Orthopaedic Ward

Lismore Base Hospital – Orthopaedic Ward

The Orthopaedic Ward is currently a 30 bed acute ward servicing the Local Health District. The Orthopaedic Ward also accepts Medical overflow patients and other specialties, as required. The Orthopaedic Ward is serviced by 6 Orthopaedic Specialists who provide elective joint replacement surgery, trauma surgery and manage musculoskeletal injury. The Unit is managed by a Nursing Unit Manager and supported by suitably qualified nursing staff. The ward is well supported by allied health staff who provide physiotherapy, occupational therapy, social work and a clinical pharmacist.

  • Visiting hours are daily from 8.00am onwards
    • Patients are referred by Specialists for booked and elective admissions, and are arranged via the hospital bed manager
    • The Orthopaedic Ward admits patients referred from the Emergency Department
    • Patient are occasionally admitted via the fracture clinic or surrounding services
(02) 6620 2850 (02) 6620 2656

Location of Service

Orthopaedic Ward, Level 6, Lismore Base Hospital, Uralba Street, Lismore, 2480,