Aclasta  Infusion

What is Osteoporosis?

Osteoporosis is where bones become brittle and fragile due to a loss of tissue. This is a common condition seen in the older population and may lead to possible fractures or impact on mobility.

What is AclastaTM (Zoledronic Acid)

Aclatsa is now available at McKinley Medical Centre. It is a infusion that plays an important role in the treatment of osteoporosis.

Benefits of AclastaTM at McKinley Medical Centre

  • The great advantage of the infusions is that it will give you stronger bones that will protect you from fractures.
  • It is an easily administered intravenous treatment that only takes 30 minutes.
  • Aclasta works for at least 12 months, conveniently meaning you only require a treatment once a year at McKinley Medical Centre.
  • Aclasta is a treatment offered at McKinley Medical Centre that will alleviate needing to pay additional hospital and/or specialist fees.
  • It is safe and any side affects are rare.

What is the Process?

  • Prior to booking your Aclasta infusion at McKinley Medical Centre, you will require a referral and prescription from your current Rheumatologist & Endocrinologist.
  • The referral for your specialist can be found on our website at: Aclasta Infusion – Patient Referral & Consent for Treatment
  • Once your referral is obtained, please phone McKinley Medical Centre on (03) 9795 4011 to book your infusion appointment.
What is the cost of the Aclasta Infusion at McKinley Medical Centre?
  • Private Fee - $ 180.00
  • $80.00 is paid at the time of booking and the remaining $100.00 on the day of the infusion.

If you have any questions or would like any additional information, please contact McKinley Medical Centre on (03) 9795 4011.

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