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North Shore Private delivers trailblazing technology
Apr 15, 2020
The first spine surgery in New South Wales to use cutting-edge technology that combines robotics with navigation has been successfully performed at North Shore Private Hospital at St Leonards.


The Paul Ramsay Foundation allocates first phase funding of $9 million to support the fight against COVID-19
Mar 22, 2020
The Paul Ramsay Foundation today announced $9 million in its first tranche of grants to support COVID-19-related scientific research and to support its existing grant partners should they face financial difficulty as a consequence of the pandemic.


Ramsay to remove 24 million plastic items per year
Jan 15, 2020
Ramsay Health Care has pledged to ban a range of single-use plastic items from its 72 Australian hospitals, day surgeries and clinics by World Environment Day in June 2020.


North Shore Private Hospital doctors feature on the cover of the North Shore Times/Mosman Daily
Sep 05, 2019
Neurosurgeon Dr Raymond Cook and Neurologist Dr Paul Silberstein feature on the cover of the North Shore Times/Mosman Daily in the story 'Brains trust: The north shore team taking the fight to Parkinson's disease'.


Free online news access for North Shore patients
Aug 30, 2019
Patients now have access to free online news during their stay at North Shore Private Hospital, as part of a new digital pilot program.


Stroke prevention device arrives at North Shore Private Hospital
Aug 27, 2019
North Shore Private was the second hospital in Australia to use a stroke prevention device called the Sentinel Cerebral Protection System (Sentinel CPS) during transcatheter aortic valve implantation (TAVI).


3D printed sternum
May 21, 2019
In a NSW first, a 3D printed sternum was recently implanted into a patient suffering a rare form of cancer. Dr Michael Harden, Cardiothoracic Surgeon at North Shore Private Hospital is one of only a handful of surgeons worldwide who have used this advanced technology utilising a custom made titanium prosthetic device.


TAVI: an innovative way to treat aortic stenosis
Apr 29, 2019
Aortic Stenosis
Valves of the heart open when the heart pumps to allow blood flow. The Aortic Valve controls the flow of blood as it exits the heart to be pumped around the rest of the body.


Vanessa Sammons Q and A
Mar 08, 2019
North Shore Private Hospital today celebrates International Women's Day - a global day celebrating the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women.


North Shore Private Hospital doctors achieve 500th Deep Brain Stimulation surgery milestone
Mar 06, 2019
Two doctors from North Shore Private Hospital in St Leonards, Neurosurgeon Dr Raymond Cook and Neurologist Dr Paul Silberstein, along with the Sydney DBS team, have just completed their 500th deep brain stimulation surgery at the hospital. This is a significant achievement and a first for NSW.