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ESC 13th Anniversary

ESC 13th Anniversary

June 14, 2017

This year, Epping Surgery Centre (ESC) celebrates 13 years of serving the community with high-quality ophthalmic surgical care


Anil Arora Speaks On Radio

Anil Arora Speaks On Radio

May 24, 2017

Dr Anil Arora recently spoke with radio host Steve Price on the show Health Matters, regarding a range of topics in the field of ophthalmology today. Have a listen to their talk below:


Epping Eye Surgery Celebrates International Nurses Day

Epping Eye Surgery Celebrates International Nurses Day

May 12, 2017

Today is International Nurses Day, and to celebrate, we took part in the Australian College of Nursing's national nurse breakfast.


CCDH Celebrates International Nurses Day

CCDH Celebrates International Nurses Day

May 11, 2017

Today is International Nurses Day, and to celebrate, we took part in the Australian College of Nursing's national nurse breakfast.


Successful 2017 Presmed Optometrist Conference

Successful 2017 Presmed Optometrist Conference

April 3, 2017

Our Sydney facilities, Chatswood Private Hospital and Epping Surgery Centre recently held an extremely successful Optometrist Conference on 2 April 2017.


Dr Philip Hayes Retires

Dr Philip Hayes Retires

March 23, 2017

Dr Philip Hayes has had a long career and operated all over the world, but last week he put down his surgical tools for the last time, right here at Central Coast Day Hospital.


Successful ENT GP Night At Chatswood Private Hospital

Successful ENT GP Night At Chatswood Private Hospital

March 17, 2017

Chatswood Private Hospital hosted its first in-house event of the year last night to host a series of talks on the latest in ENT, head and neck developments. We had a fantastic turnout with 24 GP's in attendance at our event taking place at the hospital itself.


Chatswood Private Hospital has joined the World Association of Eye Hospitals

Chatswood Private Hospital has joined the World Association of Eye Hospitals

December 19, 2016

Presmed is proud to announce that Chatswood Private Hospital has joined the prestigious World Association of Eye Hospitals (WAEH), making it the first private member to join the organisation in Australia.


iStent Educational Evening

iStent Educational Evening

December 15, 2016

Chatswood Private Hospital sponsored Glaukos iStent educational evening in October. The event was attended by our physician community and increased education about mirco incision glaucoma surgery and iStent.


ESCRS Conference 2016

ESCRS Conference 2016

December 14, 2016

Roger Cronin, our Chief Executive Officer, recently heard the latest clinical research, knowledge and technology in Ophthalmology at the European Society of Cataract & Refractive Surgeons Conference (ESCRS) in Copenhagen.


Central Coast Day Hospital 6 Year Anniversary

Central Coast Day Hospital 6 Year Anniversary

August 22, 2016

This year, Central Coast Day Hospital (CCDH) celebrates 6 years of serving the community with high-quality ophthalmic surgical care.


New Secure Online Pre-Admission Form

New Secure Online Pre-Admission Form

August 21, 2016

Presmed Australia Group has launched this convenient new feature on our website. Patients can now submit their admission details online with ease in the comfort of their own home and their own pace.


Presmed Australia a facilitator in GP Education

Presmed Australia a facilitator in GP Education

August 15, 2016

PresMed Australia had an exceptional year full of consumer events for the General Practitioner community in Sydney and Central Coast. With a total of four GP events being held in the months of June and July.


2016 General Practitioner Education Evening – Chatswood

2016 General Practitioner Education Evening – Chatswood

July 22, 2016

Chatswood Private Hospital, once again held an extremely successful GP ENT and Ophthalmic Education Dinner on Thursday 16 June 2016 and 14 July 2016, respectively, at the Quest Apartment Hotel, Chatswood.


ESC 12 Year Anniversary

ESC 12 Year Anniversary

May 25, 2016

This year, Epping Surgery Centre (ESC) celebrates 12 years of serving the community with high-quality ophthalmic surgical care. Epping Surgery Centre was established in May 2004 and over the last 12 years has catered to the surgical needs of 22,857 patients. This year we have continued to grow and provide greater standards of excellence in ophthalmic surgery.


Dr Kim Frumar’s Memorial Evening

Dr Kim Frumar’s Memorial Evening

May 6, 2016

A memorial evening is planned at Chatswood Private Hospital for all doctors and staff to pay their respects and to raise funds for the Dr Kim Frumar Appeal.


Successful 2016 Central Coast Day Hospital Biennial Optometrist Conference

Successful 2016 Central Coast Day Hospital Biennial Optometrist Conference

May 1, 2016

Central Coast Day Hospital recently held an extremely successful Optometrist Conference on 3 April 2016.


Successful 2016 Presmed Optometry Conference

Successful 2016 Presmed Optometry Conference

April 15, 2016

Our Sydney facilities, Chatswood Private Hospital and Epping Surgery Centre recently held an extremely successful Optometrist Conference on 13 March 2016.


Chatswood Private Hospital- Mayor Hails New Facility

Chatswood Private Hospital- Mayor Hails New Facility

January 18, 2016

Chatswood Private Hospital has been featured in North Shore Times. Read the article here.


Appreciation from Better Hearing Australia

Appreciation from Better Hearing Australia

December 23, 2015

Better Hearing Australia Central Coast incorporated committee has made a presentation of a Certificate of appreciation to the Hospital in response to exceptional care and consideration given to Mrs Munday.


