Our Clinical Services

Services at a glance
  • Day Surgery

    Overview Many of the procedures carried out in our Operating Theatres necessitate a hospital stay following surgery while many others are carried out as Day Surgery procedures. In most cases, patients do not need to be admitted until the day of their surgery. Not everyone is fit enough for day surgery. Careful assessment of your […]

  • Sleep Disorders Unit

    Overview The Sleep Disorders Unit at Western Private Hospital offers comprehensive overnight studies to observe and diagnose a wide range of sleep disorders, namely Obstructive Sleep Apnoea (OSA) which is the main cause of daytime somnolence, sleep disturbance and cardiovascular complications in patients. Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP) therapy initiation and education sessions for patients […]

  • Medical

    Medical Specialities Cardiology Endocrinology Gastroenterology General Medicine Haematology Hepatology Oncology Respiratory Medicine Rheumatology Sleep Studies Medical Specialists For more information about all our visiting specialists please see the Specialist List provided. Other For more information about the Admission & Discharge process, Fees, what to pack etc. please refer to the Patients & Visitors section.

  • Oncology

    Overview Western Private Hospital was the first private hospital to offer medical, surgical, chemotherapy and radiation oncology care at a fully accredited facility all on one site. Chemotherapy treatments are available for overnight and day patients.  This treatment is provided by expert staff in a modern comfortable facility.  The oncology day centre is an ambulatory (walk-in/walk-out) […]

ABOUT WESTERN PRIVATE HOSPITAL

OUR STORY

Western Private Hospital offers services encompassing the areas of medical, surgical, cardiology and oncology.

Our facility includes a coronary care unit, day surgery ward and a day oncology unit. We have state of the art operating theatres and a cardiac catheter laboratory. Our medical staff are supported by radiology and pathology departments, a range of allied health care providers, onsite pharmacy and pastoral care workers. Western Private Hospital works in an ethical and caring manner to deliver leading edge care to the community. We have an ongoing commitment to professional development always striving to be the best at what we do, rightly earning the motto “Best in the West”. Western Private Hospital is proud to be the home of the E. J. Whitten Cancer Treatment Centre set up with the help of the E.J. Whitten Foundation. In conjunction with the Centre, a range of comprehensive diagnostic and radiation oncology services are available onsite – making diagnosis and treatment convenient for patients. We support the E.J. Whitten Foundation in its aim to increase the Australian community’s awareness of prostate cancer and raise funds for research into the disease.

Our Specialists

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Dr Rashid Bashir
Cardiology

Qualifications: MBBS Punjab University, Pakistan 1987. FCPS Pakistan 1995. MRCP United Kingdom 1998. FRACGP Australia 2003. FRACP Australia 2010. Areas of Interest: Echocardiography. Coronary Angiography. Heart Failure. Geriatric Cardiology.

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A/Prof Jeremy Goldin
Respiratory and Sleep Physician

Website: http://www.sleepandbreath.com.au/ Qualifications: MBBS, FRACP Head of Sleep Medicine at the Royal Melbourne Hospital. Director of the Sleep Laboratory at Western Private Hospital. President of the Thoracic Society of Australia and New Zealand (Victorian Branch). On the clinical committee of the Australasian Sleep Association. Areas...

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Dr Brian Zakhem
Consultant and Interventional Cardiologist

Qualifications: BSc, MBBS, FRACP, FESC. Masters in Interventional Cardiology, UCM, Madrid, Spain. Areas of Special Interest: Management of chest pain and acute coronary syndromes. Management of in-stent restenosis. Intracoronary imaging (IVUS and OCT). Intracoronary physiology techniques. Microvascular dysfunction.

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What our patients have to say

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  • The nursing staff took time to explain any queries I had and to give reassurance when I felt very apprehensive. I couldn’t have asked for better care.

    Eileen Whelan
  • In all areas, the expertise, professionalism and experience was obvious. I felt 100% confident in all aspects of care. Well done and many thanks.

    George Pateras
  • Each and every staff member who attended to me was absolutely fantastic.

    Emmanuel Pace
  • I had to have dental surgery – urgently. I was recommended to try this place and so glad I did. As a nervous patient, they went out of their way to make me feel welcomed and cared for.

    Beverly Harry