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Queensland Fertility Group IVF Specialists

Dr David Molloy
MBBS [QLD] FRACOG
Clinical Director

Dr David Molloy has been working in gynaecology and IVF for more than 20 years, and has built a busy practice in the management of infertility.

He is the Clinical Director of Queensland Fertility Group, Director of the Queensland Gynaecological Endosurgery Group, and in 2004 was President of the AMAQ.

A highly-regarded specialist, Dr Molloy achieved the first GIFT pregnancy in Australia, and performed the first advanced laparoscopic surgery and the first ultrasound-guided egg pick ups in Queensland. His areas of interest include infertility, Endometriosis, Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome and laparoscopic surgery.

Dr Molloy prides himself on precise, clinical, well-structured medical management for complex fertility cases.

Call 1800 111 IVF (483) for an appointment.


Dr Shane Higgins
MBBS FRANZCOG
Senior Infertility Specialist

An experienced obstetrician and infertility specialist, Dr Shane Higgins joined QFG over ten years ago. He integrated infertility treatment into his practice after developing an interest in reproductive endocrinology while undertaking a fellowship at QFG.

His family orientated practice is very popular with patients looking for continuity of care and a calm and positive doctor. Dr Higgins offers a complete service, caring for his patients from their initial infertility investigations right through to their pregnancy and delivery at the Mater Mothers’ Hospital.

Call 1800 111 IVF (483) for an appointment.


Dr Warren DeAmbrosis
MBBS [QLD] FRANZCOG
Senior Infertility Specialist

Warren trained in obstetrics and gynaecology, taking a special interest in infertility treatment. Having been involved in IVF since the earliest Australian treatments were performed more than 25 years ago, Warren has since ceased to practice obstetrics and operative gynaecology in order to concentrate on infertility management and office gynaecology.

A founding director of QFG, Warren has had particular success in treating older women wishing to become pregnant, and is also popular among same sex couples. Warren’s word-of-mouth referral rates and his ongoing relationships with his patients testify to the effectiveness of his down-to-earth, relaxed approach and his adaptability to suit patient needs. Warren turns a difficult situation into as positive an experience as possible, exploring every option for achieving pregnancy.

Call 1800 111 IVF (483) for an appointment.


Professor Hayden Homer

MBBS (HONS) PhD MRCOG CCSST FRANZCOG CREI

Professor Hayden Homer has over 20 years’ experience in Infertility and Gynaecology and is a specialist in Obstetrics & Gynaecology with Royal Colleges in Australia & New Zealand (FRANZCOG) and in the UK (MRCOG). He has the unique distinction of also holding an advanced accreditation in Fertility and Reproductive Surgery in both Australia & New Zealand (CREI) as well as the UK (CCSST).   Hayden’s practice focuses on fertility treatment (including miscarriage), gynaecology and minimal access surgery for many conditions including endometriosis, fibroids, ovarian cysts, pelvic pain and uterine abnormalities.  Hayden has a PhD in fertility research from the UK and holds the Professorship in Reproductive Medicine at the University of Queensland where he directs research aimed at developing innovative technologies for improving ageing egg quality.

As a recognised leader in infertility, Hayden is regularly asked to speak at national and international conferences and to give high-profile educational talks to the public about infertilityProfessor Homer combines an extensive clinical track-record with a deep understanding of the basic biology underpinning fertility and infertility, and he firmly believes that it is critical for patients to understand their own unique fertility problems. His treatment philosophy therefore centres on educating patients and taking the time to help his patients understand sometimes complex biological conditions. To allow for this, he favours longer appointment times that facilitate attention to detail, with patience and approachability. Hayden strongly believes that the best chance of pregnancy success comes from highly individualised treatment planning. His breadth of knowledge and fertility experience allow him to design patient-specific programs incorporating the latest developments in the field geared towards maximising success rates.

Hayden offers a highly personalised management style, is patient, thorough, approachable, and readily accessible during treatments. He is also available for consultations outside of normal work hours including weekend.

Please call Eve Health on (07) 3332 1999 to make an appointment with Professor Homer.

Website: www.evehealth.com.au Email: reception@evehealth.com.au


Dr Marianne Ilbery
MBBS FRANZCOG
Senior Infertility Specialist

Dr Marianne Ilbery joined QFG in 1996 after spending several years working and training at the world’s first IVF clinic, Bourn Hall, Cambridge UK. Alongside her interest in general fertility, she specialises in reproductive endocrinology (particularly ovulation disorders and Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome).

Committed to helping patients fall pregnant as naturally as possible, Dr Ilbery is appreciated for her non-pushy approach and her focus on leaving the decisions in the patients’ hands regarding infertility treatment options.

