Referring Patients to NTRO

Referring specialist and general practitioners can refer patients to NT Radiation Oncology by filling in the referral form available on this website.

Step 1: Complete a referral form

Complete a Patient Referral Form. Please ensure that all patinet information is completed, your referral details are included and the referral form is signed. We encourage that details are typed prior to being printed.

Step 2: Send the referral form

Completed referral forms may either be e-mailed to referrals@ntro.com.au or faxed tp (08) 8944 8222.

Step 3: Authority to supply medical information

Patients who have had radiotherapy at other centres are required to complete an Authority to Supply Medical Information Form in order for NT Radiation Oncology to request for previous treatment details. Please fax this form to us on the above number.

Step 4: Confirm a patient appointment

Call the NTRO office for an appointment on (08) 8944 8220. Please ring the same number if you wish to talk to our resident Radiation Oncologist.

The centre operates Monday to Friday between 8am and 4.30pm.

For emergency referral outside these hours and at weekends, please call the operator at the Royal Darwin Hospital on (08) 8922 8888 who will direct you to the doctor on call.

This website has useful information for new patients preparing for Radiation Therapy Treatment. Please encourage your patients to visit.

Important Note: NTRO does not provide sub-specialist services in brachytherapy, sterotactic radiosurgery, total body irradiation and paediatric radiotherapy.

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