Local Health Services

Wodonga has access to capital city standard health and medical facilities with a comprehensive range of services available to the community, meeting the needs of young and old alike. The Albury-Wodonga region has five well-equipped hospitals, including two public and three private hospitals, one of them a cancer treatment centre. Maternal and child health centres, specialist and diagnostic services, oncology, family counseling, meals on wheels and home help are but a few of the services available to Wodonga residents.

Continuing professional development seminars are held regularly in Wodonga, with multiple events offered each week in conjunction with the five local hospitals and the local division of General Practitioners. Research and academic development opportunities are available with the Albury-Wodonga campus of the University of New South Wales Rural Clinical School.

The following are some of the specialist services available locally:

  • Breast Care
  • Cardiology
  • Dialysis/ Renal
  • Drug and Alcohol
  • Ear, Nose and Throat
  • Endoscopy
  • Gastroenterology
  • General Medicine
  • General Surgery
  • Gynaecology
  • Lap Banding
  • Learning and Development Unit
  • Medical Imaging (MRI & CT)
  • Obstetrics
  • Oncology
  • Oral Maxillofacial Surgery
  • Opthalmology
  • Orthopaedics
  • Paediatric Surgery
  • Pain Management
  • Pathology
  • Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
  • Psychiatry
  • Radiology
  • Rehabilitation
  • Sleep Disorders Unit
  • Sports Medicine
  • Urology and Continence Services
  • Vascular Surgery

In addition, Albury-Wodonga is well-serviced by allied health practitioners.

Further information about the local Wodonga hospital can be found on their website: http://www.wrhs.org.au

Additional local medical facilities include:

A range of first-class schooling options are available in the Wodonga area. These include schools in the public, Catholic, Private and special education sectors as well as two university campuses, including the University of New South Wales Rural Clinical School, Faculty of Medicine campus, and a Clinical School of Nursing.