North West Private Hospital
Part of Ramsay Health Care

Dr Benjamin Dodd BSc, MBBS, MSc, FRCS, FRACS

Dr Ben Dodd is a General Surgeon with subspecialty interest in laparoscopic upper gastrointestinal (oesophagogastric) and bariatric surgery. After growing up in Brisbane and completing a Bachelor of Science degree, Ben graduated in Medicine from the University of Queensland in 2001. He then completed his specialty training in the UK and Ireland, obtaining Fellowship of the Royal College of Surgeons (FRCS) in 2013. Dr Dodd returned to Brisbane to undertake further fellowship training in complex laparoscopic upper GI cancer and bariatric surgeries at the Princess Alexandra and Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospitals. He also completed the Australasian Fellowship exam and was awarded Fellowship of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons (FRACS) during this time.

07 3367 1126

SPECIALTIES

General Surgery, Bariatric - Obesity Surgery

LOCATIONS

North West Private Hospital

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Dr Phil Lockie MB,Bch, Mphil, FRCSI(Gen) FRACS

Dr Phil Lockie is an Upper GI Surgeon with a clinical interest in Bariatric and Hernia Surgery. Dr Lockie trained in Ireland and the UK where he won The Association of Surgeons of Great Britain and Ireland Gold Medal at the Intercollegiate examination in General Surgery. Dr Lockie completed an oesophageal Fellowship at The Royal Victoria Hospital, Belfast before coming to Australia. He completed a year as the Upper GI Fellow at Royal North Shore Hospital, Sydney and another year as the Tyco Laparoscopic Fellow in Canberra before relocating to Brisbane with his family.

07 3355 2011

SPECIALTIES

Bariatric - Obesity Surgery, General Surgery

LOCATIONS

North West Private Hospital

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Dr Ian Shaw MBBS, FRACS

Dr Ian Shaw graduated from the University of Queensland (MBBS) in November 1994. After completing a rural scholarship in Kingaroy, Dr Shaw commenced his surgical career whilst living in Edinburgh, Scotland. Dr Shaw's subsequent training in surgery was based around and completed at the Royal Brisbane and Women's Hospital (RBWH). Dr Shaw updated a textbook chapter on gallstones before receiving his Fellowship of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons (FRACS). Dr Shaw then spent nearly two years at Basingstoke in the United Kingdom undergoing further training in advanced laparoscopic upper gastrointestinal surgery and liver resection for metastatic colorectal cancer.

07 3861 5134

SPECIALTIES

General Surgery, Bariatric - Obesity Surgery

LOCATIONS

North West Private Hospital

Dr Daniel Walker MBBS FRACS

Dr Daniel Walker is a Specialist Laparoscopic General Surgeon with Sub-Specialist Training in Benign Upper GI and Bariatric surgery. This includes surgery for Weight loss (Bariatric surgery), Gastroesophageal reflux, Hiatal hernia, Gallbladder (gallstones, gallbladder polyps, biliary colic), Abdominal hernias (ventral, epigastric, umbilical, incisional, inguinal, femoral, Spigelian), Skin cancer, including flap reconstruction and skin grafting, Surgical and interventional endoscopy (gastroscopy, colonoscopy).

07 3226 3800

SPECIALTIES

General Surgery, Bariatric - Obesity Surgery, Upper Gastro Intestinal Surgery

LOCATIONS

North West Private Hospital

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Dr Jason Wong FRACS, MBBS, MBChB

Dr Wong is a specialist surgeon with expertise in obesity and metabolic surgery, oesophagogastric, gallbladder, hernia and general surgery. He is also a certified endoscopist. He trained in New Zealand after his nous for surgery was recognised in his first year working as a doctor. He went on to join specialist training during which he won awards for Best Registrar, and a travelling fellowship to present cancer research in Vienna at an international conference. In 2015, he completed further sub-specialist training in oesophagogastric and bariatric surgery before moving to Australia where he was the inaugural fellow at Redcliffe Hospital.  Dr Wong is well-known for his friendly and caring nature, holistic care and ability to explain complicated things in easy to understand words.

07 3153 6633

SPECIALTIES

Bariatric - Obesity Surgery, General Surgery

LOCATIONS

North West Private Hospital

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