Ballarat Bariatrics

Ballarat Bariatrics

About Mr Douraid Abbas

Dr. Douraid Abbas is a highly respected endoscopy, general and bariatric surgeon renowned for his exceptional skill, compassionate patient care, and unwavering commitment to enhancing the lives of his patients. With a wealth of experience spanning over decades, Dr. Abbas has made significant contributions to the field of surgery, particularly in the areas of weight loss surgery and advanced laparoscopic procedures.

After completing his medical degree , Dr. Abbas embarked on a journey of continuous learning and specialisation. He underwent rigorous training in general surgery, mastering various surgicaltechniques and procedures. Recognising the pressing need for effective obesity treatment options, Dr. Abbas pursued advanced fellowship training in bariatric surgery, equipping himself with the latest surgical interventions for weight loss.

Throughout his illustrious career, Dr. Abbas has remained steadfast in his dedication to delivering personalised care to each of his patients. He understands the profound impact that surgery can have on individuals and their families, and he goes above and beyond to educate his patients, address their concerns, and guide them through every step of their surgical journey. His compassionate approach, combined with his unparalleled surgical expertise, has earned him the trust and gratitude of countless patients seeking to improve their health and quality of life.

In addition to his clinical practice, Dr. Abbas is deeply committed to education and mentorship. He serves as a senior lecturer at the University of Notre Dame School of Medicine in Sydney, where he imparts his knowledge and expertise to the next generation of surgeons.

Dr. Abbas is a registered surgeon with the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons (RACS) and he maintains active membership in several prestigious professional organisations, including the Obesity Surgery Society of Australia & New Zealand, General Surgeons Australia, and the American Society for Metabolic & Bariatric Surgery. He is also a proud contributor to the Bariatric Surgery Registry, reflecting his dedication to advancing surgical practices and outcomes.

In his pursuit of excellence, Dr. Abbas continuously seeks to stay at the forefront of his field. He regularly attends conferences, workshops, and training sessions to remain abreast of the latest advancements in surgery, ensuring that his patients receive the highest standard of care available.

Outside of his professional endeavours, Dr. Abbas finds joy in spending time with his family and engaging in activities such as gardening and staying active. He is deeply grateful for the privilege of serving his patients and considers it his life's calling to help them achieve their health and wellness goals.

Dr Douraid Abbas provide services in the following areas:
• Colonoscopy & Gastroscopy
• Breast Cancer Surgery
• Laparoscopic (keyhole) Surgery for Gallbladder and Hernia.
• Haemorrhoid Treatment (HAL-RAR)
• Bariatrics (Weight Loss Surgery)
• All skin cancers, eg melanoma BCC and SCC
• All benign skin condition like cyst and lipoma
• Excisions and aesthetic flaps
• Varicose Vein Surgery
• Thyroid Surgery

Professional Affiliates

Professional Affiliations of Dr Douraid Abbas:
• OSSANZ (Obesity Surgery Society Australia and New Zealand) and has contributed patients to
the BSR(Bariatric Surgery Registry) since its inception.
• Obesity Surgery Society of Australia & New Zealand
• General surgeons Australia
• International Fellow of the American Society for Metabolic & Bariatric Surgery
• AMA Victoria
• Senior Lecturer University of NotreDame School of Medicine Sydney
• BreastSurgANZ
• Gastroenterological society of Australia

Dr Douraid Abbas affiliated with a list of hospitals and day procedures:
• St Vincent Private Hospital Werribee
• St John’s of God Hospital Ballarat
• Sunshine Private Hospital
• Ballarat Day Procedure
• Hobson Health Care Werribee
• Hobson Health Care Sydenham
• Colac Area Health Hospital
• Maryborough District Health Services Hospital
• Bacchus Marsh Hospital
• Geelong Day Procedure

Clinic Consultations Locations

Wyndham Private Specialist Consulting Suites:
Level 1,242 Hoppers Lane, Werribee
Phone: 03 9082998, M:0484 101 850
Email: [email protected]

St Vincent Private Hospital consulting Suites:
240 Hoppers Lane, Werribee
M: 0484 101 850
Email: [email protected]

OurMedical Williams Landing:
111 Overton Road, Williams Landing
Booking: via OurMedical app only

WestVIC Surgical:
102A Drummond St Nth, Ballarat Central
M: 0484 101 850
Email: [email protected]

Westcare Medical Centre:
1/211 Barries Rd, Melton West
Phone: 9747 5800

Carn-Brae Clinic:
328 Glenelg Highway, Winter Valley
Phone: 5332 1501

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