FAQs

What type of injuries or conditions do Drs Wood and Hasenkam see?

They see a broad range of sporting and non-sporting injuries affecting all parts of the body. They have a particular interest in acute sports injuries. Through Dr Wood’s sixteen year involvement at the Australian Open and Tennis Australia, he has expertise in managing tennis injuries. They also see injuries involving the shoulder, elbow, wrist, and hand, the spine including neck and lower back, hips, groin, knee, shin, ankle and foot. Finally they can assist those individuals with chronic conditions, e.g. diabetes, asthma, or osteoarthritis, who wish to engage in an exercise program.

Do Drs Wood and Hasenkam perform procedures if required?

Yes. We have ultrasound services available onsite to assist with diagnosis during the consultation, and perform cortisone, autologous blood or Synvisc One injections if appropriate.

How do I get there by car?

Glenferrie Private Hospital is situated opposite the Glenferrie Oval and former home of the Hawthorn Football Club on the corner of Hilda and Linda Crescents. Access to Dr Wood’s rooms is via the Linda Crescent entrance to the hospital (see aerial photo). Car parking can be found either in the car park across the road from the hospital or on the street outside Dr Wood’s consulting rooms. Please observe parking restriction notices.

How do I get there by train?

Glenferrie Station is on the Lilydale, Ringwood and Belgrave lines. It is a five to ten minute walk from the station to Glenferrie Private Hospital by walking down Glenferrie Road and turning left into Linda Crescent at the Coles Supermarket (see aerial photo).

How do I get there by tram?

Tram 16 runs along Glenferrie Road. There is a tram stop at Glenferrie Railway Station where patients should alight and then walk down Linda Crescent which comes off Glenferrie Road.

Do I need a referral?

Please obtain a referral from your local doctor or specialist to see Dr Wood and bring this with you to your first appointment.

What should I bring to the appointment?

Please bring any x-rays or other scans (e.g. ultrasound or MRI) to your appointment including the results. Please try to wear comfortable clothing so that adequate examination of the relevant body part can be carried out. For example this might include some shorts to wear if you have a knee condition.

 

Do you have wheelchair access?

Yes.

What payment methods do you accept?

This practice accepts EFTPOS, Visa and MasterCard,  as well as cash. Please note that payment is required on the day of the consultation.

Does Dr Wood consult anywhere else apart from Hawthorn?

Yes, Dr Wood also consults every Friday at Kieser (Kingston village) in Ocean Grove near Geelong and alternate Thursday afternoon at Kieser Geelong. Appointments can be made through his secretary, Candice on 98193499.