A very approachable and caring specialist, Dr Ilbery provides comprehensive fertility care with an emphasis on detailed investigations.

Call 1800 111 IVF (483) for an appointment.


A/ Prof Anusch Yazdani
MBBS(Hons) FRANZCOG CREI
Senior Infertility Specialist

Dr Anusch Yazdani is a graduate of the University of Queensland (MBBS Hons) and completed his specialization in Obstetrics and Gynaecology (FRANZCOG) in Brisbane. Following a fellowship in minimally invasive pelvic surgery in Sydney, he returned to Brisbane in 2002 to develop tertiary referral units in minimally invasive surgery at the Royal Brisbane and Mater Hospitals. In 2006, he completed the Certificate in Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility (CREI), distinguishing himself by unique subspecialist qualifications in reproductive endocrinology, infertility and minimally invasive pelvic surgery.

Dr Yazdani co-founded the Queensland Institute of Minimally Invasive Surgery (QIMIS), a not for-profit organization that conducts basic and advanced courses in pelvic surgery. His philosophy of evidence based, yet individually tailored care lead to the foundation of Eve Health Australia, a private womens health centre.

Dr Yazdani is a Visiting Medical Officer to the Mater Misericordiae, an Associate Professor at the University of Queensland and a Director of the Australian Gynaecological Endoscopy Society (AGES). He joined the Queensland Fertility Group (QFG) in 2008 as Director of Clinical Research and Development.

Dr Yazdani is the training supervisor for Queensland’s only specialist infertility and IVF training programme. He is widely published in medical journals, has co-authored textbooks and lectures widely nationally and internationally.

Dr Yazdani has a special interest in endometriosis, pelvic pain, minimally invasive and microsurgery, infertility, recurrent pregnancy loss, assisted reproduction (including IVF) and reproductive endocrinology.

Dr Yazdani has a uniquely personal approach to patient consultation and management with unparalleled attention to detail, diligence and patience.

Call 1800 111 IVF (483) for an appointment.


Dr Doug Keeping
MB ChB MD FRCOG FRANZCOG
Senior Infertility Specialist

A founding member of QFG, Dr Keeping has become part of Queensland’s IVF history, and his patients benefit from his extensive experience and knowledge of infertility issues. Dr Keeping’s wonderful and supportive office team have worked alongside him for years, and go out of their way to make patients feel welcome and relaxed. With many loyal patients, Dr Keeping’s busy obstetric practice receives a high rate of word-of-mouth referrals.

Although highly-regarded as an Infertility Specialist, Dr Keeping also continues to practice obstetrics, allowing him to offer full infertility management from initial investigations right through to pregnancy and delivery.

With his long professional history, Dr Keeping has even had the pleasure of delivering the babies of patients who he, himself, brought into the world several years earlier!

Call 1800 111 IVF (483) for an appointment.


Dr David Lingard
MBBS [QLD] FRANZCOG
Senior Infertility Specialist

Offering comprehensive patient care from initial infertility investigations right through to pregnancy and delivery, Dr David Lingard is a highly-regarded and very popular obstetrician and Infertility Specialist who delivers at the Mater Private Hospital.

Dr Lingard has more than 15 years of experience in IVF and infertility treatment and trained at the Hammersmith Hospital in London under Professor Robert Winston. He is particularly interested in the causes of infertility and infertility investigations.

Committed to keeping the process of pregnancy as natural as possible, he has established long-term relationships with many of his patients and enjoys a strong referral rate. Dr Lingard takes the time to talk to each individual patient and no question is a silly question. The reception at his family-oriented practice is a friendly hive of activity and gives patients a feel of what’s to come as they start their own families.

Call 1800 111 IVF (483) for an appointment.


Dr Scott Salisbury
MBBS FRCOG FRACOG
Senior Infertility Specialist

Dr Scott Salisbury’s state-of-the-art practice allows him to provide thorough infertility care supported by the latest technology.

Highly regarded for his patient rapport and sense of humour, Dr Salisbury takes the time to answer all of his patients’ questions and to ensure that they fully understand their options. He is committed to minimising patient costs in all instances, and goes out of his way to find the cheapest and best treatment options for each individual patient. An extremely accessible and approachable specialist, Dr Salisbury encourages patients to contact him whenever they need him, and welcomes patient calls, even on weekends, in order to provide the highest possible level of care.

Dr Salisbury has recently ceased obstetrics in order to concentrate on infertility alongside other gynaecological aspects of women’s health including menorrhagia, abnormal pap smears, contraception and HRT.

