Dr Robert Whitfield


I am a general surgeon with sub-specialty post-Fellowship training in breast surgery, oncoplastics / reconstruction, endocrine surgery and melanoma surgery / surgical oncology.

I am a staff specialist Surgeon on the Breast, Endocrine and Surgical Oncology Unit at the Royal Adelaide Hospital.

I operate in private at St Andrews's Hospital.

General Surgery
Areas of Practice
  • Breast
  • Skin Melanoma
  • Endocrine
  • Surgical Oncology
Professional Associations
  • Visiting Surgeon and Head of Unit (Surgery) BreastScreen SA
  • Treasurer/Secretary - Breast Surgeons of Australia and New Zealand
  • Member of Australian and New Zealand Endocrine Surgeons
  • Member of International Association of Endocrine Surgeons
  • Member of International Surgical Society
  • Member of General Surgeons Australia
  • Instructor and Director of Care of the Critically Ill Surgical Patient (CCrISP) RACS Course
  • Chair bi-national CCrISP Committee
  • Chair, Australian Board in General Surgery
Professional Qualifications
  • Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery
  • Bachelor of Medical Science
  • Post-graduate diploma surgical anatomy
  • General Surgery
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Consulting Rooms & Hospitals
65 Edward St, Norwood, SA, 5067, AustraliaP: (+61) 8 8223 5598F: (+61) 8 7109 0003E: robert.whitfield@gmail.comW: www.robertwhitfieldsurgeon.com