John Flynn Private Hospital
Part of Ramsay Health Care

Media Releases

New injectable monitor: helping John Flynn cardiologists unlock the answers
Oct 30, 2015
Cardiologists at John Flynn Private Hospital are leading the way in syncope management by implanting the world’s smallest cardiac monitor.


Congratulations Dr Genevieve Bishop – our newest O&G!
Oct 23, 2015
Fiona and Michael welcomed their beautiful baby boy, Kai, born on Tuesday 20th October with the assistance of John Flynn Private Hospital’s newest Obstetrician & Gynaecologist, Dr Genevieve Bishop. Fiona was already 39 weeks pregnant when she decided John Flynn was the place for her to have her baby. John Flynn Private Hospital congratulates Dr Genevieve Bishop who only recently commenced at the hospital with The Women’s Health Centre on October 6th 2015.


World-class treatment reduces risks for left-sided breast cancer patients
Oct 23, 2015
World-class new treatment for left-sided breast cancer patients is giving patients peace of mind and a reduced risk of side effects to their heart when treated at Genesis CancerCare, Queensland’s centre at John Flynn Private Hospital at Tugun.


Tessa James spoke of her courageous battle with Hodgkin’s Lymphoma
Aug 09, 2015
Former Home And Away actress, Tessa James spoke of her courageous battle with Hodgkin’s Lymphoma on Channel Sevens program Sunday Night.


New Obstetrician & Gynaecologist now commencing at John Flynn
Jul 24, 2015
Dr Genevieve Bishop is an obstetrician and gynaecologist with a particular interest in incontinence in both the young and older female population.


John Flynn adopts another koala
Apr 15, 2015
John Flynn Private Hospital staff had an opportunity to etch their names in history by signing their name, department, and the year that they started working with the hospital as part of a way to help raise awareness of koala conservation and much needed funds for the Currumbin Wildlife Hospital.


The Gold Coast’s first 24 hour pharmacy is NOW OPEN!
Apr 13, 2015
John Flynn Private Hospital is proud to announce the opening of their on-site 24 hour Ramsay Pharmacy from Monday 13th April. The first of its kind on the Gold Coast, with the new pharmacy operating 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.


Baby born after uterus transplant: A world first!
Oct 01, 2014
John Flynn Private Hospital congratulates Dr Ash Hanafy on his recent success in Sweden with the world’s first baby born after a uterus transplant. In September 2014, a 36 year-old woman who received a uterus transplant from a live donor in 2013, gave birth to a healthy baby boy in Sweden. To mark their baby's birth as a victory over their difficult journey to parenthood, they named him Vincent, meaning "to conquer".


New pacemaker procedure performed at John Flynn - an Australian first!
Sep 01, 2014
John Flynn Private Hospital is well known as a major cardiac hospital for the Gold Coast and Northern NSW area. Recently cardiac surgery took another leap forward when Dr John Meulet (Cardiologist) inserted a new pacemaker containing an algorithm for detecting sleep apnoea.


John Flynn Private Hospital celebrates the life and family of Casey Young and dedicates the new maternity terrace in her honour
Aug 01, 2014
Casey Young discovered she had stage four bowel cancer in May 2013 while undergoing a caesarean section to deliver her twin babies at John Flynn Private Hospital. The disease was so advanced that Casey survived just another three months, passing away on 6th August 2013.