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 […]

  • 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 […]

  • Cardiac

    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 […]

  • 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 […]

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 Sally Ng
Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeon

MBBS (Hons) DipSurgAnat FRACS (Plastic)   Dr Sally Ng is a fully qualified, Melbourne trained specialist plastic and reconstructive surgeon.  She is a member of the Royal Australian College of Surgeons and Australian Society of Plastic Surgeons.  Sally lives by her philosophy of patient-centred...

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Dr Kuzhivelil Varghese
Cardiology

Website: http://www.melbourneheartinstitute.com.au/ Qualifications: MBBS, MD, MRCP, FRCP, FRACP. Areas of Interest: Consultations, Stress ECG, Trans-thoracic Echocardiography, Trans-esophageal Echocardiography, Stress Echocardiography and CT.

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Mr Jason Winnett
General Surgery

Website: http://winnettspecialistgroup.com.au/ Qualifications: Bachelor of Medicine & Bachelor of surgery MBBS (1993). FRACS – General Surgery (2001). Certificate in laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding (2004). Advanced Certificate in Laparoscopic Adjustable Gastric Banding. Areas of Interest: Laparoscopic Adjustable Gastric Banding. Laparoscopic Inguinal, Femoral, Incisional Hernia Repair....

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What our patients have to say

We are reliable & trusted
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • Each and every staff member who attended to me was absolutely fantastic.

    Emmanuel Pace