Shami completed specialist medical training at the Royal Women's Hospital Melbourne and obtained the Fellowship of the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Obstetricians & Gynaecologists (FRANZCOG). She has also obtained a two-year Advanced Laparoscopic Gynaecology fellowship at the Royal Women's Hospital, awarded by the Australasian Gynaecological Endoscopy & Surgery Society (AGES). She was awarded the position of Senior Clinical Fellow and completed a fellowship in Endometriosis and Advanced Minimal Access Surgery at Oxford University Hospital, UK's largest endometriosis referral Centre. Shami has further concentrated on the management of extra pelvic endometriosis, including bowel endometriosis by working with International endometriosis expert, Prof Horace Roman in Bordeaux, France.

Shami is compassionate in her approach and focuses on delivering practical, holistic, and up to date care. She specialises in performing hysteroscopic surgery, open surgery and advanced laparoscopic surgery. Shami's academic interests include researching the areas of endometriosis, fibroids and Laparoscopic surgery. She is a principal researcher in multiple randomised controlled trials and is currently completing a Master's in Clinical Trials through the University of London.

Epworth hospital locations


Epworth Freemasons Albert Street


Epworth Freemasons Victoria Parade


Epworth Richmond

Consulting locations

Consulting Location


339 Glenferrie road
Malvern VIC 3144

Special interests

  • Endometriosis and Adenomyosis - pelvic nerve sparing surgical techniques
  • Fibroids
  • Pelvic pain and chronic pelvic pain
  • Abnormal vaginal bleeding


  • MBBS
  • BBiomedSci

Professional Associations

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