Call 1800 111 IVF (483) for an appointment.


Dr Tal Jacobson

MA MBBS FRCOG FRANZCOG

Dr Tal Jacobson is kind and approachable with an easygoing and relaxed manner that will put you at ease. He is professional, confidential and courteous. He is a skilled specialist practitioner and an accomplished academic, with a career that has taken him around the world.

Dr Jacobson graduated from Cambridge University and Guy’s Hospital, London University. He then completed extensive specialist training in the UK, including a Fertility Fellowship at the John Radcliffe Hospital in Oxford and a two-year Fellowship in keyhole gynaecological surgery at St Bartholomew’s and the Royal London Hospitals. After completing his training in the UK, he spent a number of years practising in New Zealand before moving to Brisbane in 2010.  Tal is a Senior Lecturer at the University of Queensland and an elected Councillor to the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Obstetrics and Gynaecology (RANZCOG) where he serves on a number of national committees. He convenes and oversees the RANZCOG Part 2 membership exam which is a critical component of the assessment of all obstetricians and gynaecologists in Australia and New Zealand.

His research on endometriosis, pelvic pain, infertility, and laparoscopic surgery has been published in peer reviewed journals and presented at international conferences. He has been awarded the Cutler’s Company Surgical Fellowship and several other prizes and awards for his laparoscopic surgery research, and has undertaken travelling fellowships to the USA, Germany, and Austria. He teaches other doctors on a range of courses including anatomy, surgery and evidence based medicine.

Dr Jacobson has a specific interest and experience in the management of endometriosis, pelvic pain, fibroids, infertility, menstrual disorders and complications of early pregnancy. He is a very experienced laparoscopic surgeon providing a wide range of procedures including treatment of endometriosis, total laparoscopic hysterectomy, laparoscopic treatment of ovarian cysts and robotic surgery.   Dr Jacobson offers experienced fertility treatment including IVF.  He operates at the Wesley, Mater Private, Spring Hill Day Surgery and St Andrews Hospitals.  Dr Jacobson is also a Staff Specialist in Obstetrics and Gynaecology at Mater Mothers’ Hospital and delivers all babies exclusively at the Mater.   He is the father of three teenage boys and enjoys cycling in his (limited) spare time!

Please call Eve Health on (07) 3332 1999 to make an appointment with Dr Tal Jacobson.


Dr Andy Stamatiou

MBBS (QLD) FRANZCOG

Dr Andy Stamatiou is a well-respected Brisbane Obstetrician, Gynaecologist and Fertility specialist who is known for his compassionate and caring approach to all his patients.

Dr Stamatiou offers continuity of care throughout fertility treatment, pregnancy and delivery. Other special interests include endometriosis, PCOS and laparoscopic surgery.  His private practice encompasses the management of pregnancy and labour (including high risk pregnancy, particularly preterm delivery and cervical incompetence) and gynaecological services (including heavy periods, menopause, endometriosis, fibroids, prolapse and incontinence). Dr Stamatiou performs a large range of vaginal and laparoscopic surgical procedures and is able to offer the full gamut of fertility services (including IVF) through his affiliation with City Fertility Centre. He is also an accredited MonaLisa Touch laser user.

Dr Stamatiou cares about each patient individually, cares about their health, about their wellbeing and about having the outcome they desire. He works with patients each step of the way, supports them and responds to questions with knowledge, honesty and compassion. As a father, Dr Stamatiou has a deep understanding of family and is therefore compassionate to your wishes.Dr Stamatiou is a graduate of the University of Queensland, a Fellow of the Royal Australasian and New Zealand College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists, Member of the Fertility Society of Australia, Australian Medical Association, Australian Gynaecological Endoscopy & Surgery Society and is a senior lecturer and examiner for The University of Queensland, School of Medicine.

For an appointment, please call: Tel. 07 3613 9774 or online: http://www.drandystamatiou.com.au


 

Dr Karen Watson
MBBS FRACOG
Senior Infertility Specialist

Dr Karen Watson has been a Director of Queensland Fertility Group for over ten years and has a long-term commitment to infertility diagnosis and treatment with a particular interest in reproductive endocrinology. Funny, warm and organised, Dr Watson encourages work-life balance both in her own life and among her patients, and is known for her personalised care. A very popular women’s health specialist, Dr Watson has just recently ceased obstetrics to concentrate on infertility management and treatment. In 2011, Dr Watson has also moved her main practice to the Wesley Hospital and works at QFG Capalaba.

Call 1800 111 IVF (483) for an appointment.


