Mildura Base Hospital
Part of Ramsay Health Care

Specialists

Mildura Base Hospital provides an extensive medical service to the surrounding community of approximately 60,000 people. Provision of these services is co-ordinated by the Director of Medical Services, Medical Administrator and the HMO Manager.

Click here to view our online VMO/Staff Consultant list.

THE VISITING MEDICAL OFFICERS INCLUDE:

  • Physicians: There are staff consultant physicians and VMO physicians. While they practice as General Physicians, each has a special interest in Cardiology, Nephrology, Oncology and Gastroenterology.

  • Anaesthesia: The theatres are serviced by staff anaesthetists who also provide pain management and ICU management services.

  • Surgery: There is one staff consultant general surgeon and VMO general surgeons who perform a full range of both elective and emergency surgical procedures and include special interest areas such as vascular, colorectal, breast and upper GI.

  • Urology: The hospital is serviced by four visiting Urologists.

  • Oral/Facial Maxilliary: There are three visiting consultants for this speciality.

  • Dermatology: There is one fully qualified Dermatologists.

  • ENT Surgery: There is one staff ENT Surgeon and one specialist VMO ENT Surgeon.

  • Obstetrics & Gynaecology: There are 3 VMO Obstetricians and Gynaecologists and almost two staff Obstetricians and Gynaecologists.

  • Opthalmology: There is one VMO Ophthalmologist.

  • Paediatrics: There are almost three qualified staff paediatricians. While they practice as general paediatricians, each as a special interest in endocrine disorders and behavioural disorders.

  • Orthopaedics: There is one staff Orthopaedic Surgeon and one Orthopaedic Surgeon providing elective and emergency services.

  • Pathology: There are pathology services on-site.

  • Radiology: A wide range of both investigative and some invasive radiology is carried out.

MEDICAL / DIAGNOSTIC SERVICES

  • Medical Imaging: Imaging services are provided by Sunraysia Medical Imaging both in Healthscope Court, and with an on-site Unit at Mildura Base Hospital. Teleradiological advancements allow radiographs to be viewed after hours by experts based in Melbourne, and relayed to Mildura within a very short timeframe.

  • Pathology: Clinical Laboratories provides a comprehensive service to local clinicians, with an on-site facility enhanced by the ability to provide on-line results within 8 minutes of processing by pathologists and microbiologists.