The Western Upper GI/ HPB unit consists of eight surgeons working across Footscray Hospital, Sunshine Hospital and Williamstown Hospital. We have a broad range of experience in all areas of Gastrointestinal, Hepatobiliary and Pancreatic surgery, in both open and laparoscopic techniques.
The Upper GI/HPM treat and preform the following:
Gallstone and Biliary Disease
GORD ( gastro-oesophageal reflux disease) and Hiatus Hernia
Oesophageal and Gastric Cancer
Liver Tumours (Primary and Secondary, including colorectal cancer)
Groin and Incisional Hernia
Peptic Ulcer Disease
Upper Gastrointestinal Emergencies
Cholecystectomy and Biliary Surgery
Endoscopy (including interventional endoscopy)
Oesophageal and Gastric resection (including Laparoscopic)
Laparoscopic and Open Hernia repair
Please feel free to make an appointment to see any of use through the outpatient department at Western Hospital or via our private rooms as listed below (the latter may attract a fee at some practices).