Dr Nari Ahmadi is urologist and fellowship trained robotic urological oncologist. He offers treatments in general urological conditions including BPH, renal stones, vasectomy, circumcision, erectile dysfunction, prosthesis and men’s health, as well as open and minimally invasive (laparoscopic and robotic surgery) treatments for urological cancers. His practice is based on high standards of care, compassion and integrity, while maintaining the highest standards of surgery.
St George Private Hospital
Dr Anker is in specialist surgical practice with a specific interest in temporomandibular joint surgery, surgical correction of jaw/facial deformity and dento-alveolar surgery.
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
St George Private Hospital, Kareena Private Hospital
Respiratory, Respiratory and Sleep Medicine
Dr Con Archis has over 20years of experience in diagnosing and managing Respiratory Medicine Disorders, Sleep Medicine Disorders and General Medicine Disorders. He has a major interest in Interventional Pulmonology including bronchoscopy, transbronchial biopsies, endobronchial ultrasound guided transbronchial fine needle aspiration (EBUS-TBNA), medical pleuroscopy and bronchial thermoplasty. He also has an interest in respiratory physiology reporting complex lung function and cardiopulmonary exercise testing.
General Medicine, Respiratory and Sleep Medicine
Dr Aslan graduated through the University of Sydney, and performed his Urology training locally. He then performed his Fellowship at Duke University, USA.
General Surgery, Hepatic and Biliary Surgery
Ear Nose and Throat, Head and Neck Surgery, Paediatric Surgery
Dr Biggs has a special interest and expertise in minimally invasive surgery og the shoulder and knee
Orthopaedic Surgery - Hip and Knee, Orthopaedic Surgery - Shoulders and Upper Limb, Orthopaedics
Cardiology, Cardiology - Interventional
Associate Professor Paul Bird (FRACP, PhD, Grad Dip MRI)
Paul Bird is a Rheumatologist in private practice and ?a Conjoint A/Professor at the University of New South Wales. In addition to his clinical duties, he is the Director of Optimus Clinical Research, a clinical research center undertaking Phase 2, 3 and 4 trials of novel agents for the treatment of rheumatic diseases.
He has completed a Post Graduate Diploma in Magnetic Resonance Imaging (RMIT University) and his PhD thesis (University of NSW) examined the feasibility, reliability and validity of MRI as an outcome measure in patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA). He maintains ongoing participation in research projects examining the application of Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) in inflammatory arthritis.
Obstetrics and Gynaecology
Endocrine Surgery, Head and Neck Surgery
Dr Cario has been an Obsterician and Gynaecologist in the St George Area for many years. He is the head of the Advanced Gynaecological Laoarodcopy Unit at St George hospital and Director of the Sydney Women’s Endosurgery Centre and the St George Urodynamics Centre. He now specialises in Gynaecology and in particular his subspecialty interest in Urogynaecology, Laparoscopic Pelvic Floor and incontinence surgery, Urodynamics and Robotic surgery
Gynaecology, Obstetrics and Gynaecology
Dr Chan is a Staff Specialist in Cardiology and Cardiac Electrophysiology at Royal Prince Alfred Hospital and a Clinical Senior Lecturer at the University of Sydney Medical School. He has completed National Heart Foundation funded PhD studies on vascular disease at the University of Sydney, followed by a 2 year postdoctoral clinical and research fellowship in Cardiac Electrophysiology at Loyola University Medical Center, Chicago, USA, under the mentorship of Prof David Wilber. Dr Chan performs the full range of procedures required for management of heart rhythm disorders including ablation procedures for supraventricular tachycardia, atrial fibrillation and ventricular tachycardia, and pacemaker and defibrillator implants.
Prof Chapman is Clinical Director of IVF Australia Southern Sydney. He is one of the most experienced fertility subspecialists in Australia with over 3000 babies resulting from his care. His other interests include PCO , Recurrent M/C, Hirsutism,Menopause.
He has nearly 200 publications in his field and speaks nationally and internationally at conferences. He is currently President of the Fertility Society of Australia. He is Clinical Director of Women's and Childrens Health at St George Public and Executive Clinical Director at the Royal Hospital for Women.
