Forster Private Hospital

What We Do

Forster Private Hospital contributes to the provision of a comprehensive list of specialty services.

Our team of highly experienced physicians, surgeons, nurses, allied health practitioners and support staff are dedicated to providing the very best of care.

Acute Medical/Surgical Services:

As the only private hospital in the Great Lakes area, we specialise in surgical procedures and acute care.  Unfortunately, we do not provide emergency outpatient services. 

More than 3000 operations are carried out at Forster Private Hospital each year and our operating theatres are equipped to undertake complex procedures.


Forster Private Hospital offers high quality inpatient and day rehabilitation programs.  Rehabilitation is "the process of restoring people to their highest level of function following injury, surgery or illness".  Our programs include:

  • Neurological
    • Treatment of CVA, Parkinson's disease, post neurosurgery, cerebral palsy, Guillain-Barre Syndrome, traumatic brain injury or multiple sclerosis
  • Orthopaedic
    • Recovery post fractures, limb amputations, and upper and lower limb surgery e.g. hip and knee replacements, spinal surgery
  • Reconditioning
    • multiple injuries, prolonged illness or decrease in mobility, post falls and falls prevention management, post oncology treatment
  • Arthritic conditions
  • Chronic pain management
  • Chronic conditions
    •  pain management, arthritis management, conditions that would benefit from intensive rehabilitation therapy
  • Day Therapy
  • Hydrotherapy

Forster Private Hospital