The Blood Unit

Integrated Haematology Service at Cabrini Hospital

03 9500 9345 Melbourne

About The Blood Unit

The Blood Unit is a Specialist Haematology Group Practice at Cabrini Medical Centre. Our Haematologists Dr Kirsten Herbert, A/Prof Melita Kenealy, Dr Michael Dickinson & 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 & Cabrini Brighton.
  • An Inpatient Haematology Service with a centralised 24 hour mobile number 0499 300 777 providing direct access to the Haematologist on duty.
  • A 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, & ongoing outpatient after-care, education and support.

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


Contact The Blood Unit

Cabrini Haematology & Oncology Centre
L2, 183 Wattletree Rd
Melbourne 3144 VIC

24 hour Inpatient Contact Number: Mobile 0499 300 777

03 9508 6014
Lvl 2, Ste 5, Cabrini Hospital Brighton
243 New St
Melbourne 3186 VIC

L2, 183 Wattletree Rd Melbourne VIC 3144 Australia