicine and has worked with the Australian Red Cross Blood Service. She is interested in complex transfusion issues and has worked across Victorian and Tasmanian hospitals to support their transfusion needs whilst working at the Australian Red Cross Blood Service.

Dr Ormerod has long had a passion for rural medicine, having worked as a medical scientist for 4 years in Tanzania prior to studying medicine. Dr Ormerod is fluent in Kiswahili.

Dr Ormerod has been a member of the Rural Doctors Association of Australia since 2005.

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