After graduating from the University of Melbourne in 1997, Dr Joanne Chionh completed her advanced surgical training at the Austin Hospital, Melbourne and is a Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons. She furthered her training with a clinical Fellowship in Endocrine Surgery at Hpital la Timone in Marseille, France as well as a Fellowship in Breast and Endocrine Surgery at St Vincents Hospital, Melbourne.

Epworth hospital locations


Epworth Eastern

Consulting locations

Consulting Location

Epworth Eastern Specialist Centre

Ground Floor, Suite 3 120 Thames Street
Box Hill North VIC 3129

Consulting Location

Unihill Specialist Centre

Suite 32 Level 4 240 Plenty Road
Bundoora VIC 3038

Special interests

  • Endocrine surgery
  • Benign and malignant breast disease
  • Multidisciplinary care

Education and training

  • University of Melbourne Surgical Tutor
  • Monash University Surgical Tutor


  • MBBS University of Melbourne 1997
  • FRACS 2008
  • Endocrine Surgery Fellow Hpital la Timone, Marseille France
  • Breast and Endocrine Surgery Fellow, St Vincent's Melbourne

Professional Associations

  • RACS
The Institute focuses on surgical treatment of the abdominal organs, as well as the thyroid gland and hernias.