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Helping Australians Keep Weight Off

Endocrinologist Professor Katherine Samaras has worked with Michelle Bridges on her latest project, all about helping Australians keep weight off.

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New scanning technology to ‘revolutionise’ back surgery

Dr Timothy Steel discusses the new Ziehm Intra-operative CT here at St Vincent’s Private and how it will be used in back surgery.

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St Vincent's Hospital intervenes to cut opioid prescriptions given to patients on discharge

St Vincent's Hospital intervenes to cut opioid prescriptions given to patients on discharge

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Dr Richard Parkinson discusses ‘Beating Back Pain’

On Today Extra Dr Richard Parkinson discusses ‘Beating Back Pain’.

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One woman's weight loss journey

A/Prof Doug Fenton-Lee speaks on the ABC Nightlife program, 'Facing obesity surgery-the process and the outcome'.

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New research reveals an alarming number of women still don’t know the terrible truth about breast cancer

A/Prof Elgene Lim, Medical Oncologist, talks about metastatic breast cancer research with our colleagues at Garvan Institute of Medical Research

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The Camo-Wearing Surgeon Ravi Huilgol

A/Prof Ravi Huilgol, Vascular Surgeon at St Vincent’s Private Hospital Sydney is profiled by National Geographic Australia in the show Miracle Hospital. Here is a short video where Ravi shares why he became a vascular surgeon and what he likes about his demanding job on the St Vincents Campus.

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The hands-on heart surgeon, Paul Jansz

Dr Paul Janz , Cardiothoracic Surgeon on the St Vincent’s campus discusses why he became a surgeon and the great team environment he works in.

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How do you fix a crumbling spine

Dr Mark Winder, Neurosurgeon and Spine Surgeon on the St Vincent’s Sydney campus discusses new software available to plan spinal surgery.

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Australian Community Funds Significant 10 Year Research Funding for Brightest Stars in Breast Cancer Research

We are so excited to announce that Associate Professor Elgene Lim is one of two Endowed Chair Program Awardees for The National Breast Cancer Foundation 10 Year Research Funding for Brightest Stars in Breast Cancer Research. The New Endowed Chairs Program Keeps Emerging Talent in Australia to Achie

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The Year in Review - Summary of Major Achievements & Highlights for 2015-2016

St Vincent’s Private had a very successful year in 2015-2016, continuing the mission of the Sisters of Charity, the healing ministry of Jesus. We demonstrated our commitment to the mission by successfully caring for 24,174 patients, performing 20,464 surgical/interventional procedures and utilising

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The Open Dialogue approach to mental health care

On Wednesday 16th November 2016, five members of the Advisory Board of the Centre for Family-Based Mental Health Care at the tSt. Vincent’s Hospitals Sydney campus gave a talk on the person and family-centred mental health intervention “Open Dialogue”.

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Fight for his life - John O'Brien story

Professor Stricker outlines brachytherapy as a treatment for prostate cancer.

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Thinking outside the site

Our redevelopment of our hospital is well under way.

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SVPHS Director of Nursing Jose Aguilera (right) with guests at the redesignation ceremony.

Magnet Redesignation
PH News
04 May 2016

St Vincent’s Private Hospital Sydney has again been recognised for delivering excellent patient outcomes by being redesignated a Magnet hospital.

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Victoria Street Road Closure
14 January 2016

Partial closure of Victoria Street in front of the St Vincent’s Private Hospital Sydney and St Vincent’s Clinic will occur this Sunday 17th January 2016 between 6:00am and 10:00pm (0600-2200). This closure has been approved by local and state authorities and is required for the installation of the t

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A new, less-invasive procedure for getting rid of prostate cancer being performed at St Vincent's Hospital by Professor Phillip Stricker. Photo: Steven Siewert

Prostate cancer patients zapped with electricity in new treatment
Harriet Alexander - The Sydney Morning Herald
18 November 2015

Professor Stricker, St Vincent’s Private Hospital Sydney is the first to publish his results on cancer outcomes using the nanoknife with a study in Prostate Cancer and Prostatic Diseases, demonstrating that in a study of 25 patients, in 76 per cent of cases the cancer had not returned after eight mo

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New laser treatment takes aim at prostate enlargement
ninemsn - 9NEWS
19 October 2015

Dr Raji Kooner showcases the new Lumenis ® Pulse T M120H laser - Holmium Laser Enucleation of the Prostate (HoLEP)

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Aprroval for new wing at hospital
Wentworth Courier
23 September 2015

ST VINCENT’S Private Hospital is free to begin construction on its new $95 million east wing project, after the state government awarded planning approval.

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The Friends of St Vincent’s Private Hospital Sydney Supporter Reception
20 August 2015

The Friends of St Vincent’s Private Hospital Sydney Supporter Reception is an annual event to celebrate the Friends of the Private Hospital and their generous support.

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Our very own nurse Ciara Rafferty is an entrant in the Rose of Tralee
IRISHEcho
08 August 2015

The Rose of Tralee festival is held annually in August in Tralee, County Kerry, to choose a young woman to be crowned the Rose

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Miniature artificial heart only as big as a battery set for trials in Australian patients
Lisa Mayoh - The Daily Telegraph
05 July 2015

An artificial heart the size of a small battery will be implanted in a patient for the first time in Australia. Paul Jansz was one of the first Australian surgeons to replace a valve in a beating heart — now the St Vincent’s specialist will soon implant a new miniaturised artificial heart.

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New technology promises to help post-surgery aneurysm sufferers
9News
14 May 2015

Associate Professor Ravi Huilgol, a vascular surgeon at St Vincent’s Private Hospital Sydney and St Vincent’s Hospital Sydney explains how a new technology helps post-surgery aneurysm sufferers.

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