Chatswood Private Hospital Construction Update – Sept 2015

Chatswood Private Hospital Construction Update – Sept 2015

October 12, 2015

Work continues to move at a rapid pace. Scaffolding has been removed from the façade and lifts have been installed.


Central Coast Day Hospital celebrates 5th year anniversary

Central Coast Day Hospital celebrates 5th year anniversary

October 9, 2015

This year, Central Coast Day Hospital (CCDH) celebrates 5 years of serving the community with high-quality ophthalmic surgical care.


Central Coast Day Hospital reaches 10,000 patients milestone

Central Coast Day Hospital reaches 10,000 patients milestone

September 30, 2015

Central Coast Day Hospital celebrated an important milestone with the 10,000th procedure performed this month.


Central Coast Day Hospital – Dr Ian Davies Retires

Central Coast Day Hospital – Dr Ian Davies Retires

July 29, 2015

Central Coast Day Hospital would like to wish Dr Ian Davies a fond farewell as he retires at the end of June. We would like to thank Dr Davies for his support and commitment to CCDH over the years.


Chatswood Private Hospital Construction Update- June 2015

Chatswood Private Hospital Construction Update- June 2015

July 1, 2015

The tender process for the construction and fit-out of Chatswood Private Hospital has been finalised with Elite Project Services (EPS), the successful builder.


Successful 2015 Presmed Biennial Optometrist Conference

Successful 2015 Presmed Biennial Optometrist Conference

May 14, 2015

Our Sydney facilities, Ophthalmic Surgery Centre and Epping Surgery Centre recently held an extremely successful Optometrist Conference on 08 March 2015.


New Alcon Centurion PHACO Technologies Introduced at PMA Centres

New Alcon Centurion PHACO Technologies Introduced at PMA Centres

February 19, 2015

‘Centurion Vision System’ a new advanced technology that enhances the efficiency and outcome of cataract surgery has been introduced at Ophthalmic Surgery Centre and Epping Surgery Centre.


Chatswood Private Hospital Construction Update – February 2015

Chatswood Private Hospital Construction Update – February 2015

February 15, 2015

The slab for level one has been completed, with level two due for completion this month.


Purchase of Sydney ENT and Facial Day Surgery Centre

Purchase of Sydney ENT and Facial Day Surgery Centre

January 18, 2015

Presmed Australia (PMA) recently announced the purchase of Sydney ENT and Facial Day Surgery Centre (SENT) in Chatswood.


Chatswood Eye Hospital Update- November 2014

Chatswood Eye Hospital Update- November 2014

November 27, 2014

Since the sod- turning in March 2014, the project has completed excavation and foundation works. The walls of the basement continue to be erected along the perimeter, clearly defining the shape of the new building.


ESCRS Conference 2014

ESCRS Conference 2014

October 20, 2014

Roger Cronin, our Chief Operating Officer, recently heard the latest clinical research, knowledge and technology in Ophthalmology at the European Society of Cataract & Refractive Surgeons Conference in London.


Chatswood Eye Hospital – First Concrete Pour

Chatswood Eye Hospital – First Concrete Pour

August 26, 2014

The construction of the new Chatswood Eye Hospital has reached a new milestone on August 4 with the pouring of the first concrete slab for the basement of the new building.


New Chatswood Private Hospital Ground Breaking Ceremony

New Chatswood Private Hospital Ground Breaking Ceremony

April 2, 2014

Management attended a groundbreaking ceremony with the developers and builders on 31 March 2014. This was an important milestone with excavation works now commenced.


Successful Optometrist Conference on Central Coast 2014

Successful Optometrist Conference on Central Coast 2014

March 30, 2014

Central Coast Optometrist Conference was held on 02 March 2014 at Crowne Plaza Hotel in Terrigal. Thirty-five Optometrists attended and heard from eleven industry-leading Ophthalmologists on their very latest ophthalmic knowledge and surgery techniques conducted at Central Coast Day Hospital.



Researching World’s Best Practices in Ophthalmology

Researching World’s Best Practices in Ophthalmology

November 20, 2013

Roger Cronin, our Chief Operating Officer, recently heard the latest clinical research, knowledge and technology in Ophthalmology at the European Society of Cataract & Refractive Surgeons Conference in Amsterdam.


Presmed Annual Optometrist Conference – March 2013

Presmed Annual Optometrist Conference – March 2013

August 22, 2013

Our Sydney facilities, Ophthalmic Surgery Centre and Epping Surgery Centre recently held an extremely successful Optometrist Conference.


Epping Surgery Centre Donates Anaesthetic Machine to Ministry of Health, Solomon Islands

Epping Surgery Centre Donates Anaesthetic Machine to Ministry of Health, Solomon Islands

August 22, 2013

Epping Surgery Centre was pleased to donate an obsolete anaesthetic machine to assist Eye Department services in the Solomon Islands. The anaesthetic machine is 8 years old and has been regularly serviced and maintained.


Endoscopic Cyclo Photocoagulation (ECP) for Glaucoma Management

Endoscopic Cyclo Photocoagulation (ECP) for Glaucoma Management

July 20, 2013

ECP is a surgical approach to Glaucoma management that employs endoscopy and visualised laser application of the Ciliary Processes.


Inaugural Optometrists Conference on the Coast

Inaugural Optometrists Conference on the Coast

August 21, 2012

This conference was held on 26 February 2012 at Crowne Plaza Hotel in Terrigal. It was very well attended by Optometrists from the Central Coast, Newcastle area and Northern Sydney.


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