Dr Arun Dhir

Dr Arun Dhir a specialist upper gastrointestinal, bariatric and general surgeon and a Fellow of The Royal Australasian College of Surgeons (FRACS).
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Dr Arun Dhir

Dr Arun Dhir

MS FRCS (Edinburgh UK) FRACS

Dr Arun Dhir a specialist upper gastrointestinal, bariatric and general surgeon and a Fellow of The Royal Australasian College of Surgeons (FRACS).

Are you looking for a compassionate doctor who can perform complex Gastro-Intestinal procedures including Weight Loss Surgery in Melbourne? You’ll find Dr Arun Dhir a thorough, highly skilled and dedicated G.I. Surgeon. He regularly performs Robotic Surgery of the digestive tract organs along with hernia repair, Gallstone removal, appendectomy surgery and gastric sleeve or gastric lap band surgery or gastric bypass surgery (weight loss surgery).

Along with expertise in digestive health, integrative gut surgery and weight loss surgery, Dr Arun holds Fellowship of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh, UK (FRCS). Dr Dhir is an active member of the ANZ Association of Gastro Oesophageal surgeons (ANZGOSA) and Obesity Surgery Society of ANZ (OSSANZ). He has gained extensive surgical experience, having trained and operated in Australia and overseas.

G.I. Surgery, Laparoscopic, Robotic & Weight Loss Surgery

Dr Dhir’s vision is to provide holistic, world class treatment to patients with upper gastro intestinal and general surgical problems. He has a particular interest in laparoscopic (keyhole) surgery and its application in weight loss surgery options for the morbidly obese. He also specializes in revisional surgery for obese patients who have had complications of previous weight loss operations

Areas of Surgical Focus

Medical Board Registration:
AHPRA MED 1214697

Educational Qualifications:

Current Appointments
Public Hospital
Monash Medical Centre Clayton
The Northern Hospital Epping

Academic Appointment
Senior Lecturer in Surgery, Monash University, Melbourne

Private Hospital
Jessi McPherson Private Hospital
North Park Private Hospital
Warringal Private Hospital
Knox Private Hospital
Epworth Freemasons

Other Interests
Biking, Tennis, Music, Studying Mind-Body Connection

Online Consultation Announcement

Dr Arun is cancelling all his elective surgery to preserve essential medical equipment and Personal Protective Equipment (the government ban takes effect on 1st April). Melbourne Gastro Surgery will be closed from Monday 31st March until futher notice. However, you may wish to speak to Dr Arun for any of the following reasons:

Review appointment: You may have had surgery with us in the past and wish to speak to Dr Arun. Please make sure you book a WLS REVIEW Consultation HERE

New Appointment for future Weight Loss Surgery: Please book a NEW Patient Consulation HERE

You can now book an online consultations with Dr Arun or contact us by email and we will get back to you at the earliest. Thank you to all our wonderful patients for graciously accepting this decision.

During this uncertain and challenging time, please look after yourself and stay connected to family and friends. Praying for a speedy return to normal life for everyone stay safe and let’s look after one another.

Dr Dhir and staff at Melbourne Gastro Surgery.

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