Speciality

Subspeciality

  • General Surgery
  • Breast, Endocrine

Areas of interest

About

Saam's commitment to excellence has been repetitively shown in his academic and professional career. Throughout medical school he was consistently top of his year. Subsequent to his internship he did surgical resident and registrar training at the Royal Melbourne Hospital and the Western Health and a PhD degree at the Taylor Reconstructive Plastic Surgery Research Lab at the University of Melbourne, before obtaining fellowship of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons in 2019. He then did two years of post-fellowship training in breast (BreastSurgANZ) and endocrine surgery at some of the most reputable centres in Australia and overseas including Princess Alexandra hospital in Brisbane, The Royal Liverpool Hospital in the UK, and the Royal Adelaide Hospital.

With his compassionate approach, Saam strives to provide outstanding care and patient experience.

Epworth hospital locations

Hospital

Epworth Eastern

Consulting locations

Consulting Location

Epworth Eastern Ekera

Ekera Medical Centre - Level 2, Suite 2.05
116-118 Thames Street
Box Hill North VIC 3129

Consulting Location

Suite 3.01, Level 3
10 Martin St
Heidelberg VIC 3084

Consulting Location

Suite 1
262 Mountain Hwy
Wantirna VIC 3152

Education and training

  • Senior Lecturer University of Queensland

Research

  • Surgical Treatment of Lymphoedema, University of Melbourne
  • Prophylactic lymphovenous anastomosis during axillary dissection
  • The Clinical Impact of adrenalectomy in Subclinical Cushing's syndrome

Qualifications

  • MD
  • PhD
  • FRACS
  • CCPU

Professional Associations

  • RACS
  • BreastSurgANZ
  • Australian and New Zealand Endocrine Surgeons
  • ASUM

Public Appointments

  • Northern Hospital