Scientific Convenor

 Mr Bruce Stewart FRACS

  • Specialist General & Colorectal Surgeon - Ballarat Health

Mr Bruce Stewart is a Specialist General Surgeon with an interest in both colorectal and thoracic surgery.

He trained at the Royal Melbourne Hospital and subsequently at St Vincent's Hospital in Melbourne, The Royal Brisbane Hospital and Baragwanath Hospital in South Africa. He performs a full range of colorectal surgery with a special interest in laparoscopic colorectal surgery. He also provides minimally invasive transanal surgery.

Mr Stewart also performs a full range of thoracic surgery including bronchoscopy, mediastinoscopy and minimally invasive thoracoscopic lung surgery.

He is a member of The Colorectal Surgical Society of Australia and New Zealand and the thoracic section of The Royal College of Surgeons.

Mr Stewart operates at St John of God Hospital in Ballarat, Ballarat Health Services, Ballarat Day Procedure Centre and Maryborough District Hospital.  Appointments are made by contacting The Specialist Centre, Ballarat.