Mr Richard Hanney


Dr Hanney has been a General Surgeon in Western Sydney since 1999. With increasing subspecialisation in surgery, if there are subspecialty surgical services he can not provide, he has a strong network of colleagues to ensure that the most appropriate care is provided to each individual.

General Surgery
Areas of Practice
  • Trauma
  • Upper Gastrointestinal-Hepatopancreatobiliary
  • Colorectal
Professional Associations
  • FRACS awarded 1995
  • Clinical Senior Lecturer in Surgery, University of Sydney
  • Professor of Surgery, University of Alabama at Birmingham
  • Clinical Network Director for Surgery, WSLHD, 2021-23
  • Chair, RACS Section of Academic Surgery 2013-15
  • Chair RACS Younger Fellows Committee 2005-2006 including during the establishment of the Trainees' Association
  • Visiting Professor to the Association for Academic Surgery 2008
  • Visiting Professor to the Association for Academic Surgery 2010
  • Visiting Professor to University of Wisconsin 2015
  • AMA NSW Council representative for Western Metropolitan zone 2008-13
  • AMA Federal Council representative for craft group of Surgery 2011-12
  • Supervisor of Surgical Training Mount Druitt Hospital 2002-5 and 2009-12
  • Head, Department of Surgery, Mount Druitt Hospital 2012-13
  • First line reviewer for Combined Hospitals Audit of Surgical Mortality
  • Director, Early Management of Severe Trauma courses 2000 - 2014
  • Member:
  • - General Surgeons Australia
  • - Australasian Gastrointestinal Trials Group
  • - Australasian Trauma Society
  • - Sydney Upper Gastrointestinal Surgical Society
  • - Association for Academic Surgery
  • - Society of University Surgeons
  • FACS awarded 2017
Professional Qualifications
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    Consulting Rooms & Hospitals
    56 Janet St, Mount Druitt, NSW, 2770, AustraliaP: 02 96253977F: 02 96253634E: