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Welcome to Footscray Day Surgery, Melbourne

A purpose-built facility for ophthalmic surgery

Our facility has been designed to provide the highest standards of surgical and anaesthetic care and features state-of-the-art equipment and technology to support the latest surgical techniques, optimise patient outcomes and ensure patient comfort at all times.

Footscray Day Surgery is located in the heart of Footscray, diagonally opposite the Footscray library and nearby to train stations.

We make it our priority to put you at ease as soon as you step through our doors. Our friendly, caring and highly experienced clinical and administrative team will go out of their way to ensure that you are kept relaxed and informed every step of the way. That’s our commitment to you.

Our services

Conveniently located in Melbourne, Victoria, our day hospital offers a variety of ophthalmic procedures. These include cataract and lens surgery, glaucoma management, intravitreal (eye) injections, corneal procedures and reconstructive surgery (oculoplastics).

Our doctors, nurses and theatre teams combine their expert knowledge with cutting-edge technology and surgical interventions. We provide best-practice care and optimal visual outcomes for all day surgery patients.

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Our doctors and support staff

Footscray Day Surgery is home to a team of progressive and experienced doctors who remain at the forefront of ophthalmology innovation. With support from our highly skilled nurses and administrative team, our doctors uphold a model of care that is both evidence-based and tailored to the needs and preferences of each patient.

We understand that each patient’s health journey is unique – which is why our medical unit goes above and beyond to give patients a positive, first-class experience leading up to, during and after surgery. We’re committed to ensuring that each patient feels comfortable every step of the way.

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Our facilities

Our purpose-built day hospital is equipped with a state-of-the-art theatre and access to the latest technology. This ensures that our facility is a modern and comfortable space that accommodates patients, doctors and support staff alike.

From the quiet and calm waiting room to the spacious recovery area, our day hospital patients can expect to receive the highest standard of service while under our care.

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About us

Fully accredited

Located in Melbourne, Victoria, Footscray Day Surgery is licensed with the VIC Department of Health and operates with a quality management system that meets international quality standards (ISO 9001), as well as the National Safety and Quality Health Service (NSQHS) Standards.

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Career opportunities

Are you searching for a job opportunity in Melbourne, VIC to expand both your career and skillset, while also working with a dynamic and highly experienced team?

If so, check out Footscray Day Surgery’s latest career opportunities – with job vacancies available at our day hospital for nurses, theatre staff, administrators, and more!

Join the Footscray Day Surgery team and have the opportunity to work at the forefront of modern healthcare.

Director of Nursing

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Mini Thomas

T 03 9689 9233
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89 Paisley St
Footscray VIC 3011

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    Footscray Day Surgery acknowledges the Traditional Owners of the Land on which all of our day hospitals around Australia are placed. We extend this respect to all First Nations peoples, as patients, employees and community members – and to their Elders past, present and emerging.