New Specialists for the Month
DR ROBERT MOLNAR
MBBS BSc (Med) FRACS (Ortho)
Orthopaedic Surgery - Hip and Knee
Dr Molnar is a Sydney trained Orthopaedic Surgeon specialising in hip, knee and trauma surgery.
He underwent Fellowship training in both joint replacement surgery and trauma, in Australia and at Harborview Medical Centre (USA). He is a fellow of the Royal Australasian Colleague of Surgeons, and a member both the Arthroplasty Society and the Hip Joint Preservation Society.
To reduce recovery time and improve the overall outcomes for patients, where possible, Robert operates using minimally invasive techniques combined with computer navigation. This has proven to result in less pain, injury to tissue and scarring while resulting in greater accuracy in treatment.
Dr Robert Molnar’s special interests are:
- Computer assisted hip and knee replacement
- Revision arthroplasty for failed, painful or injected prosthetic joints
- Management of hip, knee and pelvic trauma
- Arthroscopic surgery of the hip and knee including ACL reconstruction, sports knee surgery, hip arthroscopy, labral repair and femero-acetabular impingement (FAI) hip surgery
Westmead Specialist Centre, Suite 12,
16-18 Mons Road,
WESTMEAD NSW 2145
T (02) 9587 4720 | F (02) 9587 6927 | W www.orthotrauma.com.au
DR REENA MOHAN
MBBS, FRANZCOG, MS (OBGY)
Obstetrics and Gynaecology
Dr Reena Mohan is a specialist Obstetrician and Gynaecologist committed to provide high quality women’s health care. She has acquired a high level of competency in both clinical and surgical skills through extensive training at Westmead, Blacktown and Auburn Hospitals and has done a year of dedicated training in general and laparoscopic gynaecology surgery and 6 months of obstetrics and gynaecology ultrasound.
Dr Mohan is currently working as a staff specialist at Westmead and Auburn Hospitals where she runs the antenatal and gynaecology clinics. She is a member of the AGES (Australasian Gynaecological and Endoscopy Surgery Society). She will be delivering patients at Westmead Public, Westmead Private and Norwest Private Hospitals. Gynaecological surgical procedures will be provided at all the above hospitals. She provides pregnancy (obstetric) care at the highest level, enabling expectant mothers to have a positive, reassuring and relaxed pregnancy.
Specialist Services Medical Group,
9 Norbrik Drive,
BELLA VISTA NSW 2153
T (02) 8850 8103 | F (02) 8883 5237
DR MANDY FLETCHER
MB BCh, FRACP
Dr Mandy Fletcher is a Consultant Paediatrician and Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Physicians (RACP) having trained at the Sydney Children’s Hospital Randwick. She was appointed the Chief Resident in her final year of training. Mandy consults at the Wahroonga Specialist Centre, Westmead Private Hospital and is a locum VMO for the Paediatric Department at Hornsby Hospital.
Dr Fletcher is a General Paediatrician who expertly manages both simple and complex paediatric patients from the neonate and into the teenage years. She enjoys working with families and happy to manage a variety of medical conditions including poor weight gain, reflux, abdominal pain, behavioural issues and development delay.
Westmead Private Hospital,
Cnr Mons and Darcy Roads,
WESTMEAD NSW 2145
T (02) 9489 8455 | F (02) 9489 9521
A/PROF ARDALAN EBRAHIMI
MBBS (Hons), MPH, FRACS
Head and Neck Surgery
A/Prof Ardalan Ebrahimi is fellowship trained in advanced head and neck oncology, microvascular reconstruction, endocrine and robotic surgery at Royal Prince Alfred Hospital in Sydney and the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota, USA. A/Prof Ebrahimi specialises in all areas of benign and malignant conditions of the head and neck, including head and neck cancer, neck lumps, parotid and Submandibular gland surgery, thyroid and parathyroid surgery, skin cancer, lesions of the mandible and maxilla, swallowing difficulty and oral and throat lesions.
A/Prof Ardalan Ebrahimi’s areas of special interest are:
- Minimally invasive parotidectomy
- Robotic thyroidectomy
- Transoral robotic surgery for tonsil and tongue base cancer
- Facial reanimation surgery for facial palsy
- Microvascular reconstruction
- Thyroid and parathyroid surgery
Suite 11, Level 1,
41-43 Goulburn St LIVERPOOL
T (02) 9821 4778 | F (02) 8088 7981
Image captured by Hills News, May 2017
DR JAMES TOH
MBBS, BSc, FRACS, Member CSSANZ
Colorectal and General Surgery
Dr James Toh is a consultant Colorectal and General Surgeon appointed at Westmead Hospital and Westmead Private Hospital. He specialises in minimally invasive laparoscopic surgery and has expertise and experience in treating a wide range of colorectal and general surgical conditions.
Dr Toh is a member of RACS, CSSANZ, General Surgeons Australia (GSA) and is a friend of the National Rural Health Alliance (NRHA). He is accredited by the Gastrointestinal Enterological Society of Australia (GESA). Dr Toh can conduct his consultations in English and Cantonese.
Dr James Toh’s areas of special interest are:
- Laparoscopic and robotic colorectal surgery
- Inflammatory bowel disease and colorectal cancer management
- Laparoscopic and open hernia repairs
- Management of colorectal cancer
- Management of perianal conditions - haemorrhoids, fissures, fistulae, anal cancers
- Gastroscopy and Colonoscopy
Westmead Private Hospital,
Cnr Mons and Darcy Rds,
Westmead, NSW, 2145
T 1300 168 178 | F (02) 8011 1276 | W sydneycolorectalsurgeons.com.au
DR ERIC CHEAH
MBBS, BMedSc, FRACP
Paediatric Gastroenterology and Hepatology
Dr Eric Cheah is a Paediatric Gastroenterologist and Hepatologist. Dr Cheah graduated in Medicine from the University of Melbourne in 2005 where he also obtained Honours in the Bachelor of Medical Science. He commenced his paediatric training through the Royal Children’s Hospital in Melbourne. In 2014, Dr Cheah completed his subspecialty training in Paediatric Gastroenterology and Hepatology, as well as paediatric liver transplantation at the Children’s Hospital in Westmead.
He was a Research Fellow with the James Fairfax Institute of Paediatric Nutrition examining the clinical effects of a drug intervention on cystic fibrosis pancreatic disease under Professor Kevin Gaskin, and also study coordinated for an eosinophilic oesophagitis multicentre study.
Eric manages children from newborns to adolescents with gastrointestinal complaints including abdominal pain, functional gastrointestinal disorders, coeliac disease, constipation, diarrhoea, gastro-oesophageal reflux disease, liver disease and failure to thrive with a special interest in eosinophilic oesophagitis, inflammatory bowel disease, and cystic fibrosis.
29 - 33 Darcy Road,
T (02) 9687 4000 | F (02) 9687 4005