Dr Erick Fuentes
Erick completed FRACS training in General Surgery through the John Hunter Hospital in 2011. He received subspecialty training in Breast Oncologic Surgery at the Westmead Breast Cancer Institute in 2012. He received further training in Acute, General and Trauma Surgery at Liverpool Hospital in 2013.
Erick has experience in the latest therapeutic and diagnostic techniques for the treatment of breast disease. In particular oncoplastic breast surgery which uses techniques learned from plastic surgery to restore and reconstruct the breast's natural shape at the time of breast cancer surgery. Other skills include; diagnostic breast ultrasound and implant based single and two-stage breast reconstruction.
Special interests include:
Oncoplastic breast surgery
Breast lumps and fibrocystic disease
Mammographic and ultrasound abnormalities
Breast infections and other disorders
- skin lesions,
- gall bladder disease,
- thyroid and parathyroid surgery
- acute surgery
- Member of:
- Breast SurgANZ
- General Surgeons Australia
- Doctors Assisting In the South Pacific Islands