Calvary Mater Newcastle is a major hospital, with 195 beds, in Newcastle New South Wales. It is the major cancer care centre for the Hunter New England region. It provides a wide range of medical and surgical services including chemotherapy, radiation therapy and haematology oncology. It is supported by a 24 hour emergency department, intensive care and cancer clinical trials units. Calvary Mater Newcastle is part of the Hunter New England Local Health District.
Cancers treated: This hospital treats a range of cancers covered by the multidisciplinary teams listed on this page.
People who require complex surgery should be referred to a specialist:
- who is a member of a multidisciplinary team and
- that practises at one of the specialist centres.