Surgeries and Procedures
The Northern Beaches Hospital features 14 state-of-the-art operating theatres in which we can provide elective and life-saving procedures for local patients, as they are needed.
Facilities include hybrid theatres (with a fixed X-Ray C-Arm) and cardiothoracic theatres. All are fitted with some of the best surgical equipment and technologies in Australia.
Our specialist doctors can perform the following wide variety of surgeries, which means Northern Beaches patients can remain close to home and family:
- Breast Surgery
- Cardiothoracic Surgery (private patients only)
- Colorectal Surgery
- ENT Surgery
- General Surgery
- Maxillofacial Surgery
- Neurosurgery (private patients only)
- Orthopaedic Surgery
- Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
- Upper GIT Surgery
- Vascular Surgery.
The Hospital also has 4 procedure rooms in which specialists can efficiently perform:
- Endoscopic techniques
Additionally, there is a cardiac catheter lab and an interventional lab designed for:
- interventional cardiology
- interventional neuroradiology
- other interventional services.
Surgical facilities - including a pleasant patient reception bay, the Day of Surgery Centre, and a 41-bed fully-monitored recovery unit - are situated together on the same floor. This allows for streamlined patient management as well as staff cohesion and additional learning opportunities.