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  • Let's chat about kidney disease
  • 22 December 2016
  • 22 December 2016 Listen to Epworth Nephrologist Dr Sid Rajakumar talk about kidney disease, dialysis and Epworth Eastern's new renal dialysis unit during SEN radio's Monthly Medical segment. For enquiries about Epworth Eastern’s renal dialysis

  • Life is not a dress rehearsal
  • 22 December 2016
  • 22 December 2016 Annie Phelan urges all women and men to make the time to get a cancer screening test A patron of the Lancefield/Macedon Ranges Relay For Life, Annie, 68 (pictured right), has long been vigilant about skin and breast che

  • Season's Greetings and holiday opening hours
  • 19 December 2016
  • 19 December 2016 We warmly wish everyone a healthy and happy holiday period.  For patients and their families who find themselves staying in hospital over the holiday period, we’ll do our best at Epworth to ensure you share the season'

  • Spinal surgery in Geelong a first
  • 13 December 2016
  • 13 December 2016 Woman's prolapsed disc repaired in a neurological first A local Armstrong Creek woman's prolapsed disc has been repaired in a neurological first for the Geelong region.  Neurosurgeon Girish Nair inserted a s

  • A personal story: Prof Feller saved by organ donation
  • 13 December 2016
  • 13 December 2016 Orthopaedic surgeon and Epworth professor saved thanks to kidney donation from life-long friend  Prof Julian Feller​ helps rescue many big-name sporting careers. Now his own life has been saved by a long-time mate, writes The

  • Ron Sultana talks about medical emergencies
  • 08 December 2016
  • 8 December 2016 Associate Professor Ron Sultana was interviewed​ by SEN radio’s Afternoons with Andy Maher, as part of the radio station’s monthly segment on health. Listen to the interview​. Ron described how medical emergencies are diffe

  • Ministers formally open SWRCC in Warrnambool
  • 02 December 2016
  • 2 December 2016 Today the communities of South West Victoria celebrated the formal opening of the South West Regional Cancer Centre (SWRCC) It's a dream come true for local hero Vicki Jellie and Peter’s Project who fundraised for year

  • Important advice regarding thunderstorm asthma
  • 02 December 2016
  • 2 December 2016 Victorian Ambulance Service chief has advised people suffering from respiratory conditions (such as those in last week’s thunderstorm asthma emergency) should not wait for ambulances if they have an alternate way of getting to

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