James MBBS (Hons) BMedSc (Hons) FRACP FCICM is an experienced respiratory, sleep and intensive care physician providing sleep and inpatient services at Epworth Geelong.

After finishing with the Sophie Davis Memorial Prize for the highest aggregate marks across the medical course from Monash University, James went on to train at The Alfred and Austin healthcare networks, including spending significant time with the Victorian Respiratory Support Service managing patients with complex sleep and respiratory failure.

James runs a sleep disorders clinic at Epworth Geelong, providing care for patients with sleep disorders and in identifying where subtle sleep disorders may be contributing to conditions such as hypertension, heart failure and headaches.

A Geelong local, James has a specific interest in sleep disorders and lung cancer. He has published and presented widely including in fields of asthma, sleep studies and various respiratory supports. James has an extensive teaching background and is an Affiliate Senior Lecturer with Deakin University.

Outside medicine you can find him hiking, diving, running, eating and generally exploring this wonderful world we live in!

Epworth hospital locations


Epworth Geelong

Consulting locations

Consulting Location

Epworth Consulting Suites

Level 1 1 Epworth Place
Waurn Ponds VIC 3216

Consulting Location

University Hospital Geelong

Bellerine St
Geelong VIC 3220

Consulting Location

80 Myers St
Geelong VIC 3220

Special interests

  • Sleep disorders, sleep apnoea, hypoventilation
  • Lung cancer and endobronchial ultrasound

Education and training

  • Affiliate Senior Lecturer at Deakin University


  • Evaluating hypoventilation in sleep
  • Influence of environmental factors on health


  • MBBS (Hons)
  • BMedSc (Hons)

Professional Associations

  • ERS
  • RACP
  • CICM
The Critical Care Clinical Institute includes anaesthetics, emergency medicine and intensive care medicine.
Internal medicine covers a wide range of conditions affecting the internal organs of the body - the heart, the lungs, the liver and gastro-intestinal tract, the kidneys and urinary tract, the brain, spinal column, nerves, muscles and joints. Specialists with the Internal Medicine Clinical Institute have expertise in the diagnosis and management of complex, chronic and multisystem disorders.