Prof. Ian BennettEndocrine Surgeon

Prof. Ian BennettProf. Ian Bennett
Professor Ian Bennett is a Breast and Endocrine Surgeon with a special interest in the management of breast malignancies, benign breast disease, thyroid surgery and parathyroid surgery.
He also has a particular interest in familial breast cancer and offers a counselling and a surveillance programme for women who are at high risk of breast cancer. As a pioneer in surgeon-performed ultrasound, he is proficient in ultrasound guided interventions for breast and thyroid conditions.


  • Accredited at the Following Hospitals

    Holy Spirit Northside

    Princess Alexandra Hospital

    Wesley Hospital

  • Special Interests

    Minimal Invasive Parathyroid Surgery

    Office Ultrasound Thyroid/Parathyroid Conditions

    Parathyroid Surgery

    Thyroid Surgery

    Ultrasound Guided Needle Biopsy Thyroid Lesions

  • Associations

    Australian Medical Association (AMA)

    Australian Society of Ultrasound in Medicine (ASUM)

    Chair RACS Research & Evaluation (incorporating ASERNIPS) Committee

    Chairman Breast & Endocrine Surgery Craft Group: Wesley Hospital

    Chairman Surgery Q Group: BreastScreen Qld

    Chairman: Breast and Endocrine Surgical Unit, Princess Alexandra Hospital

    Chairman: Brisbane Metro South Breast Cancer Institute Advisory Committee

    Committee Member: Quality Management Committee, BreastScreen Qld

    Committee Member: State Monitoring Committee, BreastScreen Qld

    Fellow of American College of Surgeons (F.A.C.S.)

    Fellow of Royal Australasian College of Surgeons

    Member Australian & NZ Endocrine Surgeons (AES)

    Member Breast Surgeons of Australia & NZ (BreastSurgANZ)

    Member Breast Surgery International (BSI)

    Member Evaluation Sub Committee (ESC) of Medical Services Advisory Committee (MSAC)

    Member International Association Endocrine Surgeons (I.A.E.S.)

    Member International Society of Surgery (I.S.S.)

    Member of Australian Society of Ultrasound in Medicine (ASUM) Accreditation Board for CCPU (Certificate Clinician Performed Ultrasound)

    Member of kConFab: Kathleen Cunningham Foundation, Consortium for research into Familial Breast Cancer

    Member RACS Research & Academic Surgery Committee

    Surgical Director: Breast Cancer Family Clinic, BreastScreen Queensland, North Brisbane Service, Chermside.

  • Appointments

    Member International Society of Surgery (ISS)

    VMO Breast & Endocrine Unit Princess Alexandra Hospital

    Member International Association Endocrine Surgeons (I.A.E.S.) Full member AES

    Professsor University of Qld

    Former Elected Councillor Royal Australasian College Surgeons

  • Affiliations

    Academic Title: Professor in Surgery, University of Qld 2018

    Collaborative Research with Senior Scientists in University of Qld Diamantina Institute for Cancer, Immunology & Metabolic Medicine, Translational Research Institute, Princess Alexandra Hospital

    Graduate School of Medicine - Southside Clinical Division, TRI, PAH

    Tutorship Medical Students Graduate Medical School at both Princess Alexandra Hospital & Wesley Hospital

Practice Locations

  • Silverton Place

    101 Wickham Terrace

    Brisbane, Queensland 4000


  • McCullough Centre

    25 McCullough Street

    Sunnybank, Brisbane, Queensland 4109


Contact Details

Australian & New Zealand Endocrine Surgeons

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

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