A/Prof. Cino BendinelliEndocrine Surgeon

A/Prof. Cino BendinelliA/Prof. Cino Bendinelli
Conjoint Associate Professor Cino Bendinelli is a double certified general surgeon specialising in endocrine surgery. He has expertise in all aspects of thyroid, parathyroid and adrenal surgery and performs more than 200 minimally-invasive and traditional thyroid and parathyroid procedures per year. He graduated with honours from the University of Pisa Medical School in Italy, and held a post-graduate Fellowship in Endocrine Surgery at Rhode Island Hospital, USA. In Australia, he became a Fellow of the Royal College of Australasian Surgeons in 2010, and was appointed Conjoint Associate Professor at the University of Newcastle in 2019. A/Prof Bendinelli is active in clinical research projects studying thyroid and parathyroid surgery; he has been published in international peer-reviewed journals and an invited speaker at local and international surgical conferences. He has a particular interest in thyroid cancer and chairs the Thyroid Cancer Multidisciplinary Team in the Hunter New England health district.


  • Accredited at the Following Hospitals

    John Hunter Hospital, Newcastle

    Newcastle Private Hospital, Newcastle

  • Special Interests

    Laparoscopic adrenal surgery

    Minimally-invasive thyroid and parathyroid surgery

    Trauma surgery

  • Associations

    Australian and New Zealand Association for the Surgery of Trauma

    Australian and New Zealand Endocrine Surgeons

    International Association for Trauma Surgery and Intensive Care

    International Society of Endocrine Surgery

    International Society of Surgery

    World Society of Emergency Surgery

  • Appointments

    Conjoint Associate Professor, University of Newcastle

    Chair, Thyroid Cancer Multidisciplinary Team Meeting, Hunter New England Health District

Practice Locations

  • Newcastle Thyroid & Parathyroid Centre

    40 Griffiths Street

    Charlestown, Newcastle, New South Wales 2290


    Driving Directions

    02 4920 6745


  • John Hunter Hospital

    2 Lookout Road

    New Lambton, Newcastle, New South Wales 2305


    Driving Directions

    02 4922 3530

  • Hunter Surgery

    Suite 3, Ground Floor, Kingston Building, Newcastle Private Hospital, 14 Lookout Road

    New Lambton, Newcastle, New South Wales 2305


    4031 4444


Contact Details

Australian & New Zealand Endocrine Surgeons

Suite 202 Level 2 AMA House 69 Christie Street ST LEONARDS, NSW 2065

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