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Westmead Private Hospital now has a new helping hand for knee replacement surgery with the arrival of a new robot knee surgeon called ROSA.
Nov 28, 2019
Orthopaedic surgeons at Westmead Private now have access to a new ROSA robotic total knee replacement system. The ROSA robot joins the hospital's fleet of robotic systems including the da Vinci and Mazor.
End of an era for Westmead obstetrician
Jul 30, 2019
An obstetrician who has welcomed thousands of babies into the world has attended his final delivery at Westmead Private Hospital.
Westmead Private Hospital Launches “Speak Up for Patient Safety” Programme
Jun 18, 2019
Westmead Private Hospital will be introducing a program that encourages staff to challenge colleagues who could be putting patients at risk on Monday 17th June.
Luxury maternity development opens at Westmead Private Hospital
Mar 15, 2019
New parents will enjoy the modern conveniences and perks of a luxury hotel when they experience Westmead Private Hospital’s new maternity unit expansion.
Robotic surgery helps Taylor receive a bronze medal in the Commonwealth Games
Apr 17, 2018
For 25 year old Taylor Doyle to make the Commonwealth Games, she needed to overcome her constant pain caused by a genetic condition Tuberous Scleroisis Complex (TSC). She needed a quick plan of action to help her achieve her goal. She had not trained for 18 months, due to constant pain following the Rio Olympics, where she received a silver medal.
Westmead Private invests in industry leading 3D surgery technology
Apr 05, 2018
Westmead Private Hospital is proud to be the first hospital in Australia and New Zealand to install the latest Olympus 3D surgical platform – VISERA ELITE II. This new technology means that complex surgeries can now be performed with laparoscopic surgery rather than open surgery, reducing pain and recovery time. This is particularly important for complex bariatric surgery, lung and liver resection surgeries.
New centre of excellence at Westmead Private Hospital
Mar 22, 2018
Westmead Private Hospital has been accredited as a “Centre of Excellence in Metabolic & Bariatric Surgery”, only the 2nd hospital in Australia to be granted this International title, and is ready to meet the rising tsunami of obesity in Australia.
Stage 2 Development Underway
Feb 05, 2018
OPENING 4TH MARCH 2019
For the first time, expectant mums and dads can see how a luxury hotel-style Sydney maternity service will look when it opens on 4th March 2019.
Stage 1 Development commences at Westmead Private Hospital
Apr 04, 2017
Westmead Private Hospital is pleased to advise we will be commencing the first phase of construction of our Master Plan on 15th April, 2017.
First robotic kidney autotransplant at Westmead Private Hospital
Jun 29, 2016
On 21st June, 2016 the first robotic kidney autotransplant in Australia was undertaken at Westmead Private Hospital using the da Vinci Si Surgical System. The combined resources and expertise of both Westmead Private and Westmead Hospital's surgical teams enabled this to occur. The awesome team consisted of Prof Howard Lau, Dr Scott Leslie, A/Prof Henry Pleass, A/Prof Vincent Lam, Dr Ann Chee, Renan and Mark Liu and our wonderful theatre staff.