Before your Operation
Naturally, you will have many questions about your upcoming surgery. To help you with these we have put together a list of the questions we are frequently asked by patients.
We have also provided some more in-depth articles with more detailed information about particular procedures and aspects of your surgery you may like to know more about. These are listed across the bottom of this page.
When it comes to medical treatment, there are basically two options: The Public System (Medicare) The Private System Every Australian is entitled to free treatment in a public hospital under the Medicare system. You will be treated by doctors nominated by the hospital, which may include Dr Ong, who performs operations at both public and […]
It is important you read this information before coming to the hospital for your colonoscopy. Your surgeon will discuss your colonoscopy with you in the hospital, but it will be expected that you have read this information What is a Colonoscopy Colonoscopy is the examination of the colon (large intestine) with a video or fibre […]
You may be filled with stress, anxiety and fear in the days and weeks leading up to your surgery. Whilst there are many reasons people feel anxious, we have put together a short list of things you can do to help reduce this anxiety. Avoid Smoking As a Response to Stress and Anxiety Many people […]