Dr Robert Watson
MBBS [QLD] MRACOG FRANZCOG
Senior Infertility Specialist

Based at North West Private Hospital, Dr Robert Watson offers a comprehensive service in a convenient north-side location, caring for patients’ gynaecological and infertility needs right through to their pregnancy and delivery.

Dedicated to his patients, Dr Watson is approachable and well-known. He tries to help patients fall pregnant as naturally as possible, and with minimal intervention.

Dr Watson enjoys ongoing relationships with many of his patients (often seeing them through multiple pregnancies), and his waiting list is worth the wait!

Call 1800 111 IVF (483) for an appointment.


Dr Alex Alexander
MBBS [QLD] MSc MHA FRANZCOG
Associate

A specialist obstetrician and gynaecologist, Dr Alex Alexander joined QFG in 2008 for the medical support and the continual research and development in the field of IVF. He has consulting rooms in South Brisbane and visiting rights at The Mater Hospital.

Dr Alexander provides a comprehensive women’s health service in all areas of obstetrics, gynaecology and IVF. He is particularly interested in laparoscopic surgery and infertility treatment, as well as

antenatal, delivery and postnatal care.

He enjoys fertility medicine for the difference that it can make to people’s lives and is committed to the highest level of patient care. Dr Alexander is one of the few Infertility Specialists who still practice obstetrics; he delivers babies at Mater Mothers’ Private Hospital.

Call 1800 111 IVF (483) for an appointment.


Dr Peter Ganter
MBBS [QLD] FRANZCOG
Senior Infertility Specialist

Dr Peter Ganter joined QFG three years ago. He has a busy obstetric practice, delivering at the Wesley Hospital, and he sees infertility patients at Watkins Medical Centre. He is also a visiting medical officer at Enoggera Army Barracks.

Dr Ganter is interested in male infertility and infertility issues that may relate to Endometriosis. He is known as a conservative clinician with a relaxed, direct and amiable personality who encourages his patients to be active participants in their care. Many patients choose Dr Ganter for continuity of care, as he specialises in infertility, obstetrics, gynaecology and laparoscopic surgery.

Call 1800 111 IVF (483) for an appointment.


Dr Michael Wynn-Williams
MB ChB FRANZCOG
Senior Infertility Specialist

Graduating from Otago University, Michael completed his Fellowship with the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Obstetrics and Gynaecology in Christchurch and Hawkes Bay, New Zealand. Following his interest in advanced Laparoscopic Gynaecology, he completed two years Fellowship at the Centre for Advanced Reproductive Endosurgery in Sydney and a third year in Glasgow, Scotland. He then spent two years as a Consultant Gynaecologist at Cambridge University NHS Trust.

In 2006 Michael and his family choose to settle in Brisbane to enjoy the lifestyle Queensland has to offer. He is a Visiting Medical Officer at the Mater Adults and Queen Elizabeth II Jubilee Hospitals where he sees public patients with severe endometriosis from around Queensland. Michael provides private consultations from Eve Health at Southbank, Brisbane and private surgical care at the Mater Private and Wesley Hospitals. He takes an active interest in teaching laparoscopic surgical techniques and has demonstrated at many surgical meetings in Australia, New Zealand and the United Kingdom.

Michaels main interests are the laparoscopic surgical approaches to the management of endometriosis and fibroids to improve fertility outcomes. He offers Laparoscopic Reversal of Sterilization as an alternative to IVF for woman who have been previously sterilized. Through this work he has developed an interest in the management of fertility problems and joined QFG in 2008. Michael is known for his friendly, down to earth and pragmatic approach to women and their partners.

Call 1800 111 IVF (483) for an appointment.


Dr Ben Kroon

BHB MBCHB FRANZCOG CREI

Dr Ben Kroon is an accomplished fertility specialist, gynaecologist and obstetrician.

He has achieved the highest level of advanced specialist training in infertility, making him one of only a few fertility and reproductive endocrinology subspecialists in the state. He has a special interest in male and female infertility, endometriosis, fibroids, PCOS, ovulation disorders, recurrent pregnancy loss and fertility preservation.    Dr Kroon specialises in surgical treatments that optimise fertility, with a particular interest in minimally-invasive laparoscopic surgery. His surgical practice has a focus on endometriosis, menstrual disorders and other conditions that may impair a woman’s fertility. He has previously been awarded the coveted Australian Gynaecological Endoscopy Society’s Travelling Fellowship.

