|Dr. Andrew Kiyingi
Dr. Andrew Kiyingi
Bariatric & General Surgeon
MBChB, PGDipSurgAnat, FRACS
Andrew Kiyingi is specialist weight-loss and general surgeon with advanced training in minimally invasive surgery. After completing his schooling in Sydney, Andrew graduated from the University of Otago (NZ) and was awarded the University Gold Medal in General Practice. Andrew went on to complete his surgical training at St Vincents Hospital in Melbourne and was awarded Fellowship (FRACS) under the Royal Australian College of Surgeons in 2014.
Andrew has since undertaken 3 years of advanced sub-specialist training in bariatric and minimally invasive surgery, which included the prestigious Phoenix Health Bariatric Fellowship in Liverpool, England, in 2016. During this time he spent 12 months working alongside world renowned expert Prof David Kerrigan, who is one of the pioneers of laparoscopic bariatric surgery in the UK. Andrew was involved in over 300 bariatric procedures which enabled him to master his skills as a surgeon of excellence and manage complex cases.
In 2017 Andrew relocated to Perth to join practice with A/Prof Chandraratna which was a perfect lifestyle fit for his young family. Andrew performs all aspects of general surgery and is also accredited for colonoscopy. He is currently a Surgical Trainer for the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons. Andrew truly values the highest quality of personalised patient care. He is passionate about empowering patients through an integrated team approach for the best possible outcome.
Dr Andrew Kiyingi performs the following procedures:
- Mini Gastric Bypass
- Roux-En-Y Gastric Bypass
- Sleeve Gastrectomy
- Conversion From Gastric Band