Anaesthesia, Peri-operative Medicine and Pain Management

Anaesthesia and Acute Pain Management

18 full-time anaesthetists, three part-time anaesthetists, 27 visiting anaesthetists, 15 registrars in training and 3 support staff, currently staff the Department of Anaesthesia and Pain Management. We provide anaesthesia services for all elective and emergency surgery at University Hospita...

Peri-operative Service

What is the Peri-operative Service? Streamlines the process for elective surgery admissions, for all patients. Assesses how good a patient's health is prior to their surgery and if neccessary organises appointments with other specialists, further tests and investigations (including cardio-resp...

Preadmission Service

The Preadmission Service prepares patients for their admission for elective surgery. It aims to ensure patients are admitted in the best possible state of health, with all tests completed prior to admission to hospital.Our main office is located within the Outpatients Department (OPD), Bellerine C...

Traditional Owners

We, Barwon Health, acknowledge the Traditional Owners of the land, the Wadawurrung people of the Kulin Nation. We pay our respects to the Elders both past and present.