Maitland Hospital is a public hospital located in Maitland. This hospital provides cancer surgery services.
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Types of treatment
Maitland Hospital provides cancer surgery.
Surgery for certain cancers can be complex and requires treatment at a hospital with a lot of experience performing this type of surgery. Maitland Hospital is recommended for:
- Rectal cancer
Cancer care teams
Specialists at Maitland 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:
- Bowel cancer
- Bowel cancer
- Upper gastrointestinal cancer
- Brain and spinal cord cancer
- Breast cancer
- Endocrine cancer
- Gynaecological cancer
- Head and neck cancer
- Lung cancer
- Skin cancer
- Urogenital cancer
The following cancer specialists work at Maitland Hospital:
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).
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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