Information for Professionals
At MEG, we espouse an active and collaborative approach to other health-care professionals. We are keen to provide a service that goes beyond simple consultation & referral to both our physician colleagues, and the hospitals at which we work.
Melbourne ENT specialist group are happy to provide advice wherever possible, and keen to learn from and provide education to our referrers and referees.
As part of our commitment to continuing medical education, we perform regular convenient lunchtime meetings at GP practice locations, and are more than happy to present on specific topics on request . We also participate in hospital-based GP education seminars.
On this page the health professional will find key referral information, information regarding ENT conditions, how-to videos on general ENT examinations, and other useful information, all from a trusted source.
How to refer patients
Health Professionals can refer patients to any of our MEG locations by using the Online form on this page, Argus, standard email, fax or traditional mail. Referral pads are also available by calling our rooms
A detailed presentation on the approach to the evaluation of patients with dysphagia, and a discussion of treatment options
A presentation on the causes, assessment and ENT role in management Chronic Cough
Updated Presentation on the primary care and ENT approach to common head and neck masses in both adults and children, such as lymphadenopathy, thyroid nodules, inflammatory lesions, and more.
A Comprehensive presentation on the common ENT emergency presentations, detailing initial assessment, primary care treatment and more advanced treatment options.
ENT Update for General Practitioners - Short Version
A presentation on recent evidence-based advances in the management of common ENT disorders, and a re-iteration of established evidence-based treatments.
A comprehensive presentation on the indications for tonsillectomy, available techniques, risks and benefits.
A presentation on the key aspects of hearing loss & Tinnitus, including red flag symptoms and signs, simple examination techniques, treatment options including hearing aids, medications and surgical options, and illustrative cases
A Succinct presentation on the definitions, causes, assessment and management of Acute and Chronic Sinus Disease
An overview of the indications, techniques, outcomes and possible complications of some of the more common sino-nasal operations performed by ENT surgeons - including Septoplasty, Rhinoplasty, & Endoscopic Sinus Surgery
An update on the management of Allergic Rhinitis
A presentation on simple methods for reading Audiograms, including handy tips and tricks, and examples of key audiological patterns.
A detailed look at the key causes of Nasal obstruction, approach to diagnosis, and options for management.
An ENT perspective on the multi-disciplinary approach to the diagnosis and management of snoring and sleep apnoea in Adults.
How-to Videos and Notes on the approach to Ear Examination for the primary care physician, including basic hearing and vestibular exams.
Videos Coming soon
How to videos and notes on the approach to the examination of the Ear including basic hearing and vestibular tests.
Videos Coming soon
How to videos and notes on the approach to the systematic examination of the balance system, ideally suited to medical students, general practitioners and other health professionals
How-to Videos and Notes on the approach to Examination of the Nose, including basic functional and cosmetic exams.