-Patient Stories

Telehealth appointments for cardiac patients

This week we share a recent patient story from our Inspired Magazine. While preparing to celebrate Christmas with family, Marion went to bed on Christmas eve with the feeling she wasn’t breathing properly. After a few hours with no improvement and trying all of her usual solutions, including asthma medications [...]

2019-02-06T04:14:03+00:00October 25th, 2018|Hospital News, Patient Stories|

Can’t sleep? We can help!

Sleep and well-being go hand in hand. There’s nothing more annoying than feeling desperately tired and not being able to fall asleep or staying asleep. In conjunction with Sleep Awareness Week, I’d like to take this opportunity to talk about our Sleep Study Unit at St Vincent’s Private Hospital Werribee. [...]

2019-02-06T04:54:05+00:00October 2nd, 2018|Hospital News, Patient Stories, Specialist Stories|

Living with a Stoma

This week is Stomal Therapy Awareness Week and we had the privilege of speaking to one of our stoma patients Dr Ian White who shared his tips on living with a stoma. Ian, 72, is a general practitioner at Glenroy. He was diagnosed with high grade bladder and prostate cancer [...]

2019-02-18T05:11:11+00:00June 13th, 2017|Patient Stories|