Our Clinical Services
Services at a glance
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.
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
Overview The Western Private Hospital Cardiac Catheter Laboratory (Cath Lab) opened on 22nd August 2005. The laboratory has been equipped with the latest technology available and is supported by a team of highly qualified and experienced staff. WPH Cardiac Catheter Laboratory provides Diagnostic and Interventional Cardiology services. This service is supported by the hospital’s Critical Care […]
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.
Mr Chris Lu
Website: http://westernsurgery.com.au/ Qualifications: FRACS, MBBS (Hon), PGDipSurgAnat. Areas of Interest: Most general surgical, laparoscopic and endoscopic procedures including: Gastroscopy and colonoscopy – polypectomies and cancer localisation. Gallstones – keyhole removal of gallbladder, bile duct explorations. Inguinal hernias – keyhole or open. Incisional hernias –...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
Dr Jeremy Pereira
Website: http://www.heartwest.com.au/ Qualifications: MBBS, FRACP, DDU. Areas of Interest: General adult cardiology, stress echocardiography, transthoracic and transoesophageal echo, heart failure.Find out more