About

I am a Colorectal Surgeon specialising in colonoscopy, gastroscopy, advanced laparoscopic surgery for colorectal cancer and inflammatory bowel disease, major bowel resections, perianal conditions, hernia surgery and general surgical emergencies. I am a Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons (FRACS) and a member of the Colorectal Surgical Society of Australia and New Zealand (CSSANZ).

Qualifications

  • MBBS University of Tasmania
  • BMec Sc University of Tasmania
  • FRACS RACS 2010

Professional Associations

  • RACS
  • Colorectal Surgical Society of Australia & New Zealand

Special interests

  • Colorectal cancer management
  • Surgical management of inflammatory bowel disease

Education and training

  • Clinical Examiner - First part of FRACS exams
  • RACS Trainees

Research

  • The role of extended thromboprophylaxis in colorectal cancer surgery

Epworth hospital locations

Hospital

Epworth Eastern

Hospital

Epworth Freemasons Albert Street

Hospital

Epworth Richmond

Consulting locations

Consulting Location

Epworth Eastern Specialist Centre
Level 1, Suite 13
120 Thames Street
Box Hill North
VIC
3129

Consulting Location

Healy Wing rooms
Suite 1/Level 2
41 Victoria Parade
Fitzroy
VIC
3065
Clinical institute

General Surgery & Gastroenterology Clinical Institute

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Mr Gary Crosthwaite
Director
The Institute focuses on surgical treatment of the abdominal organs, as well as the thyroid gland and hernias.