Bariatric - Obesity Surgery, Gastroenterology, General Surgery
St George Private Hospital, Kareena Private Hospital, Wollongong Private Hospital
Orthopaedic Surgery - Hip and Knee, Orthopaedics
Dr Hank Chen is a consultant gastroenterologist and hepatologist specializing in gastrointestinal and liver disorders. Hi specialist interests include bowel cancer screening, peptic ulcer disease, inflammatory bowel disease, and liver disease.
Breast Surgery, Endocrine Surgery, General Surgery
Dr. Chidiac has more than thirty years experience in General Paediatrics.
He trained at Sydney University, Sydney Children Hospital, Randwick with further training at Guys hospital in London [UK] and Toronto Hospital for Sick Children[Canada].
he has had VMO appointments at Sydney children hospital and Canterbury hospital as well as private hospitals in Sydney.
Oncology, Medical Oncology
Laparoscopic gynaecologic surgeon, specialist in endometriosis
I have been the Director of Interventional Radiology at St George Private Hospital since 1998. I work with a dedicated team of Interventional nurses, radiographers and secretaries.
I provide clinical consultancy for patients with peripheral vascular disease, scrotal varicocoele, pelvic venous congestion (ovarian vein incompetence), malignant live disease, uterine fibroids, and acute osteoporotic spinal fractures. I implant venous ports for patients requiring chemotherapy.
I have vast experience with angiography, endovascular interventions such as stent placement, arterial and venous embolization, venous access, interventional urology and with interventional oncology.
Head and Neck Surgery
Obstetrics, Obstetrics and Gynaecology
Director of Southside Paediatrics,a large group practice in Kareena Rd Miranda
St George Private Hospital, Kareena Private Hospital, Kingsway Day Surgery
Philip Craig is an experienced gastroenterologist with particular expertise in interventional endoscopy. He is appointed to both St George Private Hospital and St George Public Hospital and is a Conjoint Associate Professor at UNSW.
Gynaecology, Obstetrics, Obstetrics and Gynaecology
Bariatric - Obesity Surgery, General Surgery, Hepatic and Biliary Surgery
Experienced obstetrician and gynaecologist with an emphasis on quality care
Medical Oncologist with over 25 years of clinical and research experience in the US and Australia
Geriatric Medicine, Respiratory
1. World authority on metabolic bone disorders, hospital based histomorphometry and Outpatient Vertebroplasty Program at St George Private Hospital linked with Dr William Clarke
2. Experience in thyroid disorders including RAI treatment for thyroid cancer through the St George Public Hospital Nuclear Medicine Division.
3. Office based thyroid ultrasonography
4. Associated with the Diabetes Education Centre and insulin stabilisation program at St George Public Hospital
5. Affiliation with Neurosurgery and Stereotactic Radiotherapy department at St George Public and Private Hospitals .
Endocrinology, General Medicine
Orthopaedic Surgery - Hand, Orthopaedics
Dr Diwan Spine is a spine dedicated surgical specialty clinic with a network of non-operative treatment providers. He uses a step-wise approach for common degenerative problems of the spine starting with simple non-operative solutions first and then to complex spinal reconstruction if required using the hospital's dedicated computer-aided navigation and neuro-physiological monitoring systems. He is readily available to practitioners to answer their queries and facilitate integrated spinal care of patients.
Orthopaedic Surgery - Spinal Surgery, Orthopaedics
Dr Norbert Doeuk is a Specialist Urological Surgeon with extensive experience in the field of minimally invasive Robotic and laparoscopic surgery for the treatment of cancer and other general urological conditions.
Professor El-Omar has a particular interest in the investigation and management of any aspect of luminal adult gastroenterology. He also has unique expertise in the gut microbiome, dyspepsia and Helicobacter related diseases.
General Surgery, Vascular Surgery
Dr Epstein has over 25 years experience in the care of newborns, infants and children. He has extensive experience in gastroesophageal reflux and cows milk protein intolerance and sleep and settling issues in infants supported by his links to Tresillian and Sydney Children's Hospital, Randwick.
