Our Clinical Services

Services at a glance
  • 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) […]

  • 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.

  • ICU/HDU

    Western Private Hospital has a six bed Intensive Care Unit (ICU) and High Dependency Unit (HDU) providing specialist Intensive Care services for both surgical and medical patients. Located in our Eleanor st building, our Unit is one of the newest in Melbourne. Our Specialists are fellows of the College of Intensive Care Medicine, and have […]

  • Surgical

    Surgical Specialities Bariatric Colorectal Dental Ear Nose and Throat Gastroenterology General Ophthalmology Orthopaedic Gynaecology Oral and Maxillofacial Plastic & Reconstructive Urology Vascular Surgical Specialists For more information about all our visiting specialists please see the Specialist List. Other For more information about the admission and discharge process, fees, what to pack etc, please refer to […]

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

We are reliable and trusted
Dr Hemant Chaudhary
Cardiology

Areas of Interest: General Cardiology

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A/Prof Shiran Wijeratne
General Surgery

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...

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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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What our patients have to say

We are reliable & trusted
  • I seriously couldn’t believe how amazing the staff were for my recent day admission. All people I had contact with seemed to genuinely love their job and it made me feel like i was in the safest hands. You should be very proud of all your staff.

    Jason Prior
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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