Dr Edward Shelton is a Gastroenterologist, Hepatologist and Endoscopist. He also performs intestinal ultrasound. He graduated with Honours from Monash University and completed a Luminal and Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD) Fellowship at Monash Health. During his advanced training, he also focused on endoscopy and liver disease including viral hepatitis and transplant hepatology. He undertook a further Advanced IBD Fellowship at Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston where he held a position as a Research Fellow in Medicine at Harvard University and published research on biologic therapies in IBD. Dr Shelton holds a public position at Monash Health, consults privately in Hawthorn/Kew and Camberwell and manages inpatients at Epworth Camberwell, Epworth Hawthorn and Epworth Richmond.

Epworth hospital locations


Epworth Richmond

Consulting locations

Consulting Location

Yarra Gastroenterology

833 Glenferrie Road
Kew VIC 3101

Consulting Location

Epworth Camberwell

833 Glenferrie Road
Kew VIC 3101

Consulting Location

Epworth Eastern Kew

209 Cotham Road
Kew VIC 3101

Special interests

  • Inflammatory bowel disease
  • Irritable bowel syndrome
  • Endoscopy
  • Reflux
  • Fatty liver


  • Biologic therapies in inflammatory bowel disease


  • MBBS (Hons) Monash University 2005
  • FRACP 2014
  • Advanced Inflammatory Bowel Disease Fellowship Harvard University 2015

Professional Associations

  • Royal Australasian College of Physicians
  • American Medical Association
  • European Crohn's and Colitis Organisation
  • International Bowel Ultrasound Group
The Institute focuses on surgical treatment of the abdominal organs, as well as the thyroid gland and hernias.