Memory Clinic

We diagnose, treat and support adults experiencing memory and behavioural changes, cognitive decline and possible dementia.

Our services

  • Assessment of memory and cognitive decline
  • Diagnosis and management of dementia and related behavioural disturbances
  • Functional assessment
  • Education and links to community resources
  • Assistance in future planning.

How to access this service

You need a referral letter from your GP or medical practitioner to access this service. Your doctor will need to send your referral letter to the hospital.

If there is a waiting list, you will receive a confirmation letter and be advised on what to do next. If there is no waiting list, you will receive an appointment booking letter or we will contact you to arrange a suitable time for your appointment.

You may also be referred to this service by a clinician working at the Caboolture Hospital following your admission to the hospital.

Refer a patient

GP and Specialist Hotline:
1300 364 938

What to bring

Each time you visit us
  • Your Medicare card
  • Private health insurance card (if you have one)
  • Health Care Card and/or concession card (if you have one)
  • Current medications (prescription, over the counter and herbal medicine)
  • Relevant x-rays, scans or any other test results or reports
  • Glasses, hearing and mobility aids
For an outpatient or clinic appointment
  • Your appointment letter
  • Any special items listed on your letter
  • WorkCover claim number (if relevant)
  • Snacks, a drink or money to buy refreshments
  • Something to read or do while you wait

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Contact us

Specialist Outpatient Department
Location: Caboolture Hospital
Phone: (07) 5433 8474
Fax: (07) 5433 8726
Email:

Need help outside hours?

For non-urgent medical issues call 13 HEALTH (13 43 25 84) or visit your GP.

In an emergency call 000.

Refer a patient

To refer a patient to this service, view the Dementia and memory problems referral guideline.

GP and Specialist Referral Hotline: 1300 364 938