Dr Michael L Talbot. MB ChB FRACS
Dr Talbot is a specialty trained Upper Gastrointestinal, Laparoscopic and Endoscopic Surgeon based at St George Hospital. He consults from the Upper GI Surgery rooms at St George Private Hospital, The Illlawarra Family Medical Centre and at the Sydney Institute of Obesity Surgery in Ashfield.
Operations are performed at St George Public and Private Hospitals. Obesity and Hernia surgery are also performed at Holroyd and Sydney Private Hospitals.
Dr Talbot’s medical degree was obtained in Otago New Zealand in 1993. Subsequent to this he underwent Basic Surgical Training at St Vincent’s Hospital Sydney, with Advanced Training occuring at St George, St Vincent’s, and Liverpool Hospitals.
Following this he underwent training as the Lister Lecturer in Upper Gastrointestinal Surgery at The Glasgow Royal Infirmary with further Cancer and Obesity Surgery training in Munich, Los Angeles, Brisbane, Adelaide and Wellington NZ.
He has been working as a University of New South Wales Senior Lecturer in Surgery since 2003 at St George Hospital and until recently at Wollongong Hospital.