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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
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.
North Shore Private launches newly renovated birthing suites
Feb 01, 2019
North Shore Private hospital’s newly renovated birthing suites official launch event was held on 31st January 2019 with special guests including Sydney Roosters halfback Cooper Cronk and Fox Sports presenter Tara Rushton.
Deep Brain Stimulation Support Group to be hosted at North Shore Private Hospital
Nov 29, 2018
North Shore Private Hospital are hosting a Deep Brain Stimulation Support Group on Friday 15 February 2019 at 10.30am. Those that have had DBS surgery as well as those considering DBS or require more information are very welcome.
Dr Richard Boyle - A Current Affair
Nov 12, 2018
“Life is not always straightforward.”
For a 14-year-old boy, it’s a lesson learnt perhaps a little too soon.
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With courtesy of 9news
New minimally invasive cardiothoracic surgery at North Shore Private Hospital
Oct 08, 2018
Dr Levi Bassin, cardiothoracic surgeon at North Shore Private Hospital is using a new minimally invasive technique to treat cardiac patients at the hospital. The new technique (“mini mitral valve”) is a new development in the approach for mitral valve surgery, and is less invasive when compared to traditional open heart surgery.
Northern Pain Centre and Arthritis New South Wales
Jul 25, 2018
This month at North Shore Private Hospital we are very pleased to be hosting a free event for people suffering with knee pain from osteoarthritis.
Preparing patients with Parkinson’s Disease for surgery by Dr Paul Siberstein
May 31, 2018
I am often asked by my patients with Parkinson’s disease (PD) who have upcoming elective surgery as to whether there is anything that their treating surgical teams need to take into particular consideration given the presence of their PD.