• Gastroenterology
  • Inflammatory bowel disease

Areas of interest


Dr Suresh Sivanesan is a staff gastroenterologist and Director of Clinical Research in the Department of Colorectal Medicine at the Royal Melbourne Hospital. His areas of interest include inflammatory bowel disease, cancer screening / surveillance and small bowel diseases.

Consulting locations

Consulting Location

Central Melbourne Specialists

Office 401, Level 4, Aurora Melbourne Central
37 Little Latrobe St
Melbourne VIC 3000

Epworth locations


Epworth Richmond


  • MBBS University of Melbourne
  • PhD University of London
  • Fellowship - Endoscopy, St. Mark's, London, UK 2008
  • Fellowship - Clinical Research, Oxford, UK 2007

Education and training

  • Physician trainees and registrars
  • Director of Clinical Research - Colorectal Medicine, Royal Melbourne Hospital


  • Clinical drug trials for inflammatory bowel disease
  • Colonic polyps - sesille serrated adenomas
  • Crohn's disease - pathogenesis

Professional Associations

  • RACP
  • Gastroenterological Society of Australia
  • American Gastroenterological Association
  • American Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy

Public Appointments

  • Royal Darwin Hospital
  • Western Health
  • Royal Melbourne Hospital