Mr Kiron Bhatia
MBBS, MMedSci(Surg), FRACS Surgeon
Kiron is a general, specialist upper gastrointestinal and bariatric surgeon.
He is Director of Heidelberg Weight Loss Surgery and has a keen interest in minimally invasive surgery including laparoscopic (key-hole), Da Vinci robotic surgery and single incision laparoscopic surgery. He is a founding member of OSSANZ, IFSO and ANZGOSA being experienced in adjustable gastric banding, gastric bypass, mini gastric bypass and sleeve gastrectomy.
Kiron is a strong advocate of the benefits of multidisciplinary bariatric management and is proud of the team at HWLS. He passionately believes in the management of obesity and you will find him to be affable and very approachable.
Kiron is a member of the Austin hospital UGI/Bariatric unit and is actively involved in research, developing management protocols and outcomes assessment tools. He is also actively involved in the training of junior surgeons and nurses at the Austin hospital and believes appropriate training to be pivotal in the future direction of surgery