Dr Venkatesh 'Venkat' Shanmugam


I am a General Surgeon with specialist training in Coloproctology from the United Kingdom and practicing General and Colrecdtal surgey since 2011 as Independent Consultant Surgeon, initially in the UK and in Australia for the past three years. Obtained FRACS after my year of level 4 supervision at Royal Darwin Hospital. Currently working at Hervey Bay Hospital. Have also underwnet laparoscopic Colorectal Fellowship at Dundee in a fantastic training centre in Scotland. I perform laparoscopic colorectal resections, prolapse surgery, Inflamatory bowel disease related surgery, pelvic floor operations, benign and malignant colorectal conditions including haemorrhoids, fistula, fissure, pilonidal sinus in addition to General Surgical procedures including Hernia (both open and laparoscopic), gall bladder, skin lesions, etc.,

General Surgery
Areas of Practice
  • Colorectal
Professional Associations
  • Royal Australasian College of Surgeons
  • Association of Coloproctolgyc Great Britain and Ireland
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Consulting Rooms & Hospitals
St Stephen's Hospital1 Medical Place, Hervey Bay, QLD, 4655, Australia
Hervey Bay HospitalNissen Street, Urraween, QLD, 4655, Australia