Speciality

Subspeciality

  • General Surgery
  • Colorectal, General surgery, Hepatopancreatiobiliary, Surgical oncology, Trauma, Upper GI

Areas of Interest

About

Yahya began his basic surgical training in Iraq, before moving to the UAE and then the UK where he obtained Membership with the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland (MRCSI). Later, he moved to Australia to pursue his advanced surgical training through Austin Health in Victoria and went on to obtain Fellowship of Australasian College of Surgeon (FRACS). After that, he took a fellowship year in the Acute Surgical Unit at Eastern Health, and then a further 3 years of subspecialty training in upper gastrointestinal tract surgery and interventional endoscopy through Australia and New Zealand Gastro-oesophageal Surgical Association (ANZGOSA) training program. Through his ANZGOSA training, he rotated through cancer centres in WA and Victoria. Recently, he has become an Associate Fellow of the American College of Surgeon (ACS).

Yahya has special interest in minimally invasive upper gastrointestinal surgery and endoscopy. He performs both laparoscopic and open surgeries for benign and malignant upper gastrointestinal surgical conditions, in addition to general surgical conditions (e.g. hernia, gallbladder and biliary tree surgery, appendix and endoscopies). He also does interventional endoscopy, including ERC, Gastroscopy (including stenting and Colonoscopy).

Epworth hospital locations

Hospital

Epworth Richmond

Consulting locations

Consulting Location

NorthWest Surgeons

248 Ascot Vale Rd
Ascot Vale VIC 3032

Consulting Location

HealthWest Medical and Specialist Centre

549 Morris Rd
Truganina VIC 3029

Qualifications

  • MBChB
  • MRCS
  • FRACS
  • ANZGOSA

Professional Associations

  • AMA
  • ANZGOSA
  • ANZHPBA
  • ANZMOSS
  • GESA

Public Appointments

  • Northern Hospital
  • Western Hospital
  • Werribee Mercy Hospital