Who we are

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St Andrew’s War Memorial Hospital is a 250 bed not-for-profit private hospital based in Spring Hill, Brisbane. It has an unrivalled reputation and extensive history of best practice clinical outcomes. Part of UnitingCare Health, St Andrew’s is known for “First class treatment, World class results” in all areas of healthcare. This is achieved by attracting the best medical practitioners, providing them with excellent resources and meticulously auditing our patient outcomes.

St Andrew’s has been providing healthcare to patients since 1958. A $76 million redevelopment was completed in 2009 that resulted in world class facilities including new visiting medical practitioner rooms, a day surgery unit, new operating theatres, state-of-the-art intensive care facilities, new in-patient rehabilitation services and a new day rehabilitation gymnasium.

As a leader in technology and innovation, St Andrew’s War Memorial Hospital not only has one of the highest acuity rates of Australian hospitals but is renowned for its excellence in the areas of:

  • cardiac services
  • orthopaedics
  • neurosurgery
  • rehabilitation

St Andrew’s War Memorial Hospital has an emergency centre on site which is staffed by highly qualified emergency specialists, medical officers and nurses. The emergency centre operates 24/7 providing a full range of emergency care.

St Andrew’s War Memorial Hospital is also well known for its centres of excellence that include:

  • The Pelvic Medicine Centre
  • APCN – The Asia Pacific Centre for Neuromodulation

St Andrew’s War Memorial Hospital does not receive federal or state government support for the vital services we provide. We rely on the generous support of individuals, groups and organisations. This support enables us to continue to provide excellent health care for our patients.

Beds and facilities

Beds and facilities at St Andrew’s include:

St Andrew's Hybrid Theatre staff
Our new hybrid theatre was completed in April 2014, making St Andrew’s War Memorial Hospital the first private hospital in Queensland to have such a facility.

St Andrew's Hybrid Theatre op
The new hybrid theatre merges conventional operating theatre components with advanced imaging technology, enabling our surgeons to perform highly complex surgery in minimally invasive ways.


Specialties at St Andrew’s include cardiology and cardiac surgery, orthopaedics, neurosurgery (including deep brain stimulation), neurology, internal medicine, general surgery, gastroenterology, vascular surgery, ear, nose and throat (ENT), gynaecology, rehabilitation. urology and plastic surgery.

St Andrew’s War Memorial Hospital provides the best possible care and leadership in all spheres of activity of the hospital. We have earned a reputation as a first class hospital particularly for complex clinical procedures with one of the highest patient complexities in Australia.

St Andrew’s is a world leader in patient outcomes for many of our specialties. We achieve this by attracting the best staff and medical practitioners and carefully auditing and improving on the outcomes of our treatments. 

UnitingCare Health

We are part of UnitingCare Health (UCH), one of the largest not-for-profit private hospital groups in Queensland, which is a service group of UnitingCare Queensland, along with UnitingCare Community and Blue Care.

UCH administers The Wesley Hospital and St Andrew’s in Brisbane, Buderim Private Hospital on the Sunshine Coast and St Stephen’s Hospital in Hervey Bay.