We provide the service you need, with the care and compassion you’re looking for in your medical treatment.

Our holistic approach to surgery means we are with you for every step of your journey, to ensure you feel safe, and trust you have the best care available.

Our Services

Surgical Services

In addition to weight loss (bariatric) surgery, we also provide services in other areas.

Weight Loss Surgery

Losing weight can be a challenge, and today’s over-emphasis on body image can carry great emotional pressure, not to mention the stresses of work, family and business.

Obesity Management Interest Group

An innovation of Mr Douraid Abbas, this group offers General Practitioners and Allied Health Professionals the chance to increase their knowledge about obesity treatment, providing insights into practical approaches to weight management.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Do I need a referral to meet with Mr Abbas? 

YES, all patients require a referral in order to see Mr Abbas. 

What is the cost of the initial consultation? 

Fees are dependent upon whether the patient holds any concession cards, such as a Pension or Health Care Card.

Currently initial consultation fees range between $110 and $190, with a medicare rebate of $76.15.

How long will I have to wait to have my surgery? 

Waiting times vary and are dependent on the nature of surgery required, the location at which the surgery is to be performed, and associated availability of theatre times and the individual circumstances of the patient eg: private/public.

Will I be given a schedule of fees for my surgery up front? 

Yes.  All fees associated with surgery will be discussed with the patient prior to any surgery. 

Will Medicare cover any costs? 

Medicare rebates are available for all applicable billing items.

Will my private health fund cover any costs? 

Private health funds will contribute to the cost of inpatient surgical services, depending on the level of your cover, and whether or not you hold any concession cards. 

Is there a payment plan option? 

In some circumstances a payment plan is available. This can be discussed at the time of booking your procedure.