Pindara Private Hospital
Part of Ramsay Health Care

Media Releases

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”).


Pindara ENT Starts New Phase in Search for a cure for Spinal Injury
Jan 24, 2018
Dr Brent McMonagle, ENT specialist at Pindara Private Hospital has started work on the new phase of the Olfactory Cell Transplantation Project (OCT) – a study aimed at finding a cure for spinal injury and paralysis.


Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation treatment at The Southport Private Hospital
Jan 24, 2018
In any given year, more than one million Australians will suffer a crippling episode of depression, and approximately one third will be have a severe depressive illness that is ‘treatment resistant’, meaning their illness does not improve with a trial of at least one anti-depressant medication.