About

Dr Suresh Sivanesan is a staff gastroenterologist and Director of clinical research in the Department of Colorectal Medicine at the Royal Melbourne Hospital. His areas of interest include inflammatory bowel disease, cancer screening /surveillance and small bowel diseases.

Qualifications

  • MBBS University of Melbourne
  • FRACP
  • PhD University of London
  • Fellowship - Endoscopy, St. Mark's, London, UK 2008
  • Fellowship - Clinical Research, Oxford, UK 2007

Professional Associations

  • RACP
  • Gastroenterological Society of Australia
  • American Gastroenterological Association
  • American Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy

Special interests

  • Endoscopy
  • Hepatology
  • Crohn's disease and colitis
  • Colon cancer screening

Education and training

  • Physician trainees and registrars
  • Director of Clinical Research - Colorectal Medicine, Royal Melbourne Hospital

Research

  • Clinical drug trials for inflammatory bowel disease
  • Colonic polyps - sesille serrated adenomas
  • Crohn's disease - pathogenesis

Epworth hospital locations

Hospital

Epworth Richmond

Hospital

Epworth Geelong

Consulting locations

Consulting Location

Ground Floor Harley Chambers
171 Victoria Parade
Fitzroy
VIC
3065

Consulting Location

157 Scoresby Road
Boronia
VIC
3155

Consulting Location

Epworth Geelong
1 Epworth Place
Waurn Ponds
VIC
3216
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.