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Dr Sasikaran Nalliah  MBBS, MS (General Surgery) FCSSL, FRACS

Dr Sasikaran Nalliah MBBS, MS (General Surgery) FCSSL, FRACS

SPECIALTY AREA General Surgery
General Surgery and Endoscopy
ADDRESS St Stephen’s Hospital
1 Medical Place, Urraween
Hervey Bay, Qld, 4655
FAX 07 4148 6332
Frequency Fortnightly

Located on St Stephen's Hospital Campus

Dr Sasikaran Nalliah is a General Surgeon with special interest in advanced laparoscopy, abdominal hernias, colorectal and gallbladder surgeries. He is a GESA accredited endoscopist, regularly performing endoscopies and colonoscopies, parathyroid surgery and haemorrhoid and perianal fistula surgery. As a General Surgeon he also performs breast, endocrine, skin cancer and circumcision surgeries. He Joined Hervey Bay Public Hospital in 2018. He is commencing private practice at St Stephen’s Private Hospital from April 2019 to provide quality care to the Wide Bay community. 

  • Acting Clinical Director of Surgery in Hervey Bay Base Hospital. 
  • Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons since 2016. 
  • Senior Lecturer School of the Medicine University of Queensland.
  • Training Supervisor for surgical trainees, international medical graduates and doctors in Australian specialist training programmes.

Dr Nalliah possesses a wealth of knowledge gained since 2001 from working in different hospitals in Australia (both regional and tertiary) and Sri Lanka. He is well-informed on the latest advancements in medical science and has a well-earned reputation as an exceptional surgeon with a particular interest in minimally invasive surgery (key hole). 

He always involves his patients in the discussion of management options in the most practical way.  He will listen to all their concerns and help them make the right decision for the best outcome for their overall well-being. 

Dr Nalliah is looking forward to receiving referrals from GP colleagues and other specialist colleagues in Hervey Bay and Maryborough, and is dedicated to providing the best possible care to your patients.

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