About

A/Prof. Mayur Garg has a wide range of expertise in all aspects of gastroenterology, including: Inflammatory bowel disease (IBD), including Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis; Endoscopy, including bowel cancer screening and removal of large polyps; Functional gastrointestinal disorders (including irritable bowel syndrome); Iron deficiency and gastrointestinal bleeding; Stomach ulcers; and Gastro-oesophageal reflux disease and eosinophilic oesophagitis. Mayur has a passion for excellence in patient care and service quality, and incorporates up-to-date research with compassion and integrity. He is widely published in scientific journals, and frequently invited to speak at local and international conferences.

Epworth hospital locations

Hospital

Epworth Eastern

Consulting locations

Consulting Location

Epworth Eastern Specialist Centre

Ground Floor, Suite 6 120 Thames Street
Box Hill North VIC 3129

Special interests

  • Inflammatory bowel diseases (Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis)
  • Endoscopy, including bowel cancer screening and removal of complex polyps
  • Functional gut disorders, including irritable bowel syndrome, abdominal pain, and bloating
  • Iron deficiency anaemia and gastrointestinal bleeding
  • Stomach ulcers and Helicobacter pylori treatment

Education and training

  • Gastroenterology Trainees at Eastern Health
  • FRACP Examination Candidates - clinical and written examination tutorials
  • Medical student teaching at Eastern Health Clinical School, Monash University

Research

  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease, Monash University
  • Colonoscopy quality and novel devices, Monash University
  • Peptic ulcer disease, Eastern Health
  • Dysphagia, Eastern Health
  • Iron deficiency and treatments, Eastern Health

Qualifications

  • MBBS, The University of Melbourne 2003
  • PhD, Monash University
  • FRACP, Royal Australasian College of Physicians 2011

Professional Associations

  • Royal Australasian College of Physicians
  • Gastroenterological Society of Australia
  • American Gastroenterology Association
  • European Crohn's and Colitis Organisation
The Institute focuses on surgical treatment of the abdominal organs, as well as the thyroid gland and hernias.