Lake Macquarie Private Hospital
Part of Ramsay Health Care

Media Releases

Emergency patient accidentally achieves major heart milestone at Lake Macquarie Private Hospital
Apr 24, 2019
A woman showing signs of heart attack has unintentionally become the 8,000th patient to undergo a bypass procedure at Lake Macquarie Private Hospital – coinciding with the lead-up to Heart Week 2019.

Alternative heart procedure offers hope to people with ‘time bomb’
Mar 21, 2018
A revolutionary technique providing an alternative to open heart surgery will reach a significant milestone at Lake Macquarie Private Hospital during March.

Hunter’s First Private Emergency Department Open to the Public on 30 March 2015
Apr 07, 2015
Lake Macquarie Private Hospital has opened the Hunter’s first Private Emergency Department providing the community with 24/7 access to private emergency care providing cardiac patients, cancer patients and the general community a private choice for emergency care and will be open to the public from Monday 30 March, 2015.

Danny Buderus Launches New Private Emergency Service
Sep 03, 2014
Lake Macquarie Private Hospital has today unveiled plans to launch the region's first private emergency department, providing the community with 24/7 access to private emergency care.

HCF Survey ranks Lake Macquarie Private Hospital in Top 10
Jul 01, 2014
11,000 HCF Members have ranked Lake Macquarie Private Hospital 9.5 out of 10, second out of the 100 hospitals surveyed, as a hospital that they would recommend to a friend or colleague based on their personal experience.

Comprehensive care at new Hunter Cancer Centre
Mar 01, 2014
Hunter people can now access a complete range of cancer care at Lake Macquarie's new Hunter Cancer Centre.

New Stem Cell Technique Offers Hope
Feb 10, 2014
There is now good evidence that autologous stem cells (from the patient's own body), may be of use in the treatment of chronic leg ulcers.

Revolutionary heart procedure gives new hope
Feb 03, 2014
Life-saving procedures will be performed on patients who previously would not have been candidates for heart surgery when Lake Macquarie Private Hospital introduces revolutionary new technology next month.

Lake Macquarie in a regional first
Oct 02, 2013
In August, Lake Macquarie Private Cardiothoracic Surgeon, Dr Peng Seah, assisted by Associate Professor Duncan Thomson, performed the first Minimally Invasive Mitral Valve Repair (MIMVR) operation in regional NSW.

New developments for Lake Macquarie Private
Oct 02, 2013
A $7.6 million redevelopment at Lake Macquarie Private Hospital was approved by The Ramsay Board in August 2013.