Dr Wong is a specialist surgeon with expertise in obesity and metabolic surgery, oesophagogastric, gallbladder, hernia and general surgery. He is also a certified endoscopist.
He trained in New Zealand after his nous for surgery was recognised in his first year working as a doctor. He went on to join specialist training during which he won awards for Best Registrar, and a travelling fellowship to present cancer research in Vienna at an international conference.
In 2015, he complete further sub-specialist training in oesophagogastric and bariatric surgery before moving to Australia where he was the inaugural fellow at Redcliffe Hospital.
Dr Wong is well-known for his friendly and caring nature, holistic care and ability to explain complicated things in easy to understand words.
He is a surgical thinker and innovator, and has pioneered several surgical techniques including:
Surgical Director at Brisbane General & Obesity Surgery
Staff Specialist and Director of Surgical Training - Redcliffe Hospital.
Visiting Surgeon - North West Private Hospital
Visiting Surgeon - St Andrew's War Memorial Hospital
Jackie is an experienced Registered Nurse with a background in Emergency Medicine, Acute Admissions and Surgery. She has a broad knowledge and advanced assessment skills. With experience in clinical education and an array of post-graduate qualifications including nutrition, she is keen to support you on your weight-loss or surgical journey.
Lara is the friendly voice behind Brisbane General & Obesity Surgery who is willing to help you with your enquiries, arrange your appointments and surgery. Lara has years of experience in medical administration, and manages Dr Wong's practice from Prescribe Practice Management based in Milton, Brisbane.