Dr Leonard Shan


Dr. Leonard Shan is an academic vascular surgeon and senior fellow in the Department of Surgery at The University of Melbourne. He received his medical education at The University of Melbourne where he graduated with honours. Following vascular surgical training at multiple centres in Melbourne and Auckland, he joined the vascular staff at St. Vincent’s Hospital in 2020.

His academic interest is in outcomes research where he has helped to improve the understanding of patient-reported outcomes after intervention. He serves on the editorial board of the Annals of Vascular Surgery and is a regular reviewer for the European Journal of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery and the Journal of Vascular Surgery. Leonard is currently undertaking a PhD with The University of Melbourne and Imperial College London, and is the recipient of an Australian Government Research Training Program scholarship. He is dedicated to the improvement of patient-centred care and public health policy.

Vascular Surgery
Areas of Practice
  • Research
  • Aortic
  • Carotid
  • Endovascular
  • Peripheral Arterial
  • Venous
  • Vascular Access for dialysis and chemotherapy
Professional Associations
  • The University of Melbourne
  • Royal Australasian College of Surgeons
  • Australian and New Zealand Society for Vascular Surgery
Professional Qualifications
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Consulting Rooms & Hospitals
St Vincents Hospital41 Victoria Pde, Fitzroy, VIC, 3065, Australia