Dr Peter Girardi
M.B.B.S. FRACS ACCS
General, Breast and Cosmetic Surgeon, GESA approved Endoscopist
Dr Peter Girardi is a well rounded Specialist General Surgeon and Endoscopist who has been practicing in Tamworth over the past 6 years. Dr Girardi is well regarded by his patients as an excellent communicator and caring practitioner. Dr Girardi graduated from the University of Adelaide in the year 2000 and was immediately recommended to surgical training having demonstrated excellent technical abilities from early on as the then youngest graduate from the Adelaide Medical School. Soon after commencing surgical training he moved to Sydney and completed the majority of his postgraduate surgical training at St George Hospital and St Vincent's Hospital in Sydney. Having obtained Fellowship of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons, he spent a further 12 months post fellowship training in Laparoscopic Surgery and Surgical Oncology at Royal North Shore and St Vincent’s Hospital with a predominate focus on diseases of the Breast and Thyroid. He went on to complete a further 2 years post fellowship training in body contour, breast and facial cosmetic surgery with the Australasian College of Cosmetic Surgery to complement his skin cancer and breast surgery interests. He moved to the Tamworth area in 2010 with his wife Ivana and two small children to conduct a truly general surgical practice and his technical abilities have proved to be highly regarded. He has introduced laparoscopic bowel cancer surgery to the Tamworth area and continues to be a strong proponent of the technique, mirroring the advances in metropolitan areas to which he maintains close professional associations. He offers patients in the local area the most up-to-date surgical techniques and advances in the field of abdominal, breast and thyroid surgery, as well as providing the community an option of seeking cosmetic procedures locally without the need to travel to the capital cities. He is a devoted father and has been a strong supporter of the local community, schools and various social organisations.