Sleep Dentist

Oral Appliance Therapy MANDIBULAR ADVANCEMENT SPLINTS (MAS) Oral appliances called Mandibular Advancement Splints (MAS) are worn only while sleeping. They are a custom fitted ‘mouth guard’ that gently hold the lower jaw and tongue forward thus opening your airway. MAS devices fit completely within the mouth. You can speak, drink water, yawn and even kiss while wearing … Read more

Urology

Urology is a combined medical and surgical specialty dealing with diseases of the kidneys, bladder, prostate and male genitalia. At NWSC, we offer a compressive Urological service incorporating the latest technological advances in this field. We welcome all referrals for the following: Elevated PSA Advanced prostate cancer diagnostics including transperineal biopsy and multiparametric MRI Robotic … Read more

Sleep Studies

Sleep Studies are provided by our diagnostic partner, Advanced Pulmonary & Sleep Diagnostics, to assist in the diagnosis of sleep disorders, including sleep apnoea. APSD currently perform two types of sleep study: Home-Based/Portable Sleep Study Hospital-Based Sleep Study Referrals to APSD can be made by doctors by either hardcopy or electronic template, with the option … Read more

Sleep Disorders

Sleep is one of the most important functions our bodies can perform. While it’s taken for granted by most, for those who suffer from a sleep disorder, gaining a good nights sleep can become an all-consuming problem. Sleep disorders have a deeper impact that just some morning drowsiness, affecting the total health, family well-being and … Read more

Robotic Surgery

Robotic surgery is an advanced form of keyhole surgery using the daVinci robotic surgical system. Surgical dissection is performed by four robotic arms inside the patient, placed via small 1cm incisions in the abdomen. The robotic arms are controlled by the surgeon remotely, via a console which is located in the operating theatre. The console … Read more

Respiratory

Breathing is one of the most basic and important functions our bodies can perform. This function is performed by the Respiratory system and involves the lungs, the nose, the mouth and the passages connecting them. Any condition that affects this system can have a body-wide impact as all other systems depend on respiration to provide … Read more

Orthopaedic Surgery

Orthopaedic Surgery is a branch of medicine that focuses on those conditions that affect the musculoskeletal system. Using both surgical and non-surgical methods, Orthopaedic Surgeons work to prevent, manage and treat conditions such as musculoskeletal trauma, degenerative diseases, infections, tumors and congenital disorders. Orthopaedic Surgery Specialists Mr Duy ThaiOrthopaedic Surgeon: Shoulder, Elbow, Wrist Mr Arvind … Read more

Neurology

Neurology is a medical specialty dealing with the functions and diseases of the nervous system, which includes the brain, spinal cord, nerves and muscles. Neurological disorders cause problems with weakness, numbness, pain, pins-and-needles, clumsiness, cramps, spasms, shaking and more. At NSWC our neurologist specialises in the treatment of patients with a wide variety of neurological … Read more

Nephrology

Nephrology is a branch of internal medicine dealing with the study of the function and diseases of the kidney. A nephrologist specialises in diagnosing and treating problems with kidneys, high blood pressure, fluid retention, and electrolyte imbalance. Most diseases affecting the kidney are not limited to the organ itself, but are systemic disorders – they … Read more

Lung Function Tests

Lung Function Tests are provided by our diagnostic partner, Advanced Pulmonary & Sleep Diagnostics, to assist our physicians in the diagnosis of various respiratory conditions. The following respiratory tests are performed at their head office in Eleanor Street, Footscray: Spirometry (Pre and Post Bronchodilator) TLCO (Gas Transfer Factor – Single Breath) Static Lung Volume (Plethysmography) … Read more