Dr Andrew Pearson
B.Ap.Sci (Physio) MBBS (Hons) FRACS
- General Surgery
- Hepatobiliary & Pancreatic Surgery
- Obesity Surgery
Dr Andrew Pearson is a specialist General Surgeon with an interest in acute general surgery, trauma surgery and surgery of the liver, pancreas and biliary tract. He is also trained in gastroscopy and colonoscopy.
Dr Pearson has attained degrees in both Physiotherapy and Medicine from the University of Sydney and completed his Fellowship with the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons through Royal North Shore Hospital. Dr Pearson completed a year of fellowship training in liver, pancreas and biliary surgery at Royal North Shore and has also attained a Fellowship in General Practice from the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners.
His areas of specific interest include acute, emergency and trauma surgery as well as surgery of the liver, pancreas and gallbladder. He also has an interest in abdominal wall hernia repair. Dr Pearson has appointments at Sydney Adventist Hospital, Northern Beaches Hospital and Hornsby Ku-ring-gai hospital. He consults in Hornsby and at the Northern Beaches Hospital.
Dr Pearson is also an active member of the Australian Defence Force and has deployed on multiple occasions to both military conflicts and on humanitarian assistance missions.
Dr Pearson has published research on emergency surgery, biliary malignancy and pancreatitis. His current area of interest is how best to prepare Australian General Surgeons for deployment with the Australian Defence Force.