The Surgery Program at Monash Health provides services in the areas of:
General surgery including:
- Upper GastrointestinalI/Hepato pancreatico biliary (Upper GI/HPB)
- Colorectal surgery
- Endocrine surgery
- Acute General Surgery
Ear, Nose & Throat (ENT) surgery including:
These services are provided at the Monash Medical Centre Clayton (MMC-C), Dandenong Hospital, Monash Medical Centre Moorabbin (MMC-M), Cranbourne Integrated Care Centre and Casey Hospital.
The units at the Surgery Program aim to provide safe, effective care consistent with college and national practice guidelines. This involves close communication with the local general practitioners and referring specialists.
If you are waiting for surgery within Monash Health, we may ask that you attend our pre-admission clinics where you will be assessed by a surgical team member and/or an anesthetist prior to your elective stay at the hospital. You will be provided with patient information, education regarding your procedure and access to other health professionals to provide a smooth transition when you leave the hospital after your surgical care.
Please ensure you bring all medication and x-rays to your preadmission clinics.