Doctor Profile

Mr Michael Hii

Michael Hii is an oesophago gastric and bariatric surgeon. He is passionate about surgical education and research, publishing broadly in the upper GI and bariatric literature, and presenting locally and internationally. Michael is the supervisor of junior surgical training and chair of the upper GI research group at St Vincent’s Hospital. He sits on the medical advisory committee for Epworth Freemasons, the clinical policy review committee at St Vincent’s Hospital, and holds an honorary position at Eastern Health. Current research interests include physiologic changes following bariatric surgery, and the optimization of outcomes following oesophagectomy.



  • General Surgery

Clinical Institute

Special Interests

  • Upper GI: Benign and malignant disorders of the oesophagus; adrenal disorders
  • Obesity Surgery: Gastric banding; sleeve rejection; gastric bypass
  • GI Endoscopy: Gastroscopy and colonoscopy
  • General Surgery: Gall bladder and hernia surgery


  • BMedSc University of Melbourne 1999
  • MBBS University of Melbourne 2000
  • PGDipSurgAnat University of Melbourne 2005
  • FRACS 2009


  • ​Oesophageal cancer​​​​
  • ​Revision obesity surgery

Contact Details & For Appointments

+61 3 8488 6990
+61 3 8488 6991

Consulting Address

    • Melbourne Gastro Oesophageal Surgery
    • 130 Grey Street
    • East Melbourne VIC 3002
    • Melbourne Gastro Oesophageal Surgery
    • Suite 2, Epworth Eastern Consulting Suites
    • 1 Arnold Street
    • Box Hill VIC 3128

Professional Associations

  • AMA
  • GSA

Education and Training

  • Senior Lecturer, University of Queensland
  • Honorary Clinical Lecturer, University of Melbourne