Our Clinical Services
Services at a glance
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) […]
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 […]
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 Keen Soon
Website: http://www.melbourneheartinstitute.com.au/ Qualifications: MBBS, PhD, FRACP, FCSANZ, FSCCT. Areas of Interest: Interventional Cardiologist and US Board Certified Cardiac CT Specialist.Find out more
Mr Ian Michell
Website: http://www.obesitymelbourne.com.au/index.html Qualifications: MBBS (Melb), FRACS, FRCS(Engl). Areas of Interest: Laparoscopic. Obesity. Hepatobiliary & Gastrointestinal Surgery.Find out more
Dr Kevin Chu
Website: http://holmesglenurology.com.au/ Qualifications: CHU MB Bchir, MA, MRCS, FRACS. Areas of Interest: Vasectomy. Vasectomy Reversal. LUTS. Haematuria. Incontinence. Management of Benign Prostate Obstruction. Management of Kidney and Ureteric Stones. Prostate Cancer Management. Impotence Erectile Dysfunction. Peyroinie’s Disease.Find out more