Wishing you and your loved ones the very best for the festive season.
The Parkinson’s NSW office will be closed from 23 December 2022 and will re-open on Monday 9 January 2023.
FOR URGENT ASSISTANCE AND GENUINE EMERGENCIES DIAL 000
If you have a Device Assisted query please see the following contact details.
For Deep Brain Stimulation related issues
- Medtronic 1800 668 670
- Boston Scientific 1800 245 559
Issues relating to Duodopa
- Duodopa Nurse Specialist 1800 230 608
Issues relating to apomorphine
- ANSSER Nurses 1800 276 646 (Pfizer)
- STADA Nurses 1800 823 230
- apomorphine (Mavopo ® )
13 11 14
1300 22 4636
SES (STATE EMERGENCY SERVICE)
POISONS INFORMATION CENTRE
13 11 26
Keep handy the following contact details specific to you and your local area
- your GP
- your local hospital
- your local pharmacist
- your local police
- local medical centre
- local emergency dentist
- A local plumber and electrician working throughout the holiday season
- roadside assistance provider
Kinson supplies – note there has been a reported shortage of Kinson, due to the difficulty in sourcing ingredients since Sept 2022. Local pharmacists may notice this over the Christmas period. Please do not mass panic buy- Sinemet 100/25mg or a generic Levodopa/ Carbidopa 100/25mg are viable alternatives .
Please check scripts and ensure a good supply over the festive season.
OTHER USEFUL WEBSITES AND INFORMATION
NSW Government Local Land Services