Our Clinical Services
Services at a glance
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 […]
Western Private Hospital offers High Dependency Care for both surgical and medical patients. It is located in our Eleanor Street building and has highly trained critical care nurses who work with a range of allied health professionals to get you moving and assist with a swift recovery
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.
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 […]
ABOUT WESTERN PRIVATE HOSPITAL
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.
A/Prof Shiran Wijeratne
Qualifications: MBBS, FRACS, FICS, MRCS, ANZHPBA, GESA. Advanced Training General Surgery. Master in Surgery. Areas on Interest: Gastroscopy, Colonoscopy, diagnostic and therapeutic. Laparoscopic surgery including Gall bladder surgery. Colorectal and anal procedures. Upper GI procedures – excluding Bariatric procedures. Breast and Endocrine procedures including...Find out more
Mr Alex Yuen
Dr Alex Yuen is a fully qualified and highly trusted Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeon in Melbourne. As a well sought after specialist, Dr Alex is committed to providing world class care to his patients in all reconstructive and cosmetic fields.Dr Alex Yuen is trained...Find out more
Dr Adrian Chazan
Respiratory and Sleep Physician
Website: www.tcspm.com Dr Chazan consults in Williamstown, Werribee, Shepparton, Glen Iris and Brighton. Qualifications: MBBS, FRACS, MELB. Areas of Interest: Respiratory & Sleep problems. Asthma. COPD. Chronic cough. Lung masses. Obstructive sleep apnoea and insomnia.Find out more