Sydney Adventist Hospital

Sydney Adventist Hospital

Sydney Adventist Hospital, known as the San, is a not-for-profit Christian hospital that has been caring for the community’s health needs for more than 100 years.

Located in the leafy northern suburbs of Sydney, the San has more than 400 beds and is one of the largest and most comprehensive private hospitals in Australia.

The San has a long-standing reputation for excellence in health and medical care and offers a broad range of acute medical and surgical services in state-of-the-art, 5-star facilities.

The hospital is widely recognised across a number of specialties including: Cardiac, Orthopaedics, Maternity and Women’s Health, Urology and Cancer services, and also has a comprehensive range of diagnostic, outpatient, support and wellness services.

Our philosophy of health care is based around providing care for the whole person – physical, mental and spiritual, in an Adventist Christian Healthcare environment. We are renowned for the special type of compassionate care provided to our patients.

Each year the Hospital’s 2000 staff and 500 accredited medical practitioners care for more than 40,000 inpatients and almost 170,000 outpatients.

Hospital Services and Facilities:

The San’s comprehensive range of acute healthcare services include:
• Surgical, Medical, Maternity, Paediatrics, Intensive and Coronary Care
• 24 hour/7 day Emergency Care Services.
• Day Surgery
• Renal Dialysis

Key Services include:
Cardiac CareThe San was the first private Hospital in Australia to offer a fully integrated cardiac surgery and catheterisation program. SAH cardiac services include: cardiac surgery, 24/7 emergency stenting and angiography, chest pain hotline, cardiac rehabilitation and Zipper & Stent. support club.

Maternity and Women’s HealthDelivering over 2000 babies each year, the Maternity Unit offers 5-star ensuite rooms and spa delivery suites; Special Care and Well-baby nurseries; pre and post natal education and exercise classes; as well as a Lactation specialist and specialised ultrasound services. The San also offers a range of women’s Health services including Breast surgery and Gynaecology.

Cancer ServicesThe San provides a comprehensive program of cancer services: acute surgical services, chemotherapy and palliative care, radiation therapy, as well as a Day Chemotherapy Unit and Cancer Support Centre.

UrologyA full range of surgical and medical urology services for both men and women are offered at the hospital, including lithotripsy and laser treatment.

OrthopaedicsAn excellent orthopaedic program covers: surgical, medical, physiotherapy and rehabilitative services.

General Surgical & MedicalThe San offers a range of general surgery and medical services.

Diagnostic Services
Our comprehensive state of the art diagnostic services for inpatients and outpatients include: Radiology, Pathology, Ultrasound for Women and Nuclear Medicine.

Health, Wellness & Support Services
The San also offers:
- Preventative and Rehabilitative health services
- Physiotherapy, including Hydrotherapy
- Dietician Services
- Personal Training
- Wound Care Clinic
- Diabetes Education
- Pharmacy
- On-site family medical and dental centre

Sydney Adventist Hospital is serviced by a number of transport options, including buses and trains. It is located approximately 25 kilometres north of Sydney’s CBD on almost 100 acres of garden and bushland.

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