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The Blood Unit is a Specialist Haematology Group Practice at Cabrini Medical Centre. Our Haematologists Dr Kirsten HerbertA/Prof Melita KenealyDr Michael Dickinson and A/Prof Max Wolf, run a comprehensive, evidence based service to patients with a wide variety of blood conditions.

The Blood Unit provides:

  • Prompt access to Outpatient Haematology Appointments with extended consulting sessions at Cabrini Malvern and Cabrini Brighton.
  • A new Inpatient Haematology Service with a centralised mobile number 0499 300 777 providing direct access to the Haematologist on duty.
  • A new fortnightly ward service roster with daily consultant ward rounds and improved continuity of care.
  • A focus on evidence based practice, quality of communication and follow up.
  • Our Specialist Haematology Nurse for inpatient education, and ongoing outpatient after-care, education and support.

Our Specialist Haematologists practice at both Cabrini Malvern and Cabrini Brighton, with key academic and service provision links to Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre.

Recent News

Blood Cancer Awareness Month: Advice to live by

Approval of Acalabrutinib for relapsed/refractory CLL and SLL

CAR-T cell therapy is gaining momentum

Our Locations

Cabrini Haematology & Oncology Centre, Area E Level 2, 181-183 Wattletree Road, Malvern, Victoria, 3144, Australia

Cabrini Hospital Brighton - 243 New Street, Brighton, Victoria, 3186, Australia