About

Dr Prasad Cooray specialises in the treatment of oesophageal, gastric, colon, rectal, pancreatic, liver and biliary system cancers. Dr Prasad Cooray is a graduate of Monash University (MBBS Hons; B Med Sci (Hons) and completed speciality training in Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre, The Austin and Alfred Hospitals. Dr Prasad Cooray is actively involved in cancer research. He participates in weekly multidisciplinary team meetings that make treatment decisions on the management of complex gastrointestinal pancreatic and hepato-biliary cancers. Dr Prasad Cooray has dedicated his practice and training to deliver excellence in cancer care with respect and compassion. He is a founding and board member of the John Logan Cancer Treatment Foundation which has financially assisted hundreds of patients with gastrointestinal cancers to receive treatments otherwise unaffordable to them.

Epworth hospital locations

Hospital

Epworth Eastern

Hospital

Epworth Specialist Centre - Lilydale

Consulting locations

Consulting Location

Epworth Eastern

Suite 16 Level 3 1 Arnold Street
Box Hill VIC 3128

Consulting Location

Lilydale Specialist Centre

Suite 4 Level 1 355 Main Street
Lilydale VIC 3140

Consulting Location

Yarra Oncology

6 Davey Drive
Ringwood East VIC 3135

Special interests

  • Gastrointestinal malignancies

Qualifications

  • MBBS (Hons)
  • BMedSci (Hons)
  • FRACP (Medical Oncology)

Professional Associations

  • MOGA
  • ASCO
  • ESMO
  • AGITG
The institute focuses on the diagnosis, treatment and care of patients with cancer. Epworth is the only private hospital group in Victoria offering all forms of cancer treatment in-house.