Dr Suresh Sivanesan
Gastroenterologist MBBS, FRACP, PhD
Dr Suresh Sivanesan completed his undergraduate medical degree at the University of Melbourne. His speciality training in gastroenterology and hepatology was completed in Australia.
Dr Suresh Sivanesan has extensive experience and training in the field of gastroenterology. He combines public practice at the Royal Melbourne Hospital as Director of Clinical Research with inner city private practice. He performs procedures in accredited and appropriately staffed endoscopy units. He is on the roster at the Epworth Hospital, Richmond.
He consults from private consulting rooms and appointments if urgent can be scheduled within a week. He believes in personal and holistic care. Safety, diagnostic accuracy and emotional well being are his priority.
He prefers to see patients prior to procedures to ensure that they are well informed and the most appropriate tests are organized.
His interests include Crohn’s disease, ulcerative colitis, bowel cancer screening, complex polypectomy and small bowel disease. Procedures include colonoscopy, gastroscopy, Pill cam and balloon enteroscopy.