Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
North West Private Hospital
Gynaecology, Obstetrics, Obstetrics and Gynaecology
Ear Nose and Throat
Dr Tahir Chaudhry is an experienced and fully qualified specialist in the field of Clinical Immunology and Allergy with specialist qualifications from the UK and Australia.
Immunology and Allergy, Allergist
Dr. Sam Chopra is an Australian trained Urological Surgeon working at
North West private hospital. He has special interest in minimally invasive
and robotic surgical techniques to treat conditions of the urogenital tract.
Orthopaedic Surgery - Hip and Knee, Orthopaedics
Dr Ben Dodd is a General Surgeon with subspecialty interest in laparoscopic upper gastrointestinal (oesophagogastric) and bariatric surgery.
After growing up in Brisbane and completing a Bachelor of Science degree, Ben graduated in Medicine from the University of Queensland in 2001. He then completed his specialty training in the UK and Ireland, obtaining Fellowship of the Royal College of Surgeons (FRCS) in 2013.
Dr Dodd returned to Brisbane to undertake further fellowship training in complex laparoscopic upper GI cancer and bariatric surgeries at the Princess Alexandra and Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospitals. He also completed the Australasian Fellowship exam and was awarded Fellowship of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons (FRACS) during this time.
Orthopaedic Surgery - Hand, Orthopaedic Surgery - Paediatric, Orthopaedics
Orthopaedic Surgery - Hand, Orthopaedic Surgery - Shoulders and Upper Limb, Orthopaedics
Breast Surgery, Endocrine Surgery
Orthopaedics, Orthopaedic Surgery - Hip and Knee
Obstetrician and Gynaecologist and Fertility Specialist
For the past 3.5 years Suvi has worked in private practice encompassing Obstetrics, Gynaecology and Fertility medicine including IVF and is currently undertaking further training in Robotics. Suvi has practiced as a generalist with a keen interest in Laparoscopic surgery and providing holistic patient focused Obstetric care for women and their families. She is a mother of three children and understandably appreciates a good cup of coffee.
Dr Hyytinen does not charge any out of pocket fees for obstetric services.
Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Fertility - IVF
Oncology, Radiation Oncology
Kate and the team at For Women are committed to ensuring holistic, compassionate and evidence-based care for women. Offering obstetric, gynaecology and fertility services, the team provide a continuum of care that spans all stages of a woman's life.
Kate is a graduate of the University of Queensland School of Medicine and a Fellow of the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists.
Bariatric - Obesity Surgery, General Surgery
Orthopaedics, Orthopaedic Surgery - Hip and Knee, Orthopaedic Surgery - Shoulders and Upper Limb
Orthopaedic Surgery - Foot and Ankle, Orthopaedic Surgery - Hip and Knee, Orthopaedics
Orthopaedics, Orthopaedic Surgery - Shoulders and Upper Limb
Oncology, Medical Oncology
General Medicine, Geriatric Medicine
Cardiology, Cardiology - Interventional
Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
Colorectal Surgery, General Surgery
Orthopaedics, Orthopaedic Surgery - Hand, Orthopaedic Surgery - Shoulders and Upper Limb
Dr Joshua Satchwell is an Australian trained gastroenterologist specialising in advanced endoscopy and inflammatory bowel disease (IBD), with private practices at North West Private Hospital, St Vincent’s Private Hospital Northside, and St Andrew’s Private Hospital. He also provides public services for treatment of Inflammatory Bowel Disease through the Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital (RBWH) and the North Lakes Health Precinct, and performs endoscopic procedures at The Prince Charles Hospital.
Dr David Seaton is a Nuclear Physician and a Cardiologist. He graduated in Medicine from the University of Queensland in 1986. He underwent his specialist training in Nuclear Medicine and Cardiology at the Royal Brisbane and Prince Charles Hospitals.
General Surgery, Bariatric - Obesity Surgery
Dr David Shooter is a trusted and respected private orthopaedic surgeon who has over 11 years’ experience in both public and private orthopaedic surgery. In 2012, Dr Shooter started in private practice as a generalist orthopaedic surgeon and now has a focus and specialty in Arthroplasty, Trauma and Sports Knee, with a Subspecialty in Orthopaedic Oncology.
Orthopaedic Surgery - Hand, Orthopaedic Surgery - Foot and Ankle, Orthopaedic Surgery - Hip and Knee, Orthopaedics
Hereditary familial gynaecological cancers, gestational trophoblastic disease (GTD), Vulval reconstructive surgeries
OCULOPLASTIC, LACRIMAL AND ORBIT SURGEON
Dr Tai Smith is a Queensland trained ophthalmologist that specialises in eyelid, orbit and lacrimal surgery. His subspeciality fellowship training was completed at the University of British Columbia Eye Care Centre in Vancouver, Canada in 2012. This is a highly sought-after fellowship under the tutelage of Dr Peter Dolman.
He joins North West Private Hospital to complement the Mohs micrographic surgery team, lending his expertise in reconstruction of eyelids after skin cancer removal. He will work in tandem with Dr Dougal Coates, Mohs Surgeon.
Dr Didier Tshamala is a staff specialist in paediatrics at Redcliffe hospital and North West Private Hospital. Didier has skills and experience in the care of sick children and neonates, he has keen interest in teaching medical practitioners and students.
Dr Vrtik has special interests in:
Hand surgery - acute bony and soft tissue trauma, elective hand surgery
Breast surgery - breast reconstruction, breast reduction, congenital breast deformities
Reconstructive surgery - for oncological resections and lower limb trauma
Skin Cancer surgery
Dr Daniel Walker is a Specialist Laparoscopic General Surgeon with Sub-Specialist Training in Benign Upper GI and Bariatric surgery.
This includes surgery for Weight loss (Bariatric surgery), Gastroesophageal reflux (GORD), Hiatal hernia, Gallbladder (gallstones, gallbladder polyps, biliary colic), Abdominal hernias (ventral, epigastric, umbilical, incisional, inguinal, femoral, Spigelian), Skin cancer (melanoma, SCC, BCC), including flap reconstruction and skin grafting, Surgical and interventional endoscopy (gastroscopy, colonoscopy).
General Surgery, Upper Gastro Intestinal Surgery
Dr Lauren Watson is a General Paediatrician practicing full time at North West Private Hospital in Brisbane.
Lauren works primarily with young infants (under the age of 2yrs) addressing all areas of infant health and well-being.
Dr Gerald Yeo is a foot, ankle and lower limb trauma surgeon.
Gerald is a Queensland trained and qualified Orthopaedic Surgeon graduating with honours from medical school in Tasmania.
Of Malaysian/Chinese heritage, Dr Yeo moved in the 1990’s initially to New Zealand and then onto Australia. He is a Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons, the Australian Orthopaedic Association and has completed a Fellowship in Knee, Foot & Ankle Surgery.
Dr Yeo’s special interest is disorders of the Foot, Ankle and general Lower Limb Trauma. He currently holds a public appointment at the Prince Charles Hospital. Dr Yeo also consults and operates out of the Brisbane Orthopaedic Specialist rooms, Holy Spirit Northside Private Hospital.
Orthopaedic Surgery - Foot and Ankle, Orthopaedics
Lauren completed her specialty training in dermatology in Victoria in 2014. She subsequently specialised in skin cancer management, undertaking a fellowship in Mohs micrographic surgery.