Dr Plehwe has long-standing interests in general adult endocrinology and teaching of medical students as well as post-graduate teaching of candidates preparing for the FRACP Part 1 examination.

Epworth hospital locations


Epworth Richmond


Epworth Freemasons Albert Street


Epworth Cliveden

Consulting locations

Consulting Location

Dr W. Plehwe

Suite 8.1 32 Erin Street
Richmond VIC 3121

Special interests

  • Clinical Endocrinology
  • Diabetes

Education and training

  • Regular Teaching of Medical Students (MD2) University of Melbourne


  • MBBS
  • PhD

Professional Associations

  • Endocrine Society of Australia
  • Australian Diabetes Society
  • European Association for the Study of Diabetes
The Institute encompasses the specialties of general medicine, geriatric medicine, infectious diseases, respiratory medicine, general practice, hospital in the home and paediatric medicine.
The Institute focuses on surgical treatment of the abdominal organs, as well as the thyroid gland and hernias.