Dr Sachithanandan has a keen interest in pituitary, adrenal and thyroid disease and endocrine neoplasia.

Epworth hospital locations


Epworth Freemasons Albert Street


Epworth Richmond

Consulting locations

Consulting Location

Suite G1 173 Lennox Street
Richmond VIC 3121

Special interests

  • Endocrine tumours and endocrine oncology
  • Endocrine effects of cancer treatment - late effects
  • General endocrinolgy- thyroid, adrenal, pituitary disorders
  • Parathyroid disease and osteoporosis

Education and training

  • Undergraduate and postgraduate examiner


  • PhD thesis -Inflammation and insulin resistance
  • Current -Endocrine effects of tyrosine kinase inhibitors


  • MBBS (Hons) Monash University
  • PhD University of Melbourne

Professional Associations

  • RACP
  • AMA
  • Endocrine Society of Australia
  • Endocrine Society USA
  • Golden Key Association
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.
The Institute focuses on surgical treatment of the abdominal organs, as well as the thyroid gland and hernias.