To view Hurstville Private's specialties directory, select from the list below.
List of Services
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Acute Medical Services
Should you or a family member need admission for a medical condition, Hurstville Private Hospital is well supported by a team of nurses, allied health professionals and medical consultants who ensure your care is well managed.
Allied health consists of a team of health professionals working closely with our medical specialists and nursing team to provide co-ordinated, multi-disciplinary patient care to meet the individual needs of our patients.
Our commitment to excellence in patient care involves communication with families and carers to ensure adequate support is in place when patients leave hospital.
The allied health team contributes to clinical care in the treatment and prevention of disorders and diseases, clinical research and education.
Allied health services at Hurstville Private Hospital include:
- Diabetes education
- Occupational therapy
- Speech therapy
- Social worker's
Hurstville Heart Centre
Colorectal surgery is undertaken for the treatment of colon or bowel disorders including cancer.
This surgery is performed by a credentialed general surgeon at Hurstville Private who specialises in this field.
Our day surgery (short stay) facilities cater for a wide range of day surgery and procedures. Patients are usually admitted and discharged on the same day.
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Ear, Nose & Throat Surgery (Otolaryngology)
Commonly known as ENT, this speciality covers conditions relating to the ears, nose and throat such as hearing loss, deafness, rhinitis, dizziness and vertigo. Such conditions affect both adults and children.
At Hurstville Private, we provide a range of general operative procedures for the treatment of ENT conditions. Procedures include:
- Insertion of grommets (middle ear ventilation tubes)
An endoscopy is a minimally invasive diagnostic medical procedure used to assess the interior surfaces of an organ by inserting a tube into the body.
The procedure allows visual inspection, photographs to be taken, biopsies and retrieval of foreign objects. Being minimally invasive it’s often used to avoid major surgery.
A range of endoscipic procedures are performed at Hurstville Private Hospital including endoscopic breast surgery.
The majority of endoscopic procedures are day procedures.
General medicine addresses the psychological and social basis of patient health and illness. This can include health issues such as obesity, substance abuse, unhealthy life styles and chronic illnesses (e.g. diabetes, hypertension, arthritis, chronic pain syndrome).
Gynaecology deals with the health of the female reproductive system. A number of gynaecologists practice at Hurstville Private Hospital.
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Intensive Care Unit
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Our Maternity Unit at Hurstville Private Hospital consists of a 5 bed Delivery Suite, 22 bed Postnatal Unit and a Level 2 Special Care Nursery.
Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
One of the dental specialities at Hurstville Private Hospital is oral and maxillofacial surgery. This type of surgery is undertaken to correct a wide range of diseases, injuries and defects in the head, neck, face, jaws and the hard and soft tissues of the oral and maxillofacial region.
Orthopaedic surgery treats acute, chronic, traumatic, overuse injuries and other disorders of the musculoskeletal system.
Our orthopaedic team strive to provide excellent clinical management for a wide range of orthopaedic procedures and surgery.
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Paediatric services at Hurstville Private include:
Sydney South Cancer Services
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Urology focuses on the urinary tracts of males and females, and on the reproductive system of males. The organs covered by urology include the kidneys, urinary bladder, urethra and the male reproductive organs.
Our urological team includes surgeons, speciality nurses, cancer specialists and support staff who are dedicated to providing excellent clinical management for a wide range of urological procedures.
A wide range of male and female urological conditions are regularly treated by our urology team including:
- Bladder cancer
- Urinary incontinence
- Interstitial cystitis and pelvic pain
- Neurogenic bladder
- Kidney and adrenal conditions
- Prostate health problems
- Male reproduction problems