About Dr Hanh Tran

Dr Hanh Tran became a specialist in 2001 & since 2005 has super- specialised in abdominal wall pathologies.

His pioneering work in single incision laparoscopic surgery was recognised by the University of Sydney with an award of the Doctor of Philosophy with the thesis entitled – Advances in minimally invasive surgery. Dr Hanh Tran has published close to 50 research articles & presented at over 110 National & International meetings.

Dr Hanh Tran is a regularly invited speaker to international hernia meetings where he has taught & performed live surgery demonstrations in numerous laparoscopic hernia repair workshops.

Gender: male


Hernia Surgery:

Extensive experience in laparoscopic repair of inguinal, umbilical/epigastric/spigelian, ventral/incisional & parastomal hernias and diastasis of the recti



BA, MA, MB BChir (Cambridge), ECFMG (USA), Grad. Cert. Edu, PhD, MBA (USyd), FRCS (Eng), FRACS

Director of the Sydney Hernia Specialists Clinic

President of the Australasian Hernia Society

PhD thesis (USyd): Advances in minimally invasive hernia surgery: Single-incision laparoscopic surgery

Steering committee member of HerniaSurge which recently published the International Guidelines for Management of Adult Groin Hernias

Member of Expert Advisory Committee into management of inguinal hernias by Medicare Australia 2013-2016.

Graduated with distinction in Master of Business Administration (USyd) in 2016.

Contact Dr Hanh Tran

02 8076 3229
Lvl 2
195 Macquarie St
Sydney 2000 NSW

195 Macquarie St Sydney NSW 2000 Australia
Page last updated on 1 November 2017