Dr James Chau
Job Title: Doctor
Dr. James Chau is a consultant upper gastrointestinal surgeon, specialising in weight loss surgery, upper gastrointestinal surgery, minimally invasive laparoscopic hernia repair, endoscopy, general and bariatric surgery. He is a Consultant Surgeon at St George Private, Kareena Private, Dubbo Private, and Figtree Private Hospitals. He is an Accredited Bariatric Surgeon at St George Private Hospital, Centre of Excellence in Bariatric Surgery. After graduating from The University of Sydney he was accepted into the surgical training program in his first residency year. Dr. Chau completed his Advanced Surgical Training in the minimum required time of four years. He went on to complete Fellowship in Hepatobiliary Surgery at The Canberra Hospital, and Fellowship in Upper Gastrointestinal Surgery and Bariatric Surgery at St George Private and Public Hospitals. During his Fellowship year at St George Private Hospital, he gained considerable experience in complex revisional bariatric surgery, and advanced laparoscopic surgery. Dr. Chau’s main interests are weight loss and metabolic surgery. He has researched extensively in Sleeve Gastrectomy and Revisional surgery for failed Gastric Bands and has presented scientific papers in International and National Meetings. He specialises in revision of gastric bands, sleeve gastrectomy, gastric bypass, revisional bariatric surgery, and metabolic surgery for diabetes.