About Mr Michael Hii

Mr Michael Hii is an oesophago-gastric surgeon who specialises in diseases of the oesophagus, stomach and adrenal glands. Mr Hii completed training in general surgery in Melbourne and then went on to complete an additional three years of specialist training in hospitals in Victoria and Brisbane. He currently works as a specialist consultant at St Vincents Public Hospital and the Royal Melbourne Hospital and holds an honorary position at Box Hill Public Hospital. He is a co director of a busy private practice seeing patients in East Melbourne, Box Hill, Bendigo and Werribee.

Mr Hii has particular skills in treating oesophageal cancer and stomach cancer, reflux disease, hiatal hernia and diseases of the adrenal glands. He is able to perform all of these surgeries using keyhole techniques, and many patients have benefited from this minimally invasive surgery compared to the more routine open surgery.

Mr Hii also publishes extensively and has presented around the world speaking on topics related to his area of specialty. As such he is completely up to date with the most modern techniques and developments in the areas of upper GI surgery.

Mr Michael Hii is dedicated to achieving the best results from surgery and committed to working with patients to deal with oesophago-gastric problems. He has helped many thousands of patients overcome serious medical disorders and improve their quality and quantity of life.

Gender: male

Services

Areas of Specialisation

  • Oesophagectomy (removal of the oesophagus)
  • Gastrectomy (removal of the stomach)
  • Hiatal hernia repair
  • Anti-reflux surgery
  • Hellers myotomy (for achalasia)
  • Adrenalectomy (removal of the adrenal gland)
  • Cholecystectomy
  • Abdominal Wall Hernia Repair
  • Splenectomy
  • Endoscopy
  • Gastric Banding for Obesity
  • Sleeve Gastrectomy for Obesity
  • Gastric Bypass for Obesity

Credentials

Qualifications/Memberships

  • FRACS, MBBS, BMedSci, PG DipSurgAnat
  • Oesophago-Gastric, Bariatric and General Surgeon
  • Senior Lecturer, University of Queensland
  • Clinical Lecturer, University of Melbourne

  • Oesophago-Gastric surgery fellow, Princess Alexandra Hospital, Brisbane, 2011-2012
  • Obesity surgery fellow, Royal Brisbane and Womens Hospital, Brisbane, 2011
  • Upper GI and HPB fellow, St Vincents Hospital, Melbourne, 2010
  • Fellowship of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons (RACS), General Surgery, 2009
  • Post Graduate Diploma of Surgical Anatomy, Melbourne University Private, 2005
  • Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery, Melbourne University, 2000
  • Bachelor of Medical Science, Melbourne University, 2000

  • FRACS - fellow of the Royal Australian College of Surgeons
  • ANZGOSA - Australia and New Zealand Gastro-Oesophageal Surgery Association
  • ANZHPBA - Australia and New Zealand Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary Association
  • OSSANZ - Obesity Surgery Society of Australian and New Zealand
  • ACMAV - Australian Chinese Medical Association of Victoria
  • AMA - Australian Medical Association
  • GSA - General Surgeons Australia

Contact Mr Michael Hii

03 8692 1190
Ste 4, Lvl 3, Healey Wing
41 Victoria Parade
Fitzroy
Melbourne 3065 VIC

PO Box 18156,
Collins St East
Melbourne 8003 VIC

Ste 3.09, Lvl 3
Ekera Medical Centre, 116-118 Thames St
Box Hill North 3129 VIC

03 8692 1190
242 Hoppers Ln
Werribee 3030 VIC

03 8692 1190
Ste 3, Lvl 1
1 Chum St
Bendigo 3550 VIC

41 Victoria Parade Melbourne VIC 3065 Australia
Page last updated on 23 November 2017