How to chose the best Breast Surgeon in Sydney?

When you are first diagnosed with breast cancer, it is overwhelming. Choosing a breast surgeon can be difficult. Your Gp can give you advice or a personal recommendation can help. Here are the things you need to look for in a breast surgeon:



  • Royal Australian College of Surgeons membership
  • Specialist breast training and/or fellowship

Continuing Education

  • Continuing Professional Development Certificate
  • Breast educational meeting attendance
  • Breast SurgANZ membership


  • Can you talk to your surgeon?
  • Do you have enough information to make an informed decision?
  • Are you comfortable with your proposed surgery?
  • What to expect before, during and after your surgery.
  • Will you have a breast cancer nurse
  • Questions answered to your satisfaction?


  • Estimate of probable costs before your surgery

I offer and maintain these standards as part of my services to my patients.