Leadership

  • Dr Julie Lamont (Co-Director)
  • Dr Sze Wey Lee (Co-Director)
  • Dr Suba Rudolph (Deputy Director)
  • Dr Anton Harding (Deputy Director)
  • Dr Samantha Hargreaves
  • Dr Rachel Ryan
  • Dr Alon Talmor
  • Dr Bronwen Eldridge
  • Dr John Mills

Highlights

Obstetrics

  • Epworth is one of the largest obstetric services in the public sector, giving us the scale required to deliver high quality care
  • The introduction of High Flow Oxygen into the Special Care Nursery to avoid unnecessary neonate transfers out

Gynaecology

  • A significant proportion of IVF procedures in Victoria are performed at Epworth Hawthorn
  • Gynaecological oncological surgery is performed at both Epworth Freemasons and Epworth Eastern
  • Robotic gynaecological surgery is performed at Epworth Freemasons and Epworth Eastern
  • The majority of Victoria's IVF specialists consult in Epworth facilities. Many of these doctors are "sub-specialists"

Activity

FY 2021

 

 

Services

Admissions

Bed days

Gynaecology/Obstetrics

21,096

38,812

Condition treated

Gynaecology

  • Endometriosis
  • Fibroids
  • Gynaecological oncology, pre-cancers and cancer
  • Menstrual problems
  • Prolapse, uro-gynaecology and urinary incontinence
  • Reproductive endrocrinology, infertility