Dr Tim Wright

BMBS, FRCS, DM, FRACS

Dr. Tim Wright

Dr Tim Wright is a specialist general surgeon completing his training in the UK and Australia in General and Laparoscopic surgery.

Dr Wright has a special interest in Advanced Laparoscopic techniques performing Obesity and other general surgeries and has an extensive experience over 20 years with all common weight loss operations- Gastric banding, Sleeve gastrectomy and Gastric bypass.

He has also done many revision procedures from previous failed weight loss surgeries.

When not doing obesity surgery, Tim is a busy general surgeon both in Public and Private Hospitals .

He has a strong interest in surgery for Oesophageal and Gastric Cancer, Gastro Oesophageal Reflux Disease (GORD) and hernia surgery. The majority of his surgery is done laparoscopically (keyhole).

Dr Wright is also accredited to perform all types of endoscopy including ERCP.

The Sydney Institute for Obesity Surgery (SIOS) are delighted to have Dr Tim Wright working with our Elite team of surgeons to provide our patients with the latest surgical technology and wealth of experience in Weight loss and general surgeries.

Current Appointment:

John Hunter Hospital

Private Hospitals:

Lake Macquarie (Gateshead)

Newcastle Private (New Lambton Heights)

Lingard (Merewether)

Sydney Area

The Sydney Private Hospital – Ashfield

Delmar Private Hospital –Dee Why

  • International Federation for the Surgery of Obesity and Metabolic Disorders
  • The American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy
  • American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery
  • Obesity surgery society of australia and newzealand
  • Society for surgery of the alimentary