About

Dr Salena Ward is an Oesophago-Gastric, Bariatric and General Surgeon who consults in Box Hill, Bundoora and Lilydale. Salena can perform general abdominal operations but has had specialised training and experience with surgery particularly of the stomach and the oesophagus. Salena has a specific interest in investigation and treatment of patients with cancer of the stomach and oesophagus. Salena believes in a thorough consultation about your particular condition and situation in order to provide the best treatment.

Epworth hospital locations

Hospital

Epworth Eastern

Consulting locations

Consulting Location

Epworth Eastern

Suite 2 1 Arnold Street
Box Hill VIC 3128

Consulting Location

Ekera Medical Centre

Suite 3.09, Level 3 116-118 Thames Street
Box Hill North VIC 3129

Consulting Location

Yarra Oncologist consulting rooms

6 Davey Drive
Ringwood East VIC 3135

Special interests

  • Oesophageal and gastric cancer
  • Anti-reflux and hiatus hernia surgery
  • Bariatric Surgeries

Education and training

  • Involved in tutorials for medical students, hospital medical officers and registrars
  • Involved in the Eastern Health Surgical Research Group

Research

  • Pancreatic exocrine insufficiency post oesophagectomy, gastrostomy and pancreato-duodenectomy. Eastern Health.

Qualifications

  • MBBS University of Melbourne 2000
  • FRACS Royal Australasian College of Surgeons 2009
  • PGDipSurgAnat Melbourne University Private 2003
  • Clinical Fellowship in Oesophagogastric Surgery United Kingdom 2011-2012
  • Master of Surgery Monash University 2013

Professional Associations

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