Surgical services offers assessment and acute care rehabilitation of patients undergoing the following:
breast cancer and reconstructive surgery
Surgical services also:
assists in the prevention of any post-operative physical or lung complications
prescribes appropriate mobility aids where required
prescribes individually-tailored excercise programs
offers a comprehensive physiothereapy management program for women undergoing breast cancer surgery
organises transition to ongoing rehabilitation after discharge including Mater physiotherapy musculoskeletal services and Mater at Home as required.
How to access our services
Hours of operation
Allied Health Reception and Outpatient Services:
Monday to Friday, 7.30am to 4.30pm. Closed on weekends and public holidays.
Inpatient Clinical Services
Mater Hospital Brisbane: Monday to Sunday, 7.30am to 4.00pm. Mater Mothers Hospitals: Monday to Friday 7.30am to 4.00pm, Saturday and Sunday 7.30am to 1.00pm.
Out of hours evening shift (Monday-Friday) and oncall services are provided across Mater Hospital Brisbane and Mater Mothers Hospitals based on clinical need and medical referral.