The Avenue Hospital
Orthopaedic Surgery - Hip and Knee, Orthopaedics
Fertility - IVF, Gynaecology
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Bariatric - Obesity Surgery, General Surgery
Ear Nose and Throat, Head and Neck Surgery
Ear Nose and Throat
Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
Fertility - IVF
Orthopaedic Surgery - Hip and Knee
Orthopaedic Surgery - Shoulders and Upper Limb, Orthopaedics
Orthopaedic Surgery - Spinal Surgery
Nick now practices 100% within the field of pain medicine. He
is an interventional pain specialist combining a multidisciplinary
team approach with advanced pain interventional techniques like
nerve and joint blocks, epidural injections, radiofrequency ablation,
pulsed radiofrequency, spinal cord stimulation and other advanced
Pain Medicine, Anaesthetics
Warringal Private Hospital, The Avenue Hospital
Nick now practices 100% within the field of pain medicine. He is an interventional pain specialist combining a multidisciplinary team approach with advanced pain interventional techniques like nerve and joint blocks, epidural injections, radiofrequency ablation, pulsed radiofrequency, spinal cord stimulation and other advanced neuromodulation techniques.
Orthopaedic Surgery - Hand, Orthopaedic Surgery - Shoulders and Upper Limb, Orthopaedics
General Surgery, Colorectal Surgery
Dr Tim Hucker is a Director and Co-Founder of Pain Specialists Australia (formerly Victoria Pain Specialists).Dr Hucker is a dual specialist in Pain Medicine and Anaesthesia having trained in the United Kingdom and Australia. His training has taken him through prestigious establishments such as Guy’s Hospital in London, The Royal Prince Alfred Hospital in Sydney and the Alfred Hospital in Melbourne. After obtaining his FFPMANZCA (pain specialist) and FRCA, FANZCA (UK and Australian specialist in anaesthesia qualifications) he settled in Melbourne.
Gynaecology, Fertility - IVF
General Medicine, Rheumatology
General Surgery, Bariatric - Obesity Surgery
Mr Andrew Packiyanathan is a general and upper gastrointestinal surgeon with a special interest in bariatric (weight loss) surgery. He also has an interest in upper GI endoscopy and has experience in therapeutic endoscopic procedures.
Bariatric - Obesity Surgery, General Surgery, Upper Gastro Intestinal Surgery
Orthopaedic Surgery - Shoulders and Upper Limb
Colorectal Surgery, General Surgery
Dr Tim Rutherford is a Melbourne dermatologist with a sub-specialisation in the field of detection and management of skin cancers.
Cardiology - Interventional
Orthopaedic Surgery - Foot and Ankle, Orthopaedics
Bariatric - Obesity Surgery
Mr Jacob Vanyai is a highly qualified specialist Upper GI and General Surgeon, with a particular interest in minimally invasive gastrectomy and hiatal hernia repair.
General Surgery, Upper Gastro Intestinal Surgery
Ray aims to see all new patients within days of a referral and all new
consultations are not hurried and at least 20 minutes in length.
He prides himself on the 4 As – Availability, Accountability, Affordability
Ray also speaks fluent Mandarin, Cantonese & Hakka.
General Surgery, Breast Surgery, Endocrine Surgery
Dr Lauren Young is a Fellow of the Australasian College of dermatologists.
She completed her dermatology training in Victoria and New South Wales,
and was the recipient of the Australasian College of Dermatologists’
travelling fellowship award for the most meritorious performance in their
annual national examinations. Lauren used this award to visit several major
hospitals in Canada and the USA to further her training.
Dr Young’s special interest lies in the surgical and non-surgical
management of skin cancers. Lauren has recently returned to Melbourne
City Dermatology and Kew Dermatology after completing a twelve-month
fellowship in Mohs surgery.
Mohs surgery represents a specialised surgical technique, which offers an
unparalleled cure rate for certain types of skin cancers. She speciali
Neurosurgery, Spine Surgery
Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Cosmetic Surgery