About

Mr Banting completed his undergraduate medical training at the University of Melbourne with honours in 1981. He then underwent post graduate surgical training based at St Vincents Hospital Melbourne. This culminated in being awarded the Fellowship of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons in 1990. He then became the inaugural Follow in HPB surgery for an 18 month period under the tutelage of Mr Ivo Vellar. This was followed by two year advanced surgical training in Scotland, where he worked as the Senior Registrar for Professor Alf Cuschieri gaining experience in advanced laparoscopic surgery and upper gastrointestinal surgery. Mr Banting then went to Edinburgh, where he worked as a senior Registrar for Professor David Carter and Professor James Garden, this involved experience in hepatobiliary surgery, liver transplantation and endoscopic practice in ERCP Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography. After returning to Melbourne, he worked in the HPB/UGI service at St Vincents Hospital along with liver transplantation at the Austin Hospital.

Epworth hospital locations

Hospital

Epworth Eastern

Consulting locations

Consulting Location

Suite 2 Level 3 Healy Wing 41 Victoria Parade
Fitzroy VIC 3065

Consulting Location

Epworth Eastern Specialist Centre

Level 1, Suite 13 120 Thames Street
Box Hill North VIC 3129

Consulting Location

Suite 2 767 Mount Alexander Road
Moonee Ponds VIC 3039

Special interests

  • Upper gastrointestinal surgery
  • Endoscopy
  • Liver, biliary and pancreatic surgery including ERCP
  • Cancer surgery

Education and training

  • Member of Court of Examiners in General Surgery of Royal Australasian College of Surgeons

Qualifications

  • MBBS 1981 University of Melbourne
  • FRACS

Professional Associations

  • Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons
  • International Hepatopancreaticobiliary Association
  • Australian and New Zealand Hepatopancreaticobiliary Association
  • Executive of Australian and New Zealand Hepatopancreaticobiliary Association
The Institute focuses on surgical treatment of the abdominal organs, as well as the thyroid gland and hernias.