About

Expert in colorectal surgery for cancer, inflammatory bowel disease and perianal conditions, colonoscopy and gastroscopy, acute and chronic general surgical conditions such as hernia and gallbladder surgery. Long standing commitment to surgical teaching of under and post graduates.

Qualifications

  • MBBS, University of Melbourne, 1975
  • FRACS, 1983
  • FRCS (Eng), 1986
  • Grad Cert Health Service Management, Monash University, 2007

Professional Associations

  • RACS
  • RCS
  • AMA
  • MCC

Special interests

  • Colorectal cancer
  • Colonoscopy and gastroscopy
  • Hernia surgery
  • Gallbladder surgery

Education and training

Research

  • Colorectal Cancer Audit

Epworth hospital locations

Hospital

Epworth Freemasons Albert Street

Hospital

Epworth Freemasons Victoria Parade

Consulting locations

Consulting Location

Suite 44
141 Grey Street
East Melbourne
VIC
3002

Consulting Location

Western Private Rooms
16 Eleanor St
Footscray
VIC
3011
Clinical institute

General Surgery & Gastroenterology Clinical Institute

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Mr Gary Crosthwaite
Director
The Institute focuses on surgical treatment of the abdominal organs, as well as the thyroid gland and hernias.