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#1 Lily-bee

Posted 21 February 2013 - 10:53 AM

Hi All,

I am currently only nearly 5 weeks but have been informed if I don't get in early the obstetrician I choose may not be available. So have come to seek some wisdom from you lovely lot.

I live in the Northern Suburbs and ideally would like to give birth at either Joondalup or Glengarry as a Private Patient. Has anyone had positive/negative experiences at either of these hospitals and could you share those with me?

Also, what obstetrician did you use and would you recommend them?

This is my first so I really have no idea.

Thank you in advance.

#2 littlesuzie

Posted 22 February 2013 - 09:14 PM


Edited by littlesuzie, 17 March 2013 - 02:09 PM.

#3 ers77

Posted 22 February 2013 - 09:50 PM


Edited by ers77, 01 March 2013 - 03:56 PM.

#4 goldilachs

Posted 22 February 2013 - 10:02 PM

I've had 3 children born at Joondalup, all great experiences.  My last baby was only a couple of months ago and I had her at Glengarry, I chose Glengarry because of the sheer hell that is parking at Joondalup Health Campus, parking is plentiful at Glengarry and freeeeee original.gif

I was so impressed with the level of care at Glengarry, I really wish I'd had all of mine there

#5 littlesuzie

Posted 23 February 2013 - 09:38 AM


Edited by littlesuzie, 17 March 2013 - 02:09 PM.

#6 Lily-bee

Posted 25 February 2013 - 04:32 PM

QUOTE (littlesuzie @ 22/02/2013, 10:14 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
I'm having my 3rd baby at Joondalup Private. They have nearly finished building the brand new private hospital there and that is due to open next month (March). Have not seen it yet but the midwives tell me it is lovely. There are only three obs that deliver at Joondalup private, all female and all lovely. Feel free to PM me if you would like more info...good luck!

Hi littlesuzie,

Tried to send you a PM but it didn't work for some reason. Can you give me more info about your experience at Joondalup as a private patient.

Also, who did you have as an OB? I have been recommended Dr Margo.


#7 littlesuzie

Posted 28 February 2013 - 04:44 PM


Edited by littlesuzie, 17 March 2013 - 02:08 PM.

#8 *Natski82*

Posted 28 February 2013 - 09:26 PM

personally I would go Joondalup. I have had great care at Joondalup and they have alot more Dr's on after hours if needed.

#9 Glr-r

Posted 28 February 2013 - 10:42 PM

Birthed at both, liked both but prefer Ob's at Joondalup

#10 littlesuzie

Posted 01 March 2013 - 04:13 PM


Edited by littlesuzie, 17 March 2013 - 02:07 PM.

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