A/Professor. Mark Sywak

Public Officer Specialist Endocrine Surgeon

A/Professor. Mark Sywak

Clin. A/Professor. Mark Sywak is a specialist Endocrine Surgeon focused on the treatment of patients with thyroid, parathyroid and adrenal problems. He performs over 500 endocrine surgery procedures per year

He is a graduate of the University of Sydney Medical School and a Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons. Dr Sywak is Head of the Department of Endocrine and Oncology Surgery at Royal North Shore Hospital and a Clinical Associate Professor at the University of Sydney. He has a strong interest in thyroid cancer research and is heavily involved in surgical training as the Supervisor of Surgical Training for the Northern Sydney rotation of the College of Surgeons.

Qualifications

  • Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons
  • Master of Medicine Clinical Epidemiology (MMed) 2009
  • University of Sydney Medical School (MBBS) 1992
  • Medical Board of Australia

Post-graduate Training

  • Fellow in Endocrine Surgery and Surgical Oncology, University of Calgary and Tom Baker Cancer Center, Canada 2001-2003
  • Specialty training in General Surgery Royal North Shore Hospital 1997-2000

Memberships

  • Australian Endocrine Surgeons
  • American Associations of Endocrine Surgeons
  • International Association of Endocrine Surgeons
  • Asian Association of Endocrine Surgeons
  • Australian Society for Ultrasound in Medicine
  • Australian Medical Association

Professional Activities

  • Supervisor of Surgical training for Northern Sydney rotation of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons
  • Head of Department of Endocrine and Oncology Surgery Royal North Shore Hospital
  • Head of General Surgery Department North Shore Private Hospital
  • Convenor of Endocrine Section, 81st Annual Scientific Congress Royal
  • Australasian College of Surgeons, Kuala Lumpur, May 2012
  • Invited Speaker Asian Association of Endocrine Surgeons Scientific Meeting, Singapore March 2012
  • Invited Speaker Asian and Oceania Thyroid Association Congress, October 2012
  • Accredited at the Following Hospitals

    Royal North Shore Hospital

    Manly District Hospital

    North Shore Private Hospital

    Mater Hospital, North Sydney

  • Appointments

    Head of Department, Endocrine and Oncology Unit, University of Sydney

    Clinical Associate Professor, University of Sydney

    Public Officer, Australian Endocrine Surgeons

  • Special Interests

    Minimally Invasive Thyroid and Parathyroid Surgery

    Laparoscopic Adrenal Surgery

    Posterior retro-peritoneoscopic Adrenalectomy

    Neuroendocrine Tumours

    Thyroid and parathyroid ultrasound

  • Associations

    International Association of Endocrine Surgeons (IAES)

    American Association of Endocrine Surgeons (AAES)

    Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons

    Asian Association of Endocrine Surgeons

Practice Locations

  • Sydney Endocrine Surgery

    Sydney Endocrine Surgery
    Suite 202, Level 2
    69 Christie St
    AMA House, St Leonards NSW 2065

    Driving Directions

  • Royal North Shore Hospital

    Combined Endocrine Surgical Clinic
    Suite 1, Level 3
    Acute Services Bldg
    52 Reserve Road, Royal North Shore Hospital
    St Leonards NSW 2065

    Driving Directions

Contact Details

(02) 9437 1731

(02) 9437 1732

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www.sydneyendocrinesurgery.com.au

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