Surgical Services

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Multi-stay Surgical Unit

Our multi-stay surgical unit (MSSU) cares for elective surgery patients.

The diverse nature of the surgical specialties at Rockingham General Hospital ensures close liaison with all members of the multi-disciplinary health care team to deliver the highest quality of pre- and post-operative care.

The MSSU comprises single rooms, double shared rooms and four-bed rooms, all with ensuite facilities and in addition there are two negative pressure isolation rooms.

Surgical specialties

Our surgical specialties include:

  • ear, nose and throat
  • gastroenterology
  • general surgery
  • gynaecology/obstetrics
  • maxillofacial
  • ophthalmology
  • orthopaedics (including knee and hip replacements)
  • urology.

Operating Suite

The Operating Suite is made up of 3 areas:

  • operating theatres, holding bays, and a recovery area
  • hospital sterilisation supply unit
  • endoscopy procedural room and recovery area (located on the ground floor).

Elective surgery is scheduled during daytime hours from Monday to Friday, while emergency obstetric surgery is performed as required (in hours and out of hours).

Operating hours


We provide 24-hour care

Operating suite

Elective surgery from 7.30am – 5pm, Monday to Friday

Emergency obstetric cover is provided 24-hours a day

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