Bladder cancer treatment near Sydney

A person with a suspected or confirmed bladder cancer should:

  • have their care overseen by a specialist who is a member of a multidisciplinary cancer care team
  • attend their first specialist appointment within two weeks of being referred by the general practitioner (GP)
  • be referred to a specialist who works at one of the recommended specialist hospitals for the treatment of bladder cancer.
     

There are a number of recommended hospitals for bladder cancer surgery. Ideally, people with bladder cancer should be referred to a specialist at one of these hospitals.

Who to see

The diagnosis and treatment of bladder cancer involves a team of specialists. You should be initially referred to a urologist.

A referral from a general practitioner (GP) is required for an appointment. 

Where to have treatment

Treatment for bladder cancer may include surgery, chemotherapy or radiotherapy. Many people with bladder cancer have a combination of these treatments.

Recommended hospitals for bladder cancer surgery

Recommended hospitals that have a specialist bladder cancer centre are listed below.. Find out why these hospitals are recommended. Results are ordered by distance from Sydney NSW.

Other treatment centres

Results are ordered by distance from Sydney NSW.

Find a cancer care team

All people with bladder cancer in NSW should have their treatment overseen by a multidisciplinary cancer care team (MDT).

A multidisciplinary cancer care team is a group of health care professionals who work together to ensure that a patient receives the best care and outcomes. 

Children and youth services

There are services that provide specialised treatment and support to children and young people with cancer.


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