Ear Nose and Throat, Head and Neck Surgery, Oncology
Dr Leah Gellert is a female consultant Gastroenterologist based in Sydney’s East and South Eastern Suburbs. Dr Gellert is part of South Eastern Gastroenterology and consults from rooms in Bondi Junction and Kogarah.
Dr Peter Gottlieb is a well-known specialist gastroenterologist with extensive experience in the diagnosis and treatment of gastrointestinal disorders.
Dr Simon Greenberg has tertiary level experienced in the management of complicated ear disease including cochlear implantation, facial nerve disorders and skull base tumours. He has both private and public hospital appointments at St George Private Hospital, St George Public Hospital, Sutherland Public Hospital and Liverpool Public Hospitals. He treats both adult and paediatric patients.
Ear Nose and Throat
Clinical Associate Dean, St George and Sutherland Clinical School, UNSW
Professor of Medicine
Consultant Gastroenterologist, St George Public and Private Hospitals
Past President, Gastroenterological Society of Australia
Longstanding clinical and research interest in intestinal inflammation and its treatment
Dr Karen Harris is trained as an Obstetrician/Gynaecologist and has been practising at St George Private Hospital since 2000. She also holds an appointment at UNSW as Lecturer with the School of Women's and Children's Health. Dr Harris also does public work at Bankstown Hospital.
Fertility - IVF, Obstetrics and Gynaecology
Medical Oncologist and UNSW clinical academic with a clinical interest in breast and urological cancers.
Excellence in Adult and Paediatric Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery
Orthopaedic Surgery - Hand, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
Many years of experience in the St George area and at the Children's Hospital at Westmead. Competent in all areas of paediatric ophthalmology, and in adult squint.
Regular operating list at St George Private Hospital.
Ear Nose and Throat, Head and Neck Surgery
Dr Hui is a gastroenterologist and hepatologist experienced in managing complex gastroenterological and liver conditions. He has a PhD in hepatology. He performs more than 2000 endoscopic procedures annually. He has expertise in advanced interventional endoscopic techniques, including endoscopic resection of advanced polyps and mucosal resection of early malignancy.
St George Private Hospital, Kingsway Day Surgery
General and Colorectal Surgeon specialising in all laparoscopic and open general and colorectal surgical procedures.
Colorectal Surgery, General Surgery
Special Needs Dentist.
Dentistry for adults with special needs, dental phobia, neuro-degenerative and cognitive disorders, and those who are medically compromised.
Bariatric - Obesity Surgery, General Surgery, Upper Gastro Intestinal Surgery
Orthopaedic Surgery - Foot and Ankle, Orthopaedics
Gynaecology, Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Urogynaecologist
Dr Kate Kavanagh-Patel is an Obstetrician and Gynaecologist who works at St George Private and Public Hospitals. Kate is currently seeing patients with a wide range of gynaecological problems including menstrual disorders, contraception, abnormal bleeding, ovarian cysts, uterine fibroids, pelvic pain and endometriosis, abnormal PAP smear/cervical screening results, prolapse, infertility and miscarriage.
Kate will begin private obstetric practice in 2019.
I am a UK trained Obstetrician and Gynaecologist, and moved to Australia in 2009 as clinical director at Gosford hospital. I then moved down to Sydney in 2012 and am a VMO at St George Hospital, as well as practising in IVF, menopause, PCOS, reproductive endocrinology, and general gynaecology including menstrual problems and colposcopy in various clinics in Sydney.
Dr Samuel Kim is Australian trained specialist Maxillofacial surgeon with both medical and dental degrees from New South Wales and Queensland. He also has a Masters in Medicine degree in medical research.
Cosmetic Surgery, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
Dr Adrian Knox (MBBS.FRACS) graduated from the University of New South Wales in 1980 and completed his specialist training in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery in 1990 .
Dr Knox undertook further overseas fellowships in Scotland and England, as well as training in Europe and the USA. He returned to Australia in 1992 and in 1993 established the St George & Sutherland Plastic Surgery Centre which marks 25 years in practice in 2018.
Dr Knox works closely with the bariatric surgical unit at St George Private Hospital.
He is a Visiting Medical Officer at St George Public and is accredited to also operate at
- St George Private Hospital
- Aesthetic Day Surgery, Kogarah
- Kareena Private Hospital in Caringbah.
