Peninsula Private Hospital
Part of Ramsay Health Care

Orthopaedic Services

Peninsula Private Hospital is an advanced private hospital in Frankston, the largest and most modern private hospital on the Mornington Peninsula and surrounding region, leading the way in orthopaedic and sports injury surgery and offering world class care, close to home,

Our outstanding reputation as one of the finest private hospitals in the area is based on our first class care and service delivered in a state of the art, modern environment. Our services are available to private health insured, self funded (uninsured), TAC and Workcover patients. We are a proud Tier 1 provider of hospital services to the Veteran community and a contracted provider of health services for the Australian Defence Force.

Ideally located just off the Cranbourne Road exit of the Peninsula Link Freeway and in close proximity to major freeways and arterial roads, we provided an extensive range of services that are readily accessible for both the local community and as a referral centre, for those living on the Mornington Peninsula, South East Melbourne and West Gippsland regions.

We offer personalised, responsive and compassionate care, delivering excellence and peace of mind, when you need it most. Our state of the art facilities include an Intensive Care Unit, 6 technologically advanced theatres, onsite specialist medical consulting, pathology, radiology and allied health services. Our 24/7 around the clock access to operating theatres, together with anaesthetist and medical cover provide reassurance of extra support, should the need arise.

Our Orthopaedic Surgery Service

Peninsula Private Hospital specialises in providing comprehensive, multidisciplinary care for private patients undergoing a full range of orthopaedic procedures, including:

  • Joint Replacement (Hip & Knee)
  • Arthroscopy (Knee & Shoulder)
  • Upper Limb Surgery (Shoulder, Elbow and Wrist)
  • Foot & Ankle Surgery
  • Spine Surgery

Most patients will have a pre operative assessment with ongoing care management during hospitalisation to ensure all discharge needs are met.

Our Facilities

You can be assured that our equipment and facilities are at the forefront of medical technology and practice.

Our Intensive Care Unit is staffed by specialist intensivists and nurses, supported by on-call physicians, to care for patients who require intensive observation, treatment and nursing care post surgery.

Our spacious and comfortable rooms are purpose are designed for recovering after total hip and knee surgery and fitted with integrated decor, flat screen TVs and access to Foxtel TV channels and Wifi.

The hospital features 6 operating theatres equipped with the latest technology to assist surgeons perform state of the art orthopaedic procedures.

A diagnostic imaging service is located onsite, encompassing a range of modalities, from plain x-rays to CT & MRI scanning (from August 2013)

Our Surgeons

Most patients and their families prefer to access healthcare services, close to home. That is why all of our orthopaedic surgeons are accredited to operate regularly at Peninsula Private Hospital, and also offer the convenience of onsite or local consulting, with direct onsite access to radiology and pathology.

To access our orthopaedic service, make an appointment to see you GP to discuss your symptoms. They will determine if a specialist referral is required, and can organise a referral to one of our accredited orthopaedic surgeons. Once you have your referral, please contact the orthopaedic surgeon you have been referred, to make an appointment.

All of our surgeons are accredited to operate regularly at Peninsula Private Hospital and also offer the convenience of onsite or local consulting.

  • Mr Gerard BOURKE (Orthopaedic - Knee, Foot & Ankle)

    Peninsula Private Hospital Suite 6, 525 McClelland Drive FRANKSTON
    Phone: (03) 9776 7100

  • Mr Peter BRYDON (Orthopaedic - Hip & Knee)

    11 Hastings Road FRANKSTON
    Phone: (03) 9770 0419

  • Mr John CHOI (Orthopaedic - Spine & Hip)*

    11 Hastings Road FRANKSTON
    Phone: 03 9781 3465

  • Mr Dominic HANNAN (Orthopaedic – Hip & Knee)*

    Peninsula Private Hospital Suite 3,
    525 McClelland Drive FRANKSTON
    Phone: 03 9789 8155

  • Mr Justin HUNT (Orthopaedic - Hip, Knee & Shoulder)*

    Peninsula Private Hospital Suite 3, 525 McClelland Drive FRANKSTON
    Phone: (03) 9421 6199

