About the Hospital

St Andrew’s War Memorial Hospital is a 250 bed not-for-profit private hospital based in Spring Hill, Brisbane. It has an unrivalled reputation and extensive history of best practice clinical outcomes, especially in cardiac innovation and care.

At St Andrew’s War Memorial Hospital we’re committed to providing the highest-quality holistic care and support for our patients and their families. Specialising in complex health needs, we bring together the finest medical experts, care and technology to deliver personalised care and world-class results. Created as a memorial to the service of war veterans, we’re proud of our heroic and brave history and continue to occupy a unique place in the hearts and minds of our community.

Progress in the area of cardiology at St Andrew’s continues to strengthen with our cardiac teams using the latest technology and ground-breaking procedures to ensure we are at the forefront of the treatment of cardiac disease. We are constantly working to meet the challenges of cardiac health issues, to extend and give our patients a better quality of life.

St Andrew’s was the first private hospital in Australia to perform Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation (TAVI). Since commencing the TAVI program in 2015, the hospital has notched up its 350th TAVI case, with nation-leading outcomes.

As a leader in technology and innovation, St Andrew’s War Memorial Hospital not only has one of the highest acuity rates of Australian hospitals but is renowned for its excellence in the areas of cardiology and cardiac surgery, vascular surgery, orthopaedics and neurosurgery.

Our facilities include:

  • 24/7 Emergency Centre
  • Intensive Care Unit
  • Dedicated Coronary Care Unit
  • 15 Operating Theatres
  • Hybrid Theatre (1st in Queensland)
  • 3x Cardiology Catheter Laboratories
  • Endoscopy Suites
  • Day Surgery
  • On-site Medical Imaging Service

For further information, please contact St Andrew’s TAVI Coordinator Wendy Keegan on (07) 3834 4208 or email at wendy.keegan@uchealth.com.au

Website: www.standrewshospital.com.au/tavi

 St Andrew’s War Memorial Hospital’s TAVI Coordinator, Wendy Keegan

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Wendy Keegan is the TAVI coordinator at St Andrews War Memorial Hospital in Brisbane, where she manages the TAVI program.  Guiding patient care and supporting patient’s relatives throughout the necessary investigations and treatments in order to evaluate a patients’ suitability for the management of Aortic Stenosis.

She became a qualified registered nurse & midwife in the UK, then developed a specific interest in cardiology and became the first TAVI coordinator in Queensland.

Specialty Areas

  • Anaesthetics
  • Bariatric Surgery
  • Breast Surgery
  • Cardiac Surgery
  • Cardiology
  • Colorectal Surgery
  • Critical Care
  • Day Rehabilitation
  • Ear, Nose and Throat
  • Emergency Care
  • Endocrine Surgery
  • Endocrinology
  • Endoscopy
  • Gastroenterology
  • General Medicine
  • General Surgery
  • Gynaecology
  • Infectious Diseases
  • Intensive Care
  • Medical and Nuclear Medicine
  • Neurology
  • Neurosurgery
  • Ophthalmology
  • Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
  • Orthopaedics
  • Paediatric Surgery
  • Plastic, Reconstructive and Cosmetic Surgery
  • Radiology
  • Rehabilitation
  • Respiratory Medicine
  • Rheumatology
  • Thoracic Surgery
  • Urogynaecology
  • Urology
  • Vascular Surgery

Additional Information

Hospital Contact Details:
St Andrew’s War Memorial Hospital
457 Wickham Tce, Spring Hill, QLD 4000
GPO Box 764, Brisbane, QLD 4001
T (07) 3834 4444
www.standrewshospital.com.au

Additional Links

http://standrewshospital.com.au/services/heart-valve-program#