Neurosurgery, Spine Surgery
Our specialised team focuses on providing a comprehensive approach to joint replacement and to joint reconstructive surgery, involving extensive preoperative preparation combined with early mobilisation and pain management.
Dr Kotronakis is a fully qualified plastic and reconstructive surgery with a special interest in hand and skin cancer surgery. He is one of only a few plastic surgeons that offers Mohs skin cancer surgery. Dr Kotronakis is a local to Sydney's south, and has appointments at St George private and public hospitals, in addition to Royal Prince Alfred Hospital. He is highly respected by his colleagues and regularly teaches training plastic surgeons.
Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
Dr Krishnan graduated with MBBS from the University of Sydney and after completing his general specialty training, took up Post-graduate Fellowships in Reproductive Medicine and Surgery. During this time, he also gained experience in Laparoscopic Surgery and Management of High-risk Pregnancies.
Dr Krishnan is a Fellow of the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists, and is also a member of both the Fertility Society of Australia and the Australian Gynaecological Endoscopy Society. As an Obstetrician, he understands the need for dedicated, personalised and continuous care for IVF pregnancies from Conception to Confinement.
He is a Conjoint lecturer at UNSW and is involved in educational programs for both medical students and practitioners.
Fertility - IVF, Obstetrics, Obstetrics and Gynaecology
General Medicine, Rheumatology
Dr Lacey is a Supportive and Palliative Care specialist with over 20 years experience working with patients living with cancer and life limiting illness. Her interest is in keeping people living well with cancer , integrative Oncology and providing Palliatve and supportive care to outpatients and inpatients with cancer and incurable illness to have good symptom control . On the wards she works with the multidisciplinary team to improve patient care, supportive discharge planning . In the outpatient setting her focus is on keeping people living well with cancer, supporting people to remain well and receive the best symptom management possible. Judith has a close relationship with the local community Palliatve Care nurses to ensure joint care and timely response when appropriate.
Dr Lam is an Orthopaedic Surgeon who specialises in foot and ankle disorders. Dr Lam has particular expertise in keyhole minimally invasive bunion correction surgery and sports related injuries of the foot and ankle including the latest techniques in arthroscopic (keyhole) surgery and cartilage transplantation in the ankle. His other clinical interests include reconstructive surgery for arthritis (including big toe and ankle replacement surgery) and tendon disorders of the foot and ankle .
St George Private Hospital, Kingsway Day Surgery, Kareena Private Hospital
Dr Lemech is a vascular, endovascular and renal transplant surgeon.
He is familiar with the management of all forms of arterial, venous and lymphatic disease. He is involved in access for anterior lumbar interbody fusion procedures.
Dr Brett Levin is a specialist Ear Nose and Throat Surgeon with interests in paediatric ENT as well as nose and sinus disorders.
WL is a medical oncologist and clinical pharmacologist with a sub-specialty interest in gastrointestinal cancer and in particular peritoneal surface malignancy
Dr Lim is fully-trained in General Surgery but has a special interest in Breast Surgery, in particular Breast Reconstruction (Oncoplastic Surgery). She plays an active role in surgical education as an ASSET skills instructor and conjoint lecturer at the University of Western Sydney. She has presented research at COSA (Clinical Oncology Society of Australia) and ASBD (Association of Breast Diseases) conferences.
Infectious Diseases, Respiratory and Sleep Medicine
Colorectal Surgery, Gastroenterology, General Surgery
Dr Greg Lvoff is a graduate in both Medicine and Dentistry from Sydney University. He subsequently completed advanced surgical training in Ear Nose and Throat/Head and Neck Surgery with further training in Maxillofacial Surgery.
Dr Lvoff is the only ENT surgeon in New South Wales to hold a public teaching hospital appointment in both ENT and Maxillofacial Surgery at St George Public Hospital.
His special interests are snoring and sleep apnoea surgery, for children and adults.
Dr Lvoff has lectured extensively on dentofacial growth and development secondary to nasal obstruction in children.