As a senior lecturer at the University of Queensland, Dr Kroon is committed to medical education. He is widely published and is frequently invited to speak on all areas of fertility.  An expert in gynaecology, fertility and obstetrics, Dr Kroon is able to offer continuity of care from pre-conception to delivery. In his obstetric practice, Dr Kroon places particular emphasis on clinical safety and individualisation of delivery plans. Being able to see patients from pre-conception through to completion of their family is a continual delight for him. Dr Kroon delivers babies exclusively at the Wesley Hospital, Brisbane.

Dr Kroon prides himself on thorough investigation and evidence based management in all areas of clinical medicine. He is approachable, kind, and enjoys an excellent relationship with his patients.

Please call Eve Health on (07) 3332 1999 to make an appointment with Dr Ben Kroon.

Website: www.evehealth.com.au Email: reception@evehealth.com.au


Dr Warrick Smith
MBBS FRANZCOG
Senior Infertility Specialist

Dr Warrick Smith graduated in medicine from The University of Queensland in 1996. While working as a resident at Toowoomba Base Hospital he developed an interest in obstetrics and gynaecology, and was offered his first registrar position. He subsequently trained in obstetrics and gynaecology at the Mater Hospital, Brisbane, and Nambour General Hospital.

Rounding out his training, he spent almost four years in Dublin, Ireland. He was registrar in obstetrics and gynaecology and Trinity College lecturer at the Adelaide & Meath Hospital, Dublin. Under the guidance of Professor Walter Prendiville, he also expanded his skills in laparoscopy and minimally-invasive surgery.

He subsequently spent almost three years working as Senior Registrar and Trinity College lecturer at the Rotunda Hospital, Dublin, furthering his skills in both obstetrics and gynaecology, as well as working in the infertility clinic.

Dr Smith then moved back to Brisbane with his wife and children. Having completed training, he joined Eve Health located in South Brisbane as a gynaecologist and is an associate with Queensland Fertility Group on Wickham Terrace. Dr Smith is accredited at the Mater Private Hospital, Greenslopes Private and The Wesley. Dr Smith practices Gynaecology and Fertility from Eve and has his own obstetric practice at Watkins Medical Centre on Wickham Tce where he also sees fertility patients. Dr Smith delivers at the Mater Mothers’ Private Hospital.

Dr Smith operates at both the South Bank and Brisbane City Clinics

Call 1800 111 IVF (483) for an appointment.


Dr David Moore

BSc MBBS FRANZCOG MRMed
Senior Infertility Specialist

Dr David Moore joined Queensland Fertility Group in 2015, to assist patients with difficulties conceiving and to realise his goal of being able to offer couples comprehensive continuity of care, as a specialist in infertility, pregnancy and delivery. Dr Moore has an established private practice in obstetrics and gynaecology, and sees patients at Eve Health in Spring Hill.

After graduating from the University of Queensland Medical School, Dr Moore completed his specialist training in Obstetrics and Gynaecology in centres throughout Queensland. He then completed further study in the assessment and management of infertility, to be awarded Master of Reproductive Medicine, and has continued an active role in the training of medical students and specialist trainees.

As a proud father of two young boys, Dr Moore understands the privilege and honour he is given to be able to care for people as they grow their family. His passion for what he does and his respect for each patient’s personal beliefs shines through in the way he cares for them – providing each and every one with confidence, knowledge and reassurance.

Please call Eve Health on (07) 3332 1999 to make an appointment with Dr David Moore.

Website: www.evehealth.com.au Email: reception@evehealth.com.au


Dr Matt Smith

BSc MBBS FRANZCOG

Dr Matt Smith believes in the value of building lifelong relationships with his patients. His wide set of up-to-date skills, covering obstetrics, gynaecology and fertility which allows him to provide the highest quality of personalised care to you and your family. He has a special interest in how Endometriosis affects your life from pain to fertility.

Dr Smith will guide you through your health care journey with expertise, care, and a friendly demeanour. A father of three (soon four) young children, Dr Smith is passionate about helping people to grow their families. His knowledge of up-to-the-minute medical research enables Dr Smith to provide cutting-edge services to suit your needs; whether that involves safely supporting natural choices in pregnancy, using advanced surgical techniques to decrease pain and recovery time, or using natural techniques to make your caesarean section a more special experience.

A senior lecturer in obstetrics and gynaecology at the University of Queensland, Dr Smith is committed to medical education and innovation. He is a RANZCOG Training Supervisor and the Lead Consultant for Education at RBWH.    Dr Smith delivers at both the Wesley Private Hospital and Mater Mothers’ Private Hospital. Whether you require help with fertility and IVF, managing your pregnancy, or providing gynaecology treatment, Dr Smith’s philosophy of choice, relaxed communication and continuity will provide you with a positive and special experience.

