87 Station Road Foster, Victoria, 3960
Visiting hours 10am-12 noon and 2pm - 8pm each day.

Surgical Services

South Gippsland Hospital has a fully equipped operating room, post-anaesthetic care and a central sterilising supply department (CSSD). The theatre suite carries out approximately 600 procedures per year.

Visiting and local surgeons and anaesthetists provide services on a regular basis. Service provision includes:

General Surgery
Obstetrics and Gynaecology
Urology and Gastroenterology (Endoscopy)

Operating sessions are scheduled five times per fortnight with on-call staff available for after-hours emergency caesarean section procedures. A surgical pre-admission clinic is provided once a week.

The CSSD processes reusable sterile stock for departments throughout the hospital and community health.