Chris O'Brien Lifehouse

Private Cancer Centre

Chris O'Brien Lifehouse is a dedicated cancer centre located in Camperdown that treats public and private patients. Chris O'Brien Lifehouse has chemotherapy and radiotherapy, as well as providing haematological and cancer genetic services. 

Location and contact details

Chris O'Brien Lifehouse

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119-143 Missenden Road Camperdown NSW 2 0 5 0
 
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Monday to Friday, 7:30am - 7:00pm

Address
Chris O'Brien Lifehouse, Level 1 119-143 Missenden Road Camperdown NSW 2 0 5 0
 
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Address
Chris O'Brien Lifehouse 119-143 Missenden Road Camperdown NSW 2 0 5 0
 
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Hours
Monday to Friday, 7:30am - 7:00pm

Address
Chris O'Brien Lifehouse 119-143 Missenden Road Camperdown NSW 2 0 5 0
 
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Phone
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Website
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Hours
Monday to Friday, 8:30am - 5:00pm

Types of treatment

Chris O'Brien Lifehouse has surgery,chemotherapy and radiotherapy, as well as providing haematological and cancer genetic services.

IMPORTANT INFORMATION

Surgery for certain cancers can be complex and requires treatment at a hospital with a lot of experience performing this type of surgery. Chris O'Brien Lifehouse is recommended for:

  • complex head and neck cancers
  • pancreatic, primary liver and bile duct cancers
  • ovarian cancer
  • rectal cancer.

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PELVIC EXENTERATION CANCER SERVICE 

Royal Prince Alfred Hospital and Chris O'Brien Lifehouse provide the only pelvic exenteration service in NSW.

Cancer care teams

Specialists at Chris O'Brien Lifehouse participate on the multidisciplinary cancer care teams (MDT) listed below. The teams meet regularly to coordinate care for people with these types of cancers:

Cancer specialists

The following cancer specialists work at Chris O'Brien Lifehouse:

Additional information

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).

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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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To speak to an Aboriginal Health Worker, contact the Redfern Aboriginal Medical Service or phone (02) 9319 5823.

Information on what to expect before, during and after cancer treatment is available in this guide, written for Aboriginal people.


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