300 Wakefield Street
Adelaide SA 5000

Telephone 08 8405 3333


Calvary Wakefield Hospital


Services and Facilities

Supported by the very latest in medical technology, Calvary Wakefield provides an extensive range of highly specialised medical and surgical services.

Wakefield Emergency Centre.  The only private hospital in Adelaide providing emergency services 24 hours a day 365 days a year -  Phone 8405 3440.

Cardiac Care Services
Cardiac Services including  the Wakefield Chest Pain Clinic open 24  hours a day 365 days a year -  Phone  8405 3410

The hospital prides itself in providing a Cardiac Centre of Excellence unparalleled in the SA private sector, there when you need it - 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. In the event of an emergency such as chest pain patients can access the hospital's Chest Pain Clinic by presenting to the staff at Wakefield Emergency Centre who will arrange for specialist treatment and admission as required. 

Cardio Thoracic Surgery, Cardiovascular Angiography Unit, Coronary Care Unit.
The hospital offers the full spectrum of on-site cardiac care incorporating an up to date Coronary Care Unit supported by the Cardiac Step Down Ward, and a Coronary Angiography Suite for interventional cardiology plus Cardio Thoracic Surgery.  

The Cardiac Step Down and Coronary Care Ward incorporates state of the art Phillips wireless monitoring, the latest technology available for patient comfort and safety. The cardiac ward has all private patient rooms with en-suite bathrooms and meets the demands of the modern private patient for comfort and privacy. 

All the areas provide an excellent environment for doctors, nurses and allied health staff to assist patients to achieve optimal health care outcomes.

In the field of cardiac medicine, having everything on site means we can attend to patients' needs quickly and efficiently, saving precious minutes and, ultimately save more lives.  We have a remarkable team of doctors and nurses and dedicated support staff who have an unwavering commitment to patient care.

Orthopaedic Service
Our orthopaedic surgeons specialise in arthroscopic procedures, joint replacement surgery and sports injuries.

Neurosurgical Service
South Australia's largest provider of neurosurgical services. Our surgeons and patients are supported with state of the art technology. This technology is known as the O-Arm and is only one of five in Australia and the first in the state. It provides patients requiring high risk spinal and orthopaedic surgery with the ultimate in 3D images during and after surgery.

Level 3 Intensive Care Unit
The hospital has a fully equipped Level 3 Intensive Care Unit with doctors on duty 24 hours a day to provide support or emergency care if required.

Operating Theatres
Eight operating theatres equipped to manage major highly specialised through to minor procedures including colonoscopy and endoscopy procedures.

Day Surgery Unit
Wakefield Surgicentre, a modern free standing day surgery located one block from the hospital at 316 Wakefield Street, Adelaide.

Pastoral Care Service
Calvary Wakefield Hospital has a strong commitment to caring for the physical, emotional and spiritual needs of patients and their families.  The Pastoral Care staff are committed to the spiritual wellbeing of patients.  Members of the clergy visit on a regular basis from a wide range of denominations and visits can be arranged through the Pastoral Care team.

The Hospital Chapel, located to the left of Lyons Ward and is open 24 hours a day.  Patients and family are welcome to visit any time for reflection or prayer.  Service times are posted on the chapel door.  Mass is held on the third Thursday of the month at 11.00 am and an Ecuminical Services is held every Wednesday at 11.00 a.m.