The gynaecology team provide a range of inpatient services and procedures for women, relating to period pain management, endometriosis, pelvic pain, pelvic floor concerns, prolapse and other gynaecological conditions.

What do we do?

We provide a range of inpatient services and procedures for women, relating to period pain management, endometriosis, pelvic pain, pelvic floor concerns, prolapse and other gynaecological conditions.

Who do we care for?

Women and adolescents with gynaecological conditions

What can you expect?

Our Obstetric Gynaecologists offer diagnoses of conditions, advice about condition management and treatment. 

Patients can access a range of gynaecological appointments for:

  • General Gynaecology
  • Uro-gynaecology/ Pelvic Organ Prolapse
  • Adolescent Gynaecology
  • Endoscopic Surgery
  • Colposcopy
  • Urgent referrals for Gynaecological Cancers
  • Advanced Endoscopic Surgery

How can you access this service?

A referral from your general practitioner is required to access the Obstetric Gynaecology clinic. 

In some instances, patients may be admitted to the hospital wards via the Emergency Department or from our specialist clinics.

For more information, please telephone 03 5320 4221 or call the gynaecology nurse specialist on 0428 863 773.

For health professionals

To obtain a routine appointment for your patient a referral must be faxed to Ballarat Health Services.
Fax referrals to: 03 5320 4097 or call the gynaecology nurse specialist on 0428 863 773.

Urgent cases must be discussed with the Gynaecology Registrar on-call on (03) 5320 4000. 

If you are a referring doctor/GP then please call to obtain appropriate prioritisation.  Please follow this call by faxing an urgent referral letter to FAX 03 5320 4882.

Please either order or attach relevant ultrasound or blood test results with the referral.

Gynaecology services are conducted on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday from the consulting suites at 3 West at the Base Hospital.

For more information please telephone 03 5320 4221 or call the gynaecology nurse specialist Jacinta Smith on 0428 863 773.

Ballarat Base Hospital

Location

1 Drummond Street North
Ballarat VIC 3350

Directions

Consulting Suites at 3 West

Phone

03 5320 4221

Opening Hours

Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Friday

Fax

03 5320 4097

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