Description of the services For patients with complex renal problems, often with co morbidities, it is an assessment/pre-treatment and management clinic and includes ante-natal referrals..
This clinic DOES NOT provide services for
  • CKD IV and V (end-stage renal disease including dialysis)
  • Renal transplantation
  • Simple stone disease
  • Renal cell carcinoma
GP Investigations to be performed General Practitioners examinations/investigations should include:
Click on proforma for tests to be completed prior to appointment
Cost Nil to clients eligible for Medicare.
Note: Patients ineligible for Medicare will be charged a fee for all services provided
Where Monash Medical Centre Clayton. Clinic M
When Thurs 1:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Staff By referring into this clinic you will be referring to one of the following practitioners:
Unit Head is Professor Peter Kerr
Clinic Head is Professor Peter Kerr

  • Dr Edwina Rice
  • Dr Fiona Brown
  • Dr Rebecca Pelllicano
  • Dr Kevan Polkinghorne
  • Dr John Kanellis
  • Dr Bill Mulley
External referral process 1300 3 iCARE – ACCESS UNIT

 1300 3 iCARE – 1300 342 273
F: 959 iCARE – 9594 2273

NB: GP’s are requested to refer onto this service using the Victorian Statewide Referral Form housed in most clinical software.  More information on VSRF – then click on Resources or contact your local Divisions of General Practice.

Internal referral process T: Extension 49888
F: 959 iCARE – 9594 2273
Referrals will be received from
  • GP
  • Southern Health Emergency Department
  • Consultant at Southern Health
  • Southern Health Ward
  • Southern Health Department
  • Midwife at Southern Health
Last updated and approved August 2012
Clinic Number 738C