Doctor Michael Talbot

Dr Talbot graduated from the University of Otago in 1992 and completed Internship in Wellington, NZ before commencing residency and surgical training at St Vincent’s Hospital, Sydney.

He graduated from Advanced Surgical Training in the Sydney Southeastern rotation in 2001 and underwent further subspecialty training as the Lister Lecturer in Surgery at the Glasgow Royal Infirmary before commencing Consultant practice at St George and Wollongong Hospitals in 2003 as a UNSW Senior Lecturer in Surgery. In 2005 he consolidated his public hospital appointments to St George Hospital, and he consults at a number of sites in Sydney and Wollongong.

During his career, he has been the one of the pioneers of complex Bariatric surgery in NSW and has an interest in oncology and therapeutic endoscopy. He has research interests in Oesophageal Physiology, hernia, obesity and metabolic disease.