Education & training
MBBS, MS, FRACS
General surgical training at two large Tertiary Hospitals - St George and Liverpool Hospital in Sydney, Australia Trained under the mentorship of several pre-eminent surgeons Sub-specialty training in Colorectal Surgery at two high volume centres – Royal North Shore Hospital (Sydney, Australia) and St James’s University Hospital (Leeds, United Kingdom) Master of Surgery (MS) from the University of Sydney Accredited by Gastroenterological Society of Australia (GESA) for adult gastroscopy and colonoscopy
Hospital accreditations: Campbelltown Private, Sydney Southwest Private, Holroyd Private Hospital and Liverpool Day Surgery Dr.Murugesan consults at: 1. Schwarz Family Practice, 37 Hilder St, Elderslie 2570 2. Emerald Hills Medical Centre, 2/5 Emerald Hills Boulevard, Leppington 2179 3. Centric Building B, 4 Hyde Parade, Campbelltown 2560 Website: www.drjothimurugesan.com Phone number: 0283551891 Special interests Robotic & Laparoscopic Surgery, Hernia Repair, Colorectal Surgery, Proctology, Gallbladder Surgery, Pelvic Floor Disorders
A colorectal surgeon specialises in the management of disorders of the small bowel, colon, rectum and anus. This includes both benign (non-cancerous) and malignant (cancerous) problems such as colorectal cancer and polyps, inflammatory bowel disease including Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis, diverticular disease of the colon, anorectal conditions including haemorrhoids, fissures, abscesses and fistulas, pelvic floor disorders including bowel prolapse, functional bowel problems such as constipation and incontinence. General Surgeon is a specialist who provides expert treatment across a broad range of emergency and planned surgical procedures, performs surgery to correct diseases and disorders covering a broad range of medical conditions.