Dr Michael Egerton


Languages: English


  • General Surgery

Areas of Interest

  • Gastroscopy
  • Colonoscopy
  • Breast cancer surgery
  • Endocrine surgery
  • Colorectal and bowel surgery

St Vincent’s Private Hospital Toowoomba, QLD

Downs Specialist Centre
146 Mackenzie Street
Toowoomba QLD 4350

T: (07) 4580 0828

F: (07) 4580 0829

Downs Endoscopy Services
Entrance 2
St Vincent's Private Hospital
22–36 Scott Street
Toowoomba QLD 4350

T: (07) 4639 2748

F: (07) 4639 5429

E: admin@downsendo.com.au


Dr Michael Egerton is a general surgeon who’s spent almost four decades caring for the Toowoomba community.

Dr Egerton offers a wide range of general surgery procedures but has a particular interest in gastroscopy, colonoscopy, breast cancer surgery, colorectal and bowel cancer surgery, upper gastrointestinal surgery, and endocrine surgery.

Michael graduated with a Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery from the University of Queensland in 1979. He’s had a close connection with the community of Toowoomba from the outset of his career, from his experience as a medical student in 1978 to when he settled there in 1980 as a junior doctor. He was made a Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons in 1986.

He was the Director of Surgery at Toowoomba Base Hospital from 1986 to 1991, and was instrumental in introducing minimally-invasive laparoscopic surgery to the region.

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