Associate Professor Richard Gallagher


A/Prof Gallagher is a Head and Neck Surgeon managing malignant and benign disease. He is the Director of Cancer Services, St Vincent's Hospital, Sydney and also the Director of the Head and Neck Service.

A/Prof Gallagher has expertise in minimally invasive surgery of the head and neck. He is Australia's highest volume individual da Vinci Trans Oral Robotic Surgeon (TORS), having performed Tansoral Robotic Surgery (TORS) since 2011. He also has extensive experience in the endoscopic and open management of tracheal stenosis and tumours.

Otolaryngology Head & Neck Surgery
Areas of Practice
  • Surgical Oncology
  • Laryngology
Professional Associations
  • AfProf Gallagher is the past Board Chair
  • Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
  • at the College of Surgeons
  • He is also a past Board Examiner for his specialty
  • AfProf Gallagher was previously on the Editorial Board of the ANZ Journal of Surgery
Professional Qualifications
Photo of Surgeon
Consulting Rooms & Hospitals
St Vincent's Private HospitalSt Vincent's Private Hospital Suite 1403, Level 14, 406 Victoria St, DARLINGHURST, NSW, 2010, AustraliaF: +61 2 8382 6012E: [email protected]W: