Dr Shu Ng

Dr Shu Ng

MBBS MPH
Medicinal Cannabis Clinician
Authorised Prescriber of Nicotine

Telephone and Video consultations available Australia-wide

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About Dr Shu

Dr Shu Ng (affectionately known as Dr Shu) graduated from Monash University in Melbourne, Australia in 2010 and has 10 years of postgraduate medical experience in various medical and surgical specialties. She undertook an 18-month Radiation Oncology research fellowship at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center in New York, USA, whilst completing her Master of Public Health (MPH) with University of Sydney. After her return to Melbourne, she spent 3 years in Radiation Oncology specialty training at Alfred Health and Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre.


Dr Shu approaches her patients with kindness, compassion and holistic care. She has broad interests within medicinal cannabis including managing chronic pain, mental health, women's health, neurodegenerative and seizure disorders and autism spectrum disorders. She is very passionate about helping patients undergoing cancer treatment or experiencing cancer-related symptoms, as well as managing symptoms in palliative care. 

To date, Dr Shu has managed over 1000 patients and their journey with medicinal cannabis. She is an Authorised Prescriber and has also made over 700 TGA Special Access Scheme (SAS) applications to access medications. Dr Shu is a member of the Society of Cannabis Clinicians (SSC), Society of Cannabis Clinicians Australian Chapter (SSCAC) and Australian & New Zealand College of Cannabinoid Practitioners (ANZCCP). She is also completing her multidisciplinary Fellowship with the Australasian Society of Lifestyle Medicine (ASLM).

In addition to medicinal cannabis, Dr Shu is also passionate about smoking cessation and tobacco harm reduction, and is an Authorised Prescriber of nicotine vaping products at her prescription service - QuitRx.

Outside of medicine, Dr Shu adopts a healthy and holistic lifestyle, and enjoys spending time with her partner Paul and two Italian Greyhounds Vino and Ava. 

 

CONSULTATION FEES

All appointments are conducted by telephone, video available by request.

Eligible patients must reside in Australia - consultation times are based on AEST (VIC)

Please note that these fees are not Medicare rebatable

INITIAL CONSULTATION - PLEASE NOTE DR SHU CANNOT SEE NEW PATIENTS TILL JAN 2022. PLEASE EMAIL HELLO@DRSHU.COM.AU IF YOU WOULD LIKE TO BE CONTACTED IN DEC 2021 TO BOOK FOR JAN 2022.

$200

30 minutes

New patient consultation and personalised assessment. Includes TGA application for 1 product and Schedule 8 permit if appropriate.

Please complete the Patient Registration and Consent Form prior to the consultation.

Fees apply for additional medications if required. TGA application fee of $35 per medication, or Authorised Prescriber administration fee of $5 per medication.

FOLLOW UP CONSULTATION
(STANDARD)

$70

15 minutes

For pre-existing patients needing to discuss medications and outcomes. Includes patients of Dr Shu's at Cannadoc.

If appointment extends beyond 15 minutes due to complexity, 'long consultation' fees will apply.

Fees apply for additional medications if required. TGA application fee of $35 per medication, or Authorised Prescriber administration fee of $5 per medication.

FOLLOW UP CONSULTATION
(LONG)

$120

30 minutes

For pre-existing patients who require a longer appointment for more complex discussions.

Fees apply for additional medications if required. TGA application fee of $35 per medication, or Authorised Prescriber administration fee of $5 per medication.

REPEAT PRESCRIPTION

$49

For patients stable on medications. Please click the link below.

 

Contact

To find out if Dr Shu can help you, or for any other enquiries, 
please fill in the form below or contact:

PO Box 1533, St Kilda South, VIC 3182

Fax: (03) 8672 3399

Preferred mode of contact

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