Dr Ryan Brendan
Job Title: Surgeon
General, Laparoscopic and Transplant Surgeon Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons Staff Specialist Surgeon, Department of Surgery, Westmead Hospital. Dr Ryan is currently a staff specialist surgeon at Westmead Hospital, specializing in organ transplantation, dialysis access surgery and laparoscopic general surgery.He also works as a consultant surgeon at Norwest Private, Westmead Private and Campbelltown Private Hospitals. Dr Ryan is a medical graduate of Monash University, Melbourne and became a fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons in 2003. He spent 2 years working overseas in the National Kidney and Pancreas Transplant Unit in Dublin, Ireland and returned in 2006 to take up his transplant surgical appointment at Westmead Hospital. Dr Ryan has a special interest in laparoscopic (keyhole) surgery, in particular laparoscopic hernia repairs, cholecystectomy (gallbladder), & fundoplication (antireflux surgery) .He performs laparoscopic gastric banding separately through his affiliation with the Australian Institute of Weight Control. Dr Ryan is involved in continual education in his surgical field and committed to the process of audit review in surgical practice.