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Health alert: Novel coronavirus (COVID-19)

About us

Princess Alexandra Hospital is a tertiary health care centre, providing care in most major adult specialties. We are nationally recognised for our expertise in trauma management and organ transplants. We are one of Australia’s leading academic and research health centres.

Contact and location

Address: 
199 Ipswich Road, Woolloongabba - view on map
Phone: 
(07) 3176 2111
Visiting hours: 
To help prevent the spread of COVID-19 and to protect you, our patients and our staff, we are limiting the number of visitors to our hospital. Each patient may have one visit per day, with no more than two people per visit for a maximum visit up to two hours.

Latest news

Social distancing no barrier to care during coronavirus pandemic

Movement restrictions enforced throughout COVID-19 have had little impact on the PA Hospital Movement Disorders clinic with telehealth technology supporting patients with Parkinson’s Disease, tremors, dystonia and other movement disorders across the Sunshine State.

‘Waste not, want not’: Noel Matson talks hospital waste reduction on World Environment Day

Princess Alexandra Hospital has unveiled the latest major step in the battle to address waste in healthcare with the addition of a new food waste dehydrator which will convert thousands of kilograms of food waste into soil and save the hospital about $50,000 a year. 

World-first 3D-printed bone surgery a game changer

A new medical procedure involving 3D-printed bone pioneered by Princess Alexandra Hospital surgeon Dr Michael Wagels, has given traumatic brain injury patient Brodie Ellis a second chance at life.

World-first heart surgery performed at PA Hospital

A team of medical specialists at Princess Alexandra Hospital have successfully performed a world-first procedure combining open heart surgery and keyhole techniques to remove and replace a metallic heart valve that was rocking loose inside a patient’s heart with a new valve placed into the heart through a tube.