Ear Nose and Throat, Head and Neck Surgery, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Oncology, Palliative Care
Bariatric - Obesity Surgery, General Surgery
A specialist physician in clinical haematology with particular interest in nutritional deficiency anaemias, myeloproliferative neoplasms and indolent/ low-grade lymphoproliferative disorders and plasma cell dyscrasias.
Dr Martin would be delighted to be part of your care team. Her main interests are helping people who have difficulty falling pregnant and delivering babies.
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
Among the many vascular procedures Dr McMullin performs are endovascular surgery, the repair of aortic aneurysms, cerebrovascular surgery, treatment of peripheral arterial disease, varicose veins, thoracic outlet syndrome, pelvic congestion (OVI), compartment syndrome, leg ulcers and more.
Neil Merrett Is the Foundation Professor of Surgery, Western Sydney University Australia.. He is a Specialist Upper GI Surgeon, District Director of Surgery and Head Upper GI Surgery for South Western Sydney Local Health District. He has an extensive interest in the development of databases and protocol driven patient cares and outcomes for malignancy and the development of personalised treatment programmes for patients with Upper GI malignancies . He is a Board Member and member ANZGOSA, Member of ANZHPBA, member NSW State Surgical Taskforce; member Surgical Optimisation Working Party for NSW Cancer Institute:. Academic portfolio includes over 100 peer reviewed publications, 3500 citations, H index 23, 75 published abstracts, 80 posters and 70 presentations to scientific meetings
Gastroenterology, General Surgery
Trent provides pregnancy care ranging from women who have the expectation of a natural normal birth, to those with conditions or problems that may need a little bit more help.
Bio for KM
Professor Kate Moore is the head of department of urogynaecology at UNSW, which provides clinical services at St George, Sutherland and Royal Women's Hospitals. With the collaboration of AProf David Lubowski and Dr Bill Lynch, she established the Pelvic Floor Unit at St George Hospital in 1992, which has grown from 400 patient annual attendances to over 7,200 annual patient visits; now the largest combined service in the southern hemisphere.
Hundreds of medical and nursing students (from UNSW and UTS) have trained in the department, as well as numerous Honours, ILP and PhD students, yielding 137 peer reviewed publications and three textbooks.
Respiratory physician at St George Hospital and St George Private Hospital, Senior Lecturer University of NSW Medical Faculty. Honours graduate University of Sydney, Fellow of Royal Australasian College Physicians, Member of Thoracic Society of Australia and New Zealand, Director of Bronchoscopy at St George Hospital.
Current Clinical Examiner for the Royal Australasian College of Physicians.
Shoulder surgeon specialising in arthroscopic methods to repair and restore damaged ligaments and tendons.
Orthopaedic Surgery - Shoulders and Upper Limb, Orthopaedics
Prof O'Connor is a practising generalist obstetrician and gynaecologist with a research background in perinatology-high risk obstetrics.. He is currently Professor and Head of Discipline in Western Sydney University. He has qualifications in child health,ultrasound, colpocopy and urodynamics as well as Health Law and Forensic Medicine. He practises as an expert witness in medical negligence cases as well as criminal matters such as sexual assault and childhood sexual abuse. His teaching interests include training undergraduates in the management of sexual assault and domestic violence.
Paediatrics, Respiratory and Sleep Medicine
Consultant Urological Surgeon specialising in the management of prostate cancer, robotic surgery and prostatic obstruction. Extensive experience in minimally invasive kidney stone treatment.
Dr Paven is a gastroenterologist & hepatologist with a strong interest in medical education, inflammatory bowel diseases & liver disease. He completed his medical degree at the University of New South Wales (Sydney), graduating with honours in 2001 before undertaking postgraduate physician training in gastroenterology & hepatology at Royal Prince Alfred Hospital. He has a Masters degree in medical education and is currently the Co-Director of Physician Training at St George Hospital, member of the Royal Australasian College of Physicians National Examining Panel for the FRACP Specialists Exams and a Conjoint Senior Lecturer in Medicine for the University of NSW.
Highly experienced in minimally invasive surgery for colorectal diseases.
Also performing colonoscopy, gastroscopy and hernia surgery.
Dr Kim Phan-Thien specialises in minimally invasive and robotic techniques for the management of colorectal and pelvic floor conditions.
