Speciality

Subspeciality

  • General Surgery
  • Surgical oncology, Upper GI
  • Upper GI surgery

Areas of interest

About

Mr Cuong Duong is an Upper GI surgeon with expertise in performing minimally invasive surgical techniques (laparoscopic, thoracoscopic and robotically assisted) for the management of gastroesophageal reflux disease, obesity, hernias and oesophageal and gastric cancers. He undertook specialist oncology training at a world leading cancer centre, the Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Centre, New York and is currently a senior surgeon at the Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre. After completing his PhD in oesophageal cancer, Mr Duong has continued performing both clinical and laboratory research to improve outcome for patients with oesophageal and gastric cancers.

Epworth hospital locations

Hospital

Epworth Freemasons Albert Street

Consulting locations

Consulting Location

17 Stanlake St
Footscray VIC 3011

Consulting Location

Suite 4, level 6,
372 Albert St
East Melbourne VIC 3002

Consulting Location

493 Ballarat Rd
Sunshine VIC 3020

Research

  • Laboratory research (Pathogenesis of oesophageal cancer and the development of targetted therapy - Surgical Oncology lab at the Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre)
  • Clinical research (PET scan in oesophageal and gastric cancers, familial gastric cancer)

Qualifications

  • MBBS
  • FRACS
  • PhD
  • Surgical Oncology

Professional Associations

  • RACS
  • ANZGOSA
  • ISDE

Public Appointments

  • Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre