Urological and Transplant Surgeon
Dr Avi Raman is a Urological and Transplant Surgeon specialising in all aspects of urology and renal transplantation. He has a particular interest in minimally invasive laparoscopic and robotic uro-oncology, benign urological conditions and stone disease. Originally from the UK, Dr Raman completed his medical degree in 2004 at the University of New South Wales and subsequently completed a Masters in Public Health.
Dr Raman finished his general surgical training and went on to complete advanced Urological training in New South Wales. Following this, he was admitted to the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons with full accreditation as a Urologist.
Dr Raman recently completed a highly acclaimed Fellowship at the Royal Free Hospital in London specialising in minimally invasive Renal Surgery. The Royal Free Hospital is one of the largest Renal Surgery units in the world, and Dr Raman worked alongside several world- renowned urologists. On completing his fellowship Dr Raman worked as a Renal Surgery Consultant at the Royal Free Hospital, before returning to Newcastle in 2017. He brings his extensive experience in endoscopic, robotic, laparoscopic and open urological and transplant surgery here to Newcastle and the Hunter area from November 2017.
Dr Raman has consulting rooms in Maitland, Merewether and Gateshead, and operates in the public sector at the John Hunter and Maitland Hospitals as well as privately at Lingard Private and Maitland Private Hospitals.