Mr Christian Kenfield is a Melbourne based Hepatobiliary, Upper Gastrointestinal and Bariatric surgeon with a strong interest in both cancer and trauma surgery.

Christian's specialty interests include surgery of the liver, gall bladder, pancreas and stomach, surgery for GORD (gastric reflux), and Metabolic and Bariatric (weight loss) surgery. Christian also performs a large range of general surgical operations and works both in public and private practice.

Christian has spent several post fellowship years training with world renowned surgeons in both open and laparoscopic (keyhole) surgery across many fields. He also continues to be an active member of The Royal Australian Army (Reserves) and the Australian Medical Assistance Team (AUSMAT), with extensive operation deployments throughout Indonesia and the south pacific.

Epworth hospital locations


Epworth Eastern


Epworth Freemasons Albert Street


Epworth Freemasons Victoria Parade


Epworth Richmond

Consulting locations

Consulting Location

Mr Christian Kenfield

Suite 8.2, Level 8 124 Grey Street
East Melbourne VIC 3002

Consulting Location

Mr Christian Kenfield

Suite 21, Level 4, Private Medical Centre 300 Grattan Street
Parkville VIC 3052

Special interests

  • Upper GI surgery
  • Hepatopancreatic and biliary surgery
  • Bariatric & Metabolic surgery
  • Gastro-oesophageal reflux surgery
  • Hernia surgery (including complex abdominal wall hernias)

Education and training

  • Clinical education of registrars, residents and medical students


  • MBBS

Professional Associations

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