Pindara Private Hospital
Part of Ramsay Health Care

Media Releases

New clincal trials unit opens at Pindara
May 10, 2018
A new Clinical Trials Unit has been established at Pindara Private Hospital. This research focused unit will form part of the Pindara Day Infusion Clinic, with initial trials set to focus on the areas of Oncology and Haematology.


Scalp cooling caps helping cancer patients at Pindara
May 01, 2018
Pindara Private Hospital and Medibank are working together to support patients undergoing chemotherapy with scalp cooling treatment, in an effort to prevent hair loss. Hair loss can be a distressing side effect of chemotherapy, particularly for breast cancer treatment, taking a toll on a patient’s mental health.


Pindara Emergency Department 1 Year Anniversary
Apr 10, 2018
It has been just over one year since the new Pindara Emergency Department opened its doors to the Gold Coast community, and we thought it would be fun to share with you some of the interesting facts and figures of the ED throughout its first year!


Pindara Private Hospital during the Commonwealth Games
Mar 22, 2018
Pindara Private Hospital is proud to be serving the Gold Coast community and visitors during the Commonwealth Games. The Hospital will continue to operate as usual during this time, offering a full suite of specialist services including a 24/7 Emergency Department. Pindara’s Benowa location, in the heart of the Gold Coast, is just minutes from popular holiday destinations such as Surfers Paradise and Broadbeach. It is easily accessible by main roads with easy access from all the major arterial roads of M1, Gold Coast Highway and Bundall Road. Our central location to many of the Commonwealth Games venues offers extra convenience for visitors here for the Games or other major events.


Minimally-Invasive Glaucoma Surgery
Mar 14, 2018
Glaucoma
Glaucoma is a disease of the eye where vision is lost due to damage to the optic nerve, usually as a result of high pressure inside the eye - intraocular pressure (IOP). It is estimated to affect 2.3% of the Australian population aged 55 years and over, and remains the second leading cause of blindness worldwide.


New renal unit now open at Pindara Private Hospital
Mar 07, 2018
Pindara’s new Renal Unit is now open.


Doomsday: Sudden Cardiac Death
Mar 07, 2018
“Write it on your heart that every day is the best day in the year. No man has learned anything rightly, until he knows that every day is Doomsday.”
Ralph Waldo Emerson, 1803-1882


No Health Without Mental Health
Mar 07, 2018
The World Health Organisation (WHO) slogan - No Health Without Mental Health reiterated the definition of ‘health’ as a state of complete physical, mental and social wellbeing, and not merely the absence of disease or infirmity.


Endometriosis: A Real Pain
Mar 07, 2018
Endometriosis is a common gynaecological disease, affecting one in ten Australian women


New technology takes aim at Pindara Private Hospital
Jan 25, 2018
Pindara Private Hospital is the first private hospital on the Gold Coast to purchase new, ground-breaking visualisation technology to be used in minimally invasive procedures (laparoscopic surgery, also known as “key-hole surgery”).