Associate Professor Andrew Brett

Consultant Gastroenterologist, Endoscopist and General Physician

MBBS | FRACP

Qualifications

  • Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Physicians (Adult Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology) | RACP (2004)

  • Honorary Clinical Associate Professor | The University of Melbourne

  • Gastroscopy and colonoscopy | Conjoint Committee for the Recognition of Training in Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (CCRTGE)

  • Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery | The University of Melbourne (1995)

Professional History

Andrew is a Consultant Gastroenterologist, Endoscopist and General Physician. He graduated from the University of Melbourne and completed advanced gastroenterology training at the Royal Melbourne Hospital (RMH) and Box Hill Hospital under Professor Peter Gibson. He was appointed Consultant Gastroenterologist at the RMH in 2006 and is also head of a General Medical Unit there, having since become an integral member of both teams. Alongside his clinical work Andrew is a Clinical Associate Professor at The University of Melbourne and is involved in both teaching and research, with a multitude of publications within internal medicine. He is a regular regional assessor for the Royal Australasian College of Physicians examinations and is the Greater Western Consortium Director of Physician Education with a commitment to the training and supervision of junior doctors within and beyond RMH.

Gastroenterology Service

Andrew has a broad range of interests within gastroenterology and general medicine with over 15 years' experience. This includes investigation and management of gastrointestinal bleeding, iron deficiency, inflammatory bowel disease, liver disorders, colonic polyp surveillance and bowel cancer screening. Andrew maintains an active interest in general medicine, coordinating and managing perioperative and complex medical care. Additionally, Andrew is proficient in conducting oesophageal pH testing and manometry and is certified in video capsule endoscopy. He therefore also accepts referrals for these specialised gastrointestinal testing modalities.

Consultation Locations

Andrew consults across two sites. To arrange an appointment to see Andrew, please contact Parkville for the preferred location as below:

Parkville

Parkville Gastroenterology

26 Wreckyn Street

Parkville 3050

P: 03 9326 5858

F: 03 9328 4123

E: info@parkvillegastro.com

Richmond

Epworth Private Hospital

Suite 7.1 at 34 Erin St Level 7

Richmond VIC 3121

P: 03 9326 5858

F: 03 9328 4123

W: epworth.org.au

Endoscopy Locations

Melbourne Private Hospital

Epworth Private Hospital

Public Hospital Affiliations

The Royal Melbourne Hospital

Medical Society Memberships

Gastroenterological Society of Australia (GESA)

American Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy

Australia and New Zealand Gastrointestinal International Training Association

Royal Australasian College of Physicians (RACP)