Royal Hospital for Women
Royal Hospital for Women is a specialist women’s public hospital located in Randwick. It provides cancer surgery with chemotherapy available at the Royal Hospital for Women Chemotherapy Unit.
Location and contact details
Types of treatment
The Royal Hospital for Women provides cancer surgery.
Information about additional cancer services including chemotherapy can be found at the Royal Hospital for Women Chemotherapy Unit.
Surgery for certain cancers can be complex and requires treatment at a hospital with a lot of experience performing this type of surgery. The Royal Hospital for Women is recommended for:
- ovarian cancer.
Cancer care teams
Specialists at Royal Hospital for Women participate on the multidisciplinary cancer care teams (MDT) listed below. The teams meet regularly to coordinate care for people with these types of cancers:
- Breast cancer
- Gynaecological cancer
The following cancer specialists work at Royal Hospital for Women:
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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