Discover the best bariatric surgeons in Melbourne, Australia.

As of 2021, 4,197,750 people lived in the Greater Melbourne area, with an indigenous population of 0.7%. 56.9% of people were employed full-time with 4.3% of the population working in a hospital setting.

As of 2022, Australia had an obesity rate of 31.7%.

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1 Arnold St, Box Hill VIC 3128, Australia

Bariatric Surgeon
Dr. Anthony Clough is a specialist surgeon focusing on weight loss surgery (bariatrics) and other aspects of gastrointestinal and hernia surgery. He holds a strong interest in minimally invasive and robotic-assisted procedures. He is currently based in Melbourne and operates through various locations including Epworth Eastern Hospital, Box Hill Hospital, and several consulting suites around the city.

Level 4/470 Wodonga Pl, Albury NSW 2640, Australia

Bariatric Surgeon
Dr. Adam Skidmore is a highly qualified and experienced surgeon specializing in various areas, including: General Surgery: Gallbladder disease, hernias, bowel cancer, and stomach/esophageal cancer surgery. Upper Gastrointestinal Surgery: Diseases of the esophagus, stomach, and gallbladder. Weight Loss and Metabolic Surgery: Gastric bypass, sleeve gastrectomy, and other procedures for obesity and related conditions. He is known for his expertise in keyhole surgery for various procedures and his passion for providing personalized care to his patients.

7/8 Martin St, Heidelberg VIC 3084, Australia

Bariatric Surgeon
Dr. Kiron Bhatia is a highly qualified and experienced general surgeon with a particular focus on upper gastrointestinal surgery and bariatric surgery. He is known for his expertise in minimally invasive and laparoscopic techniques, offering patients a faster recovery and reduced scarring.

382 Victoria Parade, East Melbourne VIC 3002, Australia

Bariatric Surgeon
Dr. Jason Winnett is a highly experienced and respected bariatric surgeon based in Melbourne, Australia. He has been specializing in weight loss surgery and treatments for over 23 years, helping thousands of patients achieve their health and weight loss goals. Dr. Winnett is known for his personalized approach, combining expertise with a genuine care for his patients' well-being.

Suite 213, Level 2, Ormond Square, 12 Ormond Boulevard, Bundoora VIC 3083

Bariatric Surgeon
Dr. Arun Dhir is a highly experienced specialist surgeon in Melbourne, Australia, with over 30 years of practice. He focuses on upper gastrointestinal (GI) surgery, bariatric (weight loss) surgery, and general surgery. Known for his holistic approach, Dr. Dhir incorporates mind-body practices like yoga and meditation into his patient care. He's a passionate advocate for gut health and its connection to overall wellbeing.

Main Rooms Suite 11A Knox Private Hospital 262 Mountain Highway Wantirna Vic 3152

Bariatric Surgeon
Dr. Niruben Rajasagaram is a Consultant Bariatric, Oesophagogastric & General Surgeon with extensive experience in laparoscopic surgery, weight loss surgery, and advanced endoscopy. He is the director of the Victorian Specialist Surgery & Weight Loss Centre and is known for his commitment to providing excellent, prompt, and safe surgical services to his patients.

Darebin Weight Loss Surgery Suite 3, 195 Thompsons Road, Bulleen VIC 3105

Bariatric Surgeon
Mr Kiat Lim, is a Gastrointestinal and Weight Loss Surgeon, specialising in Upper Gastrointestinal and Bariatric Surgery. Kiat completed his training at Monash University and went on to become one of the few pioneering trainees accredited by Australia and New Zealand Gastroesophageal Surgery Association (ANZGOSA). With a focus on providing a comprehensive and well-rounded approach to patient treatment, Kiat always aims to engage his patients in their treatment to ensure they understand their treatment options, as well as the surgical process and realistic outcomes that they can expect. Consulting from the Darebin Weight Loss Surgery in Bulleen, Kiat and his colleagues are able to provide a multi-disciplined team of surgeons, physicians, dietitians, specialist nurse and also a psychologist, to guide his patients on their weight loss journey. Utilising the latest techniques in minimally invasive surgery (laparoscopic and endoscopic), for which recovery is often quicker, Kiat operates at Warringal Private Hospital, the Austin, Latrobe Private and the Epworth.

Surgical Consulting Group Suite 44 - Cabrini Hospital, 183 Wattletree Road, Malvern VIC 3144

Bariatric Surgeon
Mr. Paul Burton is a highly qualified and experienced surgeon specializing in the upper gastrointestinal tract and general surgery. He practices in Melbourne, Australia, and is renowned for his expertise in: Oesophago-gastric cancer surgery Bariatric (weight loss) surgery Anti-reflux surgery Laparoscopic surgery (hernia and gall bladder surgery)

Suite 9.5, Level 9/25 Nelson Rd, Box Hill VIC 3128, Australia

Bariatric Surgeon
Dr. Sean Mackay is a highly qualified and experienced surgeon based in Melbourne, Australia. He combines a thriving clinical practice with active research involvement and academic contributions. Dr. Sean Mackay is passionate about upper gastrointestinal, hepatopancreatico-biliary, bariatric, hernia, and advanced laparoscopic surgeries.Skilled in therapeutic endoscopy and ERCP procedures. Holds academic appointments as a Senior Lecturer at Monash University's Eastern Health Clinical School. Actively involved in research, particularly focusing on objective assessment of surgical skills, surgical training, and supporting the Eastern Health Surgical Research Group.

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Melbourne, Australia Weight Loss Surgery

Below, you will find a curated list of the best weight loss surgeons in Melbourne, Australia. Additionally, you may consider shifting your search to Sydney, Australia or Brisbane, Australia.

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Our Selection Criteria:


We value candidates with the best education and accreditations.


Extensive experience in general surgery and laparoscopic surgery are essential.


We only pick those with the professionalism and empathy that is required to help patients through their weight loss journeys.

Bariatric Surgery FAQs

While generally considered a safe procedure, there are certain risks associated with bariatric surgery, such as bleeding, blood clots, and infection. It is important to note, however, that all medical procedures come with potential risks.

On average, the cost of bariatric surgery in Melbourne can range from $10,000-$25,000, depending on the exact procedure involved, as well as factors such as insurance coverage.