Hamish is a Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeon. He is a Fellow of R.A.C.S, and an active member of both the Australian Society of Plastic Surgeons and the Australian Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons. Since qualifying as a doctor from the University of Melbourne in 1987, Hamish has completed extensive surgical training in Australia, Canada and Scotland. He has trained and worked in most of the leading tertiary hospitals in Melbourne and country Victoria. As a super-specialist in the area of breast surgery, Hamish is heavily involved in breast cancer reconstruction, and research into cancer prevention and is a member of the medical advisory committee of Pink Hope. Hamish is a committed family man with four daughters, and a passion for fly fishing. When he is not treating patients you can probably find him knee deep in an alpine river somewhere.


  • MBBS University of Melbourne 1987
  • Fellowship Paediatric Plastic Surgery, British Columbia Children's Hospital, Vancouver
  • Fellowship in Breast Surgery, Vancouver General

Professional Associations

  • RACS
  • ASPS
  • Northwest Society of Plastic Surgeons

Special interests

  • Reconstructive and cosmetic breast surgery

Education and training


Epworth hospital locations


Epworth Richmond

Consulting locations

Consulting Location

Hawthorn Plastic Surgery
527 Glenferrie Road
Clinical institute

General Surgery & Gastroenterology Clinical Institute

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