Dr Christine Lai

Overview

I am a general surgeon with sub-specialty post-Fellowship training in breast surgery and endocrine surgery - including thyroid surgery, and minimally invasive parathyroid and laparoscopic adrenal surgery.  I have have an interest teaching students and trainees and clinician performed ultrasound and am one of a handful of surgeons in Australia with a Diploma of Diagnostic Ultrasound (Surgery) with the Australiasian Society of Ultrasound Medicine.

Speciality
General Surgery
Areas of Practice
  • Breast
  • Endocrine
Professional Associations
  • Senior Staff Specialist
  • Breast Endocrine Unit
  • The Queen Elizabeth Hospital
  • SA
  • Visitng Surgeon
  • BreastScreen SA
  • Senior Clinical Lecturer
  • The University of Adelaide
  • 2008 - current
  • Chair
  • Younger Fellows (bi-national) Committee
  • Royal Australasian College of Surgeons 2015 - current
  • Deupty Chair
  • Younger Fellows (bi-national) Committee
  • Royal Australasian College of Surgeons 2013-15
  • South Australian State Committe
  • Royal Australasian College of Surgeons 2009 - current
  • RACS Younger Fellows South Australian Representative 2009 - 2015
  • International Surgical Society (Australian chapter secretary 2010 - current)
  • International Association of Endocrine Surgeons
  • Australian and New Zealand Endocrine Surgeons
  • Endocrine Section of Royal Australasian College of Surgeons
  • Committee member 2015 - current
  • Breast Surgeons of Australia and New Zealand
  • Australasian Association of Ultrasound Medicine
  • Australian Medical Association
  • RACS Annual Scientic Congress -2016 Younger Fellows Section Convenor
  • 2017 Endocrine Section Convenor
Professional Qualifications
  • Diploma of Diagnostic Ultrasound
Photo of Surgeon
Consulting Rooms & Hospitals
Dept of Surgery Queen Elizabeth HospitalDept of Surgery Queen Elizabeth Hospital 28 Woodville Road, WOODVILLE, SA, 5011, AustraliaE: christinelai_aust@yahoo.com.au
Calvary Consulting SuitesLevel 1, 89 Strangways Tce, North Adelaide, SA, 5022, AustraliaP: (+61) 8 8239 9117F: (+61) 8 8235 1819E: christine.lai@health.sa.gov.auW: www.endocrinesurgeons.org.au/members/christine-lai
Western Breast Clinic168 Cudmore Tce, Henley Beach, SA, 5022, AustraliaP: (+61) 8 8353 6877F: (+61) 8 8235 1819E: wbc@ihug.com.auW: www.westernbreast.com.au