• General Surgery
  • Bariatric surgery

Areas of interest


Mr. Harry Frydenberg AM, Surgeon and Director of the Epworth Centre for Bariatric Surgery, is a highly experienced general surgeon who has been involved in bariatric (obesity) surgery in Australia for more than 30 years. He performs a wide range of bariatric surgical procedures including Gastric Banding, RouxenY and One Anastomosis Gastric Bypass and Sleeve Gastrectomy. He was involved in the early organisation of Bariatric Surgeons in Australia (OSSANZ/ANZMOSS) and is a Past President and Honorary Life Member of the organisation. He is also a Past President and Life Member of the IFSO (International Federation for the Surgery of Obesity and Metabolic Disorders) and the Founding President of the IFSOAsia Pacific Chapter.

Consulting locations

Consulting Location

Epworth Centre for Bariatric Surgery

Suite 2.1
173 Lennox Street
Richmond VIC 3121

Epworth locations


Epworth Richmond


  • MBBS

Education and training

  • Fellow-Royal Australasian College of Surgeons
  • Medicine-University of Melbourne

Professional Associations

  • International Federation for the Surgery of Obesity and Metabolic Disorders (President)
  • Obesity Surgery Society of Australia and New Zealand
  • Australian and New Zealand Metabolic and Obesity Surgery Society

Public Appointments

  • VMO-Box Hill Hospital