Surgical services at Wakefield Hospital
Bariatric surgery encompasses weight management, its causes, prevention and treatment. It includes dieting, exercise and behavioural therapy as well as pharmacotherapy and surgery.
Adelaide Obesity Surgery provides a comprehensive bariatric service onsite, and aim to be a step ahead in innovative weight loss surgery to deliver best possible outcomes for our patients. They are a highly-experienced, industry-leading private clinic and offer patients personalised service and support, with a holistic approach to health and well-being.
They are unique in that they offer a full bariatric team under the one roof. All the support and services that you need are available at one location. They offer Skype or phone consults for patients in remote access areas or where travel may be an issue.
Adelaide Obesity Surgery prides itself on having treated many thousands of obese patients, who have achieved great success in returning people to long term health and resolving associated medical conditions such as diabetes, high blood pressure, sleep apnoea, elevated cholesterol, hip and knee pain, and many others.
Tibbits ward is a surgical ward that cares for patients who have had bariatric surgery. Our team is committed to providing the highest standard of care for patients, and are supported by a large group of highly skilled surgeons and nursing staff.
Cardiology is the study and treatment of heart disorders. It involves treating all areas related to the heart and arteries, including tests, angioplasty and heart surgery.
Cardiac services are provided 24 hours a day 365 days a year. The hospital prides itself on providing a Cardiac Centre of Excellence unparalleled in the South Australian private sector, there when you need it – 24 hours a day.
Tibbits ward is a general surgical ward that is committed to providing the highest standard of clinical care, supported by a large group of highly skilled surgeons and nursing staff/ Tibbits Ward provides the following services:
- Colorectal surgery
- Hepatobilary surgery
- Laparoscopic general surgery
- Obesity/Bariatric surgery
- Ophthalmology (eye surgery)
- Oral & Maxillofacial surgery
- Otorhinolaryngology – Ear, nose & throat surgery
- Plastic & Reconstructive surgery
- Upper Gastrointestinal surgery
Kidd ward is one of South Australia’s largest providers of neurosurgical and spinal surgery specialising in all aspects of general neurosurgery and diseases of the central nervous system.
Our dedicated surgeons, specialised nursing staff and expert allied health team are here to support all aspects of your clinical care.
Areas of expertise include but are not limited to:
- Surgical and non surgical management of spinal
- degeneration, tumour, deformity
- Complex spinal surgery and spinal trauma
- Minimally invasive spinal surgery
- Vascular neurosurgery
- Brain tumours
- Deep brain stimulation
- Stroke services
Our team of Orthopaedics specialists at Calvary Wakefield Hospital are committed to providing patients with the highest quality care.
Our group of surgeons specializes in elective joint (hip, knee or shoulder) replacement surgery to help restore you to a higher quality of living with your new prosthetic joint.
Our orthopaedic staff in Davidson Ward specialise in all facets of orthopaedic surgery. Our staff are here to support you to achieve a speedy recovery and timely return to home. Along with the surgeons and our Physiotherapy team, we are committed to providing the highest level of orthopaedic treatment and care to all patients.