Saint James Hospital Zabbar
Established in 1984, Saint James Hospital, Zabbar, has since been offering multi-disciplinary treatments in a warm, welcoming environment. Although the smaller of the two main hospitals, it houses most of the latest medical and investigative state of the art equipment.
This highly successful Hospital gave birth to all the other Saint James Hospitals and Clinics and developed into the Saint James Hospital Group as it is today.
Its infrastructure and services offered include the following:
|6 PRIVATE ROOMS - all with ensuite bathroom/shower, air-conditioning, cable TV, mini-bar and direct dial telephone service.|
|2 MAIN OPERATING SUITES – fully equipped theatres catering for all types of surgery, including Keyhole, orthopaedic, general and cosmetic surgery.|
|MINOR THEATRE – catering for video endoscopies, minor surgeries, general and gynaecological surgery.|
|MATERNITY UNIT – offers a friendly familiar atmosphere, and a holistic approach. Mothers-to-be have the midwife of their chioce during labour and they can choose between conventional, natural or water birth methods.|
|RADIOLOGY DEPARTMENT – offers the latest digital radiography services. It is equipped for all types of general diagnostic radiography, including MRI scanning, spiral CT scanning, mammography, bone density, Doppler & ultrasound screening.|
|LABORATORY - using state of the art machinery ensuring a fast, efficient and reliable service. It performs general pathology tests and includes the only assisted conception laboratory on the island.|
|OUTPATIENT CLINICS - this department offers consultation services covering all medical specialities, including, physiotherapy, psychiatry, cardiology, gynaecoloy, ophthalmology and neurology.|
|4D ULTRASOUND MACHINE -this machine is unique in Malta and is mainly used for obstetrics and gynaecology. It allows expectant mothers to take home a video copy of their antenatal ultrasound scan as well as a clear 4D image of their unborn child.|
|CARDIAC & DIAGNOSTIC iNVESTIGATIONS – these include cardiovascular stress ECG, colour echocardiography with Doppler studies, holter monitoring, CT calcium scoring and EMG – a study of the nervous sytem. Also offerred is the Diagnostic Sleep Study for Sleep Apnoe detection – a condition which normally presents itself in the form of excessive snoring and uncontrolled tiredness.|
|24 hour IMMEDIATE MEDICAL CARE UNIT|
The Hospital is easily accessible by public transport.
Major international credit cards are accepted.