Visitors are able to attend our facilities in Metro South Health. Please refer to the visiting restrictions for more information.
If you are booked in for an operation, you may be asked to attend a pre-admission clinic one to two weeks prior to your operation.
The pre-admission clinic will do a thorough assessment of your health and your current and past medical history. You will also be given information about what to expect up to and following your surgery.
You will need to bring:
You can expect to see a range of health professionals at your pre-admission clinic appointment including:
Don’t be afraid to ask any of these staff questions relating to your operation or your recovery. They are here to help and will be happy to talk to you about any aspect of your treatment.
If you are unable to attend your appointment for any reason, please contact us as soon as possible on the number printed on the front of your appointment letter. If you do not arrive for your appointment, you may be taken off the waiting list for the surgery/procedure if you do not advise our booking office.
Please contact the main hospital phone number or the clinic if you have recently changed your address or contact details.