Located on St Andrews War Memorial Hospital Campus
Dr Rishendran Naidoo’s background includes formal training in cardiothoracic surgery in South Africa having attained the Fellowship of the College of Cardiothoracic Surgeons in 2005 and subsequently the Master of Medicine (MMED) in Cardiothoracic Surgery in 2008.
Dr Naidoo relocated to Australia in 2006 and after attaining the Fellowship of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons in May 2010, commenced consultant practice in November 2010 at The Prince Charles Hospital. He currently performs both cardiac and thoracic surgery and is part of the lung transplantation team.
Dr Naidoo offers outpatient consulting at St Andrews War Memorial Hospital Sessional suites on alternate Tuesday mornings with operating days on the first Thursday morning of the month.
Dr Naidoo’s interests include the management of lung cancer (early and advanced stage) thoracoscopic surgery and mediastinal masses. He currently sees patients at both St Andrew’s War Memorial Hospital and The Prince Charles Hospital.