Please call Eve Health on (07) 3332 1999 to make an appointment with Dr Matt Smith.

Website:   www.evehealth.com.au Email:  reception@evehealth.com.au


Dr Robyn Aldridge

MB.ChB, FRANZCOG
Senior Fertility Specialist

Dr Robyn Aldridge is passionate about caring for women and their families. She cares for women with gynaecological concerns or at any stage of their pregnancy journey.  Dr Aldridge has trained and worked in some of New Zealand and Australia’s leading tertiary hospitals. Most recently, she was the Director of Clinical Governance at Monash Medical Centre in Melbourne and a Senior Lecturer in Obstetrics at Monash University. She is dedicated to providing evidence-based care to the women that she sees.

Dr Aldridge is experienced in resolving a wide range of gynaecological concerns for women and understands the impact that these concerns can have on daily life. She is able to see women with menstrual changes or pain, PAP smear changes, or to discuss and provide contraception. She is able to provide outpatient gynaecological procedures at Spring Hill Specialist Day Hospital, such as; hysteroscopy, D&C and LLETZ procedures to the cervix.

Call 1800 111 IVF (483) for an appointment.


Dr Kellie Tathem

BBIOMEDSCI MBBS (HONS) FRANZCOG

Kellie is a Brisbane-trained obstetrician and gynaecologist. She has an approachable, reassuring and empathetic bedside manner, and is committed to working with patients to achieve positive outcomes and experiences. She believes in empowering women by providing them with the knowledge to make an informed choice about their healthcare.

Kellie has considerable experience in treating all gynaecological conditions including heavy menstrual bleeding, pap smear abnormalities, endometriosis, ovarian cysts and pelvic organ prolapse. She has advanced training in minimally invasive surgery. Kellie also holds a staff specialist position at the Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital. She enjoys teaching and maintains an active role in the training of junior doctors and medical students.

Please call Eve Health on (07) 3332 1999 to make an appointment with Dr Kellie Tathem.

Website:   www.evehealth.com.au Email:  reception@evehealth.com.au


 

Dr Simone Campbell

MBBS MRMed FRANZCOG

Simone has been practising as a Fertility Specialist full-time since 2006.  Before Fertility became her primary focus, she worked as an Obstetric and Gynaecological staff specialist in a range of Public hospitals in rural and remote areas of Australia, as well as a number of private hospitals.  Simone completed her Master of Reproductive Medicine in 2010.

Simone’s focus is on providing a long-term practice that provides high quality, tailored, fertility solutions for her patients.In addition, she is one of only a handful of post-graduate qualified fertility specialists in Brisbane, meaning that patients reap the benefits of her extensive knowledge of fertility medicine.

Simone prides herself on effective and clear communications with patient’s, as patient understanding is a vital component in achieving a high quality, tailored fertility plan for individuals and their partners. To ensure this happens, Simone takes the time to explain the process in everyday language, making sure that you not only understand, but are fully aware of the fertility process.

Simone has a number of professional affiliations including:

• Masters of Reproductive Medicine University of New South Wales 2010

• Fellow of the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists (RANZCOG)

• Member of the Fertility Society of Australia (FSA)

• Australian Medical Association

• National Australian Society of Specialist Obstetricians & Gynaecologist

reception@simoncampbell.com.au www.simonecampbell.com.au To book an appointment please call 1300 657 462

 


Dr Melissa Luckensmeyer
MBBS FRANZCOG

Melissa specialises in obstetrics, fertility and general gynaecology, including colposcopy, laparoscopy, minor and major vaginal and abdominal gynaecological surgery. After graduating from the University of Queensland, she completed her training in obstetrics and gynaecology in Brisbane and is very well acquainted with the local network and practices.

Melissa’s extensive experience as an obstetrician and fertility specialist means that she is able to provide continued specialist care during pregnancy and birth.

Her warm and caring nature allows her patients to feel comfortable and safe. As a mother of three children, she empathises with those desiring a family of their own. She spends a generous amount of time with patients at every consultation, and her attention to detail ensures a very high level of care.

Call 1800 111 IVF (483) for an appointment.


Dr Terry Sheahan
M.B.B.S. (QLD.), F.R.C.O.G.(LOND.),F.R.A.N.Z.C.O.G.

Terry is a graduate of the University of Queensland and has since gained extensive experience in the fertility field in both Australia and overseas, working in elite units in London in IVF, obstetrics and gynaecology. He is a Senior Fertility Specialist with Qld Fertility Group.

