About

Dr Charles Yong is a Breast, Endocrine and General surgeon who specialises in Oncoplastic (reconstructive) Breast and Endocrine surgery.

Charles completed his undergraduate training at the Adelaide University. During his resident year, he was awarded the Alan Kerr grant after being elected as the best resident medical officer. He then progressed to obtain his FRACS in South Australia.

Following this, Charles furthered his training in South Australia, New Zealand and Victoria focusing on oncoplastic breast and endocrine surgery (including reconstructive breast surgery). He had obtained full membership formally with both Breast Surgery ANZ and ANZ Endocrine surgeons. Charles had also completed a graduate certificate in breast surgery via the university of Sydney which compliments his work in breast surgery.

Charles regularly attends conferences to ensure ongoing professional development. He is also keen on teaching and ongoing research. He had been awarded excellence in clinical teaching by the University of Adelaide. He was awarded honorary clinical lecturer by university of Otago for his contribution to teaching.

Epworth hospital locations

Hospital

Epworth Camberwell

Hospital

Epworth Eastern

Hospital

Epworth Richmond

Consulting locations

Consulting Location

Melbourne Breast and Endocrine Surgeons

265 Mitcham road
Mitcham VIC 3132

Consulting Location

Epworth Camberwell

888 Toorak Rd
Camberwell VIC 3124

Special interests

  • Oncoplastic breast surgery
  • Endocrine surgery
  • General surgery

Qualifications

  • MBBS
  • FRACS

Professional Associations

  • Breast Surgery ANZ
  • ANZ Endocrine Surgeons
  • International Association of Endocrine surgeons
  • General Surgeons Australia
  • ANZ Association for Surgery of Trauma
The Institute focuses on surgical treatment of the abdominal organs, as well as the thyroid gland and hernias.
Internal medicine covers a wide range of conditions affecting the internal organs of the body - the heart, the lungs, the liver and gastro-intestinal tract, the kidneys and urinary tract, the brain, spinal column, nerves, muscles and joints. Specialists with the Internal Medicine Clinical Institute have expertise in the diagnosis and management of complex, chronic and multisystem disorders.