BSC BMBS FRACS
Dr Ben Woolven specialises in Bariatric – Obesity Surgery, General Surgery. His clinical interests include Upper Gastrointestinal Surgery, Bariatric Surgery (Gastric Bypass, Sleeve Gastrectomy and Adjustable Band), Laparoscopic Surgery, Gallbladder Surgery and Hernia Surgery.
Dr Woolven attended Adelaide and Flinders Universities and trained in General Surgery in North Queensland. He obtained Fellowship in Upper Gastrointestinal and Bariatric Surgery at St George Hospital in Sydney. He teaches at James Cook University and is a faculty member of the College of Surgeons Academy of Surgical Educators.
East Sydney Private Hospital is a modern boutique private hospital located in Woolloomooloo, Sydney, with arterial access to Sydney’s southern, western and northern suburbs.
In the spirit of reconciliation East Sydney Private Hospital acknowledges the Traditional Custodians of country throughout Australia and their connections to land, sea and community. We pay our respects to elders past and present and extend that respect to all Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples today.
East Sydney Private Hospital strongly supports equality for all. We embrace diversity and condemn any kind of discrimination, be it on the basis of race, religion, ethnicity, sexual orientation, gender identity or disability.