About Prof Christopher Young
Clinical Associate Professor Young is Head of the Department of Colorectal Surgery at Royal Prince Alfred Hospital. He is Executive Director of Surgical Education at the RPA Institute of Academic Surgery, Peritonectomy Program Lead, and a member of the Australia and New Zealand Training Board in Colon and Rectal Surgery. He operates at RPA Hospital and Chris OBrien Lifehouse.
Professor Young performs laparoscopic and open surgery for complex colorectal diseases including primary and recurrent colon and rectal cancer and inflammatory bowel disease, cytoreductive surgery and HIPEC, and for complex and recurrent perianal diseases.
Professor Youngs colorectal interests include:
- Colon and rectal cancer
- Inflammatory bowel disease
- Pelvic floor disfunction
- Laparoscopic and open surgery for complex colorectal diseases
MBBS, MS, FRACS, FACS, FASCRS