St Vincent's Private Hospital Melbourne Blog-

How Yoga can help reduce pain

Breath, concentration and mindful movement. These are the foundations of physical yoga practice. They are also some of the most effective ways to manage pain, naturally. Yoga, as an ancient tradition and in its many forms, has been a way of life for millions of people throughout centuries. It builds [...]

2019-03-05T00:24:11+00:00Orthopaedics|

What is Interventional Radiology?

When it comes to cardiovascular disease, the earlier the treatment the greater the long term results. Cardiovascular disease is one of the leading causes of death and disability in Australia. Interventional radiologist Dr John Vrazas says cardiovascular disease can be now be treated earlier than ever using minimally invasive, image [...]

2019-03-05T00:24:23+00:00Cardiology, Hospital News|

Tackling the spectre of preterm labour

Around one in ten pregnant women will go into preterm or early labour before 37 weeks’ of pregnancy. Many of these will be first time mums. For an obstetrician, preterm labour is a confounding problem. For parents, it’s a scary and unpredictable prospect. A/Prof Megan Di Quinzio is leading the [...]

2019-03-05T00:24:36+00:00Maternity|

SVHA 2018 Innovation & Excellence Awards Winners

Four teams from St Vincent’ Private Melbourne had the opportunity to present their case as finalists at the SVHA 2018 Innovation and Excellence Awards last night, at Marketplace, Melbourne. Congratulations to Karen-Leigh Edward on her nomination for the Catholic Identity and Mission and nursing practice case study. To Michelle Battye [...]

2019-02-07T01:27:36+00:00Hospital News, Staff Stories|