Terry offers his patients ongoing fertility care, from fertility assessments and treatment right through to the delivery of their baby at North West Private Hospital. He prides himself on his ability to provide his patients with the best and safest possible care throughout their journey to parenthood.

Terry has a special interest in advanced laparoscopic surgery, and the management of menstrual disorders, incontinence and prolapse surgery, and abnormal smears. Terry is a popular specialist with a reputation for being meticulous, caring and enthusiastic about practising medicine. He is happily married with two daughters.

Call 1800 111 IVF (483) for an appointment.


Gynaecology

Dr Anna Burrows
MBBS(QLD) FRANZCOG
Phone: (07) 3371 5555
http://www.drannaburrows.com.au/


Dr Di Poad

Di is an experienced Obstetrician and Gynaecologist who graduated from the University of Otago and trained and worked in New Zealand, Adelaide, the United Kingdom and now lives and works in Brisbane. She has a breadth of experience in both Obstetrics and Gynaecology including colposcopy and the associated treatments for precancerous cervical conditions, abnormal bleeding investigation and treatments and investigation and management of pelvic pain. She provides private Obstetric care as part of an all female experienced Obstetric Group. Di is almost entirely working in the private sector now having spent many years in the past training and supervising doctors training in the field of O&G. Her focus now is being able to provide individual well informed care for women on a one to one basis and while many of her patients may not end up requiring surgery , for those who do they can be reassured she has plenty of experience having been actively engaged in a wide range of gynaecological operations for 25 years.

email enquiries@dipoad.com.au

Web www.dipoad.com.au

 


Plastics

Dr Anthony Kane
MB BS QLD; FRACS
Phone: (07) 3839 2906
http://www.plasticsurgerybrisbane.com.au/

 

 

 


Cosmetics

Dr Daniel Fleming

MB CHB (MANCHESTER); MRCGP(UK) DIP OBST RACOG FACCS

Dr Daniel Fleming is a Fellow of the Australasian College of Cosmetic Surgery and an examiner for the College. When President of the College, he introduced a Code of Conduct for Cosmetic Surgery which has been authorised by the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission as being in the public interest. For some years Dr Fleming performed annually more breast implant operations than any other doctor in Australia. He has the experience of more than 3,300 breast implant operations and is recognized internationally for the quality of his teaching in this procedure. He has a special interest in reducing complications for breast augmentation patients. He introduced the rapid recovery technique to Australia and has pioneered here the use of polyurethane foam covered breast implants which are now accepted to reduce the commonest complications of breast augmentation. He has written a chapter in a plastic surgery textbook on this subject.

Dr Fleming has presented many papers at international conferences, given surgical demonstrations overseas and has made numerous television appearances including Good Medicine, Insight, Four Corners, A Current Affair, Today Tonight, Brisbane Extra and ABC Stateline.

Dr Fleming strongly believes that patients need extensive information before they can make an informed choice when deciding if cosmetic surgery is the right for them. Consultations are therefore with him personally, not a nurse or “consultant”.

Cosmetic Surgery Institute of Australia
Phone: 1800 682 220 or (07) 3252 8929
www.BreastImplantsAustralia.com


Hand Surgery/ Orthopaedics

Dr David Gilpin
MB BS QLD; FRACS

Dr David Gilpin is a University of Queensland Graduate (1982 second class honours). He completed Residency Training in Brisbane before commencing training on the Orthopaedic Program in 1986 and obtaining his Fellowship in 1989. He completed a Fellowship in Micro Surgery at St James University Hospital, Leeds in 1990 during which time he obtained further training in Plastic Surgery and Micro Surgical techniques. He completed a Fellowship in Hand Surgery at the Princess Alexandra Hospital in 1991 before accepting a position as a visiting consultant at the same hospital.

Since 1999 he has operated solely in private practice undertaking surgery for upper limb conditions, with his 50% of his practice comprising of treatment of disorders of the shoulder and elbow and 50% wrist and hand conditions.  Dr Gilpin has recently been extensively involved with the investigation of the use of Collagenase in the treatment of Dupuytren’s disease of the hand.

Apart from his upper limb surgery he has a particular interest in medical indemnity issues and has been actively involved as a Board Member and representative of MDA National in Queensland.  In this capacity he has assisted in member support activities, risk management education and provided medico-legal assessments.  He continues to participate in recertification activities with the Australian Orthopaedic Association.  Dr Gilpin continues to participate in teaching both at undergraduate and post-graduate levels.

