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Plastic Surgery

Phone: 9845 0000
Fax: 9845 3489

The Department provides the full range of paediatric plastic surgery services. These include separate clinics for the management of cleft lip and palate, craniofacial anomalies, vascular anomalies, microtia and burns. The Department consists of 5 VMO specialists and a Registrar who is an accredited trainee with the RACS.

The Department provides a consultative service and participates in a 24 hour roster for plastic surgical, burn and hand injury cases.

How to make an appointment:

Appointment is via outpatients reception on 9845 2525.

Clinics are conducted in Outpatients. Cleft Palate Clinic bookings are made by the Clinic Coordinator, Anne Lyon, from the Department of Speech Pathology, telephone 9845 2079. Craniofacial clinic bookings are made via the secretary to this clinic Michelle Skelleter on 9845 0918. Acute wound clinic appointments are made via Yvonne Thompson on 9845 2529.


  • Dr Peter Hayward, Department Head
  • Dr Robert Gates
  • Prof. Michael Poole
  • Dr Philip Thompson
  • Dr John Vandervord

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Last updated: Wednesday the 9th of March, 2005

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