Bringing new life to the Braemar courtyard
While Braemar was closed for the Christmas break, a transformation was taking place on the upper floor.Read More... "Bringing new life to the Braemar courtyard"
Patu Donated by David and John Young
New Cafe Opens at Braemar
A new café has opened at Braemar serving a range of hot and cold drinks, light snacks and fruit.Read More... "New Cafe Opens at Braemar"
Braemar Supports the Pink Walk
Braemar hospital has been an enthusiastic supporter of the Waikato Breast Cancer Trust’s Pink Walk for many years. Last year the hospital agreed to be the Gold sponsor of the walk joining many other Waikato organisations supporting the cause as Silver and Bronze sponsors.Read More... "Braemar Supports the Pink Walk"
Stage Two Official Opening
Stage 2 of the new Braemar Hospital was officially opened on 28 September 2012 by John and David Young, sons of founder Sister Frances YoungRead More... "Stage Two Official Opening"
Braemar has launched its spring summer menu.
Braemar has launched its spring summer menu.Read More... "Braemar has launched its spring summer menu. "
Surgeon sidelined for shoulder reconstruction
Braemar surgeon Ian Campbell has been sidelined for at least four months while he recovers from an acute shoulder reconstruction.Read More... "Surgeon sidelined for shoulder reconstruction"
Braemar Launches Autumn/Winter Menu
Venetia Sherson finds much to tempt the taste buds on Braemar’s new autumn/winter menu…Read More... "Braemar Launches Autumn/Winter Menu"
Celebrating 85 Years
Braemar Hospital is celebrating its 85th birthday this year. To mark the occasion, we would like people to send in their memories of the hospital during its early years in Hamilton. Two people who had an early association with the hospital were John and Sally Coles from Karapiro. This is their story…Read More... "Celebrating 85 Years"
Head Chef Louise Chidlow
'Hip Op' Builder’s Neat Gadget Stops the Crutches Sliding Away
Using crutches after a hip replacement operation at Hamilton’s Braemar Hospital some months ago almost drove builder Graham Campion to distraction – By Mike Blake, WBN.Read More... "'Hip Op' Builder’s Neat Gadget Stops the Crutches Sliding Away"
Mr Steve McChesney
Patient's Bright Idea Changes Lives
Graham Campion had a bright idea while he was recovering from a hip operation at Braemar Hospital. In this story, which appeared in the Waikato Times, he talks about an invention that will make the lives of other patients easier... A routine hip replacement has changed the life of Hamilton builder Graham Campion in more ways than one.Read More... "Patient's Bright Idea Changes Lives"
Braemar Hospital again offers free surgery for children
Braemar Hospital again offers free surgery for children to the value of $50,000. GPs are being asked to nominate children for free surgery at Braemar Hospital. For the third time Braemar HospitalRead More... "Braemar Hospital again offers free surgery for children"
Patient’s Eye View of Braemar Hospital
The Braemar Experience… This is a first person – patient’s eye view of Braemar Hospital. Yes, it was me trundling in there early one morning full of trepidation over the ‘operation’ I was about to have performed on my leg – By Mike Blake, WBN.Read More... "Patient’s Eye View of Braemar Hospital"
Orthopaedic Surgeon, Richard Willoughby
As an orthopaedic surgeon, Richard Willoughby has seen people with terrible injuries. He says it is extremely rewarding to help them on the road to recovery. "The body is amazingly clever in its ability to heal itself. Our job, as orthopaedic surgeons, is to help it (the body) do that. It's extraordinary how the body can be straightened out. All we aim to do to hold bones straight while they heal," he says.Read More... "Orthopaedic Surgeon, Richard Willoughby"
Professor Ian Campbell
Braemar Supports the Hamilton Pink Walk
Braemar staff got into the spirit of the Pink Walk and dressed inRead More... "Braemar Supports the Hamilton Pink Walk"
Braemar Sings the Blues
Click the link to read about Braemar's prostate cancer fundraising activitiesRead More... "Braemar Sings the Blues"
Team Approach to Breast Cancer at Braemar
Braemar Hospital surgeons say new surgical techniques offer women with breast cancerbetter chances of survival and an enhanced self-image.Read More... "Team Approach to Breast Cancer at Braemar"
Mr Julian White
Mr Chris Holdaway
Free Surgery for Children at Braemar
For the second time in two years Braemar Hospital is offering surgery free-of-charge to Waikato children.Read More... "Free Surgery for Children at Braemar"
Braemar Hospital leading the way
One year on from opening and Braemar Hospital is treating more patients than ever.Read More... "Braemar Hospital leading the way"
Dr Jim Brooker
Mr Jose Roman
Four tiny incisions is all it takes.Read More... "Mr Jose Roman"
Dr Hugh Clarkson
Braemar Open Day
Our new hospital was officially opened by Mrs Mary Clarkson on 8 August 2009.Read More... "Braemar Open Day "
It is fantastic to be settled into – and enjoying - our new hospital!Read More... "We’ve arrived!"
Braemar supports the community
Braemar staff compete in the Chiefs Bed Race. The bed race is a regular fund raising event for the Chiefs official charity.Read More... "Braemar supports the community"