St Vincent’s Private Hospital Sydney, NSW
Professor Reginald Lord is an upper gastrointestinal and general surgeon who treats Barrett’s oesophagus, gastro-oesophageal reflux and oesophageal cancer. He also performs weight loss surgery.Prof Reginald Lord was the first surgeon to use endoscopic radiofrequency ablation therapy for Barrett’s oesophagus in Australia, and was a pioneer of Bravo wireless probe testing for gastro-oesophageal reflux. He was also the first surgeon to perform robotic general surgery in Australia.
Reginald received his medical degree from the University of Sydney, a postgraduate research degree from the University of New South Wales, and is a Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons.
He trained in general surgery at St Vincent’s Hospital, Sydney. Following this he spent more than 5 years at the University of Southern California, Los Angeles, where he was a part of the renowned Foregut Surgery Department, at that time considered the world’s leading oesophageal surgery unit. During his time there he was a member of the team that first performed the gastric sleeve operation for weight loss.