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Nephrology and Haemodialysis

Location

Frankston Hospital
2 Hastings Road
Frankston VIC 3199

Rosebud Hospital
1527 Pt Nepean Road,
Rosebud VIC 3939

Contact Details

Frankston Hospital
Ph: (03) 9784 7243
Fax: (03) 9784 7289

Rosebud Hospital
Ph:  (03) 5986 0655
Fax: (03) 5986 0657

About Nephrology (Renal Medicine) at Frankston Hospital

The Department of Nephrology is one of the departments within the Department of Medicine at Peninsula Health. The Head of Department is Dr Kim Wong. Dr Robert Flanc, Dr Vinod Venkataraman and Dr Alinda Chiu are the Visiting Consultants. The Department provides inpatient care, acute dialysis and consultation for all patients admitted to Frankston Hospital with kidney problems. In addition, the department provides a range of outpatient clinics for chronic kidney disease, haemodialysis, peritoneal dialysis and transplant patients.

The Satellite Haemodialysis Unit at Frankston is located in the Integrated Health Centre building at Frankston Hospital. The unit operates Monday – Saturday, from 7am – 8.30pm and Monday, Wednesday and Friday until 3 am.

The unit is a satellite unit of the Alfred Hospital and provides nine Fresenius dialysis chairs.

Both morning, afternoon and “twilight” sessions are offered for patients:

  • Morning sessions: 7am – 3.30pm.
  • Afternoon sessions: 12 noon – 8.30pm.
  • Twilight sessions: 7pm – 3pm.

About Nephrology (Renal Medicine) at Rosebud Hospital

The Satellite Haemodialysis Unit at Rosebud Hospital operates Monday – Saturday, from 7am – 8pm.

The unit provides nine Fresenius dialysis chairs and offers both morning and afternoon sessions for patients:

  • Morning sessions: 7am – 3.30pm.
  • Afternoon sessions: 12 noon – 8.00pm.

Rosebud Satellite Dialysis Unit is a satellite unit directly managed by the Department of Nephrology at Peninsula Health, in collaboration with the Alfred Hospital. The unit provide quality Renal Services closer to home for the resident at Southern end of Mornington Peninsula. The unit is proud of its dedicated holiday visitors dialysis session offered throughout the year. Sessions available to holiday visitors are Tuesday afternoon, Thursday afternoon and Saturday afternoon.

Click here to find out more about the Rosebud Haemodialysis Holiday Program.