• Gastroenterology
  • Functional bowel disease, Gastrointestinal cancer and its prevention, Hepatology, Inflammatory bowel disease

Areas of interest


Spanning a period of three decades devoted to medicine across two continents, A/Prof John Lubel has gained a broad perspective on healthcare across the globe. Representing the Gastroenterology Society of Australia (GESA) through his capacity as executive member of the Liver Faculty, John is directly involved with specialist guideline development, political engagement and consultation with government departments including MSAC and PBS. John is an ardent patient advocate, who strives for clinical excellence and patient focused care in a safe and compassionate environment. John has the core values of honesty, integrity and collegiality with enthusiasm for education, motivating and mentoring.

Consulting locations

Consulting Location

Kew Gastroenterology

203 Barkers Road
Kew VIC 3101

Epworth locations


Epworth Freemasons Victoria Parade


Epworth Freemasons Albert Street


  • PhD
  • FDS RCS (Eng)
  • MBBS
  • MRCP

Education and training

  • Extensive experience with medical student training
  • Three PhD students
  • FRACP examiner
  • Previous lead examiner FRACP at Box Hill Hospital


  • Viral hepatitis
  • Non-invasive assessment of liver fibrosis
  • Hepatocellular Carcinoma (Co-chair of Australian guidelines)
  • Hepatitis B (Co-chair of Australian guidelines)

Professional Associations

  • AMA
  • GESA (Liver Faculty)
  • EASL
  • RACP

Public Appointments

  • Alfred Health