Brisbane Hand and Upper Limb Clinic

Brisbane Private Hospital
Ramsay Place, Northwest Private Hospital

Phone: (07) 3834 6533 – appointments all locations
Email: reception@upperlimb.net.au


Urology

Dr David Winkle
MBBS, FRACS

Dr David Winkle is a Urological Surgeon, with special interests in paediatric urology, reconstructive urology including male infertility and urinary stone disease. Dr Winkle completed his medical degree at The University of Queensland in 1978. He completed his urological training in Queensland and was subsequently awarded a Fellowship of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons (FRACS) in 1988.

In 1989, he travelled to the United Kingdom as the Australasian Travelling Fellow in Urology. Dr Winkle spent 2 further years specialist training in paediatric urology and reconstructive urology. Since 1991, Dr Winkle has worked in public and private practice in Brisbane.

Dr Winkle is a Member of the Urological Society of Australia and New Zealand, a corresponding member of the American Urological Association, the Society of Paediatric Urology and an Associate Member of the European Society of Paediatric Urology.

Mater Medical Centre
Mater Private Hospital
Mater Adult Hospital
Mater Children’s Hospital

Phone: (07) 3255 0311 – appointments all locations.


Dr Glen Wood
MB BS QLD; FRACS

Dr Glen Wood completed a Science degree and 2 years of full time research at Monash University, Victoria prior to completing his medical degree at the University of Queensland. He completed his advanced surgical training in Urology in Queensland and spent a further year in Christchurch, New Zealand gaining experience in Laser stone surgery and the diagnosis and treatment of Prostate Cancer.

Dr Wood has completed training in Seed Brachytherapy at the Seattle Prostate Institute and founded Queenslands first brachytherapy program at the Greenslopes Private Hospital in 2003. His interests include diagnosis and management of prostate cancer, stones and infertility.

Dr Wood is a Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of surgeons, a member of the Australian and New Zealand Urological Society and registered with the medical board of Queensland. He holds appointments at The Princess Alexandra Hospital. He is the Head of Urology training at The Greenslopes Private Hospital.

Dr Wood is a member of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons Court of Examiners and  performs sperm harvesting and vasectomy reversal in association with Queensland Fertility Group.

Brisbane Urology Clinic
Phone: (07) 3830 3320


Dental/OMS Surgery

Dr Mark Tuffley
MB BS QLD; BDSC QLD; MDSC QLD

Dr Tuffley graduated from the University of Queensland in1973, gaining first class honours in Dental Science and then went on to complete his Medical and specialist Oral and Maxilla facial training, primarily at Royal Brisbane Hospital. Dr Tuffley has been active in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery private practice since 1985. His current research is through the Centre for Clinical Research at Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospitals. It broadly involves the modulation of tissue responses through biochemical means, specifically complex nutritional mixtures.

Dr Tuffley currently teaches at the University of Queensland Dental School together with acting as external examiner, Oral Surgery and Medicine at the University of Sydney, Westmead, for the past 8 years.

Mark Tuffley OMF Surgery Pty Ltd
Suite 3, 5th Floor
241 Adelaide Street
Brisbane QLD 4000

Phone: (07) 3221 7777


Plastic/Reconstructive and Hand Surgery

Dr Rebecca Won

Dr Rebecca Won is a Plastic, Reconstructive & Hand Surgeon. She graduated from Medicine at the University of Newcastle in 2004. She commenced surgical training in General Surgery in Brisbane, before being accepted onto the Plastic Surgical Training Program.

Dr Won completed her training in Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery in 2012 and was awarded her FRACS (Plastics), becoming a Fellow of Royal Australasian College of Surgeons (FRACS). She initially worked as a Staff Specialist Plastic & Reconstructive Surgeon at Gold Coast University Hospital.

From 2014 to 2016 Dr Won undertook additional post-fellowship training in her special interest area of Hand and Upper Limb Surgery in the Hand & Peripheral Nerve Surgery Unit at Royal North Shore Hospital in Sydney, and at Macquarie University Hospital Hand Unit in Sydney.

Dr Won is regularly involved in teaching of junior surgical trainees and also sits on the medical advisory council at Spring Hill Specialist Day Hospital.

Memberships/Affiliations:
Australian Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS)
Royal Australasian College of Surgeons (RACS)
Queensland Hand Surgery Society (QHSS)

Practice Details:
Level 2, Watkins Medical Centre
225 Wickham Terrace
Spring Hill QLD
Phone: 07 3839 9791
Fax: 07 3831 1004
Email: reception@doctorwon.com.au


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Contact Us

Spring Hill Specialist Day Hospital
Level 1 and 4
St Andrew's Place 33 North St, Spring Hill QLD 4000
T: 07 3307 3243
F: 07 3832 3247
E: info@shsdh.com.au