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Mater Children’s Private Brisbane Clubfoot Clinic changes lives here and overseas Mater Children’s Private Brisbane Clubfoot Clinic changes lives here and overseas

Mater Children’s Private Brisbane runs Queensland’s only private Clubfoot Clinic and for three month old Tiberius Kodor from Papua New Guinea (PNG), treatment at the clinic has given him the opportunity to live a normal life.

Friday, 20 July 2018

Tags: Clubfoot Service, Dr Ivan Astori, Mater Children's Private Brisbane

Mater Children’s Private Brisbane provides hope for Feeding Tube dependence Mater Children’s Private Brisbane provides hope for Feeding Tube dependence

Sarah Boyle was desperate to find help for her young daughter Elka who was born at 25 weeks, weighing just 486g, and had a feeding tube from birth.

Monday, 30 April 2018

Tags: Health and Wellness, Mater Children's Private Brisbane, Mater Health, Neonatal Critical Care Unit

The gift of a new smile for James The gift of a new smile for James

Playful five year-old James Narte Estrera from the Philippines has undergone surgery at Mater Children’s Private Brisbane for a complex craniofacial cleft thanks to Mater Children’s Private Brisbane and Operation Smile Australia.

Monday, 24 July 2017

Tags: Dr Richard Lewandowski, Jason Schoutrop, Mater Children's Private Brisbane, Operation Smile Australia

Benson receives much needed surgery a long way from home Benson receives much needed surgery a long way from home

Mater surgeons are giving Ugandan boy Benson hope through reconstructive genital surgery.

Wednesday, 28 June 2017

Tags: Mater Children's Private Brisbane

Hope for baby Sam Hope for baby Sam

Mater Children's Private Brisbanel urological surgeon Dr David Winkle has changed the future for a Ugandan toddler affectionately known as Baby Sam. 

Sam was abandoned at a Ugandan hospital just after birth and suffers from the rare developmental abnormality bladder exstrophy which resulted in his bladder developing on the outside of his body.

Friday, 8 July 2016

Tags: children, Mater Children's Private Brisbane, Mission

Sleep testing more than just child’s play Sleep testing more than just child’s play

As any parent will tell you, a child having a bad night’s sleep can have a huge impact on everyone in the house the next day.

Monday, 2 November 2015

Tags: children, Mater Children's Private Brisbane, study

Mater ranks top nationally in patient experience survey Mater ranks top nationally in patient experience survey

Mater Private Hospital Brisbane, Mater Mothers’ Private Brisbane and Mater Children’s Private Brisbane were ranked top nationally in this year’s HCF hospital experience survey of more than 12 000 of its members.

Thursday, 27 August 2015

Tags: Awards, Mater Children's Private Brisbane, Mater Mothers' Private Brisbane, Mater Private Hospital Brisbane

Mater ranks tops nationally in patient experience survey Mater ranks tops nationally in patient experience survey

Mater Private Hospital Brisbane, Mater Mothers’ Private Brisbane and Mater Children’s Private Brisbane were ranked top nationally in this year’s HCF hospital experience survey of more than 12 000 of its members.

Friday, 17 July 2015

Tags: Awards, Mater Children's Private Brisbane, Mater Health Services, Mater Mothers' Hospital, Mater Mothers' Private Brisbane

Mater Children’s Private Brisbane launch Mater Children’s Private Brisbane launch

Mater Children’s Private Brisbane launched its new stand-alone private paediatric facility on Wednesday 6 May, celebrating with a children’s themed party.

Wednesday, 6 May 2015

Tags: Mater Children's Private Brisbane