Dr Prasan is a senior staff specialist in Cardiology at St George Hospital for over 15 years. He specialises in interventional cardiology together with pacing. Additionally, he practices in all aspects of non invasive cardiology including echocardiography. He consults in rooms in all aspects of cardiology both in rooms at St George Private Hospital and at Southern Cardiology in Miranda.
General Medicine, Haematology
Orthopaedic Surgery - Foot and Ankle, Orthopaedic Surgery - Hip and Knee, Orthopaedic Surgery - Shoulders and Upper Limb, Orthopaedics, Sports Medicine
I am an Orthopaedic Surgeon with over 20 years experience in all facets of orthopaedics, i.e. hip and knee joint replacements, sports knee injuries, trauma. I am familiar with the latest developments and techniques in all areas of orthopaedics.
I am a "NO GAP" Orthopaedic Surgeon.
Gynaecological Oncology, Gynaecology
Specialist laparoscopic gynaecologist with over 20 years experience
Orthopaedic Surgery - Hip and Knee, Orthopaedic Surgery - Spinal Surgery, Orthopaedics
Dr Rowden is a senior orthopaedic specialist. His areas of interest include knee surgery, unicompartmental Arthroplasty surgery and epidemiology of knee osteoarthritis.
Dr James Roy is an Interventional Cardiologist who also works at St George Public Hospital. Dr Roy has broad-based and high-level expertise in all branches of cardiology. His major subspecialty interest is in coronary angiography and all types of percutaneous coronary intervention including chronic total occlusions.
Dr Amira Sanki is an Australian born plastic surgeon with a special interest in body and facial contouring after massive weight loss. She is one of only a handful of female plastic surgeons in Sydney, and has an all female surgical team at St George private hospital. She is a board member of the Australasian Society of Aesthetic Plastic surgeons, and is highly respected by her peers. Dr Sanki has a strong commitment to providing her patients and her community with the highest standards in plastic surgery care.
VMO St George Private and Public Hospitals
Designated Surgeon Breast Screen St George Illawarra
Head of Department Breast and Endocrine Surgery St George Hospitals
Breast Surgery, General Surgery
Endocrinology, Geriatric Medicine
Dr Soni Stephen is a specialist paediatric dentist and and maintains a specialist private practice in Miranda NSW. He is a Clinical Senior Lecturer at University of Sydney and a Fellow of Royal Australasian College of Dental Surgeons. Dr Stephen is also a Fellow of the International College of Dental Surgeons and Academy of Dentistry International. Dr Stephen is interested in all aspects of paediatric oral health, including prevention and management of dental caries, behaviour management, pulp therapy, management of acute dento-alveolar trauma in children and young adults. He also provides oral surgical procedures such as removal of supernumerary and impacted teeth, exposure and ligation of impacted teeth and frenectomies and orthodontic services.
A/Prof Talbot specialises in Bariatric surgery, Upper GI surgery and therapeutic endoscopy. He has a special interest in robotic surgery, Gastroscopy & ERCP, swallowing disorders, laparoscopic hernia repair and bariatric surgery.
Bariatric - Obesity Surgery, Upper Gastro Intestinal Surgery
Dr Leana Teston is a fully qualified Australian trained female Plastic, Reconstructive & Cosmetic Surgeon with over 22 years experience.
Dr David Thomas has a practice that focuses on the care of people with gastro – intestinal, Neuroendocrine (NET) and CNS (Brain) cancers. He has a special interest in looking after patients with cancers of the colon, pancreas and biliary tract and stomach and oesophagus. He is part of a Neuroendocrine Tumour (NET) Clinic and Multi-disciplinary team that provides treatment and care for people across NSW.
Breast Surgery, Endocrine Surgery
Dr Matthew Yalizis is an orthopaedic surgeon who specialises in all aspects of trauma and reconstructive shoulder and elbow surgery.
Dr Sarah Yong is an orthopaedic hand surgeon. She obtained her medical degree from the University of New South Wales, in combination with a medical science degree, in 2004. She qualified as an orthopaedic surgeon in New South Wales in 2015, and obtained further subspecialty training in hand surgery in Sydney and London. Besides elective hand surgery, she also has experience in managing hand and wrist trauma.