Prof Glenn Guest leads Epworth Geelong's surgical teaching, research and program development and entrepreneurial activity; promoting the School of Medicine and Epworth Geelong to academic and professional communities in Australia and internationally. A joint appointment with the Faculty of Health at Deakin University and Epworth HealthCare, this role provides academic, clinical and research leadership in the discipline of surgery within the School of Medicine at Deakin University and at Epworth Geelong. Glenn also plays a pivotal role in clinical leadership in surgical practice at Epworth Geelong, including supervision of surgical trainees and other junior medical staff, establishment of on call rosters and participation in audit, quality assurance and national/state registries.

Epworth hospital locations


Epworth Geelong

Consulting locations

Consulting Location

Epworth Geelong

1 Epworth Place
Waurn Ponds VIC 3216

Special interests

  • General and colorectal surgery
  • Surgical teaching/supervision
  • Research
  • Audit/quality assurance
  • Program development and entrepreneurial activity


  • M.B.B.S.
  • BSc(Hons)
The Institute focuses on surgical treatment of the abdominal organs, as well as the thyroid gland and hernias.