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General enquries

Ph: (03) 9348 2712

Fax: (03) 9348 2739


Opening hours

9am - 5pm, Mon-Fri


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Royal Melbourne Hospital

The Royal Melbourne is Victoria's oldest and largest public hospital, founded in 1848. It is also Australia's busiest hospital and with the biggest Neurosurgical Department. It is a major trauma centre with a helipad and accepts severely ill patients from all over Victoria. There are 11 operating theatres. There is a dedicated team of nurses, doctors, residents and registrars to provide highest standards of 24 hour care. There are plans to majorly expand the hospital over the next 5 years, incorporating the Parkville Comprehensive Cancer Centre. The Royal Melbourne Hospital is part of the "Parkville precinct" with Melbourne University and numerous medical research institutes close by, an environment which contributes to the cutting edge research and world-class medical knowledge in the area. Please see the website for further information:


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Melbourne Private Hospital

Located right next door to the Royal Melbourne Hospital is the Melbourne Private Hospital, established in May 1995 and owned and run by Healthscope Pty Ltd. There are 4 operating theatres with the latest technologies including operating microscopes and computer neuro-navigation systems. There is a 24 bed ward on level 8 which specialises in neurological patients and has the highest standards of care and facilities as well as highly trained nursing staff, physiotherapists and allied health staff. Please see the website for further information:


Further Information


Parking can be quite difficult around the area at peak times. There is a carpark at the Royal Melbourne Hospital - enter off Royal Parade between the Private Medical Centre and University High School oval. There is also the Royal Women's Hospital car park off Flemington Rd as well as various commercial car parks in the area. For short appointments 1 hour there may be street parking available around Royal Parade or Story St. Please allow plenty of time to find parking prior to your appointment time.

Tram & Train

From Flinders Street Station take the number 19 (North Coburg) or 59 (Airport West) tram along Elizabeth Street. From Flagstaff Station, take the number 55 (West Coburg) tram along William Street. Tram 19 stops right outside the Private Medical Centre on Royal Parade (1st stop after Grattan St). Trams 55 and 59 stop at the corner of Grattan Street and Flemington Road and it's then a 200m walk around to the Private Medical Centre via Royal Parade, or through the Royal Melbourne Hospital.


Lines (205, 401, 402, 546) provide easy access to The Royal Melbourne Hospital, with bus stops on Royal Parade (opposite Melbourne Private Hospital), Grattan Street and Swanston Street.