  • Mr Michael KNIGHT (Orthopaedic - Spine & Hip)

    Peninsula Private Hospital Suite 6, 525 McClelland Drive FRANKSTON
    Phone: 0448 844 244

  • Ms Emily KONG (Orthopaedic & Spine - Paediatric)*

    Peninsula Private Hospital Suite 6, 525 McClelland Road FRANKSTON
    Phone: 0448 844 244

  • Mr Richard LARGE (Orthopaedic – Upper Limb)*

    Peninsula Private Hospital Suite 3, 525 McClelland Drive FRANKSTON
    Phone: (03) 5976 0820

  • Mr Theo PARTSALIS (Orthopaedic - Hip & Knee)*

    Peninsula Private Hospital Suite 3, 525 McClelland Drive FRANKSTON
    Phone: (03) 9789 3405

  • Mr John REHFISCH (Orthopaedic- Hip & Knee)

    11 Hastings Road FRANKSTON
    Phone: (03) 9783 3277

  • Mr Keith WINTERS (Orthopaedic - Knee, Foot & Ankle)*

    Peninsula Private Hospital Suite 6, 525 McClelland Drive FRANKSTON
    Phone: (03) 9598 0691

  • Mr Reinhardt WUTTKE (Orthopaedic - Hip & Knee)

    11 Hastings Road FRANKSTON
    Phone: (03) 9781 3533

  • Mr Ian YOUNG (Orthopaedic – Hip, Knee & Shoulder)

    Peninsula Private Hospital Suite 3, 525 McClelland Drive FRANKSTON
    Phone: (03) 9789 7584

* newly accredited

Spinal Surgery at Peninsula Private Hospital

Peninsula Private Hospital is the only private hospital on the Mornington Peninsula offering a one-stop spine surgery service. This ensures that our surrounding communities have fast and easy access to locally consulting specialists, state of the art imaging and the latest surgical procedures close to home, without the need to travel into Melbourne.

  • Prof Richard BITTAR (Neurosurgery & Spine Surgeon)

    Level 3/Suite 1
    24-28 Frankston-Flinders Road
    FRANKSTON
    Phone : 1300 773 247
    Website : www.precisionneurosurgery.com.au

  • Mr John CHOI (Orthopaedic & Spine Surgeon)

    11 Hastings Road
    FRANKSTON
    also in Mornington
    Phone : 03 9781 3465
    Website : www.spineortho.com.au

  • Mr Michael KNIGHT (Orthopaedic & Spine Surgeon)

    Suite 6, Peninsula Private Hospital
    525 McClelland Road
    FRANKSTON
    Phone : 0448 844 244
    Website : www.baysidespine.com.au

  • Ms Emily KONG (Orthopaedic & Spine Surgeon (Paediatric))

    Suite 6, Peninsula Private Hospital
    525 McClelland Road
    FRANKSTON
    Phone : 0448 844 244
    Website : www.baysidespine.com.au

Allied Health

Our orthopaedic surgeons and nursing staff work closely with our onsite accredited physiotherapists and allied health professionals who provide physiotherapy care. For patients going home directly, outpatient physiotherapy and/or occupational therapy referrals are arranged.

Rehabilitation

The discharge destination for patients is determined through consultation with their surgeon.

Parking & Getting here

Parking is available onsite in our visitor car park, accessed via the McClelland Road entrance to the hospital (Melway Ref Map 103 D6). Peninsula Private Hospital is well serviced by public transport. The From the Frankston Transport Hub (station), bus route 790 (Cranbourne West) services the bus stops located right in front of the hospital on the corner of McClelland Dr/Cranbourne Rd. Further information about getting here via public transport is located at www.metlinkmelbourne.com.au. Reception is able to book a taxi if required, and a telephone is located in the main foyer for your convenience.

Contact Us

Peninsula Private Hospital
525 McClelland Drive
FRANKSTON VIC 3199
Phone: (03) 9788 3466
Fax: (03) 9789 4124


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