Frequently Asked Questions

Does Mr Han see Workcover and TAC Patients?

Unfortunately, no.

Does Mr Han see uninsured patients?

Mr Han does not see uninsured patients in his private rooms. However, he does attend the outpatients department of St Vincent's Hospital. You can request to see Mr Han there, but unfortunately, it is not guaranteed that you will see him. If you do, in fact, see him for the first visit, it is still not guaranteed that you will see him the next time you attend outpatients.

Where does Mr Han operate?

Mr Han mainly operates at St Vincent's Private Hospital. He also operates at St Vincent’s Hospital, Werribee, and occasionally at Epworth Hospital.

Does Mr Han charge an out of pocket fee if I am covered by private hospital insurance?

Yes, Mr Han does charge a small co-payment for procedures he performs. The amount depends on your health insurance company and the operation you will be undertaking.

And what about the anaesthetist?

Mr Han engages only highly experienced and dedicated anaesthetists. Usually the anaesthetist will also charge a co-payment. We can ask your anaesthetist to contact you prior to your operation so that any questions you may have can be answered, may they be financial or medical.

Are any other doctors involved?

Yes, Mr Han will always have a surgical assistant to help him. There is usually no co-payment for the surgical assistant if you are adequately covered by private health insurance. However, on occasion you may receive an invoice with an out of pocket fee charged. Additionally, Mr Han will also make sure you are looked after in hospital by a physician who will take care of any other medical concerns as applicable. Usually there is no co-payment for this service. However, on occasion you may receive an invoice with an out of pocket fee charged.

Where to go for a scan?

www.melbourneradiology.com.au

www.miaradiology.com.au - MIA Radiology

svpr.com.au/home/our-services/mri - St Vincent's Hospital MRI

www.ril.com.au - I-MED Regional Imaging Gippsland

www.westernhealth.org.au - Western Health Radiology

www.wdrad.com.au - Western District Radiology, Warrnambool

...or anywhere that is convenient to your home or work that you know of.