We offer a comprehensive range of paediatric surgical, medical and clinical services. Our family-centred care ensures that infants, children and adolescents receive the highest standard of private care.
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At Cabrini we offer a comprehensive range of paediatric surgical, medical and clinical services. Our highly experienced specialists provide a friendly and family-centred care to infants, children and adolescents across a range of specialties including:
In addition, we also provide specialist clinics to treat a range of conditions in infants, children and teenagers. We also offer emergency services at our Cabrini Malvern Emergency Department.
Below is a comprehensive list of our paediatricians and paediatric surgeons. Alternatively, you can also visit the Find a Doctor directory to find a suitable specialist.
General and Urological
The Cabrini paediatric ward provides a friendly and family-centred care for infants, children and adolescents who have a range of medical and surgical conditions. The ward is an 18 bed, autism-friendly inpatient unit located at Cabrini Malvern offering ten overnight and eight day beds.
Our team of expert paediatricians and paediatric surgeons are supported by an experienced team of paediatric nurses and allied healthcare professionals to ensure the highest standard of private paediatric care.
For patients staying overnight, up to two people may visit at any one time. Visiting hours are from 10 am – 12 pm and 2 pm to 8 pm, however parents may visit at any time.
Day patients – to adhere to social distancing guidelines only one parent/carer can be present in the day room with a patient at any one time.
For more information about visiting our hospitals and facilities, please see our information for visitors.
We also offer a range of specialist orthopaedic and travel immunisation services to babies, children and their families. These clinics are all located at the Cabrini Mother and Baby Centre on Level 2 at Cabrini Malvern.
The Paediatric Pre-Admission Clinic provides you and your child with information required for same day and overnight admissions. It also provides an opportunity for the healthcare team to gain information about any specific needs of your child, commence an individual plan of care prior to their admission and to inform you of any specific requirements that are needed prior to their discharge.
You will receive a phone call from the Pre-Admission Clinic Nurse 24-72 hours prior to admission. We will discuss the admission date and time, if your child is required to fast and when to start fasting, your child’s current health and medical history, including any allergies, and any other issues of concern.
If your child has been booked for admission with short notice you may not receive a pre-admission phone call but the information will be given to you on arrival.
The Cabrini Hip Dysplasia Clinic offers a unique ‘one stop’ multidisciplinary approach to assessing and managing hip dysplasia in babies.
Babies can be assessed clinically, imaged by ultrasound and bracing treatment can commence (if required) all in the initial appointment. Review appointments are also held at the same clinic ensuring convenient access to all members of our team.
For further information and appointments please call (03) 9322 3360.
The Cabrini Scoliosis and Paediatric Spinal Service provides a holistic approach to the assessment, management and treatment of children and young adults with scoliosis. Our highly experienced clinicians are leaders in scoliosis care and deliver the most up-to-date advice, information and treatment.
For further information and appointments please call 0421 361 444.
The Family Immunisation and Travel Specialists (FITS) is a family-oriented travel and immunisation specialist clinic. The clinic brings together highly experienced children and family doctors and nursing professionals to enable the provision of expert travel medicine and immunisation care to families and children.
The clinic operates four times a month on Mondays and Thursdays.
For appointments please call (03) 9508 6000 or email to email@example.com.
We have prepared an extensive series of children’s patient information sheets that relate to many of the common injuries and ailments in children. The following sheets detail the typical treatments, what to expect, follow up information and how to seek help if symptoms or conditions don't improve.
|Abdominal pain in children
AsthmaAsthma in children
CellulitisCircumcisionConstipation in childrenCroup in children Crutches for children Ear infections in children
Failure to thrive
Febrile convulsionsFebrile seizuresFever in children
Fracture repairGastro in children
Gastroenteritis Gastroscopy / colonoscopy
Grommets Hernia repair
|Inflammatory bowel diseaseInfliximab infusionIntussusceptionIron infusionKawasaki disease Laceration repair
Patient controlled analgesiaPertussis (whooping cough)
Slings and springs
Tendon surgeryTesticular torsionTonsillectomy +/- adenoidectomy
Tongue tie repair
Ureteric re-implantationWhen your child is in painWisdom teeth removal
You need a GP referral to be seen by a Cabrini specialist and to receive any relevant Medicare rebate.
Your GP can help you select the most suitable specialist to treat your child. Alternatively, you can visit the Find a Doctor directory to find a paediatrician or a paediatric surgeon.
If the matter is urgent, the Cabrini Malvern Emergency Department (ED) can help you 24 hours, 7 days a week. The ED team can refer you to the most appropriate paediatric specialist for your individual needs.
You will need to provide a referral to your patient to see a Cabrini specialist. To find a suitable paediatrician or a paediatric surgeon please visit the Find a Doctor directory for our list of experts.
Our doctors, surgeons and healthcare professionals are always available to help. Please call them directly if you would like advice, or to discuss a treatment plan in advance.
If your patient is unwell, the specialist of your choice can admit them for inpatient observation and treatment.
Alternatively, if the matter is urgent, the Cabrini Malvern Emergency Department (ED) is open 24 hours, 7 days a week. The ED team can provide a referral to the most appropriate specialist to meet your patient’s needs.