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Fluvax 2018

Influenza, more commonly known as the "flu", is highly contagious and pregnant women can become very sick with increased complications. Symptoms include high fever, sore throat, co.. read the whole article

Grattan Street Closure

Due to the construction of the Melbourne Metro Rail, your travel to and from the Women’s may be affected so please allow extra time for your journey. As of Monday .. read the whole article

Endometriosis Awareness Month

March is Endometriosis Awareness Month. Dr Kym Jansen and Dr Sarah Holdsworth-Carson, a researcher from the University of Melbourne were invited to talk on ABC radio 'Afternoons' with Clare Bowdit.. read the whole article

Women's AFL Sponsorship

Women's Obstetric and Gynaecology Specialists are proud to support women in sport. As part of our ongoing commitment to supporting the community, we are proud to sponsor a young woman, Erin Bu.. read the whole article

Ovarian Cancer Run

Three of our doctors participated in the recent 'We Can Walk It Out' fun run organised by The Women's Foundation. The walk/run raises awareness for the terrible disease that affects so many young .. read the whole article

Introducing Dr Pip Costley

Dr Pip Costley has joined our team in 2017. Dr Pip Costley developed a passion for obstetrics and gynaecology during her undergraduate medical training at Monash Univer.. read the whole article

Great Success Triathlon Pink

Dr Renee Wong competed in Triathlon Pink a few months ago raising awareness and funds for National Breast Cancer Foundation (NBCF). It was a great season for the organisers as they saw an.. read the whole article

Zika Virus and Pregnancy

Advice from the Department of Health website (updated 29 January 2016) There are concerns that pregnant women who become infected with Zika virus could transmit the disease to their unbor.. read the whole article

First Triathlon!

Dr Renee Wong competed in her first triathlon on Sunday 17th January 2016 at Triathlon Pink ( Albert Park. This event, supported by Ramsey Health, is an all female tri.. read the whole article

Influenza and Whooping Cough update

There has been so much on social media regarding immunizations particularly for pregnant women that we thought we should provide our patients an update on current recommendations: Seasonal I.. read the whole article

Women's Cancer Foundation Fundraising

Over the last few months, we have dedicated our fundraising efforts to The Women's Cancer Foundation (WCF). For our annual Christmas party, we invited our guests to wear a wig to show support. For.. read the whole article

WIGS@WOGS Christmas Party

This year we celebrated with colleagues at our fundraising Christmas Party with WIGS@WOGS being the theme. For every person who wore a wig on the night, we committed ourselves to donate $10 to th.. read the whole article

WIGS @ WOGS Christmas Fundraising

This Christmas we are dedicated to help support Women's Cancer Foundation (WCF) and raise much needed funds for research into ovarian cancer. This year at our annual Christmas function, we ask al.. read the whole article

AGES Conference in Perth

Dr Kym Jansen and Dr Renee Wong recently attended the AGES (Australasian Gynaecology Endoscopy Society ( conference in Perth 24-26 October. Topics discussed included compli.. read the whole article

A Very Special Afternoon Tea - Alola Foundation

The team at WOGS attended a Very Special Afternoon Tea at Windsor Hotel in support of Alola Foundation and their MILK campaign. Alola Foundation is a non-profit organisation founded by former Fir.. read the whole article

What is Prenatal Testing?

There is much information to absorb at your booking visit, so we ask you to consider some issues before you arrive. There are screening tests available now that predict the chance of your baby hav.. read the whole article

$5000 target reached!

Many thanks to everyone who has donated to this fantastic cause! The goal of $5000 has been reached but the more the better! Keep up the donations. Thanks!.. read the whole article

34 KMs to go!

Just did a 34 km training run. Six weeks to the big day. Didn't hurt until 31km ... Then it really did hurt! Don't forget to donate to the Women's Cancer Foundation (http://melbournemarathon2013.. read the whole article

Counting Down - 2 more weeks to go!

Completed last long-ish training run through Port Melbourne 2 days ago. Now for the taper I have been looking forward to. 2 more weeks to M-DAY! The donations are coming in thick and fast no.. read the whole article

Training in sunny Byron Bay!

34 km training run in Byron bay today. It's not feeling any easier but could have been the hotter weather - 4 more weeks to go! Don't forget to donate to the Women's Cancer Foundation (http://.. read the whole article

2 more months to go!

With the Melbourne Marathon just under 2 months away, training has definitely been increasing. I've been doing long distance runs on the weekend and now up to 30 km (that is almost 3 hours of runn.. read the whole article

Melbourne Marathon Challenge

Support Dr Kym Jansen in her Melbourne Marathon challenge! Donate on her Go Fundraising ( Women's Cancer Foundation (http://ww.. read the whole article