St Vincent's Private Hospital Melbourne Blog-

We’re Accredited!

This week has been a big week for all of us with hospital accreditation. Over the past few months, we have been preparing meticulously for the accreditation. The verbal summation has just been delivered by the Chief surveyor and the recommendation to ACHS is that we comply with all the [...]

2019-02-07T21:55:54+00:00Hospital News, Staff Stories|

Urinary Incontinence: Symptoms and How to Manage

Urinary incontinence (the accidental leakage of urine) is a common problem affecting up to 1 in 4 women during their lifetime. It has the potential to impact all spheres of a woman’s life – physical, emotional, sexual and social. Many women simply put up with their symptoms, incorrectly assuming that [...]

2019-02-07T23:20:33+00:00Women's health|

Looking after your breasts

When we talk about “breast health” it is almost always in reference to breast cancer, specifically, the issues of Risk Reduction and Early Detection. Breast cancer and oncoplastic surgeon, Dr Jane O'Brien, shares some advice on how to look after your breast. Breast Cancer: Risk Reduction How can an individual woman [...]

2019-02-07T23:35:10+00:00Maternity, Women's health|

Date with a Doctor: DR Sarah Gutman

As some of you may already know, Date with a Doctor is a series on the blog where I chat with doctors and surgeons from different specialties about what they do, common questions they are asked and what’s new within their specialty. In this series of Date with a Doctor, [...]

2019-02-08T00:53:09+00:00Specialist Stories|