Dr Raaj Chandra
MBBS, BMed Sc, MEd, FRACSVisit specialist website
- General Surgery
Areas of Interest
- Colonoscopy Gastroscopy Advanced laparoscopic surgery Bowel resection Perianal conditions Haemorrhoids
St Vincent’s Private Hospital Fitzroy, VIC
Dr Raaj Chandra is an experienced colorectal surgeon specialising in minimally-invasive surgery for colorectal cancer, inflammatory bowel disease as well as endoscopic procedures and perianal disease.Dr Chandra underwent medical training at the University of Tasmania. Following this, he served in the Royal Australian Air Force as a full time medical officer. He then embarked upon advanced general surgical and trauma training at the Alfred Hospital in Melbourne.
He has completed further subspecialty training comprising 3 years of post-fellowship training in colorectal surgery at the Royal Adelaide Hospital, Geelong Hospital and St Vincent’s Hospital and he’s a member of the Colorectal Surgical Society of Australia and New Zealand.
Raaj has a keen interest in the education of medical students, junior doctors and senior trainees. He is an active participant in research and has published widely.