• 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.

Epworth hospital locations


Epworth Richmond

Consulting locations

Consulting Location

Central Melbourne Specialists

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

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


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

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