Forster Private Hospital

Our Doctors

Information for doctors working with Forster Private Hospital.

How to admit a patient

We accept referrals from local GPs, physicians, surgeons and allied health professionals.

Patients will need one of the following:

  • Private health insurance
  • DVA status
  • WorkCover or third party claim (pre-approval needed)
  • Patients may also self-fund their visit.
  • Public Patients (only available for selected services)

The referring practitioner needs to contact the hospital directly:

  • Rehabilitation Admissions call 02 6555 1541
  • Acute Medical/ Surgical/ Outpatient admissions call 02 6555 1317
  • Alternatively you may fax your admission form to 02 6555 8750 or email admissions@forsterprivate.com.au

Patient direct referral process: If you require admission and are unable to locate an admitting practitioner, please contact the Forster Private Hospital admissions coordinator on 02 6555 1317.

 

Attending doctors

ANAESTHETISTS

BARRETT, Sean- PO Box 1030, Taree 2430 Phone: 6553 1330

BEUTHE, Barbara - 3/12 Forsyth Street, GLEBE 203 Phone: 9660 1376

BUCKMAN, Terence - 19 Main Street, Hallidays Point 2430 Phone: 6559 2813 Fax: 6551 5848

FISHER, John - PO Box 159, Taree 2430 Phone: 6553 6138

McKNIGHT, Richard - PO Box 122, Taree 2430 Phone: 6551 0218

SANGHI, Kishore - 27 Blair Street, Port Macquarie 2444

MICHEL, Maher - 2 Potoroo Road, Taree 2430 6551 0722 Forster Phone:6557 5557

CARDIOLOGIST

OLDFIELD, Geoffrey - 52 Pendlebury Road, Cardiff 2285 Phone:4902 5111

NARASIMHAN, Seshasayee- Forster Private Hospital, Forster NSW 2428 Phone: 02 6555 1586

DENTAL /ORAL MAXIOFACIAL

ROZARIO, Eardley - Biripi - Old Pacific Highway, Taree Phone: 6591 2473

WILSON, Ian - PO Box 307, Broadmeadow 2292 Phone: 02 4962 4343 Fax: 4962 4344 or 1800 623 338

MEHANNA, Patrick - 1/4 Mosbri Crescent, The Hill 2300 Phone:4962 4343

EAR, NOSE, THROAT

KONG, Jonathan Forster Private Hospital, South Street Forster 2428 Phone:1300 198 568 Fax: 8090 2525

KONG, Justin - 13/22 Mackenzie Street, North Sydney 2060 Phone: (Appointments) 0411 113 211 Fax: 8212 8149

SMITH, Mark - Forster Private Hospital, South Street Forster 2428 Phone:1300 198 568

JUFAS, Nicholas- Forster Private Hospital, Forster NSW 2428, Phone: 1300 198 568

GASTROENTEROLOGY

PREMATILAKE, Senanayake - 19 York Street, Taree 2430 Phone: 02 6555 1586

PHYSICIANS

BRAUDE, Peter - 19 York Street, Taree 2430 Phone: Forster :6555 2888 Taree: 6552 3588

EATHER, John - 115 High Street, Taree 2430 Phone:6552 4664 Fax: 6552 3407

NEWMAN, Romney - Forster Private Hospital, South Street Forster 2428 Phone:6555 1586

GUPTA, Krishan- Forster Private Hospital, South Street Forster 2428. Phone 02 6555 1586

PATEL, Purvsih - Forster Private Hospital, South Street Forster 2428, Phone 02 6555 1586

GENERAL SURGERY

AL MAHAIDI, Saad - 99A Manning Street, Taree 2430 Phone:6552 4141 Fax: 6557 8070

DAYOUB, Sami - Po Box 1371, Taree 2430 Phone:6552 3162

GHALY, Moheb - 115 High Street, Taree 2430 Phone:6550 0711 Fax: 6550 0702

SIMONS, David - 72 River Street, Taree 2430 Phone:6552 2120 Fax: 6551 6516

GYNAECOLOGY

LOCKER, Brett - Forster Private Hospital Consulting Rooms Phone:4926 5544

STRONG, Birgit - 2 Potoroo Road, Taree 2430 6551 0722 Forster Phone:6557 5557

MEDICAL ONCOLOGY

BONAVENTURA, Antonio - Calvary Mater Newcastle Phone: 4921 1155 Fax – 4968 0384

LIVSHIN, Edward - Forster Private Hospital, South Street Forster 2428. Phone 02 6555 1586 Fax 02 6555 8750

OPHTHALMOLOGY

GEORGE, Jimmy - 47 Breckenridge St, Forster Phone: 6555 6044

McKEAG, David - 3/10 South Street, Forster 2428 Phone:6555 5669

WHITEHOUSE, Geoffrey - 3/10-12 South Street, Forster 2428 Phone:6555 5669 Forster 6551 3155 Fax: 6555 5567

YOUNG, Ivan- 3/10-12 South Street, Forster 2428 Phone:6555 5669 Forster 6551 3155 Fax: 6555 5567

ORTHOPAEDICS

HYDE-PAGE, Murray - 65 Wynter Street, Taree 2430 Phone:6551 5455 Fax: 6551 5297

LE ROUX, Johan - Specialist Centre - 2 Potoroo Road, Taree 2430 Phone: 6550 0705

WHITE, Bruce - 2 Potoroo Road, Taree Phone: 6550 0705 Forster – 6555 8655 Fax – 6550 0706

REHABILITATION

SUEN, Anthony - Forster Private Hospital, South Street Forster 2428. Phone 02 6555 1586 Fax 02 6555 8750

RAGAVAN, Rajen - Forster Private Hospital, South Street Forster 2428. Phone 02 6555 1586 Fax 02 6555 8750

AVERY, Roslyn - Suite 2, 10b Highfields Cct, Port Macquarie NSW 2444 T (02) 6581 5501 | F (02) 6581 5505

UROLOGY

KWOK, Benjamin - Forster Private Hospital, South Street Forster 2428. Phone 02 6555 1586 Fax 02 6555 8750

AHMED, Gias- Mayo Specialist Centre, Potoroo Road, Taree 2430 Phone:6539 4200 Fax: 6539 4202

VASCULAR

COLMAN, Phillip - 116 Everton Street, Hamiltion 2303 Phone: 4961 6450 Fax 4961 6458

Forms and Information Sheets

Application - Medical Surgical (PDF)
Healthe Care Australia Hospital By Laws (PDF)