Dr Russell Dalton is the Senior Partner at OGB, and Medical Director of Ballarat IVF, and Surfcoast Fertility. He has extensive experience in managing all fertility issues, and significant expertise in managing endometriosis with Laparoscopic Surgery. He has a great passion for teaching laparoscopic surgery and fertility management, and works with a team of Gynaecologists, and Colorectal surgeons ensuring the highest possible standards of care.

Epworth hospital locations


Epworth Geelong

Consulting locations

Consulting Location


1105 Howitt St
Wendouree VIC 3355

Consulting Location

OGB Surfcoast

Consulting Suites,Epworth Geelong 1 Epworth Place
Waurn Ponds VIC 3216

Special interests

  • Infertility treatment
  • IVF
  • Complex Endometriosis Surgery
  • Ovulation Induction
  • Pelvic pain

Education and training

  • Casual Tutor University Melbourne, Ballarat Campus
  • Casual Tutor Deakin University Ballarat Campus
  • FRANZCOG advanced training via OGB


  • Safe Laparoscopic entry techniques, AGES, Marc 2020
  • Video assisted Augmented reality remote mentoring (2021)
  • Randomised study Syntometrine Vs Placebo for emergency caesarean section
  • DUOstim IVF stimulation regimen ( FSANZ 2021)
  • Platelt Rich Plasma to treatment thin endometrium in IVF ( FSANZ 2021)


  • MBBS

Professional Associations

  • AMA
  • AGES
All our obstetricians are specialists, supported by experienced midwives. Epworth also treats a wide spectrum of gynaecological conditions.