Dr. Owen UngEndocrine Surgeon

Dr. Owen UngDr. Owen Ung

Owen is the Director for the Centre for Breast Health, Head of the Breast and Endocrine Surgery Unit at the Royal Brisbane and Women's Hospital and Professor in Surgery University of Queensland Medical School. His clinical interests are breast cancer and endocrine disorders (thyroid and parathyroid).

He is a committed clinician, researcher and teacher who lectures and publishes widely. He is a principle investigator for a number of major Australian and New Zealand clinical trials relating to the management of the axilla and regional nodes in breast cancer. Through the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons, he plays an active role in surgical training, assessment and examination.

Owen has obtained extensive administrative and management experience through his various clinical leadership roles and is active on numerous State and National Committees. Previous national representations include: Board Member of General Surgeons Australia (GSA), Chair of the Breast Section of the Royal Australian College of Surgeons (RACS) and Chair of the Breast Group of the Clinical Oncology Society of Australia (COSA). He was elected to the Chairmanship of RACS Queensland State Committee in 2015.



  • Accredited at the Following Hospitals

    Royal Brisbane and Women's Hospital

    Wesley Hospital

    St Andrews Hospital

  • Appointments

    Professor, University of Queensland

    Head Endocrine Surgery Unit, Royal Brisbane and Women's Hospital

    Director Centre for Breast Health, Royal Brisbane and Women's Hospital

    Court of Examiners, Royal Australasian College of Surgeons

    Chairman RACS Qld State Committee

  • Special Interests

    Thyroid, Parathyroid, Adrenal Surgery

Practice Locations

  • Location

    52, Ground Floor
    Sandford Jackson Bld
    30 Chasely Street
    Auchenflower QLD 4066

    Driving Directions

  • St Andrew's War Memorial Hospital

    Level 6 Suite 6.3
    457 Wickham Terrace
    Spring Hill Qld 4000

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  • Holy Spirit Northside Private Hospital

    Level 3
    Medical Centre
    627 Rode Road
    Chermside Qld 4032

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Contact Details

(07) 3226 3800

(07) 3870 3205

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