Auburn Hospital is a public hospital located in Auburn. This hospital provides some cancer surgery services.
Location and contact details
- 18-20 Hargrave Road Auburn NSW 2 1 4 4
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Types of treatment
Auburn Hospital provides some cancer surgery services.
Treatment for some cancers can be complex and patients should be treated at a hospital which meets agreed criteria for managing this type of cancer. These centres are known as specialist cancer centres. Auburn Hospital is recommended for:
- breast cancer
Cancer care teams
Specialists at Auburn Hospital participate on the multidisciplinary cancer care teams (MDT) listed below. The teams meet regularly to coordinate care for people with these types of cancers:
- Head and neck cancer
The following cancer specialists work at Auburn Hospital:
Dr Emma Johnston Upper Gastrointestinal Surgeon, Pancreatic Surgeon
Dr Lucia Saliba Breast Surgeon, Endocrine Surgeon, General Surgeon
Dr Lynne Mann General Surgeon
Dr Mark Joseph Breast Surgeon, Endocrine Surgeon, General Surgeon
Dr Mark Smith Ear, Nose and Throat Surgeon
Dr Norman Janu Breast Surgeon, Endocrine Surgeon, General Surgeon
Dr Toufic El-Khoury Colorectal Surgeon
General information about fees
Most treatments are available in both the public and private systems but the costs can be very different. Also, a specialist can work in the public system, private system or both.
It is important to ask about fees before any doctors' visits, tests or treatments. Ask what the fees will be and how much you will get back from Medicare or your private health fund. You will have to pay any remaining costs (the gap payment).
Interpreting and translating services
Patients, their families and carers who do not speak English as a first language or who are Deaf have the right to free, confidential and professional interpreters when they use public health services.
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