Dr Negin Sedaghat
Dr Negin Sedaghat FRACS is an established Australian Specialist General Surgeon with sub-specialisation in Breast Surgery & Surgical Oncology as well as Endocrine Surgery. Patients from all walks of life see Dr Sedaghat for expert surgical management of breast conditions & breast cancer, thyroid & parathyroid surgical disease, skin lesions & lumps, and hernia repair.
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Dr Sedaghat has over a decade of training & experience in her professional field, encompassing a wide-range of conditions and specialist procedures. This includes Fellowship of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons, conferred in 2019 and dedicated Post-Fellowship sub-specialisation in Breast Surgery, Surgical Oncology and Endocrine Surgery at distinguished Australian centres. Her first subspecialty appointment was to the Surgical Oncology & Endocrine Surgery Fellowship at the Prince of Wales Hospital in Sydney, dedicated to the surgical management of skin cancer, soft tissue tumours/masses & thyroid disease. During this time, Dr Sedaghat was also an international Visiting Fellow in Breast Surgical Oncology at the prestigious MD Anderson Cancer Center in Houston, USA.
Under the auspices of the Breast Surgeons of Australia & New Zealand specialist society, Dr Sedaghat was then appointed to specialty Breast Surgery Fellowship in Adelaide and Sydney. At the Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Dr Sedaghat was mentored by Breast & Endocrine Surgeons, including internationally respected surgeons in the treatment of surgical disease of the thyroid & parathyroid glands. During this time, she was also awarded with distinction the Sydney Professional Certificate in Oncoplastic Breast Surgery (USYD). At the Westmead Breast Cancer Institute, Dr Sedaghat performed high-volume and wide-ranging advanced oncoplastic & reconstructive breast surgery under the tutelage of renown mentors. Upon completion of her Post-Fellowship subspecialisation, she successfully continued at the Westmead Breast Cancer Institute where she became the Chair of the Breast Surgery Audit and supervised Oncoplastic Breast Surgery Fellows.
Dr Sedaghat is a member of both Breast Cancer and Endocrine Disease Multidisciplinary Teams. She is the current MD Lead for Patient Safety & Quality at Macquarie University in Sydney and a Clinical Examiner with the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons. Dr Sedaghat's notable contributions to surgery are not only reported in numerous highly-regarded surgical journals, but she is also invited to assist the editorial boards of international surgical publications. In addition to her Sydney-based specialist practice, Negin enjoys being involved in community-building endeavours. Most notably, she is a co-founder of the Fiji Village Project.
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To arrange a consultation or referral, please contact Dr Sedaghat's team directly by email or phone.
- Surgical Oncology
- RACS / Royal Australasian College of Surgeons
- BreastSurgANZ / Breast Surgeons of Australia and New Zealand
- AsAES / Asian Association of Endocrine Surgeons
- GSA / General Surgeons Australia
- ProfCert (OncPlastBrstSurg)
- BAS (Phys)(Hons I)