St John of God Hospital is Dr Pat's preferred hospital for the birth of your baby as well as for most patients requiring surgery. Within the brand new maternity section of the hospital all birth suites and bedrooms are private with some double beds available to enable your partner to stay with you. Rooms have an ensuite and baby bath facilities and there is an accredited Level 2 special care nursery.
For surgical patients, St John's provides expert, compassionate care.
For more information about St John of God's maternity service CLICK HERE
Ballarat Base Hospital
Dr Pat is able to see private patients who have limited insurance cover at the Ballarat Base Hospital. The hospital has five birthing suites and a Level 2 Special Care Nursery. Private patients are allocated private or shared rooms depending on availability and health insurance cover.
If you would like to familiarise yourself with the maternity unit, ward tours are run on the first Sunday of the month between 2-2.30pm. For more information about Ballarat Base Hospital service CLICK HERE
Ballarat Day Procedure Centre
For procedures that require general anaesthesia but don't necessarily need an overnight hospital stay, Dr Pat can see you at the Ballarat Day Procedure Centre. The centre is a custom built facility with quality nursing and administration staff and is conveniently located in Howitt Street Ballarat. For more information visit the Centre's WEBSITE