Mr Andrew Packiyanathan is a general and upper gastrointestinal surgeon with a special interest in bariatric (weight loss) surgery. He also has an interest in upper GI endoscopy and has experience in therapeutic endoscopic procedures.
After graduating from Monash University in 2003 he underwent residency and surgical training at Monash Health. Andrew completed surgical training in 2013 and continued post fellowship training in oesophagogastric and bariatric surgery at the Alfred Hospital from 2014 to 2016.
Andrew currently works at Alfred Health, Northern Health, The Avenue Hospital in Windsor and Western Private Hospital in Footscray. Andrew specialises in the Lap-Band procedure and Sleeve Gastrectomy and endoscopic procedure of the Orbera balloon.