Dr James AskewDr James Askew (BSc, MBBS, FRACS) is a Queensland trained General Surgeon. He graduated from the University of Queensland in 2003 and completed General Surgical training in 2010, obtaining Fellowship of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons (FRACS). Dr Askew is also accredited by the Gastroentroloigcal Society of Australia for diagnostic and therapeutic endoscopy and colonoscopy. Following General Surgical training he was selected onto the Australian & New Zealand Gastric & Oesophageal Surgery Association (ANZGOSA) post-fellowship training program. This involved two years of sub-specialist training in Upper GI and bariatric surgery in New Zealand and Melbourne.

Dr Askew is an Associate Lecturer with UQ, has published articles in HPB and the ANZ Journal of Surgery and has presented at the International Society for Diseases of the Oesophagus meeting. He is working at the Sunshine Coast University Private Hospital where he is providing an elective and acute general surgical service.


Dr James Askew
General Surgeon
Upper GI Surgeon
Bariatric Surgeon


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